|The Chart below shows the average number of construction days required for Liberty Ships to June 1, 1944. The chart includes both Days on Ways and Days Outfitting. Permanente Richmond leads with 40+ days followed by Oregon, Beth-Fair., Calship, N. Carolina, New England, Todd-Houston, Delta, Southeastern, St. JohnsRiver, J. A. Jones - Brunswick, J. A. Jones - Panama City, and Alabama at over 130 days. The source for the chart was the U.S. Maritime Report of Progress. The Keel Laying Date was excluded.