During the new construction of a seagoing vessel, surface prep and coating application compose a complex orchestration that requires the coordination of every department in a shipyard.
Mitigating the costly effects of maritime environments with polyurea The marine environment, both abrasive and corrosive, is unforgiving to maritime industry structures such as offshore platforms and ...
The “Smart Bee” is a computer-assisted drone that takes dry film thickness (DFT) and surface profile measurements. According to its manufacturer, Apellix, the drone uses specialized software, ...
Commissioned in 1992, the USS Essex is a Wasp-class landing helicopter dock (LHD-2) in service with the U.S. Navy. ­ Though the 844-foot-long (257.3 m) ship is named for Essex County, Mass., her home ...