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SNAME Publishes New T&R

SNAME has published: THE TECHNICAL AND RESEARCH BULLETIN, "A Guide to Materials Engineering" for the Maritime Industry.

This T&R bulletin was written by Yvonne Traynham and approved by SNAME Technical & Research Committee on Hull Structure Chaired by Roger Basu.


SNAME is pleased to announce it’s membership magazine (mt) has been awarded three prestigious awards for editorial and design excellence.

Two awards were issued by APEX 2015, the twenty-seventh annual awards program recognizing excellence in publishing by professional communicators. The January 2014
issue on the Mediterranean Region’s Maritime Activities was awarded an “Award of Excellence” in the category of Magazines, Journals & Tabloids - Print - +32 pages and the article “Under Repair” also in the January 2014 issue has received an award for excellence in Design & Illustration – Photography, for the designers of (mt) magazine, the Bates Creative Group.

In addition, (mt) received an Excel Award, the largest and most prestigious award that exclusively recognizes excellence and leadership in nonprofit association media, publishing, marketing, and communications, for “Single Topic Issue: 10,000 or fewer, for the July 2014 issue entitled “The Design Approach.”

Featured Papers & Presentations

11th International Conference - ICETECH 

ICETECH 14, the 11th International Conference on Ships and Structures in ice was held at the Baniff Conference Center in Alberta in July.
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Fourth Chesapeake Power Boat Symposium (CPBS), June 2014

The Fourth Chesapeake Power Boat Symposium was held at St. John’s College in Annapolis, Maryland, on June 23–24, 2014....

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17th SNAME Texas Section Offshore Symposium
The 17th SNAME Texas Section Offshore Symposium was held in Houston in early February 2012. The Offshore Symposium is held on a semi-annual basis, with 150 to 200 attendees. 
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Library of SNAME Featured Papers

World Maritime Technology Conference (WMTC) 2015

Save the Date for the World Maritime Technology Conference/ SNAME Maritime Convention: November 3-7, 2015 at the Rhode Island Convention Center & Omni Hotel in Providence, RI.  See the website for more details.

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN - Click here to register.  Members of both SNAME and one of the organizing Societies receive significant discounts on member registration fees.

Sign up to become an Exhibitor.  Click here for the expo details.

FAST 2015


Save the Date for FAST 2015, the 13th International Conference on FAST Sea Transportation: September 1-4, 2015 at the FHI 360 Conference Center in Washington, D.C. See the microsite for more details.

Registration: Click here to register.

Propeller & Shafting Symposium 2015

Save the date for the 14th Propeller & Shafting Symposium 2015, September 15-16 at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott and Convention Center.
See the website for more details. 

Registration: Click here to register.

Executive Director's Blog

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    The Many Faces of SNAME

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