Accession Number : AD0712186

Title :   SHIP RESPONSE RESULTS FROM THE FIRST OPERATIONAL SEASON ABOARD THE CONTAINER VESSEL S.S. BOSTON.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. Jul 68-1 Oct 69,

Corporate Author : TELEDYNE MATERIALS RESEARCH CO WALTHAM MASS

Personal Author(s) : Fain,Richard A. ; Schofield,Bradford H. ; Cragin,John Q.

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : The advent of containership operation has made advisable a project involved in instrumenting a container to develop data that will provide increased reliability and economy in future designs. A technical report is made, describing the instrumentation utilized and data from three voyages.

Descriptors :   (*MERCHANT VESSELS, RESPONSE), (*MARINE ENGINEERING, CARGO VESSELS), OCEAN WAVES, STRESSES, ACCELERATION, INSTRUMENTATION, DATA PROCESSING, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE