INSTALLATION OF LEAD BALLAST ON NAVAL SUBMARINES

With the continuing increase in cost and size of naval submarines, one area where construction can be accomplished more efficiently is ballast installation, which has not substantially changed since the fleet type boats of World War II. This paper discusses some techniques for improving lead ballast installation in naval submarines.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • 42nd Annual Conf. Soc. Allied Weight Engrs., Anaheim, California, 23-25 May 1953, Paper No. 1535 (7 pp., 1 tab., 1 graph)
  • Authors:
    • Brustolon, E A
  • Publication Date: 1953

Language

  • English

Subject/Index Terms

  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00685168
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 14 1995 12:00AM