LPD 27 Start Fab

LPD 27 Start Fab
Share

Description

Ingalls Shipbuilding employee Paul Bosarge (seated, far left) cuts a steel plate destined to become a part of the amphibious transport dock LPD 27. Also pictured at the start of fabrication ceremony are (left to right) Jake Thomas, PMS 317 manufacturing engineer, PEO Ships; Bruce Knowles, LPD 27 program manager; Doug Lounsberry, vice president and program manager, LPD 17 Program; Pat Burlison, director of structural component fabrication and assembly; John T. Young Jr., steel fabrication area superintendent; Jonathan Aguilar, LPD production manager; and Phil Culver, manager of operations shops.