Accession Number : ADA447345


Title :   The National Shipbuilding Research Program. 1997 Ship Production Symposium, Paper Number 20: Design and Production of ANZAC Frigates for the RAN and RNZN: Progress Towards International Competitiveness


Corporate Author : SOCIETY OF NAVAL ARCHITECTS AND MARINE ENGINEERS JERSEY CITY NJ


Personal Author(s) : Beck, Douglas ; Lord, John


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a447345.pdf


Report Date : Apr 1997


Pagination or Media Count : 23


Abstract : ANZAC, the acronym of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps, is the name given to a new class of ten frigates under construction for the Royal Australian and Royal New Zealand Navies. The prime contract was awarded in November 1989, and a separate design sub-contract was awarded concurrently. HMAS ANZAC, the first of eight ships for the Royal Australian Navy (RAN), was delivered in March 1996. HMNZS Te Kaha, the first of two ships for the Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN), is to be delivered in March 1997.


Descriptors :   *FRIGATES , *AUSTRALIA , SHIPS , CONTRACTS , SHIPBUILDING , NEW ZEALAND , UNITED KINGDOM , ABBREVIATIONS , ARMY , PRODUCTION , NAVY


Subject Categories : Marine Engineering


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE