The Naval Architect
Editor: Nick Savvides
Published in 10 issues per year, The Naval Architect is the principal magazine of The Royal Institution of Naval Architects, providing independent, high quality technical information on all aspects of ship design, construction and outfitting of large commercial vessels.
The Naval Architect contains regular reports on all major shipbuilding centres world-wide, contract news; views; rules and regulations, together with specialist reviews of the newest generations of CAD/CAM equipment.
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The Naval Architect is published in print and digital editions. The current and archived digital editions (from January 2004) may be read via PC, iPad and other touchpad / tablet devices. To view the digital editions, download the free RINA digital publications App, or click on the button or or visit the The Naval Architect digital archive
Digital editions can be fully searched online, printed out or annotated with personal notes and bookmarks. The on-line editions, feature advanced page turning technology, multiple views and zoom for easy reading. Issues include live web links to other sites and direct e-mail links.
Each issue includes a news and equipment news section, as well as 'In-depth' articles on a wide range of subjects, including; new legislations, technical developments, environmental issues and China ship news. Selected articles from The Naval Architect are also regularly published on the Internet, via RINA News RSS feed.
The editor welcomes feedback from readers at any time, some of which may be included in a ‘Letters to the Editor’ section within the magazine. The editor is happy to consider contributions to the magazine. For advice on contributions, contact the Editor at
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The Naval Architect is free to members and available on subscription to non members. Subscription includes printed and digital editions, and access to archive editions. Subscription also includes Warship Technology and Offshore Marine Technology.
The Naval Architect - Chinese Edition
Naval Architects is published twice per year (February and September) in the Chinese language, and distributed to members of the Shanghai Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers and the Shanghai Association of Shipbuilding Industries.
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