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The Naval Architect - Editorial


 The Naval Architect is published in ten issues a year (January, February, March, April, May, June, July/August, September, October and November), providing up-to-date technical information on all aspects of ship design, construction and outfitting. It 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.

Published with Warship Technology (five issues a year); plus Offshore Marine Technology (four issues a year).

Editorial Coverage

Readers of The Naval Architect  are kept informed of the latest trends in design and technology, principally covering ships above 100m in length, with reports on the design, construction and equipping of new commercial vessels.  Regular features include:

  • comprehensive ship descriptions, complete with illustrations and general arrangement plans

  • area and country reports

  • regular ship type features, including cruise ships, ro-ro vessels, carriers, tankers, bulk carriers, inland passenger ships, large fast craft

  • up-to-date news and views on key subjects such as ship safety, propulsion, CAD/CAM, green ship concepts, shipyard technology, and rules and regulations

The Naval Architect will publish regular technical articles on new commercial vessels, complete with illustrations and general arrangement plans. A selection of the most interesting and innovative vessels completed during 2016 will appear in the annual publication Significant Ships of 2016

LMA1

LMA2

Editorial Schedule 2017

January

June

Green ships
Ice class
CAD/CAM/CAE
Shipboard water treatment
South Asia

 

Extra distribution:

Euromaritime, Paris

HVAC
Bulk carriers
Regulation & Classification
Paints & coatings

 

Extra distribtion:
Seawork,Southampton
IMDS, St Petersburg


February (+Chinese issue)*


July/August

Cruise ships
Accommodation & interiors
Propellers & thrusters
CF & hydrodynamics
China

Containerships
CFD & hydrodynamics
Shipbuilding technology
Propulsion

 

Extra distribution:
Seatrade Europe, Hamburg


March

 

September (+Chinese issue)*

Tankers
Engines
Bridge & communication systems
Water ballast treatment
Finland

 

Extra distribution:
Europort, Istanbul
Gastech, Tokyo

Ferries
Environmental legislation
Cranes, deck & cargo equipment
China
Germany

 

Extra distribution:
NEVA, St Petersburg
Baltexpo, Gdansk
DSEI, London


April


October

Heavy-lift
Inland and coastal vessels
CAD/CAM/CAE
Denmark

 

Extra distribution:
SeaAsia, Singapore

LNG/LPG
CAD/CAM/CAE
Ship safety
Korea
Netherlands

 

Extra distribution:
Kormarine, Busan
Euronaval, Paris

 

Special Supplement
Marine Power & Propulsion


May


November

Smart ships

Cruise ships
Ro-Ro
Green ships
Noise & vibration
Norway

 

Extra distribution:
Nor-shipping, Oslo
UDT, Rotterdam

Chemical & products tankers
Eco ship technology
Russian & Eastern Europe
Japan

 

Extra distribution:
Marintec China, Shanghai
Europort, Rotterdsam

 

* These issues will be published additionally in the Chinese language, inChinese flag association with  Shanghai Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers (SSNAOE).  FREE OF CHARGE advertising in the Chinese issues is offered to those taking space in the regular February and September editions.  Copy can be translated at no extra cost, and the magazne is distributed  additionally  to members of the Shanghai Association of Shipbuilding Industries. 

Further information:

Alfa Laval 260x120

Stone Marine 260x120

Rolls Royce Marine 2016

JETS VAC July 2015

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Drew Safety