LIGHTWEIGHT OIL CONTAINMENT SYSTEM, LOW TENSION BARRIER SYSTEM. PART I

The report presents the results of studies and tests of a low tension light weight oil containment system. The system is capable of deployment from an aircraft and deploys rapidly with a minimum of support equipment. The barrier design described uses an external tension shock absorbing bridle line to insure the barrier a high degree of high sea surface confirmability. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Wilson Industries, Incorporated

    Oil Containment Division
    Houston, TX  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Houser, J R
  • Publication Date: 1971-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: 465 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00016687
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: USCG-714102/A/001 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-CG-00490-A
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 27 1972 12:00AM