Marine evacuation systems: chutes and slides

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleLaboratory Memorandum; no. LM-2003-07
SubjectEvacuation; Chutes; Slides
AbstractThe following report presents an overview of the design and testing of Marine Evacuation Systems, particularly Marine Evacuation Chutes and Marine Evacuation Slides. Governing the design and performance of these systems are the regulatory requirements set forth by national and international organizations, and these have been outlined within the proceeding chapters. A severe lack of regulatory regime and available modelling programs has lead to a need for detailed testing of this equipment. The scope of this report is to present the information available today pertaining to; the design of each system, the regulatory regime and the past and future testing that has or should be conducted.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute for Marine Dynamics
PlaceSt. John's, NL
AffiliationNRC Institute for Ocean Technology; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number5469
NPARC number8895330
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Record identifier801074bb-0039-4e54-b86f-1afdf145211d
Record created2009-04-22
Record modified2016-10-03
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