Accession Number:

ADA402846

Title:

Engineering and Design. Navigation Locks - Fire Protection Provisions

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CORPS OF ENGINEERS WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1994-02-28

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

This manual sets forth design criteria and procedures to be used for fire protection Systems at USACE navigation locks. The fire hazards addressed herein are those presented by commercial vessels, tows, and recreational craft. The protection to be provided is solely for lock appurtenances, such as miter gates, operating machinery, bridges, and buildings. Any benefit afforded the above-mentioned craft is considered incidental.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE