Accession Number:

ADA301661

Title:

Gulf Coast Region Maritime Technology Center. Quarterly Report.

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly rept. 1 Jul-30 Sep 95.

Corporate Author:

GULF COAST REGION MARITIME TECHNOLOGY CENTER NEW ORLEANS LA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1995-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

125.0

Abstract:

The Gulf Coast Region Maritime Technology Center GCRMTC was initiated September 26, 1994 and is now fully operational. The Center has been designated as a Navy Research Center of Excellence in Advanced Marine Technology. As part of the Centers mission, research is carried out at both the New Orleans Site and its Orange Site. The Center also solicits concept ideas for collaborative research twice a year from maritime industries and then issues RFPs under the guidance and direction of its GovernmentIndustry Advisory Board GAB and the Government Program Manager. All research sponsored by the Center at both Center Sites and with the marine industries is collaborative research. There are 12 research projects in various stages of progress. Inexpensive Non-Toxic Pigment Substitute for Chromium in Primer for Aluminum Substrate Integrated Environmental Management Plan for Shipbuilding Facilities Development of High Speed Marine Vehicle Design Database Applications of Integrated Optical Fiber Sensor Systems in Shipbuilding and Shipboard Monitoring Research in Shipboard Sensors Ships Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability RAM Database Performance Simulation of Marine Propulsion Systems under Extreme Conditions Study of Structural Design Procedures in the Shipbuilding Industry Software Applications for Shipbuilding Optimization Improving Technology in the Shipbuilding Industry Digital Image Photogrammetry and, Predicting Ship Roll Damping.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE