Accession Number:

ADA446644

Title:

The National Shipbuilding Research Program, Reduction/Elimination of Welded Temporary Attachments

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL STEEL AND SHIPBUILDING CO SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1999-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

111.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this project is to develop comprehensive guidelines aimed at reducing or eliminating welded temporary attachments used by shipyards to fit and modify the shape of steel structures. Furthermore, the project will explore alternatives to welded padeyes used for lifting and turning steel structures.

Subject Categories:

  • Fabrication Metallurgy
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE