Ship maintenance

GAO urges Navy to act on ship maintenance and repair to increase readiness

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) found that the U.S. Navy collected, but did not analyze, limited data on the performance of interim maintenance periods — work that often occurs while a ship is docked and capable to start within 96 hours. Based on this data, the GAO found that the Navy had completed 191 of […]

Ship maintenance

Navy Vessel Maintenance: Actions Needed to Monitor and Manage Performance of Intermediate Maintenance Periods

What the GAO found The Navy collected, but did not analyze, limited data on the performance of interim maintenance periods – work often occurring while a ship is docked and able to start within 96 hours. Based on this data, the GAO found that the Navy completed 191 of 414 (46%) overdue submarine interim maintenance […]