The potential military roles of the ocean-going tug/barge fleet are discussed; it is concluded that the existing commercial fleet, together with the extensive building facilities available for this class of vessel, provides a substantial sea-lift capacity for military purposes, both in peacetime and on mobilisation.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Department of Ocean Engineering, 77 Massachusetts Avenue
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02139
  • Authors:
    • Kaskin, J D
  • Publication Date: 1979-7

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 331 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00329885
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Ship Research Association
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Report 80-1
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 12 1981 12:00AM