MAINTENANCE OF MARINE STRUCTURES; A STATE OF THE ART SUMMARY; FINAL REPT. MAY 92-MAY 93

This document is the final research report for Marad sponsored research contract SR-1347. The intent of the research was to provide an overview of the current state of the art of specific areas in the field of ship maintenance through the exclusive review of pertinent Ship Structures Committee (SSC) reports. The topics discussed in the report include; reliability based design, welding, mechanical fastening techniques, fatigue, structural fractures, instrumentation, vibration, corrosion, inspection non-destructive- testing, (NDT), and instrumentation. The topics are in accordance with the National Academy's recommended research topics for 93-94 fiscal year in the ship structures field. In addition to the research report, a database was developed to aid researchers in finding SSC reports of interest to their specific topics.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also AD-A231 442, PB91-193441 and PB92-163286. Sponsored by Ship Structure Committee, Washington, DC. and Maritime Administration, Washington, DC. Office of Acquisition.
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of California, Berkeley

    Institute of Transportation Studies Library
    Berkeley, CA  United States  94720

    Ship Structure Committee

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

    Maritime Administration

    Office of Acquisition, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Bea, R G
    • Hutchison, S C
  • Publication Date: 1993-5

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 159 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00670574
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SSC-372
  • Contract Numbers: DTMA91-92-CA-200096; SR-1347
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 11 2003 12:00AM