Work Item
ASTM WK67767

New Guide for Towing and anchoring booms

1. Scope

The formulation of test methods, specifications, (including equipment specifications), classifications, standard practices, definitions, and other standards pertaining to performance, durability, strength of systems and techniques used for the control of oil and hazardous substances spills. The work of this Main Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM Committees and organizations having similar interests.


oil spill containment boom, towing, anchor


To promote best practices in towing an anchoring booms.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F20.11

Committee: F20

Staff Manager: Travis Murdock

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 04-04-2019

Technical Contact: Vince Mitchell

Item: 000