United States Naval Institute Proceedings Volume 46, No. 1

United States Naval Institute Proceedings Volume 46, No. 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...reports, also for proper carrying out all tests and inspections of work done (as prescribed by plans and job orders or specifica tion requirements). As he must check work of other division heads, he reports direct to industrial manager. (6) Material.S'uperintendent.--To handle preparation of requisitions direct from plans and material lists, conduct purchasing, storage, and supply of all materials, machines, tools, supplies, equipment of every kind used by the industrial yard; to maintain automatic follow up records of status of every_ requisition, purchase order, contract, etc., and to accept full responsibility for securing and delivering on ti/me every material.thing required by the Industrial Department. He also is charged with the survey and inspection of materials. The maintenance of elaborate " material office " organizations by Hull, Machinery or Pulrlic Works Departments has no place in this proposed re-organization. All of their activities are properly functions of the material (" supply ") division and the latter should be given this responsibility together with the organization to handle it. (7) The Marine Sujerintena'ent.--In charge of dry docks, berthing, of ships, floating property (tugs, lighters, launches, floats), of berthing facilities, and ships " in ordinary." He moves vessels on waterfront to suit convenience of outside superintendent, upon request of latter, but never without informing him in advance. In the proposed type office building (Fig. I), it will be noted that the office of the marine superintendent is close to that of the outside superintendent with whom he should consult in regard to berthings, dockings and undockings. 33. In discussing the above assignment of...show more

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  • United States
  • English
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  • 1236738551
  • 9781236738554