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HSVA News Archive

Sept. 2018

First Mayor of Hamburg at SMM

We are grateful for the visit of the First Mayor of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, Dr. Peter Tschentscher
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Aug. 2018

New Research Project "FATICE" Launched

Having started in July 2018 the MarTERA ERA-NET COFUND Project “FATICE – Fatigue damage from dynamic ice action” will allow HSVA’s Arctic Technology department to continue its successful research on dynamic ice-structure interaction.
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June 2018

HOLISHIP joint workshop in Brussels

On 31 May 2018 the HSVA led HOLISHIP project participated in a joint workshop with other EU funded ship design projects SHIPLYS and LINCOLN in Brussels. About 60 participants discussed with Commission representatives future trends of ship design and their answers to the evolving requirements.
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May 2018

Arctic Technologies: Tank in a Tank

While we typically have all kinds of structures and ships floating in our tanks, one may be confused to see we now have a tank inside one of our tanks.
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