SNAME New York Section Reports Meeting Program For 1978-1979 Season

The New York Metropolitan Section of The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers has announced its program of technical meetings for the 1978- 79 season. All meetings this season, except the Annual Meeting, will be held at the Whitehall Club, 17 Battery Place, New York, N.Y. The schedule for the season is as follows: October 19, 1978—Paper: "Containership Economics for Effective Decision Making Analysis." Author: N. Caracostas, Advanced Marine Enterprises, Inc.

November 16-18, 1978 — 86th Annual Meeting and Banquet, to be held at the New York Hilton Hotel, Avenue of the Americas and 53rd Street, New York, N.Y.

December 13, 1978 — Paper: "The Maintenance and Repair of Modern Marine Diesel Propulsion Systems." A u t h o r : J. Diller, American M.A.N. Corp. This meeting to be a joint meeting with the Society of Marine Port Engineers.

January 11, 1979—Paper: "The Design and Performance of Radical, High Speed Sailing Vehicles." Author: Prof. W.S. Bradfield, State University of New York at Stony Brook.

F e b r u a r y 13, 1979—Paper: "COGAS — Marine Power Plant for Energy Savings." Authors: R.P. Giblon and I.H. Rolih, George G. Sharp, Inc.

March 15, 1979 — Paper: "The Service Life of Marine Coatings and Paint Systems." F. Matanzo Jr., Engineering Systems Company.

April 17,1979—Paper: "Design Criteria for Modern Mooring Machinery." Authors: W.M. Christiansen, Kocks Crane and Marine, E. Lithen, J.J. McMullen Assoc., and H. Herchenroder, Kocks GmbH.

May 1979—Date, Papers, Authors and Place to be announced.

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