Accession Number : AD0717626

Title :   Technical Operation of the Merchant Marine. Number 15-16, 1963. Marine Nuclear Steam Turbine Installations,

Corporate Author : NAVAL INTELLIGENCE COMMAND ALEXANDRIA VA TRANSLATION DIV

Personal Author(s) : Strumpe,P. I.

Report Date : 28 JAN 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 161

Abstract : A short review of marine nuclear steam power plants is presented, and basic types of marine power reactors, nuclear fuel used, thermal diagrams, steam generators and the power plants of marine nuclear steam power plants are examined. Additionally, weight and size characteristics of marine nuclear steam power plants are presented, and problems of the economics of atomic transport ships are also taken up briefly. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NUCLEAR POWERED SHIPS, STEAM TURBINES), (*STEAM TURBINES, *MARINE NUCLEAR PROPULSION), ELECTRIC POWER PRODUCTION, NUCLEAR REACTORS, WEIGHT, CARGO SHIPS, ECONOMICS, USSR

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Nuclear Propulsion

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE