2015 Luncheons

2015
DATES
 PRESENTATION / TOPIC SPEAKER ABSTRACT
& BIO 
PRESENTATION  PHOTO
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21-Jan Flexural Failure of Ice - What We Have Learnt for Confederation Bridge Thomas Brown, PhD, PEng, FCSCE
Professor Emeritus,
Dept of Civil Engineering,
University of Calgary
Abstract Presentation
Part 1
Part 2
 Jan 21: Jim, Tom, Alex  
 18-Feb

 "Engineering for Canada's Northern Oceans"
A study being conducted under the auspices of the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE)

Ken Croasdale, PEng, CEng, FCAE
​K.R. Croasdale and Associates Ltd
Abstract Presentation  Feb 18: Ken and colleagues  
 15-Apr Molikpaq Sakhalin EER Inspection and Analysis Frank Bercha, PhD, PEng
Bercha Group
Abstract  Presentation
Part 1
Part 2
April 15: Frank Bercha presenting
Apr 15: Azmy and Frank
 15-Apr

Appreciation Ceremony for past Arctic Section Chair, Merv Edgecombe, was held at the start of the Luncheon Meeting. The SNAME certificate of appreciation was presented to Merv.

     

Apr 15: Thank you Merv

 
 20-May  Dutch Whale of a Tale: Arctic navigation, weather and sea ice in 1710  Dr Hester Jiskoot,
University of Lethbridge,
Associate Professor of Physical Geography and Glaciology,
and Director of the 
Glaciology & Geoscience Laboratory
Abstract  Not available   Hester Jiskoot  Thank you!
 23-Sept  Flexible Warships in Foreign Navies:
Applications for Future U.S. Navy Surface Combatants  
Tony T. Jang,
Marine Systems Manager, AOC, Inc
Washington, DC, USA 
 Abstract

>> Paper available externally >>

  

 21-Oct  A Collaborative Approach to Business Relationship Building in the Offshore Industry  Julia Kennedy-Francis, Kennedy-Francis Consulting Abstract   Presentation

 16-Dec

(1) Tarsuit Caissons - A Brief History

(2) Tarsuit Caissons - Bathymetric Surveys for ConocoPhillips (14 August to 03 September 2013)

 Bruce Calderbank, FRICS, CLS, PEng, Hydrographic Survey Consultants Intl

 Abstract

(1) Presentation

(2) Presentation

Photos to come