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- Navy, Congress Spar Over Next-Generation Ship Technology. Klamper, Amy // Sea Power;May2004, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p6
Reports on the differing views of the U.S. Navy and the Congress on the former's shipbuilding program. Preference of members of the Congress to support naval programs instead of the shipbuilding industrial base; Concerns on the shipbuilding technologies for the DD(X) destroyer and Littoral...
- LESS RED INK. // Atlantic (02769077);Feb83, Vol. 251 Issue 2, p18
Focuses on the U.S. balanced-budget amendment passed by the Senate on August 4, 1982. Origin of the amendment; Objectives of the amendment; Discussion of the principal objections to the amendment.
- Supercommittee members differ over panel's ambition. Wasson, Erik // Hill;9/9/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 121, p3
The article reports on the differences of debt supercommittee related to the issue of cutting deficits that emerged during the panel's first meeting in the U.S. in September 2011.
- Editorial. Grubišić, Rajko // Brodogradnja;Mar2006, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p3
Reflects on two articles in the May 2006 issue of the journal "Brodogradnja," which described the circumstances that had an effect on the shipbuilding profession in Croatia. Essential condition for the development of marine hydrodynamics; Position and the function of the journal in the framework...
- Largest ship slipped on the Clarence River. // Ausmarine;May2007, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p21
The article reports that large vessel Norfolk Guardian has been slipped by Harwood Slipway on the Clarence River in New South Wales. The company will undertake a full survey and refit of the ship, including structural steel replacements and abrasive blasting and painting. The ship weighs 2,430...
- Seaspan to Add Four 2,500-TEU Ships. // Traffic World;3/20/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 12, p41
The article reports on the megacontainer ship-building contract signed by Seaspan Corp. for vessels from Jiangsu Yangzijiang Shipbuilding company in China.
- Tasmanian shipbuilders on the Tamar River prior to 1851. Chambers, Don // Australian Journal of Maritime & Ocean Affairs;Jun2011, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p37
Tasmania's Tamar River provided an unlikely site for the development of a lively shipbuilding industry. Construction of ocean-going ships at Launceston began in the mid-1820s and reached a peak between 1843 and 1851. The names of a number of men are commonly associated with the development of...
- Fiscal Disorder: The broken budget process and the dire need for reform. Bates, Jim // Ripon Forum;Spring2009, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p13
The article reports on the flaws of the budget process and the need of a reform in the fiscal system in the U.S. It mentions that the recent budget being passed by the Congress was late and sloppy since Congress lumped the budgets into one instead of giving comprehensive details to the bill. On...
- Fix The Broken Budget Process. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;11/14/2014, pA14
Spending: Newt Gingrich has often confessed that one of the strategic mistakes of 1994's Republican revolution was that the GOP neglected to fundamentally change the budget rules of Congress. Now it has a second chance.