THE OIL AND THE ICE. HULL NO. 1679 CONQUERS THE PACK

Four East Coast shipyards were involved in the transformation of the tanker SS Manhattan into the worlds largest icebreaker in seven months. Details are given for the design of the icebreaking bow, hull strengthening, winterization, machinery changes and specialized electronics.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    30 Church Street
    New York, NY  USA  10007
  • Publication Date: 1969-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 6 p.
  • Serial:
    • Marine Engineering/Log
    • Volume: 74
    • Issue Number: 12
    • Publisher: New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corp.
    • ISSN: 0732-5460

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00005941
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 25 1973 12:00AM