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.

More info to follow.

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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  • The News Journal Port expansion, and the promise of thousands of jobs, creeps closer The News Journal Dennis Rochford, president of the Maritime Exchange for the Delaware River and Bay, which represents more than 300 port-related businesses throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware, said traffic is increasing along the river. This year, some ...
  • news.delaware.gov Dutch-American Heritage Day at Lewes Zwaanendael Museum on Nov. 18, 2017 news.delaware.gov (DOVER, Del.—Nov. 7, 2017)—The Zwaanendael Museum, located at 102 Kings Highway in Lewes, Del., will celebrate Dutch-American Heritage Day on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with a series of Dutch-inspired activities that will be ...
  • First State Update Body Found Floating In The Broadkill River Identified First State Update Milton – The victim of an Oct. 28 fatal boating accident on the Broadkill River near Oyster Rocks Road has been identified as Dan M. Cochran IV, 62, of Lewes, accorfing to DNREC Police Spokesman Lt. John McDerby. McDerby said Cochran, who had been ... and more

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