Open Water Field Trials of an Instrumented Conventional Lifeboat

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleTechnical Report; no. TR-2010-19
Physical description9 p.
SubjectPerformance; TEMPSC; field trials; lifeboat; open water
AbstractThis report presents the results of field trials to assess the performance of a 20 person totally enclosed motor propelled survival craft (TEMPSC) in open water. The purpose of these tests was to determine the performance characteristics of the lifeboat, which has recently undergone modifications to the propeller and nozzle. The trials were conducted in the open water of Conception Bay beginning July 19, 2010 and ending July 20, 2010 out of Memorial University of Newfoundland Marine Institute’s Holyrood facility.
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Record identifier10900402-7f30-4160-bbbc-c4698763c636
Record created2011-03-22
Record modified2016-10-03
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