Accession Number : ADA186146

Title :   The EX-SHADWELL-Full Scale Fire Research and Test Ship.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Carhart, Homer W ; Williams, Frederick W

PDF Url : ADA186146

Report Date : 06 Oct 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 103

Abstract : The EX-SHADWELL is a decommissioned Land Ship Dock (LSD-15) which is being converted to a damage control test bed. Full scale testing of most facets of damage control can be accomplished on this ship. It will be located at the U.S Coast Guard Fire and Safety Test Detachment, Mobile, Alabama. This report describes the overall general capabilities for the EX-SHADWELL along with supporting documents for developing specific test plan for RDT&E aboard the vessel. (Author)

Descriptors :   *DAMAGE CONTROL, *SHIP FIRES, ALABAMA, DOCUMENTS, PLANNING, SHIPS, TEST AND EVALUATION, TEST BEDS, TEST EQUIPMENT, AMPHIBIOUS SHIPS

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE