07 Jul 2015
Ingalls Publication Features NMC Project Success
An Ingalls Shipbuilding publication, The Anchor, features an NMC project that is improving fabrication and assembly of the DDG 51 class sonar dome.
17 Jun 2015
NMC Technical Director Offers Expertise in Implementing Advanced Manufacturing Technology
Robert Akans spoke at the Advanced Nuclear Manufacturing & Supply Chain Conference that took place at Idaho State University in May 2015.
21 Apr 2015
Applying Work Cell Principles and Work Flow Improvements Will Reduce Costs at Ingalls Shipbuilding
A manufacturing work cell that automates and / or mechanizes various processes will reduce costs, improve ergonomics and quality, and increase throughput on multiple naval platforms.
23 Jun 2015
Innovative Machining Techniques to Reduce Costs for VCS Propulsor Manufacturing
Machining improvements will save significant costs in the manufacture of VCS propulsors, which are now made of nickel-based Alloy 625.
16 Jun 2015
Exothermic Welding Process Validated for Use on CVN 78 for Installation of EMALS
An exothermic welding process has been validated is being used for the installation of EMALS on CVN 78.
08 Jun 2015
Mechanized Plate Edge Preparation Tool to Reduce Navy Shipbuilding Costs
The mechanized tool will replace manual grinding of plate edges for weld preparation, which is slow and physically taxing work.