ICE STRENGTHENING OF GREAT LAKES ORE CARRIERS -- A COMPUTER-AIDED ANALYSIS

The object of the study is to establish a widely applicable procedure for estimating the economic benefits to ship owners by extending the Great Lakes operating season in the movement, essentially, of pelletized iron ore. A computer program calculates the additional steel weights necessary to reinforce a vessel for ice.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

    Department of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
    Ann Arbor, MI  USA  48109
  • Authors:
    • Kaldjian, M
  • Publication Date: 1973-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: 24 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00048408
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 138
  • Contract Numbers: MA-1-35487
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 14 1973 12:00AM