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Set For January 24, 1986
The Chesapeake Section of The
Society of Naval Architects and Ma- rine Engineers has announced that the 1986 Chesapeake Marine Engi- neering Symposium is to be held on
January 24, 1986, at the Sheraton
National Hotel in Arlington, Va.
The featured speaker for the recep- tion and luncheon will be Rear
Adm. James Webber, USN, Chief
Engineer of the Naval Sea Systems
Preceding the symposium, on the evening of January "? 1986, will be the annual joint dinner meeting of the Chesapeake Section and the
Flagship Section of the American
Society of Naval Engineers. This year's joint dinner meeting speaker is Representative Roy Dyson of
Maryland, member of the House
Armed Services Committee and member of the Merchant Marine
The theme of the symposium is "Marine Engineering in the Year 2000."
Morning Sessions—9 a.m.
Session I—Moderator, Jack Ab- bott; Assistant, Richard Mur- phy. "Noise Source Levels of Ship- board Machinery," by P.K. Ras- per and S. Feldman, NKF Engi- neering, Inc. "Hydraulic Analysis of Multi- branch Piping Systems," by R.C.
Sanders, T.G. Lestina, and D.B.
Weaver, MPR Associates, Inc. "Shipboard Vibration Can Be
Controlled," by E.F. Noonan,
NKF Engineering, Inc.
Session II—Moderator, Comdr.
John Maxham, USCG; Assistant,
Bruce Jackson. "Application of Power System
Modeling Techniques to 400 Hz
Shipboard Electronic Power Sys- tems," by J. Sofia, David Taylor
Naval Ship Research and Develop- ment Center. "Evaluation of Automated Vital
Systems," by Lt. P.L. Randall,
USCG. "The Electric Power Interface
Compatibility (EPIC) Program," by
J. Langsner, Designers & Plan- ners, and H.P. Wong, Naval Sea
Afternoon Sessions—2 p.m.
Session III—Moderator. Capt.
James Grabb, USCG (ret.); As- sistant, Vernon Klemm. "Selection of the Propulsion
Plant for an Icebreaking Tanker," by R.A. Levine, ARCO Marine,
Inc. "Introducing a Foreign Diesel into U.S. Navy Service," by E.K.
Moe, Naval Sea Systems Com- mand, and R.S. Carleton and V.
Kpnal, Designers & Planners. "Saving Fuel Aboard U.S. Naval
Vessels," by R. Dangel and G.
Healy, Naval Sea Systems Com- mand.
Session IV—Moderator, Ron
Cauley; Assistant, Ralph John- son. "The Role of Human Engineering in Achieving Technical Excellence," by J. Castle, Naval Sea Systems
Command, and G. Miller, G.E.
Miller & Associates. "The Concept of Advanced Con- cepts," by J.F. Sladky Jr., Univer- sity of Washington, R.W. Galling- ton, SAI Corp., and M. Terry,
Boeing Marine Systems. "Marine Corrosion," by H.
Bliele, Naval Sea Systems Com- mand.
For registration information, con- tact Gregg Hagedorn, 1124 Alli- son Street, Alexandria, Va. 22302, phone (202) 692-0323.
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