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Duramax Marine SNAME Annual: CAD/CAM

SEE US AT SNAME BOOTH #421 1 7990 Great Lakes Parkway

Hiram, Ohio 44234

T: 440-834-5400 F: 440-834-4950, www.duramax-

A global leading manufacturer of cooling systems, sealing systems, fendering systems and water-lubri- cated bearings for commercial, military and plea- sure craft markets. Duramax Marine is committed to supplying the highest quality marine products and services backed by worldwide distribution and a research and development program.

Newport News Shipbuilding

SEE US AT SNAME BOOTH #510 4101 Washington Ave.

Newport News, Va. 23607

T: 757-380-7932 F: 757-688-1000,

For more than a century, Newport News Shipbuilding has designed, built, overhauled, refueled and repaired a wide variety of ships for the U.S. navy and commercial customers. NNS currently has construc- tion contracts for the two NIMITZ class aircraft carri- ers, Ronald Reagan (CVN76) and the as yet unnamed CVN 77. The yard is teamed with Gener- al Dynanics1 Electric Boat Corp. to build the Virginia class New Attack Submarine. NNS has completed the 3-year overhaul and refueling of the USS Nimitz and began the complex overhaul and refueling of the USS EISENHOWER in May 2001. . v y



SEE US AT SNAME BOOTH #520 500 Industry Blvd.

Sugarland, Texas 77478 281-274-0484 F: 281-274-0490

Schottel provides steerable propulsion systems rates up to 30.4W — Schottel provides these systems in Z- drives, pump jets, bow thrusters and twin propeller units. We also manufacture CP propellers and shaft- ing systems. Schottel has worldwide sales and ser- vice and is ISO 9001.

MAN B&W Diesel

SEE US AT SNAME BOOTH #306 17 State St., 18th Fir.

New York, N.Y. 10004

T: 212-269-0980 F: 212-363-2469,,

Man B&W Diesel, Inc. markets and services diesel engines and related products manufactured by the

MAN B&W Diesel Group. The group's parent com- pany, MAN B&W Diesel AG is the leading supplier of large diesel engines for marine propulsion and power plants. pipes. The 3-D model and P&ID are checked constant- ly for consistency and any critical items are reported with the assistance of a new developed message serv- er. Mistakes made by the designer are strongly reduced because of the re-use of information that is already available in the system.

Advanced Visualization

Creating fancy images and screen shots of the 3-D model is something of the past. Today,

Nupas-Cadmatic supports creating on-line movie files of a virtual walk around in the model. This advanced visualization, which supports the OpenGL standard, generates on the fly (real time) rendered moving images of

Giant Industries Introduces

Bentonite Pump Line

Giant Industries introduced its line of

Bentonite pumps, used for transporting the

Bentonite fluid used in the stabilization of bore holes in horizon- tal boring applications. These pumps range from 18.5 to 84.5 gpm and up to 1,500 psi. All of these pumps are made of Cast Iron fluid ends with solid ceramic plungers provide long life.

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Thrane & Thrane Introduces eCMail

Thrane & Thrane A/S has introduced eCMail, a Windows based application provid- ing easy to use e-mail functionality for mar- itime and land mobile products. E-mail has become more and more popular onboard com- mercial vessels, fishing boats as well as yachts.

Inmarsat-C is often chosen as the easiest and most cost-efficient way to communicate. To provide easy and trouble free e-mail function- ality Thrane & Thrane A/S has developed eCMail, which is a Windows based Capsat application for Inmarsat-C. eCMail is very similar to Microsoft Outlook, and is designed to be easy to install and use. eCMail works with Thrane & Thrane &

Thrane A/S' existing TT-3022C Land Mobile

Tranceivers, TT-3022D Fishery Transceivers as well as Thrane & Thrane A/S' Non-Solas

Inmarsat-C Capsat products of the future. The new software can be downloaded free of charge directly from the Internet at

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AVI file. This unique feature gives a complete new meaning to the virtual ship and opens unlimited possi- bilities for information exchange between shipyard and shipowner and between engineering department and production floor.

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Smart Radar Level

Sensor with Generic

RS485 Output

The first flat array antenna for liquid tank gauging.

This software driven array allows for each sensor to remotely configure itself for the type of product as well as the structural characteristics within each tank. It is completely self-diagnostic and is factory calibrated using a laser interferometer to ,1mm. It is designed for the harshest environments and can be provided in a high temperature version to 385°F. It is intrinsically safe with Class 1, Div. 1,

Group D & C approvals. As a smart sensor, all processing calculations and software are resident in the device itself, only a high level generic data output, i.e., RS485 (or others on request) is sent to the cargo control area.

Options: • Multiple alarm set-points •Temperature • PV Pressure • I.G. Pressure • Tank Management Software • Automated draft and trim


SYSTEMS, INC. 800 Femdale Place

Rahway, NJ 07065

Call today for more information! 732.382.4344 732.388.5111 fax e-mail

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