Accession Number : ADA180627

Title :   Excess Outfitting Materials in Ship Construction Navy (SCN) Shipbuilding Programs: An Analysis of the Initial Allowance Development Process.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Feierabend,Richard H.

Report Date : MAR 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 252

Abstract : This thesis investigates the accomulation of excess outfitting material during a ship's initial supply support development process. The SCN allowance development process is discussed in general. The Integrated Stock Number Sequence Listing (ISNSL), the primary supporting sub-system for Ship Construction Navy (SCN) shipbuilding program allowance devlopment, is reviewed. Analyses of ISNSL statistics from FFG-7 and SSBN-726 Class shipbuilding programs are conducted. The affects of configuration changes and adjustments to item management information, particularly the Best Replacement Factor (BRF) on excess outfitting materials is reviewed. Keywords: theses; COSAL(Coordinated Shipboard Allowance List); Statistical analysis.

Descriptors :   *INVENTORY CONTROL, *SHIPBUILDING, *LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT, INTEGRATED SYSTEMS, SEQUENCES, REPLACEMENT, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS, THESES, FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, BALLISTIC MISSILE SUBMARINES, FRIGATES, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, NAVAL PROCUREMENT, LOGISTICS SUPPORT, CONSTRUCTION, SPARE PARTS

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE