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