Accession Number : AD0874728

Title :   Boat, Bridge Erection.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. on materiel test procedure.

Corporate Author : ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date : 22 JUL 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : This Army Service Test Procedure describes test methods and techniques for evaluating the performance and characteristics of Bridge Erection Boats (used for erecting Tactical Floating Bridges and Rafts), and for determining their suitability for service use by the U. S. Army. The evaluation is related to criteria expressed in applicable Qualitative Materiel Requirements (QMR), Small Development Requirements (SDR), Technical Characteristics (TC), or other appropriate design requirements and specifications.

Descriptors :   (*BRIDGES, FLOATS), (*FLOATS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), TOWED BODIES, MANEUVERABILITY, FUEL CONSUMPTION, MAINTAINABILITY, TEST METHODS, HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, MARINE SAFETY EQUIPMENT, AMPHIBIOUS OPERATIONS.

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE