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Expediting Maritime commission shipbuilding.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

Expediting Maritime commission shipbuilding.

Hearings before the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, Seventy-sixth Congress, third session, on H. R. 10380, a bill to expedite national defense by suspending, during the national emergency, provisions of law that prohibit more than eight hours" labor in any one day of persons engaged upon work covered by contracts of the United States Maritime Commission, and for other purposes. September 5, 1940.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Shipbuilding -- United States.,
    • Hours of labor -- United States.,
    • United States -- Defenses.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVM23 .A4 1940d
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 19 p.
      Number of Pages19
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6413157M
      LC Control Number41000803
      OCLC/WorldCa7860574

        Founded in , Butterfly Network, Inc. is an innovative digital health company that has a mission to enable universal access to superior medical imaging, making high quality ultrasound. the Maritime Commission foresees a shiftover from the plodding Lib erty. with its average knot speed, to bigger and faster Victory ships. Mass production of Victory ships will begin in the report said. In discussing future shipbuilding the report said the concrete barge continues "experimental and sub ject to controversy among the ex. DETROIT, Dec. 6 (UP)--John W. Slacks of the United States Maritime Commission said today that the Great Lakes region was amply equipped to take part in the country's rapidly expanding shipbuilding. enable the Maritime Commission to start work on the new program. Congressional approval for construction of Liberty ships followed in an act passed on February 6, , which included authority to negotiate construction contracts without competitive bidding and to adjust outstanding construction contracts. 3 The authority to negotiate contracts meant that the Commission could use a cost.


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Expediting Maritime commission shipbuilding. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries Download PDF EPUB FB2

Expediting Maritime Commission Shipbuilding: Hearings Before the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, Seventy-sixth Congress, Third Session, on H. a Bill to Expedite National Defense by Suspending, During the National Emergency, Provisions of Law that Prohibit More Than Eight Hours' Labor in Any One Day of Persons Engaged Upon Work Covered by.

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Ships for Victory: A History of Shipbuilding under the U.S. Maritime Commission in World War IICited by:   During World War II, America's shipbuilding industry, mobilized under the U.S. Maritime Commission, set records of production that have never been equaled. Given the daunting task of building ships faster than they were being sunk, shipbuilding firms across the country found new ways to increase their efficiency and scale of production.

Huge new shipyards were built, a labor force of. Ships for Victory: A History of Shipbuilding under the U.S. Maritime Commission in World War II by Frederic Chapin Lane, Arthur Donovan, et al.

| out of 5 stars UNITED STATES MARITIME COMMISSION. THRU Compiled by Frank dt. The ships built under the Merchant Marine Act of (Construction, Operating and their Fate) Introduction. The shipbuilding achievement of the United States Maritime Commission in World War Two is without parallel in all history.

The Raging Hub War at West African Ports. By Brian Gicheru Kinyua There is an investment overdrive in Africa’s maritime sector as governments pursue ambitious port expansion. very good book Reviewer: armyship - favorite favorite favorite favorite - Septem Subject: A Handbook of Practical Shipbuilding: With a Glossary of Terms At first paragraph,this book looks very easy to understand and the way it was written is really technical.

worked closely together. The Chairman of the Maritime Commission, Admiral Emory S. Land, also served as WSA’s administrator. Between andthe Maritime Commission and WSA managed the greatest industrial shipbuilding and ship operations effort ever seen. Nearly 6, merchant. The United States Maritime Commission was established by the Merchant Marine Act of to devise a merchant shipbuilding program to equip the United States with a fleet of modern cargo ships.

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Maritime Commission, set records of production that have never been equaled. Given the daunting task of building ships faster than they were being sunk, shipbuilding firms across the country found new ways to increase their efficiency and scale of production/5(1).

A PRACTICAL COURSE IN WOODEN BOAT AND SHIP BUILDING. The Fundamental Principles and Practical Methods Described in Detail Especially Written for Carpenters and Other Woodworkers Who Desire to Engage in Boat or Ship Building, and as a Text-book for Schools.

BY RICHARD M. VAN GAASBEEK. CHICAGO, FREDERICK J. DRAKE & COMPANY, Ships for Victory: A History of Shipbuilding under the U.S. Maritime Commission in World War II (Paperback) by Frederic Chapin Lane and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A practical course in wooden boat and ship building, the fundamental principles and practical methods described in detail, especially written for carpenters and other woodworkers who desire to engage in boat or ship building, and as a text-book for schools, (Chicago, F.

Drake, ), by Richard Montgomery Van Gaasbeek (page images at HathiTrust). It is also a reader-friendly book, with clean type on high-quality paper, avoiding codes and abbreviations, and setting forth the information in clear language. This is the third volume in Capt.

Jaffee’s monumental series on the Maritime Commission’s wartime ship-building program and that of its successor, the Maritime Administration. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Ships for Victory: A History of Shipbuilding under the U.

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Maritime Commission in World War II; Edward Lorenz’s Economic Decline in Britain: The Shipbuilding Industry; Robert Kilmarx, ed. These relate to the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company, North Carolina Ports Authority, and the United States Maritime Commission.

The majority of the papers are production reports, copies of speeches, and safety records. Both the NC Ports Authority and US Maritime Commission played a large role in legal matters concerned with the NCSC. Ships for victory: built for the United States Maritime Commission by Oregon Shipbuilding Corporation, Kaiser Company, Inc., Portland, [and] Kaiser Company, Inc., Vancouver (Book) Providing permanent mooring for battleship "Oregon": report (to accompany S.

) by United States (Book). The United States Maritime Commission, created by the federal government to oversee a merchant shipbuilding program, was in desperate need of oil tankers. Sun Ship, on the forefront of tanker production and technology, redesigned its oil tanker and created the T-2 tanker.

The United States Maritime Commission (MARCOM) was an independent executive agency of the U.S. federal government that was created by the Merchant Marine Act ofpassed by Congress on Jand replaced the United States Shipping Board which had existed since World War was intended to formulate a merchant shipbuilding program to design and build five hundred modern.

Expediting Maritime Commission shipbuilding: hearings before the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, Seventy-sixth Congress, third session, on H.R.

a bill to expedite national defense by suspending, during the national emergency, provisions of law that prohibit more than eight hours’ labor in any one. The main builder by tonnage was the US Maritime Commission (MC), the main report being "A Statistical Summary of Shipbuilding under the U.S. Maritime Commission during World War II" by Gerald J Fischer, all up pages of figures and text, from January to December The report covers 5, Commission, private (95 tankers).

virtually disappeared, the Maritime Commission survived as a shadow of its former self,15 and the basic approach to maintaining the shipbuilding industry had been overturned. New federal policies adopted in toward shipbuilding brought rapid changes. Gone was the effort to maintain marginal producers; as a result, employment in Canadian.

Maritime Commission: Loyalty: a brief talk by the chairman of the United States Maritime Commission, Rear Admiral Emory S. Land (U.S.N.

Ret.) to the shipbuilding workers of the Ingalls Shipbuilding Corporation, Pascagoula, Mississippi, Saturday, J A journal of shipbuilding, marine engeneering, docks, harbours and shipping with which is incorporated "Shipbuilding and Shipping". Vol January - June & July - December 2 Bände.

2 volumes. Shipbuilding and shipping record. The Emergency Shipbuilding Program (late – September ) was a United States government effort to quickly build simple cargo ships to carry troops and materiel to allies and foreign theatres during World War by the U.S.

Maritime Commission, the program built almost 6, ships. Much has changed in shipbuilding standards, and most of the basic seven initiatives identified for the Master Plan have been resolved.

They are: 1. Establish a communications center for shipbuilding standards. Become more involved in international standards. Gain more domestic involvement in the shipbuilding standards community. Records of F.H. Van Riper relating to the Shipbuilding Stabilization Commission,including minutes of shipbuilding stabilization conferences.

Records of the General Counsel's Office Textual Records: Reports and other records relating to legislation, statistical data, costs of foreign labor and material, and insurance, turnover was a serious problem throughout the Maritime Commission’s shipbuilding program.

Shipyards gener-ally had a higher turnover rate than any other critical war production industry; during the last six months ofbetween % and % of shipyard workers left their jobs every month Numerous factors were cited for this.

Abstract Established inthe Sun Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company produced hundreds of ships (primarily tankers and cargo ships) for other companies as well as its own.

These included private parties, other oil companies, and, particularly during World War II, the United States Maritime Commission. During World War II, the National Defense.

Shipbuilding outlook Fewer ships will be ordered this year than at any point since the s, according to Lloyd’s List Intelligence. Some 1, vessels will be ordered, 1, fewer than in Measured in dwt, forecasted ordering this year is the lowest this millennium.

A fleet. Shipbuilding ranked second only to aircraft manufacturing as a sector of the mobilized economy, and the Maritime Commission was responsible for forty percent of all shipbuilding, yet this sibling of the Army and Navy appears only briefly in Arsenal of World War II.

The Emergency Shipbuilding Program (late September ) was a United States government effort to quickly build simple cargo ships to carry troops and materiel to allies and foreign theatres during World War by the U.S.

Maritime Commission, the program built almost 6, ships. Origins. By the fall ofthe British Merchant Navy (equivalent to the United States Merchant. Laid down, 9 Decemberas a Maritime Commission type (C4-S-A3) hull under Maritime Commission contract (MC hull ) at Kaiser Shipbuilding Corp, Vancouver, WA.

Launched, 17 July Delivered to the Maritime Commission, at Portland, OR., 22 Octoberfor operation under a GAA agreement with Moore-McCormack Lines. During World War II, America's shipbuilding industry, mobilized under the U.S. Maritime Commission, set records of production that have never been equaled.

Given the daunting task of building ships faster than they were being sunk, shipbuilding firms across the country found new ways to increase their efficiency and scale of production. Shipbuilding Ways, was expanded to a total of twenty-eight Ways, with a corresponding increase in the many types of shops and other for United Maritime Commission.

Length Depth. screw Turbo 39 Feet, a ALL-WELDED CONSTRUCTION were delive ' Octo CARGO SHIPS. Contributor: Historic American Engineering Record - Sun Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company - U.S. Maritime Commission - U.S. Maritime Administration - American Shipbuilding Company - Croteau, Todd - Us Maritime Administration - Christianson, Justine - Koehler, Erhard.

Contributor: Federal Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company - Military Sea Transportation Service - Croteau, Todd - U.S. Maritime Commission - U.S. Maritime Administration - Koehler, Erhard - Christianson, Justine - Pope, John - Historic American Engineering Record - U.S.

Navy. USS Elmore (APA) was a Maritime Commission type (C3-S-A2) hull built under a Maritime Commission contract (MC Hull ) at Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp., Pascagoula, MS. Since war appeared to be drawing closer by the year, the Long Range Program grew in importance and in was accelerated to deliver more of the planned ships sooner than.The Emergency Fleet Corporation (EFC) was established by the United States Shipping Board, sometimes referred to as the War Shipping Board, on 16 April pursuant to the Shipping Act (39 Stat.

) to acquire, maintain, and operate merchant ships to meet national defense, foreign and domestic commerce during World War EFC was renamed the U.S. Shipping Board Merchant Fleet .'U.S.

Naval Activities, World War II, by State [New York]' -- a listing of all USN activties, by state and community, during WWII; from Major naval bases to 'resident inspectors' at industrial facilities.