Accession Number:

ADB210667

Title:

Demonstration: Seawater Hydraulic Transfer Pump. Phase 2.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Oct 94-Aug 95,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL FACILITIES ENGINEERING SERVICE CENTER PORT HUENEME CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

39.0

Abstract:

The Naval Facilities Engineering Service Center NFESC has successfully completed the Phase II demonstration of a seawater hydraulic powered CCN-150 transfer pump. The objective of this demonstration was to compare performance parameters for the CCN-150 transfer pump powered by a Fenner F60 seawater motor against the transfer pump powered by the standard Rexroth oil hydraulic motor. Tests of the seawater hydraulic-powered CCN- 150 transfer pump were conducted between 46 and 51 horsepower due to available power sources. Scaling of the transfer pump performance curves showed that the seawater hydraulic-powered CCN-150 transfer pump achieved equivalent performance to the oil hydraulic-powered CCN-150 pump system, confirming that a seawater hydraulic design for the CCN-1 50 transfer pump is practical using commercial components.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Hydraulic and Pneumatic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE