THE ANATOMY OF A SHIP ACTIVATION: SS HATTIESBURG VICTORY AND SS AMERICAN VICTORY

The paper describes the procedure employed to activate two Victory ships from the US National Defence Reserve Fleet. It also describes the reactivation schedule, work sequences, cost distribution, manpower allocation, material requirements, and lessons learned that would be beneficial for future activations of steam turbine driven cargo ships.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • J Ship Production, v 9 n 3, Aug 1993, p 146 [13 p, 11 tab, 8 fig]
  • Authors:
    • Lowry, R
  • Publication Date: 1993

Language

  • English

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00717423
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 4 1996 12:00AM