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Yugumo Fleetworks

The Yugumo Corporation developed its Yugumo Fleetworks brand and shipyard division during YE 42, but the official branding of their designs did not start until YE 43.

History and Background

The Yugumo Fleetworks brand uses the main company logo and refers to their line of starships, small craft, space stations, and their respective subsystem designs. Beyond the branding, Yugumo Fleetworks also applies to the actual production division that produces the branded products. The Yugumo Corporation's corporate lineage started with Motoyoshi Fleet Yards in YE 29 and then Motoyoshi Hanei Kaisha in YE 34. Shipbuilding is a passion of Ketsurui-Motoyoshi Katsuko, over the years she has contributed several designs used by the Star Army of Yamatai; like the Chiharu-class Flagship “D” refit, the Takumi-Class Expeditionary Command Cruiser, the Ascendancy-class Flagship and the Hummingbird-class Colony Ship.

The reason the branding and division were not made immediately when the company was founded in YE 41, is because Ketsurui-Motoyoshi Katsuko demanded that the company have a direction for their design ethos, a unique aesthetic, and an understanding of the local market before the brand would be launched. In YE 42, development finally headed in a satisfactory direction with the designs of the Misha-Class Explorer, Asuga-Class Tug and Shuryoku-Class Super Freighter, in response Ketsurui-Motoyoshi Katsuko authorized the creation of Yugumo Fleetworks.The full brand and division were then activated in early YE 43.

Design Ethos

Misha-Class Explorer 1A The majority of Yugumo Corporation upper management is active-duty or retired Star Army of Yamatai personnel. So their ideas of what qualified as a powerful example of Yamataian design mostly revolved around Star Army Starship Classes. Motoyoshi Fleet Yards designs tended to be bulky and industrial which was a turn off for Ketsurui-Motoyoshi Katsuko from the beginning, she had no desire to bring back the YE 30s look to anything the new corporation built.

The company's first shipbuilding project came in YE 42, it revolved around the idea of using salvage from the Ayana-Class Escort which they had an abundance of in storage. The design that resulted, after several different variations was the Misha-Class Explorer. The design boasted a sleek maritime-esque hull, stylized CDD Nacelles with a notable taste of Sakura-class Light Gunship molded into its shape.

Further development came with the modified Misha-Class Explorer, the YCS Shiori. It would be the first ship produced by the Yugumo Corporation that would have the blue-black gradient hull pattern that would become standard on future ship designs. It was fielded in YE 42, on designs such as the Shuryoku-Class Super Freighter and Asuga-Class Tug. As of YE 43 it had become the standard and was named Yūzuki which translates to (夕月, ”Evening Moon”) in Yamataigo (邪馬台語).

General Information

General Information about this division and brand of Yugumo Corporation.

Yugumo Fleetworks
“Colonial Ingenuity and Imperial Quality”
Brand/Division Parent Yugumo Corporation
Product Symbol Yu
Headquarters Amatsu-Motoyoshi "Port Hachidori"
Products Space Stations, Starships, Small Craft and their respective Subsystems and Components
Oversight
Fuku-Kaicho Rank Insignia Fuku-Kaicho Motoyoshi-Igarashi Yuka
Senmu Rank Insignia Semu Motoyoshi-Kotoku Sui

Facilities

Facilities used to make products for the Yugumo Fleetworks brand.

Facilities
Facility Name Location Type Purpose
Amatsu-Motoyoshi "Port Hachidori" Jiyuu System Ge-H2-1a - Amatsu-Class Spaceport Civilian Space Station and Shipyard
Port Jiyuu Jiyuu System Ge-H1-7A - Kōdaina Minato-Class Orbital Installation Future HQ and Main Production 1)
Old Motoyoshi Fleet Yards Orbital Shipyards Jiyuu System, Tange System, and Koukotsu System Orbital Shipyards 2) Inactive
Keiyō City Industrial Locations
Hoshi II Production Facility Keiyō City, Shugosha System Factory Propulsion Factory
MIKO Technologies Keiyō City, Shugosha System Factory Electronic Systems Factory
Joint Venture Test Factory Keiyō City, Shugosha System Factory Joint Production with Ketsurui Fleet Yards
Bakemono Refinery Keiyō City, Shugosha System Refinery Processing Facility
Tsuyosa Gas Terminal and Processing Plant Keiyō City, Shugosha System Refinery Processing, Recieving and Storage Facility
Keiyō Polymers and Ceramics Plant Keiyō City, Shugosha System Factory Factory
Juugoya Agrochemical Plant Keiyō City, Shugosha System Factory Chemical Production and Storage
Adlich Catheral Locations at Nemesis Bastion High Clearance Star Army of Yamatai vetted personnel Only
YC Logistics R&D Adlich Catheral, Nemesis Bastion Laboratory R&D Facility
YC Materials Research Adlich Catheral, Nemesis Bastion Laboratory R&D Facility
YC Advanced Agriculture Lab Adlich Catheral, Nemesis Bastion Laboratory R&D Facility
YC Advanced Propulsion Lab Adlich Catheral, Nemesis Bastion Laboratory R&D Facility
Jiyuu III Genetic Vault Adlich Catheral, Nemesis Bastion Genetic Vault

Products

Products branded under the fleet works brand.

Starships and Space Stations

#Product ImagePageNomenclaturePrice (KS)Description
1Kodoku-Class Mining and Processing FacilityMh-H1-1A1 ,350 ,000 ,000.00 KSA Mining and Processing Starbase
2Asuga-Class TugYu-L1-1A600 ,000.00 KSAn Automated Logistics Tug Ship.
3Daikoku-Class Agricultural ShipYu-L4-1AAn enormous agricultural ship.
4Misha-Class ExplorerYu-Y1-1C330 ,000.00 KSAn Explorer Class of Starship.
5Seiza-Class Cargo Hauler (1B)Yu-L3-1B530 ,000.00 KSA medium cargo hauler. A refit of the original Seiza Hauler.
6Shuryoku-Class Super FreighterYu-L2-1A830 ,000.00 KSA Super Freighter with both civilian and Star Army of Yamatai designs.
7Starchaser III-Class FerryYu-Y2-1A485 ,500.00 KSA civilian transport ship designed for PAINT.
8Tanya-Class Expeditionary Heavy CruiserYu-C1-1A3 ,578 ,000.00 KSA capital exploration ship with considerable small craft hangar capacity.
9Yūgure-class Merchant DestroyerYu-D1-1A500 ,000.00 KSA merchant destroyer class ship; for pirate hunting and asset protection

Systems

#Product ImagePageNomenclaturePrice (KS)Description
1Hoshi II Series Turbo Plasma Drives, Type 42Type 42 - Turbo Plasma DrivesA series of Turbo Plasma Drives for starships and other craft.
2ELECTRASee Nomenclature ListAn electronic warfare add-on for KAIMON
3Sorakagami Aerospace Operations SuiteSee Nomenclature ListAn aerospace operations suite consisting of navigation, sensors, and communications for both small craft and the ships that support them.
4Umikagami Subsurface Operations SuiteSee Nomenclature ListAn underwater operations suite consisting of propulsion, navigation, sensors, and communications.
5Kaminari Quantum Foam Generators, Type 42Type 42 - Kaminari Quantum Foam GeneratorsQuantum Foam power generators for starships and other craft.
6Mizu II Series Continuum Distortion Drives, Type 42Type 42 - Continuum Distortion DrivesA series of CDD Propulsion Systems for starships and other craft.
7Yu Standard Life Support Systems, Type 43Type 43 Life Support System500.00 KSA Standardized Life Support Subsystem
8Yumeoibito Hyperspace Fold DriveType 42 - Yumeoibito Hyperspace Fold DriveA series of hyperspace drives for starships and other craft
9Yu Standard Emergency SystemsSee Nomenclature ListEmergency and damage control systems for starships.

Weapons

#Product ImagePageNomenclaturePrice (KS)Description
1"Suzukaze" Mini-Missile Launchers Type 43Type 434 ,500.00 KSA missile launcher system and missiles
2"Tachikaze" Point Defense Cannons Type 43Type 433 ,500.00 KSA point defense plasma cannon system.
3"Taihō" Scalable Mass DriverYu-W6Scalable mass driver system
4"Yakaze" Series Anti-Starship Turrets Type 43Type 437 ,500.00 KSAnti-Starship Anti-neutron turret.

Interiors

#Product ImagePageNomenclatureDescription
1Anthroform Drone Berth, Type 42Type 42 Drone BerthBerth for Drones and Subsentient Android Crew
2Misha-Class BridgeYu-Y1-M4200An advanced 6+1 starship bridge
3Yu Standard Damage Control LockersA standard damage control locker
4Yu Standard First Aid LockersA standard first aid locker
5Yu Standard Survival LockersA standard survival locker
6Yu Standard Weapons LockersA standard weapons locker
7Yu Standard ArmoryA standard starship armory
8Yu Standard Cargo BayA standard cargo bay
9Yu Standard Housekeeping ClosetsA standard housekeeping closet

OOC Notes

Andrew created this article on 2021/01/26 21:00.

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They have been referenced in old pages but never defined, will revision before use

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corp/yugumo_corporation/fleetworks.txt · Last modified: 2022/11/09 22:16 by yuuki