JOINT CONTRACTOR SELECTION BOARD RECOMMENDATIONS AND RELATED REFERENCE DOCUMENTS FOR FIRST NUCLEAR POWERED PASSENGER-CARGO VESSEL, N.S. SAVANNAH

Official recommendations and related reference documents are presented for the establishment and development of the N.S. Savannah as the first nuclear-powered passenger-cargo vessel. Memoranda establishing the Contractor Selection Board are given, followed by minutes of the subsequent board meeting on October 23, 1957. Also included are: background information considered by the board, such as public laws, funding responsibilities, and bidding information; summaries of shipyard proposals; correspondence from shipyards regarding nuclear ship contract; and further minutes and follow-up actions of later board meetings.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This document is available for review at the Department of Commerce Library, Main Commerce Building, Washington, D.C., under reference number M-3-JCSB.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Maritime Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    Atomic Energy Commission

    Washington, DC  USA  20235
  • Publication Date: 1957

Media Info

  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: 113 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00026096
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 14 1973 12:00AM