STUDY OF THE FEASIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING SHIPBUILDING/SHIPREPAIRING FACILITIES AT GUANICA BAY
A feasibility study is reported for the establishment of a shipyard in Puerto Rico. The design of shipbuilding and ship repair facilities incorporates features of modern technology that facilitate a rapid build-up of production. One main objective is to allow shipbuilding to commence within six months of a decision to proceed. Included is an expansion of construction facilities, construction of barges and construction of vessels up to 100 m in length. Results of the study are favorable to the establishment of such a project.
Puerto Rico Economic Development AdministrationSan Juan, Puerto Rico
Economic Development AdministrationOffice of Technical Assistance
Washington, DC United States 20230
- Publication Date: 1976-7-15
- Pagination: 158 p.
- TRT Terms: Barges; Construction; Environmental impacts; Facilities; Feasibility analysis; Fleet management; Marketing; Planning; Production; Production control; Programming (Planning); Shipbuilding; Ships; Shipyards; Structural design
- Uncontrolled Terms: Fleets
- Geographic Terms: Puerto Rico
- Old TRIS Terms: Shipyard design
- Subject Areas: Construction; Environment; Marine Transportation; Planning and Forecasting; Vehicles and Equipment;
- Accession Number: 00143803
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt.
- Contract Numbers: EDA-01-6-01286
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Nov 17 1977 12:00AM