Assessing the human role in the early design phase

AuthorsJohan de Jong & Jos van Doorn
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 119
DateNov 22, 2016
Reading time3 minutes

Many navy new building projects face a double challenge; the variety and complexity of operations are increasing, while at the same time, a reduction in manning is a prerequisite in order to lower building and operational costs. Therefore, it is important to identify the required number and type of crew and the supporting systems in the concept phase.

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