Accession Number : AD0284222

Title :   DEEP-OCEAN STUDIES, SERVICE VEHICLE

Descriptive Note : Rept. on type C.

Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CALIF

Personal Author(s) : TAYLOR,DOUGLAS

Report Date : 13 AUG 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : A survey was conducted to determine present capability for deep-ocean work. A summary of previous underwater experience and a brief description of 18 different underwater-vehicle concepts and prototypes are given. Criteria are provided as a basis for the design of two suitable vehicles for the construction and maintenance of deep-ocean structures. (Author)

Descriptors :   *UNDERWATER EQUIPMENT, *VEHICLES, CONSTRUCTION, DIVING, SALVAGE, UNDERWATER

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE