21 Jul 2016
Joint ManTech Panel Reviewers Note NMC’s High Technology Transition Rate
The Navy Metalworking Center (NMC) recently hosted the Joint Defense Manufacturing Technology Panel (JDMTP) Metals Processing & Fabrication Subpanel on 27-28 June 2016.
07 Jun 2016
Improved Inspection Techniques for Submarine Pressure Hulls will Save Construction Costs
Advanced technologies that allow for inspection directly through special hull treatment could significantly reduce inspection costs.
24 May 2016
Improved Pipe Cutting / Beveling Processes On Board Navy Ships to Save Labor and Injuries
Optimized onboard processes for large diameter pipe cutting / beveling will improve safety and reduce labor in confined work conditions.
18 Jul 2016
Effective Submarine Baffle Tile Coating Will Save Life-Cycle Costs
Applying a durability coating to GTC SONAR baffle tiles will increase the service life of the tiles and reduce total ownership cost.
28 Jun 2016
Integrated Metrology Approach to Reduce Labor Costs and Improve Schedule for Several Ships
This project developed a means of identifying and accounting for misalignment prior to final construction stages.
21 Jun 2016
SHT Improvements Achieve Early Implementation on VCS
Improving SHT tile manufacturing and application processes will reduce cost and increase reliability while in service.