TITLE

Failure to adapt

AUTHOR(S)
BALLANTYNE, STUART
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Ausmarine;Mar2011, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the reasons behind the collapse of the shipbuilding industry of Scotland in 2011. The author reports that the collapse began after the World War II when they failed to adapt to the changes and improvements made by various countries such as the U.S., Japan and Korea in their shipbuilding initiatives. He suggests that Scotland maximize its research facilities when it comes to developing and handling marine technologies like nuclear propulsions.
ACCESSION #
59778794

 

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