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Naval Foundry and Propeller Center
Naval Shipyard Norfolk Detachment

Website: http://www.navsea.navy.mil/shipyards/norfolk/nnsy/NFPC.aspx
Main office and Foundry: 1711 Kitty Hawk Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19112-5087
Mailing Address: 1711 Kitty Hawk Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19112-5087
Phone: 215 897-1784
Fax: 215 897-3994
CAGE Code:

PERSONNEL:

Nathan BirdSupv. Mechanical Engineer
Melting/Refining
Equipment:
 Number of Units Sizes (tons) (Acid or Basic)
Induction
 
12
 
40
 

Type of Castings Produced:
Military 100%

Type of Alloys Produced:
Carbon/Low Alloy 30%; Corrosion Resistant 30%; Wear Resistant 30%

Mold Processes Used:
Centrifugal 80%

Test Facilities:
Spectrographic; Mechanical Tests; Hardness; Radiography; Magnetic Particle; Liquid Penetrant; Ultrasonic

Other Facilities:
Heat Treat Equipment; Quenching Equipment; Pattern Shop; Machine Shop; Gray Iron; Ductile Iron; Non-Ferrous


Largest Casting Produced: 30000 lb
Smallest Casting Produced:
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Lightest Section Thickness:
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