This paper briefly discusses the philosophy of the US NAVSEA Affordability Through Commonality (ATC) project and describes in detail three hull, mechanical and electrical (HM&E) prototype module efforts and lessons learned. In addition, the paper identifies benefits of using common modules, challenges to the use of common modules, and future modularity efforts of the ATC program.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Naval Engrs J, v 107 n 3, May 1995, p 149 [18 p, 14 ref, 8 fig]
  • Authors:
    • Hane, T H
    • Gauthier, E
  • Publication Date: 1995


  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00717091
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 4 1996 12:00AM