Accession Number : ADA018049
Title : Current Measurement System Design Support. Volume II.
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 : 295
Abstract : The report documents the design support and engineering services provided to the Naval Facilities Engineering Command to establish a system to reliably 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, Motion, Drag, Gravity, Force(Mechanics), Stresses, Floats, Buoys, Cable assemblies, Wire rope, Specifications, Measuring instruments, Oceanographic equipment, Direction finding, Reels
Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE