TITLE

Naval Craft Design under Civilian Influence

AUTHOR(S)
Withington, Thomas
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Armada International;Dec2008, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that modern naval design and construction techniques are evolving to reduce the final cost of a naval vessel to the taxpayer. The advanced design and construction techniques are also improving the ship's performance, resilience, service life and environmental impact, according to the author. A composite material called Dyneema polyethylene fibre from DSM can be used in ship ballistic protection system.
ACCESSION #
35573349

 

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