TITLE

New Destroyer Class Encounters Cost Growth; Possible Changes To Deckhouse

AUTHOR(S)
McCarthy, Mike
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Defense Daily;4/15/2013, Vol. 258 Issue 12, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the cost increases of the Zumwalt -class destroyer (DDG 1000) program of the Navy in the U.S. It states that the increasing costs of the ship's hanger and deckhouse prompted the Navy to hold the use of steel structures for its third vessel. Moreover, it mentions that Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. and General Dynamics Corp. are among the four prime contractors of the DDG.
ACCESSION #
87637585

 

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