Just Confirmed!

RDML Lorin C. Selby, Chief Engineer for NAVSEA (Naval Sea Systems Command),
to be ATTC keynote speaker on Wednesday, October 4. 

Welcome to the 30th American Towing Tank Conference

The objective of the ATTC  is to promote exchange of knowledge and stimulate research for the purpose of improving methods of model-and full-scale experiments and numerical modeling used for predicting full-scale performance of ships and marine installations.  This includes the design of facilities, equipment, instrumentation, experimental techniques, and uncertainty assessment, correlation of testing, verification, validation, and application of methods of predicting full-scale performance, and formulating collective policy on matters of common interest.

The American Towing Tank Conference will lead the way to the future for the design, evaluation, and testing of marine vehicles, ships, submarines, ocean and environmental systems.

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Hotel Reservations

Book Your ATTC Hotel Room Now!

Courtyard Marriott Chevy Chase

$250.00 USD  per night 
(government per diem rate for October 2017)

Rooms are available between Tuesday, October 3 and Friday, October 6.

*Deadline to book a room at the event rate is September 8

Please see our Additional Documents page to access the following:

Authorization request to bring Non-DoD portable electronic devices, Foreign visit approval request, Manuscript template, and Carderock Base Map.


Call for Papers

Deadlines For The 30th ATTC


• Abstracts                                         30 Jun 17

• Draft Papers                                    31 Jul 17

• Reviewed Papers Returned            14 Aug 17

• Final Papers Received                   28 Aug 17

• Presentations Received                   4 Sep 17

• 30th ATTC CD Compiled                  TBD




Carderock Base Map