SWZ NEWS

Award for New Method that Reduces Vulnerability of Naval Vessels

October 15, 2018

Agnieta Habben Jansen, PhD student at the Delft university of Technology's Department of Maritime and Transportation Technology, has won the Sir Donald Gosling Award during the International Naval Engineering Conference (INEC) in Glasgow.

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KIVI Award for Thesis on 3D Printing of Heavy Tools for the Offshore Industry

October 11, 2018

Hugo Romer, an R&D Engineer at Huisman, was awarded the KIVI "Best Master Thesis in Offshore Engineering" award for his thesis “Wire & Arc Additive Manufacturing for Offshore Appliances”.

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TU Delft Researches Drifting 'Space Station at Sea'

October 11, 2018

(With link to thesis) The Delft University of Technolgy's (TU Delft) Department of Maritime and Transportation Technology is participating in a feasibility study and design of an innovative drifting-ice vessel that can be used in extreme Arctic winter expeditions.

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Keeping Sloshing LNG under Control

October 11, 2018

Liquid natural gas (LNG) may be a relatively clean fuel but it is difficult to keep under control. It sloshes while being transported, and that is impeding a global breakthrough.

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ICS Publishes Updated Guidance on Garbage Management Plans

October 11, 2018

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has published a new edition of its ‘Guidance for the Preparation and Implementation of Garbage Management Plans as Required by MARPOL Annex V’.

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