Phillip S. Waldrop


Navy destroyer Mason

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A parting of the (inclined) ways

September 12, 2002 | By Phillip S. Waldrop

Bath Iron Works is a shipyard in Bath, Maine, that has large-hull production and launch capacity. It's also an example of how shipbuilding has advanced in the use of materials, CAD programs, and more modern fabrication methods.

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Putting a spark into cutting productivity

September 4, 2001 | By Phillip S. Waldrop

There are many ways to cut sheet, plate, tubing, and structural shapes, ranging from a hand hacksaw to power shears and lasers.

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