Handbook of Oceanographic Winch, Wire, and Cable Technology, 3rd edition.
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This third edition to the Handbook of Oceanographic Winch, Wire and Cable Technology has been prepared to provide a reference and guide for the operation, handling and care of winches, wires, cables and oceanographic rope for the operators and scientists of the oceanographic community. Further references on specific subjects can be found in the various chapters. Since the original writing of this handbook the operators of oceanographic ships have significantly improved the reliability and safety of deck equipment and deck operations. Some credit must be given to this handbook and the increased interest of both the funding agencies and the ship operators in striving for a higher level of operation and maintenance. Periodic review of this manual and symposia similar to the one held in New Orleans in 1999 provide a greater focus and heighten the interest of the oceanographic community to continuous improvements. In the original Handbook the following word of caution was mad.....
PublisherNational Science Foundation and Office of Naval Research
Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)14
Maturity LevelMature: Methodologies are well demonstrated for a given objective, documented and peer reviewed; methods are commonly used by more than one organization (TRL 7-9)
Best Practice TypeManual
CitationBash, John F. (ed.) (2001) Handbook of Oceanographic Winch, Wire and Cable Technology. 3rd edition. 566pp. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.25607/OBP-553
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