HOVERCRAFT TECHNOLOGY READY FOR DREDGING APPLICATIONS

Refinement and improvement in the concept of using a hovercraft for dredging operations is discussed. The air cushion principle is explained with the aid of the diagram. The paper illustrates two platform sizes arranged for 50- and 200-ton payloads.

  • Corporate Authors:

    World Trade Publications, Incorporated

    P.O. Box 269
    San Pedro, CA  USA  90733
  • Authors:
    • Plackett, M J
  • Publication Date: 1979-11

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  • Accession Number: 00311520
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 26 1980 12:00AM