It was in 1946, on the then Royal Air Force base of RAF Cranfield, that the establishment now known as Cranfield University was formed. Originally dubbed the College of Aeronautics, it was set up by the UK Government in the wake of the Second World War as a means of ensuring that the country retained a vibrant aerospace industry
The whole nine yards Founded in 1984 by Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, Mr Luis Contreras Pena and son Mr Luis E Contreras Brea, Ciramar International Trading Co., Ltd. Shipyards (CITCL) today is recognised as a well-reputed marine facility that specialises in afloat repairs, new construction, marine engineering and conversions.
Optimum solutions It has been a busy time for Fiskerstrand Verft AS since it was last featured in Shipping and Marine magazine in August 2014, with the family-owned company enjoying an increasing order book and working on challenging projects. Proud to be part of one of the most progressive maritime
Dutch maritime consultancy and design office Vuyk Engineering Rotterdam has a rich heritage stretching back to 1872 when the Adrianus Vuyk yard was built along the river Hollandsche IJssel, a 30-man boatbuilding workshop that focused on small wooden inland transporters