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Title: Performance of Riverine Utility Craft (RUC) in Riverine Environments
Authors: Schreiner, Barton G.
Smith, Robert P.
Green, Charles E.
Mobility and Environmental Systems Laboratory (U.S.)
Keywords: Motor vehicles, Amphibious
Publisher: U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station
Series/Report no.: Technical Report (U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station);no. M-70-5
Abstract: The tests reported herein were requested and funded by the Department of the Navy, Naval Ship Systems Command. The tests were conducted during November 1969 at four sites in south Louisiana by personnel of the U. S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station (WES), Vehicle Studies Branch, under the general supervision of Messrs. W. G. Shockley and S. J. Knight, Chief and Assistant Chief, respectively, of the Mobility and Environmental Division, and A. A. Rula, Chief, Vehicle Studies Branch, and under the direct supervision of Mr. E. S. Rush, Chief, Soil-Vehicle Studies Section. Mr. B. G. Schreiner supervised the field testing. This report was written by Messrs. Schreiner, R. P. Smith, and C. E. Green. Acknowledgments are made to Mr. Dave Amick, Naval Ship Systems Command, and Mr. Walter Fales, Chrysler Corporation, Defense Engineering, for arranging logistical support and general guidance, and to Mr. J. Kasuboski, engineer, and Mr. J. Faught, operator/mechanic, both of Chrysler Corporation, who assisted materially toward a successf'ul field test program. Director of the WES during the program was COL Levi A. Brown, CE. Technical Director was Mr. Fred R. Brown.
Description: Technical Report
Gov't Doc #: Technical Report M-70-5
Rights: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited
Size: 97 pages / 27.02Mb
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