Life-Cycle Management

Burgess, Richard R.
May 2010
Sea Power;May2010, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p46
The article focuses on corrosion prevention on navy ships to reach the goal of a 313-ship fleet of the U.S. Navy. It states that the largest controllable maintenance cost in the U.S. military is corrosion mitigation. It says that shipbuilding is part of the Navy's plan to have a 313-ship fleet as requirements for national security. It adds that the top-level attention of the Navy was on prevention and control of corrosion and bane of saltwater seafaring as they manage the lifecycle of the fleet.


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