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.
- 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.
Ship Structure CommitteeNational Academy of Science, 2101 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC United States 20418
Giannotti & Associates, Incorporated703 Giddings Avenue
Annapolis, MD United States
Coast Guard Office of Marine Safety, Security and Environmental Protection.Washington, DC United States
- Stambaugh, K A
- Wood, W A
- Publication Date: 1990
- Pagination: 49 p.
- TRT Terms: Cracking; Failure; Fracture mechanics; Fracture properties; Hulls; Joints (Engineering); Plates (Engineering); Ship structural components; Welds
- Uncontrolled Terms: Ship hulls; Welded joints
- Old TRIS Terms: Cracking(Fracturing); Metal plates; Ship plates
- Subject Areas: Bridges and other structures; Marine Transportation; Vehicles and Equipment;
- 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