Accession Number : AD0774744

Title :   Cost Considerations for Handling Data Buoys at Sea,

Corporate Author : SCRIPPS INSTITUTION OF OCEANOGRAPHY LA JOLLA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Peloquin,R. A.

Report Date : OCT 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 52

Abstract : Plans for moving significant numbers of moored buoys must consider the costs of the servicing ship and the buoy handling system as well as the buoy costs. The selection of the ship which is to perform the deployment and servicing should be guided by objectively derived cost considerations. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Tenders(Vessels), *Buoys, *Cost analysis, Handling, Deployment, Ship personnel, Fuel consumption, Costs, Decision making

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE