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The following presentations have been made by our staff at industry recognized forums:

  • "Trends in Offshore Logistics Support", SNAME, New Orleans, Panel Chairman, 1979
  • "Trends in Offshore Support Vessel Designs", Offshore Technology Conference, Houston, 1979
  • "Harsh and Deep Water Environment Field Development", Panelist Offshore Technology Conference, houston, 1984
  • "Construction and Installation of Deep Water Floating Productions Systems", Harsh Environment Handbook, Offshore Magazine, 1985
  • "Sea Keeping Performance of Offshore Supply Vessels and its Practical Applications", SNAME, New Orleans, 1985
  • "Technical and Economic Considerations in the Development of Offshore Oil and Gas Prospects Using Floating Production Systems", SNAME, Houston, 1985
  • "Factors to Consider in the Development of Offshore Hydrocarbons Using Offshore Production Systems", Offshore Oil and Gas Expo, Beijing, 1986
  • "Alternate Application of Surplus Offshore Support Vessels", SNAME, Biloxi, 1988
  • "Competitive Naval Auxillary Ship Building", SNAME, New Orleans, 1989
  • "The Applicatoin of Stealth in Offshore Patrol Vessels", Royal Institute of Naval Archnitects, London, 1992
  • "The Applicatoin of Stealth in Fast Interdiction Craft", MILCON and International Defense Expo, Abu Dhabi, 1993
  • "The Future in Deep Water Drilling", SNAME, New Orleans, Panel Chairman, 1994
  • "Fast Ferries for Freight", Amsterdam Fast Ferry Conference, 1996
  • "A High Speed Ferry Design Specifically Developed for Low Wake Applications", Ferries, Ft. Lauderdale, 1996
  • "Small Combatants and Interdiction Craft for the 21st Century", SNAME Biloxi, 1999
  • "Extra Fast Patrol Interdiction Craft and Their Role in Coastal Defense", Small Craft Symposium, Norfolk, VA
  • "Warfare Using Small Combat Craft", Combat Craft Magazine, 1999
  • "State of the Art and Role of Dynamic Positioning in the Development of Deep and Ultra Deep Water Oil and Gas Fields", American Society of Civil Engineers, New Orleans, 2011
  • "Competitive US Shipbuilding", Marine Log Panelist, 2002
  • Interviewed by leading industry magazines such as: Marine Log, WorkBoat Magazine and Maritime Reporter, on a variety of maritime issues.
  • Chaired SNAME Gulf and Texas sections and member of National Council.
  • Economic Evaluation of Organic and Steam Cycle Driven Waste Heat Recovery Turbo-Generators on Medium Powered Ships, IMAM, Istanbul, Turkey, 2009
  • Reliability & Life Cycle Cost Analysis of Ship Propulsion Machinery Alternatives, TKK, Helsinki, Finland, 2008
  • Marine Diesel Engine Exhaust Systems, Problems Associate with Emissions and Fuel, IMAM, Varna, Bulgaria, 2007
  • Fueling System Design for Natural Gas Fuelled Engines in Ships, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway, 2005
  • The state of the art in Dynamic Positioning and Heave Compensation and their roles in developing deepwater Oil and Gas fields, ASCE, New Orleans, 2011

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