ATI Signs $99m Contract for Ship Technology Center

26 August 2009 (Last Updated August 26th, 2009 18:30)

Advanced Technology Institute (ATI) in the US has received a $99m contract to operate and manage the Shipbuilding Technology Center of Excellence (STCOE). At the centre, ATI will develop shipbuilding-related manufacturing technologies to implement in US shipyards. The STCOE w

Advanced Technology Institute (ATI) in the US has received a $99m contract to operate and manage the Shipbuilding Technology Center of Excellence (STCOE).

At the centre, ATI will develop shipbuilding-related manufacturing technologies to implement in US shipyards.

The STCOE will also work with the US Navy’s acquisition community and the shipbuilding industry to identify manufacturing technology issues that have a negative impact on shipyard efficiency, defenseindustrydaily.com reports.