Accession Number : AD0164005

Title :   Salvage Work Vehicle.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Odum,William T. ; Elkins,James H. ; Coggings,Thomas M.

Report Date : 14 NOV 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A salvage work vehicle having attachment means to provide propulsive engagement with large salvage pontoons is disclosed in the patent. The attachment of vehicle and pontoon is accomplished by means of a vacuum attachment coupler.

Descriptors :   (*UNDERWATER VEHICLES, *PATENTS), SALVAGE, DEEP SUBMERGENCE, UNDERWATER PROPULSION, HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE, ATTACHMENT

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE