TODAY'S NAVY-ECHOES OF PAST- SOUNDS OF THE FUTURE

A brief survey of service encountered structural deficiencies; their cause and resolution are discussed. Application of technology improvements resulting from Ship Structure Committee, Industry, and Government sponsored research is briefly traced. In particular, Navy experience in load criteria, design methods, material application, fabrication and education are discussed in relation to fleet support and new designs.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the Ship Structure Symposium, Washington, D.C., October 6-8, 1975.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

    601 Pavonia Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ  United States  07306-2907
  • Authors:
    • O'BRIEN, J B
    • Palermo, P M
    • Wilkins, J R
  • Publication Date: 1975-10

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 10 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00127067
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Paper B
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 5 1975 12:00AM