PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF VIBRATION GENERATOR TESTS ON NS SAVANNAH AT DOCKSIDE

Vibration-generator tests were made on N.S. Savannah at dockside in shallow water with none of the ship's equipment operating. Amplitudes of vibration measured on the hull and on selected items of equipment are reported. Areas where vibrations were excessive are listed. Recommendations are made for improving the vibratory response of items associated with the nuclear power plant.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This document is available for review at the Department of Commerce Library, Main Commerce Building, Washington, D.C., under reference number DTMB-1527.
  • Corporate Authors:

    David Taylor Model Basin

    Structural Mechanics Laboratory
    Washington, DC  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Birmingham, J T
  • Publication Date: 1961-5

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 36 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00026428
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 1527
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 11 1973 12:00AM