SNAME 1978-79 Program For San Diego Section
The San Diego Section of The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers has announced the following program for the 1978-79 season: September 20, 1978—Regular meeting of the San Diego Section. Paper: "Heavy Lift Ship Design and Costs," by Benjamin V. Andrews, consultant, Menlo Park, Calif. October 13, 14 and 15, 1978—California Sections Joint Meeting, Santa Barbara, sponsored by the Los Angeles Metropolitan Section. November 15, 16 and 17, 1978—SNAME 87th Annual Meeting, The New York Hilton, New York City.
November 29, 1978—Joint meeting with The American Society of Naval Engineers, San Diego, Calif. Papers: "Vibration Analysis Analysis of Rotating Machinery," by Michael Schwabbe, PRC Inc., and "Ferro Graphics Analysis," by Comdr. Charles Remo, Nav Air Pac.
January 17, 1979—Regular meeting, San Diego Section. Paper: "A Proposed Combined Cycle Marine Power Plant," by Norman L. Maclntyre, product engineer, Solar Turbines International.
February 21, 1979—Regular meeting, San Diego Section. Paper: "Marine Corrosion Control With a Coating Based on Wool Wax," by Dr. Warren C. Simpson, Eureka Chemical Co., South San Francisco, Calif.
March 21, 1979—Regular meeting, San Diego Section—Past Chairman's Night. Paper: "3K Surface Effect Ship—Noise and Vibration Control Techniques," by Gary Fox, Rohr Industries, San Diego.
April 20, 21 and 22, 1979—Annual Spring Meeting, San Diego Section, Sea Lodge, La Jolla, Calif. Theme, "Marine Diesel Power— A Forward View." Papers: "Recent Operating Experience with Slow Speed Marine Diesels," by Robert Lavine, David B. Sucharski and E.V. Stewart, Atlantic Richfield Company, Operations—Marine Transport Department, Los Angeles; "Current Design and Performance Requirements—Medium Speed Diesel for Marine Service," by Alan C. Barich, DeLaval; "Some Thoughts on Main Propulsion Marine Diesel Engines and Their Applications," by R.D. Jacobs, managermarine sales, Fairbanks Morse.
April 27 and 28, 1979—SNAME 1979 Spring Meeting/STAR Symposium, Hyatt Regency, Houston, Texas.
May 1979—San Diego Section Field Trip.