Accession Number : AD0870215

Title :   Vickers Ship Model Experiment Tank, St. Albans, Herts., England,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s) : Mandel, Philip

Report Date : 05 MAY 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : The facilities and research work of the Vickers Ship Model Experiment Tanks are described. This commercial establishment specializes in surface ship model testing and hull form design. Its research is almost entirely concerned with the assembling and collating of information to aid the ship designer in the development of efficient hull forms. (Author)

Descriptors :   *WATER TUNNELS), (*SHIPS, (*SHIP HULLS, DESIGN), SHIP MODELS, MODEL TESTS, PERSONNEL, GREAT BRITAIN.

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE