Austal USA is a ship manufacturer headquartered in Mobile, Ala., with service centers in San Diego and Singapore and a technology center in Charlottesville, Va. With the most modern steel panel line in the shipbuilding industry, Austal USA’s facility is capable of supporting the manufacture of both aluminum and steel ships. Austal USA leverages a moving module production line and strict adherence to lean manufacturing principles to consistently deliver on schedule and on budget.
ROLE IN THE ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING CENTER OF EXCELLENCE (AM COE)
Austal USA is the enterprise team lead for the CoE. They will oversee program management tasking, including day-to-day operations, communications and meetings, contracting, and overall project-cost accounting, scheduling and reporting.
Austal USA will also develop the supply chain economic models needed for organic growth and sustained operation of additional production capacity in the industrial base.