Accession Number : AD0860411
Title : Beach Materials Handling.
Descriptive Note : Technical note,
Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA
Personal Author(s) : Julian, Robert W.
Report Date : SEP 1969
Pagination or Media Count : 77
Abstract : The report considers the application of the large pallet concept to advance landing craft operations at the surf/beach interface. A large pallet size is selected, various methods for off-loading the pallet are analyzed, and the optimal unloading rate is studied. (Author)
Descriptors : (*AMPHIBIOUS OPERATIONS, LOGISTICS), (*LANDING CRAFT, PALLETS), OPTIMIZATION, CARGO VEHICLES, FORKLIFT VEHICLES, HOISTS, HANDLING, CARGO, NAVAL OPERATIONS.
Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
Naval Surface Warfare
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE