Project Announcement: Crane Alternatives to Improve Maintenance Capacity, Efficiency and Safety

The U.S. Navy is partnering with industry and academia to conduct research solutions that will allow the industry to evaluate newer technologies in lifting and handling in order to examine their potential effectiveness.  This includes the evaluation of enhanced safety protocols and an assessment of industry best practices that improve crane safety ensuring continuous reliability to reduce unplanned downtime and cost.

To learn more about this initiative, contact Josh Chapman at joshc@ncms.org or call 269-599-7171.  We encourage the participation of Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs), including Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) and Women’s Business Enterprises (WBEs).