Welcome to the Website of the Philadelphia Section of SNAME!

The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers was organized in 1893, to advance the art, science, and practice of naval architecture, shipbuilding and marine engineering. For over a century members have included commercial and governmental practitioners, students, and educators of naval architecture, shipbuilding, and marine and ocean engineering.

SNAME encourages the exchange and recording of information, sponsors applied research, offers career guidance, supports education, and enhances the professional status and integrity of its membership.

The Philadelphia Section includes the Philadelphia metropolitan area of eastern Pennsylvania, northern Delaware, and southern New Jersey.  Matthew Eayre serves as Chair.    


December 8, 2017 Multi-Society Meeting

The Annual Multi-Society Luncheon Meeting hosted by The Engineers' Club of Philadelphia.
sunburst-and-wordmark.pngTopic: Begin with the Past – Building the National Museum of African - American History & Culture
Presenter: Eve Errickson, Supervisory Attorney Advisor, Smithsonian Institution

1:00 PM Lunch
2:00 PM Program
Networking Session following

Cost on or before December 4:
$65 General
$45 Government/Student
Cost after December 4:
$85 Everyone

1 Dock Street ( near 2nd & Walnut Streets )
Center City Philadelphia, PA

Please visit http://register.engrclub.org/event-2740154 for more information and to register.
Toys-for-Tots.pngToys will be collected for the Toys for Tots Foundation. Please consider bringing an UNWRAPPED toy to brighten a child's holiday.

ASNE Luncheon November 2, 2017

The Delaware Valley section of ASNE held a luncheon on Thursday, November 3rd. The speaker was Rear Adm. Mark Fung, deputy director of Navy Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC).

Philadelphia Local Jobs

A new job listing has been added to our Local Jobs page. (11/27/2016)

Section Library Request for Contributions

The Philadelphia Section library was lost many years ago with the closure of some businesses and offices.  We are looking into rebuilding the Section Library and need your help.  If you have any books, papers, presentations, transactions, etc. associated with SNAME and/or the maritime industry and are willing to donate them to the Section, please contract Timothy Keyser at 267-275-2638 or Timothy.J.Keyser@usace.army.mil.  Thank you.

Engineers' Club of Philadelphia

Independence Seaport Museum

Upcoming events at the Independence Seaport Museum can be found here.

Philadelphia Maritime Google News Feed

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