Accession Number : ADA267474


Title :   Navy Maintenance: Improved Labor Estimates Can Reduce Shipyard Costs


Corporate Author : GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC NATIONAL SECURITY AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS DIV


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a267474.pdf


Report Date : Jul 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 42


Abstract : The Navy's public shipyards support peacetime fleet maintenance needs and provide a base for responding to wartime requirements. Although the eventual size of the public shipyard industrial base is uncertain because of fleet downsizing, each shipyard should operate as efficiently as possible. Because labor cost control is fundamental to efficient operations, GAO evaluated the Navy's methods for managing and controlling shipyard labor costs


Descriptors :   *COST ESTIMATES , *REPAIR , *SHIPYARDS , NAVAL PLANNING


Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Marine Engineering
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE