THE ROLE OF HUMAN ENGINEERING IN NAVAL SHIP DESIGN

This paper defines the role of human engineering: why it must be integrated into the design effort; the methodology used; the applicable documentation; and the benefits obtained. Some examples of current NAVSEC efforts in human engineering relative to the AO 177 Fleet Oiler and the Amphibious Assault Landing Craft, are presented.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the 14th Annual Technical Symposium.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Department of the Navy

    Association of Scientists and Engineers of NASSC
    Washington, DC  USA  20360
  • Publication Date: 1977-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 22 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00167744
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Association of Scientists and Engineers of NASSC
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 13 1978 12:00AM