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By John F. Schank (editor)

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9780833059031 | Rand Corp, December 1, 2011, cover price $82.00

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Product Description: The Fleet Response Plan is a U.S. Navy program to enhance the operational availability of the aircraft carrier fleet. This report describes program modeling that varies the time between depot availabilities and the size of the depot work packages, to estimate its effect on the maintenance industrial base and the operational availability of the aircraft carrier fleet...read more

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9780833041821 | Rand Corp, October 31, 2007, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: The Fleet Response Plan is a U.

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Product Description: Nuclear submarine design resources at the shipyards, their suppliers, and the Navy may erode for lack of demand. Analysis of alternative workforce and workload management options suggests that the U.S. Navy should stretch out the design of the next submarine class and start it early or sustain design resources above the current demand, so that the next class may be designed on time, on budget, and with low risk...read more

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9780833041616 | Rand Corp, July 1, 2007, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Nuclear submarine design resources at the shipyards, their suppliers, and the Navy may erode for lack of demand.

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Product Description: Nuclear submarine design resources at the shipyards,their suppliers, and the Navy may erode for lack of demand. Analysis of alternative workforce and workload management options suggests that the U.S. Navy should stretch out the design of the next submarine class and start it early or sustain design resources above the current demand, so that the next class may be designed on time, on budget, and with low risk...read more

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9780833041609 | Rand Corp, July 1, 2007, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Nuclear submarine design resources at the shipyards,their suppliers, and the Navy may erode for lack of demand.

Miscellaneous:

9780833042767 | Rand Corp, June 14, 2007, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: To achieve a more responsive and more readily deployable fleet of surface combatants, the Navy adopted the Fleet Response Plan (FRP) in 2003 to replace its traditional two-year ship maintenance cycle. The authors of this report look at the effects the FRP has had thus far and determine whether maintenance resources are meeting maintenance demands and whether related industry resources have been coordinated effectively...read more
By James Chiesa (editor), Raj Raman (editor), Jessie Riposo (editor), John F. Schank (editor) and Roland J. Yardley (editor)

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9780833039439 | Rand Corp, July 30, 2006, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: To achieve a more responsive and more readily deployable fleet of surface combatants, the Navy adopted the Fleet Response Plan (FRP) in 2003 to replace its traditional two-year ship maintenance cycle.

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Product Description: How can the Navy achieve the most effe tive competition among its supplers during development and production of its new family of destroyers while ensuring that two shipyards reamin in business to compete on future programs?

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9780833038708 | Rand Corp, February 28, 2006, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: How can the Navy achieve the most effe tive competition among its supplers during development and production of its new family of destroyers while ensuring that two shipyards reamin in business to compete on future programs?

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Product Description: Recommends measures and structures the U.K. Ministry of Defense can adopt to better amanage its risks and responsibilities in submarine acquistion.
By Raj Raman (editor) and John F. Schank (editor)

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9780833038456, titled "United Kingdom's Nuclear Submarine Industrial Base: Ministry of Defense Roles." | Rand Corp, November 30, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Recommends measures and structures the U.

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Product Description: The complexity and uniqueness of a nuclear submarine requires special skills, facilities, and oversight not supported by other shipbuilding programmes. There is particular concern about the future vitality of the United Kingdom's submarine industrial base...read more

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9780833037978 | Rand Corp, August 30, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: The complexity and uniqueness of a nuclear submarine requires special skills, facilities, and oversight not supported by other shipbuilding programmes.

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Product Description: The Defence Procurement Agency, part of the UK Ministry of Defence, asked RAND to analyze how major shipbuilders and contractors monitor programme progress, to consider what information would be useful for shipbuilders to provide the agency, and to understand why ships are delivered late and why commercial shipbuilders maintain a much better schedule performance than do military builders...read more

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9780833036605 | Rand Corp, August 15, 2005, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: The Defence Procurement Agency, part of the UK Ministry of Defence, asked RAND to analyze how major shipbuilders and contractors monitor programme progress, to consider what information would be useful for shipbuilders to provide the agency, and to understand why ships are delivered late and why commercial shipbuilders maintain a much better schedule performance than do military builders.

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Product Description: Cost increases in maintaining regulating licenses at BAE Systems' Barrow-in-Furness shipyard and Devonport Management Limited's (DML's) facility have led the UK Ministry of Defence to consider the possibility of consolidating its nuclear fuel-handling capabilities at DML...read more

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9780833037848 | Rand Corp, July 30, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Cost increases in maintaining regulating licenses at BAE Systems' Barrow-in-Furness shipyard and Devonport Management Limited's (DML's) facility have led the UK Ministry of Defence to consider the possibility of consolidating its nuclear fuel-handling capabilities at DML.

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Product Description: Examines ways in which the UK Ministry of Defense can reduce the wholelife costs and manpower requirements jof the Royal Navy's two Future Aircraft Carriers.

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9780833036674 | Rand Corp, June 15, 2005, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Examines ways in which the UK Ministry of Defense can reduce the wholelife costs and manpower requirements jof the Royal Navy's two Future Aircraft Carriers.

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Product Description: Looks at the feasibility of UK shipbuilders expanding outside their domestic military contracts into the worldwide commercial or foregin military markets,

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9780833036704 | Rand Corp, April 30, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Looks at the feasibility of UK shipbuilders expanding outside their domestic military contracts into the worldwide commercial or foregin military markets,

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Product Description: Advised how the United Kingdom should best use modern outsourcing and outfitting practices for shipbuilging in teh years to come.

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9780833036353 | Rand Corp, September 1, 2004, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Advised how the United Kingdom should best use modern outsourcing and outfitting practices for shipbuilging in teh years to come.

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Product Description: Explains the Rand developed Shipbuilding and Force Structure Analyisis Tool and describes its use.

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9780833034847 | Rand Corp, February 1, 2004, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Explains the Rand developed Shipbuilding and Force Structure Analyisis Tool and describes its use.

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Product Description: Examines current and prospective use of simulation in training for U.S. Navy Ships.

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9780833034816 | Rand Corp, November 1, 2003, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Examines current and prospective use of simulation in training for U.

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Product Description: Improving the planning and execution of the refuleing and complex overhaul of the Navy's nuclear aircraft carriers.
By John F. Schank (editor)

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9780833032881 | Rand Corp, November 1, 2002, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Improving the planning and execution of the refuleing and complex overhaul of the Navy's nuclear aircraft carriers.

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Product Description: Describes an analysisi of strategies for the United Kingdom's Ministry of Defense to take in acquiring the Type 45, a new generation destroyer that will become a main component of the Royal Navy's surface fleet.

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9780833032034 | Rand Corp, November 1, 2002, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Describes an analysisi of strategies for the United Kingdom's Ministry of Defense to take in acquiring the Type 45, a new generation destroyer that will become a main component of the Royal Navy's surface fleet.

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Product Description: Examines alernatives to full-funding strategy for funding aircraft carriers

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9780833031679 | Rand Corp, May 1, 2002, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Examines alernatives to full-funding strategy for funding aircraft carriers

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Product Description: Can the U.S. Navy save money by increasing its use of simulators without sacrificing readiness? The authors look at the use of simulators in the Air Force, the Marines, and French and British forces to see if the Navy's current mix of simulator and live training should be changed substantially for the first time since the 1970s...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780833031044 | Rand Corp, January 1, 2002, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Can the U.

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Product Description: The report describes the distinctly European business philosophy of the eventual tenant, Norwegian shipbuilding giant Kvaerner, and the conditions of its deal with the city and concludes that the Philadelphia example should be considered by other U...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Ronald Wayne Hess (editor), Malcolm Mackinnon (editor), Jefferson P. Marquis (editor) and John F. Schank (editor)

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9780833030436 | Rand Corp, August 1, 2001, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The report describes the distinctly European business philosophy of the eventual tenant, Norwegian shipbuilding giant Kvaerner, and the conditions of its deal with the city and concludes that the Philadelphia example should be considered by other U.

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Product Description: Examines ways to consolidate training infrastructure and augment capabilities across components to gain efficiency. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780833026736 | Rand Corp, December 1, 1998, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Examines ways to consolidate training infrastructure and augment capabilities across components to gain efficiency.

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Product Description: The Goldwater-Nichols Reorganization Act of 1986 directed the Department of Defense to make a broad range of organizational and functional changes to better enable the military services to carry out successful joint operations. However, concerns raised on numerous fronts prompted Congress to reevaluate the original implementation of the legislation...read more

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9780833023193 | Rand Corp, July 1, 1996, cover price $7.50 | About this edition: The Goldwater-Nichols Reorganization Act of 1986 directed the Department of Defense to make a broad range of organizational and functional changes to better enable the military services to carry out successful joint operations.

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