This paper reports on the results of a study of the international competitiveness of the US shipbuilding industry. It describes the results of a detailed technology survey of 5 US and 5 overseas shipyards. It then discusses the relative levels of technology application by the US and overseas industries. A detailed competitive analysis is then presented. Finally, specific areas for improvement needed by the US industry are recommended.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Ship Production Symposium, Commercial Competitiveness for Small and Large North American Shipyards; 25-27 Jan 1995, Seattle, Washington, USA. Sponsored and publ by SNAME, USA. Pprs. Ppr 1 [21 p, 5 ref, 6 tab, 3 fig]
  • Authors:
    • Storch, R L
    • Clark, J
    • Lamb, T
  • Publication Date: 1995


  • English

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00717327
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 4 1996 12:00AM