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
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE