Accession Number:

ADA179953

Title:

Project Turnkey Construction of Tuy Hoa Air Base, South Vietnam - A historical Perspective - Is There Future Application

Descriptive Note:

Student rept.

Corporate Author:

AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

This article describes the construction of Tuy Hoa air base, South Vietnam using a unique construction contracting technique called turkney. The article highlights the wartime need for building Tuy Hoa and examines the specific contract provisions used to meet the operational needs dates. The construction of the base is discussed along with the lessons learned and application of the turkey technique in future Air Force military construction programs.

Subject Categories:

  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE