Accession Number : AD0709146

Title :   MARINE ENVIRONMENTAL FIRE AND SAFETY TEST FACILITY.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept.,

Corporate Author : COAST GUARD WASHINGTON D C APPLIED TECHNOLOGY DIV

Personal Author(s) : McDaniel,Dale E.

Report Date : 08 JUL 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The paper describes the background for the development of the Coast Guard's Fire and Safety Test Facility at Mobile Alabama. It describes the facility and reports briefly on the first series of shipboard fire tests conducted during the first test session starting 26 May 1970. A brief resume of future testing is given. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SHIP FIRES, FIRE SAFETY), (*FIRE SAFETY, *TEST FACILITIES), ULTRAVIOLET DETECTORS, INFRARED DETECTORS, GAS DETECTORS, SMOKE, FIRE EXTINGUISHERS

Subject Categories : Safety Engineering
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE