Accession Number : AD0856926

Title :   Feasibility Test of TRICON Container.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Dec 68-30 Apr 69,

Corporate Author : ARMY GENERAL EQUIPMENT TEST ACTIVITY FORT LEE VA

Personal Author(s) : Baggs, Frank H.

Report Date : JUN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : A Feasibility Test of a TRICON Container was conducted to determine adaptability for movement by railcar and standard military transport vehicle; to determine suitability for handling by standard military materials handling equipment; and to evaluate the safety aspects. It is concluded that the TRICON container meets the above objectives of the test and is considered technically feasible for military usage.

Descriptors :   (*CONTAINERS, TRANSPORTATION), FEASIBILITY STUDIES, CARGO VEHICLES, RAILROAD CARS, ARMY EQUIPMENT, TRAILERS, LOGISTICS, HANDLING, MAINTENANCE, RELIABILITY, SAFETY, SHEETS.

Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE