it may pay to avoid the pitfalls of the past.
The following is an edited version of a very interesting and much longer Asia-Pacific Defence Reporter (APDR) article by James Harrap, REFLECTIONS OF A COLLINS SUBMARINE CAPTAIN written in Perth, published May 4, 2012.
"Military and naval capability is not, as many believe, resident only in the specifications of the hardware employed. Capability is a much more complex equation depending on: weapons, equipment, personnel, communications, command infrastructure, training and experience to name but a few.
3. Is it true ASC workers during the Collins construction years (1993-2003) suffered no major
accidents or incidents?