E-LASS/RAMSSES event in Pornichet

Our public E-LASS/RAMSSES event ended on Wednesday June 27th. The event which was held in Pornichet, France, included industry tours to STX France and iRT Jules Verne and was visited by more than 70 people with a common interest in lightweight materials and solutions....

Event in Pornichet – updated agenda

Our annual conference is coordinated together with the RAMSSES project and will be held in Pornichet, France. This year’s event will include an industry tour to either IRT Jules Verne or STX Shipyard depending on your personal choice. For E-LASS members the...

Innovative shipbuilding

In the latest issue of the Naval Architect, there is a featured article on Oshima‘s innovative shipbuilding. Part of what is described has already been discussed at our meetings, still it is an interesting text concerning the open-hatch cargo carrier concept...

E-LASS Newsletter March 2018

Dear E-LASS member, Our next event will take place June 26th – 27th  in Pornichet, France, in a joint effort between E-LASS and EU project RAMSSES. The seminar will be held on the 26th of June and the industry tour involving visits to STX ship yard and to the research...

Uljanik wins JEC Innovation Award

After being nominated for the JEC Innovation Award in Marine Innovation for their composite decks on the Siem Cicero car carrier vessel, our member Uljanik was declared winners during last week’s JEC World exhibition in Paris. Congratulations! See...

Composites in the shipping industry

Yesterday, our member Arnold Vaandrager at Vabo Composites published an interesting article about composites in the shipping industry. It is well worth a read and can be found here:  Composites in the shipping industry Composites in the shipping industry, what are we...