Accession Number : AD0163948

Title :   Collection and Disposal of Ship's Sewage.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Walker,Charles W.

Report Date : 20 MAR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent provides a system for collecting ships' overboard discharges by running the discharges by gravity through a floating pipe and discharging the discharges into a submerged sewage pumping plant or holding station from whence it is pumped into the nearest domestic collection manhole.

Descriptors :   (*PATENTS, SANITARY ENGINEERING), (*SHIPS, *SANITARY ENGINEERING), HARBORS, DISPOSAL, DESIGN, FLOATS, STORAGE TANKS

Subject Categories : Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE