Accession Number : ADD000097

Title :   Method and Apparatus for Emplacement of Long Beams in Rugged Sea Bottom Areas.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Melhose,Alfred E

Report Date : 11 Dec 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent relates to a method and apparatus for accurate emplacement of mechanical long beams, such as those incorporating acoustic transducers, in rugged sea bottom areas.

Descriptors :   *Underwater structures, *Emplacement, *Patents, Beams(Structural), Ocean bottom topography, Cranes, Positioning devices(Machinery)

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE