SHIP FRACTURE MECHANISMS. PART 2. A NON-EXPERT'S GUIDE FOR INSPECTING AND DETERMINING THE CAUSES OF SIGNIFICANT SHIP FRACTURES; TECHNICAL REPT. 15 MAY 83-15 SEP 86

The document is the second part of a report on ship fracture mechanisms. It is a guide for inspectors and surveyors who are not experts in metallurgy or fracture mechanics and is intended to assist them in investigating and determining the causes of ship fractures. The report includes methods for carrying out an examination of fractures and guidance in documenting these failures. The full investigation of fracture mechanisms are found in Part 1 of the report.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also PB91-133405.; Prepared in cooperation with Giannotti and Associates, Inc., Annapolis, MD. Sponsored by Coast Guard, Washington, DC. Office of Merchant Marine Safety.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Ship Structure Committee

    National Academy of Science, 2101 Constitution Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20418

    Giannotti & Associates, Incorporated

    703 Giddings Avenue
    Annapolis, MD  United States 

    Coast Guard Office of Marine Safety, Security and Environmental Protection.

    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Authors:
    • Stambaugh, K A
    • Wood, W A
  • Publication Date: 1990

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 49 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00666800
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SSC-337-PT-2
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 3 1994 12:00AM