Accession Number : ADA018048

Title :   Current Measurement System Design Support. Volume I.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. on Phase 1,

Corporate Author : WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MASS

Personal Author(s) : Walden,Robert G.

Report Date : 14 JUN 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 396

Abstract : The report documents the design support and engineering services provided to the Naval Facilities Engineering Command to establish a system to reliably and accurately measure deep ocean currents in support of ocean engineering and construction projects. The report includes an environmental model, a survey of current meters, moor/meter interaction analysis, subsystem tests, system trade-off studies, system design and procurement specifications.

Descriptors :   *Ocean currents, *Flowmeters, *Mooring, Deep oceans, Deep water, Measurement, Specifications, Time series analysis, Statistical data, Depth, Test equipment, Diagrams, Oceanographic equipment, Profiles, Ultrasonics

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE