NEW YORK HARBOR SITE REPORT
Environmental data related to the port of New York and its use by nuclear powered ships such as N.S. Savannah are summarized. N.S. Savannah operations are reviewed, followed by a site description, which includes: physical characteristics, geology, seismology, tidal hydraulics, climatology, population, water supply, industrial characteristics, agriculture, marine foods, and port environmental surveillance. Consequences of credible accidents are also considered. Proposed N.S. Savannah exposure criteria under emergency conditions are discussed in an appendix.
- This document is available for review at the Department of Commerce Library, Main Commerce Building, Washington, D.C., under reference number MA-SR-6.
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- Publication Date: 1962-5
- Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
- Pagination: 57 p.
- TRT Terms: Marine terminals; Nuclear powered ships; Port structures; Ports; Safety; Standards; Surveys
- Uncontrolled Terms: Safety standards
- Geographic Terms: New York (State)
- Old TRIS Terms: Emergency contingency plans
- Subject Areas: Marine Transportation; Safety and Human Factors; Terminals and Facilities;
- Accession Number: 00026565
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: Maritime Administration
- Files: TRIS, USDOT
- Created Date: Jun 15 1973 12:00AM