Past Meetings

SNAME PNW - Tuesday, 19 January, 2016: Seattle Technical Meeting Notice

"Design, Processes, and the Anatomy of the Modern Shipyard" 

John Softley, Seaspan Vancouver Shipyard, Production Engineering Manager will provide a summary of the progress to date of the shipyard development. The presentation will include an overview of the shipyard, the future ships and the design and engineering processes.

John has served the shipbuilding industry for over 43 years, specialising in Production Engineering, Planning and Design for shipyard in the UK, Europe, USA, Middle East, Australia and latterly Canada. While working as a Senior Consultant he has had the opportunity to visit many shipbuilders around the world to implement, and learn from, world class processes and practices.

Location: The Pyramid Alehouse, Brewery & Restaurant
1201 First Avenue South
Seattle, WA 98134

Social Hour: 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Dinner: 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Presentation: 7:00 - 8:30 pm

Students: $10.00
Members: $20.00
Non-members: $40.00

Appetizers will be served during the Social Hour.
Entrée selection will be from a limited menu.

Registration Info:
Please click here or go to, select "Events" at the top, and click on the PNW event.
Contact Samantha Griswold at or Phone: (206) 623-2635 if you have any registration questions.