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The U.S. submarine production base : an analysis of cost, schedule, and risk for selected force structures : executive summary

Author: J L BirklerJ SchankGiles K SmithF S TimsonJames R Chiesa; et al; All authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : RAND, 1994.
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In January 1993, RAND's National Defense Research Institute was asked by the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition to compare the practicality and cost of two approaches to future submarine production: (1) allowing production to shut down as currently programmed submarines are finished, then restarting it when more are needed, and (2) continuing low-rate production. The research was motivated by  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: U.S. submarine production base.
(DLC) 94032570
(OCoLC)31132482
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: J L Birkler; J Schank; Giles K Smith; F S Timson; James R Chiesa; Marc D Goldberg; Michael G Mattock; Malcolm Mackinnon; Acquisition and Technology Policy Center.; Rand Corporation.; United States. Department of Defense. Office of the Secretary of Defense.; United States. Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Technology.; et al
OCLC Number: 233154221
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 27 p.) : col. ill
Contents: Background --
How Long Can Production Be Suspended? --
How Much Can Be Saved by Postponing Production? --
What Are the Risks? --
Conclusions and Recommendations.
Other Titles: United States submarine production base
Responsibility: John Birkler ... [et al.].

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In January 1993, RAND's National Defense Research Institute was asked by the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition to compare the practicality and cost of two approaches to future submarine production: (1) allowing production to shut down as currently programmed submarines are finished, then restarting it when more are needed, and (2) continuing low-rate production. The research was motivated by concerns that the submarine production base might not be easily reconstituted if production is shut down and by the countervailing recognition that deferring new submarine starts might yield substantial savings, particularly over the short term. This report is a summary of RAND's analysis, the results obtained, and the associated uncertainties. The reader should bear in mind, of course, that in a summary such as this, completeness and precision are in some degree sacrificed to brevity. A full treatment of methods and results appears in MR-456-OSD.

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