Accession Number : AD0845556

Title :   Icebreaker Propulsion Systems Feasibility Study - Phase I Presentation.

Corporate Author : NUS CORP ROCKVILLE MD

Report Date : 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 64

Abstract : This report provides the engineering and economic results of PHASE I of the United States Coast Guard Icebreaker Propulsion Feasibility Study. Phase I has included evaluations and comparisons of various propulsion systems for conceptual 15,000; 35,000; 55,000; and 75,000 SHP icebreaker applications. Only available machinery representing state-of-the-art technology has been investigated. (Author)

Descriptors :   *MARINE SURFACE PROPULSION), (*ICEBREAKERS, COAST GUARD RESEARCH, COAST GUARD, MARINE NUCLEAR PROPULSION, STEAM POWER PLANTS, DIESEL ENGINES, COST EFFECTIVENESS, MARINE ENGINEERING, MAINTAINABILITY, ECONOMICS.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE