Accession Number : AD0906715
Title : Explosive Dredge In-Country Evaluation.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD
Personal Author(s) : Sadwin, L. D.
Report Date : 10 NOV 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 25
Abstract : Twenty-six tons of sausage explosives were used to explosively excavate a canal northwest of Dong Tam, RVN. The canal constructed was about 2,000 feet long, 20 to 25 feet wide, and 4 to 5 feet deep. The In-Country Evaluation was conducted during November and December of 1970. (Author)
Descriptors : (*MILITARY ENGINEERING, EXPLOSIVE CHARGES), (*INLAND WATERWAYS, CRATERING), SILT, HANDLING, REMOVAL, EXPLOSIVES, AMMONIUM COMPOUNDS, NITRATES, GELS, DETONATING CORD, VIETNAM.
Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE