Maritime Academy Ship Handling Centre in the Media.
HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
visited The Warsash
Maritime Academy Ship Handling Centre at Timsbury Lake on 4th
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BBC South Today - January
26th 2009 - The Centre featured in a report on Wind Assisted
Propulsion. The centre has assisted Greenwave in the testing of
Rotor Windsails. To view the video
To find out more visit
the Greenwave website
Channel Five –
Feb 18th 2008 - The Centre featured in an episode of "How
Do They Do It", together with the Full Mission Bridge Simulator at
Warsash. This was presented by Robert Llewellyn. Robert is well
known for playing 'Kryton' in cult science fiction comedy "Red
Model Shiphandling Centre appeared on ABC News on 4th January in the
USA, also appeared on Nippon TV in Japan.
On Monday 26th
November BBC TV broadcast live from the lake during the programme
Breakfast, the main article was also broadcast on national TV and
also went out internationally on BBC World. To view the video clip
The Times on the 21st November 2007. To view the online article
follow the link.
The Metro on the 20th November 2007, a free paper distributed in
London. To view the online article follow the link.
appeared in Lloyds List on 29th March 2005 by Michael Grey on the
Shiphandling Appreciation Course. Follow
link to read the full article.
Click to read full article. In pdf format.
It was also in
the news in 2003, when it appeared on the BBC. To view the article
click on the link.
See BBC Article 21st October 2003.
model shiphandling centre was in the News when HRH the Duke of
Edinburgh visited the centre on 11th June 1999.
Highness,The Duke of Edinburgh arriving at the Manned Model
HRH at the
controls of Challenger, a twin screw ferry with Captain Nigel Hunt.