Accession Number : AD0163978
Title : Folded Tensioned Highline System.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Hanke,August M.
Report Date : 30 JAN 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : The patent relates to a highline transfer system for transferring loads between ships underway at sea having a highline winch and a ram tensioner to compensate for relative ship motion and a folded highline connected to a winch having three drums.
Descriptors : (*POSITIONING DEVICES(MACHINERY), *PATENTS), (*CARGO SHIPS, *INVENTORY CONTROL), CARGO, HANDLING, LOGISTICS, SHIP AUXILIARY EQUIPMENT
Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE