Failure to adapt

March 2011
Ausmarine;Mar2011, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p10
Trade Publication
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.


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