The old Brooklyn Navy Yard has been transformed into a modern shipyard by Seatrain Lines, Inc., and it is expected to be able to build two new supertankers per year as all the new shipbuilding machinery is brought into play. The operation of the shipyard is described from the plate preparation through to the paint shop. Features of each step in the shipbuilding process are explained, with specific capacities of the equipment used included in the explanation.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    30 Church Street
    New York, NY  United States  10007
  • Authors:
    • Stuber, E R
  • Publication Date: 1973-5

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 27-33
  • Serial:
    • Marine Engineering/Log
    • Volume: 77
    • Issue Number: 5
    • Publisher: New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corp.
    • ISSN: 0732-5460

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00047682
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: United States Merchant Marine Academy
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 31 1974 12:00AM