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Recommendations for Shape of Earthquake Response Spectra

Description: From summary: The major objectives of the studies described in this report were to analyse and evaluate a number of significant earthquake records and to utilize the results to develop "standardized" design spectrum shapes to be used in the seismic design of nuclear power plant facilities.
Date: February 1973
Creator: Blume, John A.; Sharpe, Roland L. & Dalal, Jagat S.
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Oceanographic Observations: North Atlantic Standard Monitoring Sections A1, A2, A3, and A4, 1967-1968

Description: Abstract: Seasonal variations in the Labrador Current are described using a defined Labrador Current Water together with geostrophic currents and salinity-temperature variations. The analysis is based on Standard Monitoring Sections occupied during 1967 and 1968 by U.S. Coast Guard cutters.
Date: October 1971
Creator: Robe, Robert Quincy
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Study of Automation of Message Handling Functions at USCG COMSTA/RADSTA and Communication Centers

Description: Abstract: This study examines current Coast Guard message handling functions to (1) confirm the need for the application of communications automation techniques to such operations and (2) develop alternative approaches to accomplishing such automation.
Date: May 1978
Creator: Smiley, D.; Keene, G. & Kennedy, P.
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RDT & E Plan for Marine Safety

Description: Abstract: This report presents the results of a study of future research needs in marine safety and environmental protection.
Date: May 1977
Creator: Cheaney, Edward S.; Leis, R. D. & Coyle, A. J.
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Design Disclosure for the Ocean Dumping Surveillance System's Dump Control Subsystem

Description: Abstract: The Coast Guard initiated a study to determine if a Dump Control Subsystem was feasible for use with an Ocean Dumping Surveillance System. This report contains a summary of the dump mechanisms on various Ocean Dumping vessels and recommended designs for Dump Control Subsystems.
Date: February 18, 1977
Creator: Weber, John E.
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Systems for Arctic Spill Response

Description: Abstract: This final report summarizes the work accomplished under Phase I of the program entitled "Study to Define Arctic Pollution Response Systems and Develop Arctic Oil Pollution Response Project Plans."
Date: March 1978
Creator: Schultz, L. A.; Deslauriers, Paul C.; DeBord, F. W. & Voelker, R. P.
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Transfer, Installation and Flight Testing of the Modified Airborne Oil Surveillance System (AOSS II) in a HC-130B Aircraft

Description: Abstract: The prototype airborne oil surveillance system (AOSS I) developed for the U.S. Coast Guard by Aerojet ElectroSystems under Contract DOT-CG-22170A was modified and transferred from a HU-16 aircraft to a HC-130B aircraft. The added capabilities of the new system configuration were verified by a flight test program.
Date: August 1977
Creator: Meeks, D. C.; Bommarito, J. J.; Schwantje, R. S. & Edgerton, A. T.
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Report on the Explosion, Fire, and Oil Spill, Resulting in One Fatality and Injury on September 21, 1978, at Well 6 of Cavern 6 at the West Hackberry, Louisiana, Oil Storage Site of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Description: The following report is the independent product of the Accident Investigation Committee which was commissioned by the Department of Energy following the accident on September 21, 1978, at the Strategic Petroleum Reserve site at West Hackberry, Louisiana.
Date: November 1978
Creator: United States. Department of Energy.
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Resource Recovery Management Model: Overview

Description: Abstract: This document provides an overview of the Resource Recovery Management Model which has been developed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to assist regional, state, and local officials in developing plans, reaching decisions, and managing and conducting procurements for resource recovery facilities and services.
Date: September 1979
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