Shanghai University of Technology was once Shanghai Institute of Technology founded in 1960, and in 1972 the institute merged with Shanghai Institute of Mechanical with its headquarter on Shanghai Institute of Technology Campus. The two broke up in 1979 and was renamed Shanghai Industrial University with the admission of Chinese Education Ministry.
The Oliver Hazard Perry class (sometimes referred to as the Perry class or FFG-7 class), is a class of frigates named after Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry. The class was designed in the United States in the mid-1970s as general-purpose escort vessels, capable of most naval operations, yet cheap enough to be bought in large quantities to replace World War II-era destroyers. 55 ships were built in...
In 1987, the auspicious year in which all Thais celebrated His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadejís 60th birthday, Professor Dr. H.R.H. Princess Chulabhorn established the Chulabhorn Research Institute in honour of His Majesty the King, one of the objectives being to provide research facilities for projects initiated by His Majesty the King.
The construction of the PLAN's Yuyi LCAC started in 2007 as part of the Type 071 LPD project. It was launched in January 2008, conducted its maiden sea trial in January 2009, and covered in the May 2010 issue of the Naval and Mercant Ships
The Yuyi class is powered by four gas turbines to augment its lift capability to about 70 tons. The Type 071 LPD can accommodate four Yuyis o...
IAD, an institute for training the government officers, was founded on June 24, 1940 by PM. Marshell P. Phiboonsongkram. Its curriculum is concerned the criminal law, criminal case, history, and ethic of administrator.
Laid down 1984, launched 1990, work stopped. Unneeded by the Ukrainian Navy. Estimated 96% complete and requiring $30 million to complete in January 30, 2007.
The design started in the late 1960s and was based around the P-500 Bazalt missile, as a less expensive, conventional alternative to the nuclear powered Kirov class battlecruiser. There was a long delay in the programme, wh...
The INI - International Neuriscience Institute in Hannover, Germany.
A unique facility housed in a building whose exterior is designed to resemble the human brain, in one of the world's leading centres for the treatment of diseases and disorders of the nervous system.
President of the INI IS Professor Madjid Samii.
The Walrus class submarine is the only submarine class currently in operation in the Royal Netherlands Navy. They have been in use since 1990 and are all named after sea mammals. The Walrus class submarines are unusual in that instead of a cross-shaped assembly of stern diving planes and rudders, they mount four combined rudders and diving planes in an "X" configuration. This tail configuration...
In the early hours of the morning of 17th January 2007, two diesel locomotives hauling a Melbourne to Brisbane freight train derailed at Sefton junction in the western suburbs of Sydney. Diesel fuel was spilt from the leading locomotive. Following the derailment, the accident crane used to lift the leading locomotive (a QR National CLP class), to...
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