Wednesday, 17 May 2017
The "SNAME Introduction Day" at Southampton University, United Kingdom, was attended by Keith W. Hutchinson (T & R Chair / Paper Chair, WES), Dr. Gabriel David Weymouth, Dr. Jon J. Downes, Nina Lilley (Chair, WES), Keith Lilley (Vice-Chair / Membership Chair, WES) and PhD students of the university. The benefits of membership, T & R and Paper Contest were discussed during the event.
Keith W. Hutchinson, Babcock Energy and Marine Technology, conducted a presentation entitled "Status, Drivers, Challenges and Solutions for Floating LNG" (photo on the left).
Nicholas Copsey, Lucy Lowe and Kate Devereaux received a Certificate of Appreciation and WES mug for presenting their project entitled "Flapping Foils for Marine Propulsion" under the direction of Dr. Gabriel David Weymouth, Associate Professor of Southampton University (far right, photo on the right).