Accession Number : ADA955313

Title :   Sectionalized Plywood, Petroleum Barges,

Corporate Author : ENGINEER BOARD FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Clement, Carl H., Jr

Report Date : 15 JUL 1943

Pagination or Media Count : 72

Abstract : This report covers the tests of a plywood barge for the transportation of petroleum products or deck loads. It recommends one of the designs tested as satisfactory for this purpose. It finds three types of cell linings which will prevent the leakage of gasoline. It further finds that a section of the barge may be used for fuel storage.

Descriptors :   *BARGES, PETROLEUM PRODUCTS, TRANSPORTATION, STORAGE, AVIATION FUELS, LININGS.

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE