Coast Guard announces results of Engineering Analysis Board convened for Coast Guard Cutter Stratton

Coast Guard announces results of Engineering Analysis Board convened for Coast Guard Cutter Stratton
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard announced the results of an Engineering Analysis Board convened to identify factors associated with corrosion observed on the Coast Guard’s National Security Cutter Stratton. The Engineering Analysis Board concluded that the unusual pattern of corrosion observed on the Stratton was caused by Damage to the hull coating, caused by below-the-waterline welding,...