Accession Number : ADA119506
Title : Marine Railways. Design Manual 29.2.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : NAVAL FACILITIES ENGINEERING COMMAND ALEXANDRIA VA
PDF Url : ADA119506
Report Date : Jan 1982
Pagination or Media Count : 52
Abstract : Design criteria and construction information for use by qualified engineers are presented for marine railways, Category Code 213-20. The contents include: comparison with drydocks; site selection; dimensions; design loads, groundways, cradles; hauling systems, controls; and support facilities. (Author)
Descriptors : *Marine engineering, *Railroads, *Ground support equipment, *Naval vessels, Repair, Drydocks, Hoists, Inspection, Site selection, Experimental design, Manuals
Subject Categories : Information Science
Surface Transportation and Equipment
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE