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ASNE SYMPOSIUM 1990
DESTROYER, CRUISER & FRIGATE TECHNOLOGY
September 27-29, Biloxi, Mississippi
The American Society of Naval
Engineering (ASNE) in cooperation with the Surface Navy Association (SNA) and the Supervisor of Ship- building, Pascagoula, Miss., will sponsor a symposium entitled "De- stroyer, Cruiser & Frigate Technol- ogy" on September 27-29, 1990, at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum in Biloxi, Miss.
The symposium is planned to bring the Navy and industry to- gether for an interchange of techni- cal ideas for future ship designs.
The 18 invited papers will empha- size subsystem technology in the area of weapons, command and con- trol, aircraft installation, machin- ery, hydrodynamics, structures, sur- vivability and detectability. Addi- tional papers are planned on foreign technology, technology needs and technology assessment. Moderators for the session have been selected from distinguished leaders in the topics being presented. Over 40 companies will have exhibits at the coliseum and additional exhibit space is still available.
Luncheon speakers will feature
Ron Kiss, Director of Shipbuild- ing, Office of the Assistant Secre- tary of the Navy (RD&A), and Rear
Adm. William J. Flanagan Jr.,
Chief of Legislative Affairs. The
Thursday evening banquet speaker will be Vice Adm. John W. Ny- quist, Assistant Chief of Naval Op- erations (Surface Warfare). On Sat- urday morning, September 29, there will be a tour of Ingalls Shipbuilding to include a visit aboard a Ticonde- roga Class cruiser.
Registration fee for the technical conference is $75 for ASNE and
SNA members, $125 for nonmem- bers, and $20 for students. For more information, write or call Mrs. Sal- ly Skolnick at ASNE Headquar- ters at 1452 Duke Street, Alexan- dria, Va. 22314; telephone: (703) 836-6727; or call Kim Shanahan, symposium chairman, at Ingalls
Shipbuilding, Inc. (601) 935-1420.
Thursday, September 27
Jan Hope, Asst. Sec. Navy Office 8:30-9:15 a.m.—"The MEKO Design of
Surface Ships," by Karl Otto Sadler. Blohm + Voss. 9:15-10 a.m.—"Waterjet Propulsion of
Large Marine Craft," by Rolf Stovsson, Ka-
MeWa. 10-10:15 a.m.—Break. 10:15-11 a.m.—"Advanced Epicyclic and
Parallel Offset Propulsion Gearing for Sur- face Ships," by Alan R. Marquis and Ter- ence J. Dansdill, General Electric. 11-11:45 a.m.—"Future Trends in Auxil- iary Machinery," by John R. Ward, DTRC-
SESSION II—HULL & SUPPORT SYSTEMS
George Kerr, DTRC-Carderock 1:30-2:15 p.m.—Advanced Surface Ship
Hull Technology," by Jeffrey E. Beach.
Ron Kiss Photo: Aircraft carrier Forrestal with battle group during Fleet Week in N.Y. Harbor. Rear Adm. William J. Flanagan 58 Maritime Reporter/Engineering News