This is a report on design and manufacture of a British 46-meter minehunter built of GFRP. This is reputed to be the largest GFRP ship in the world and its design and construction represent a milestone in the history of shipbuilding and the technology of composite materials. Extensive test data are presented and construction details are discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Iliffe Science and Technology Publications Limited

    32 High Street
    Guildford, Surrey,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Thomas, JAG
  • Publication Date: 1972-3

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 79-82
  • Serial:
    • Composites
    • Volume: 3
    • Issue Number: 2
    • Publisher: Iliffe Science and Technology Publications Limited

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00044119
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 11 1973 12:00AM