Naval Architecture, Ocean & Marine EngineeringOur facilities
Kelvin Hydrodynamics Laboratory
The Kelvin Hydrodynamics Lab tank provides excellent conditions for research into the performance of ships and a wide variety of floating and underwater structures.
Marine Engineering Laboratory
The laboratory houses a diesel engine test-bed in a soundproof cell. We also have a separate workshop for students to use where they can construct models for design and build projects.
Our yacht "Catalina"
"Catalina" is a Sigma 33 cruising/racing yacht. It's available for both staff and students within the department to use, with the supervision of an experienced Skipper.
One of the largest ship-model experiment tank in any UK university