Accession Number:

ADA445867

Title:

The National Shipbuilding Research Program. Automated Process Application in Steel Fabrication and Subassembly Facilities; Phase I (Process Analysis)

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL STEEL AND SHIPBUILDING CO SAN DIEGO CA

Report Date:

1999-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

205.0

Abstract:

In an effort to produce cost competitive ships in a time of reduced Defense spending and dominance of the world commercial market by foreign yards, the American shipbuilding industry is investigating methods which will streamline production and reduce fabrication and assembly times.

Subject Categories:

  • Fabrication Metallurgy
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE