COLD BENDING CUTS COSTS OF FORMING SHIPS FRAMES

Sun Ship, in construction of a 126,000-dwt tanker, is using a unique cold forming technique developed and carried out by H.M. Nelson Company in fabricating frames for the ship. The method maintains "fair and true" contours, all within a fraction of the time and expense that might have occured with more conventional processes.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    P.O. Box 350
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1972-5

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  • Pagination: 45 p.
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00034909
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: United States Merchant Marine Academy
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 27 1973 12:00AM