naval architect


Definition of naval architect

: one who designs ships

Examples of naval architect in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Headed up by industrial designer Valentin Weigand, winner of Young Designer of the Year 2020, and naval architect Romain Acquaviva, the duo have their eyes set on a more sustainable, smarter, and buildable yacht. Julia Zaltzman, Robb Report, 11 Oct. 2021 Wally worked with naval architect Laurent Giles to create a running surface that offers strong fuel efficiency and range in displacement mode, but can plane to a speed of 21 knots, or 24.1 mph, with its four Volvo Penta IPS engines. Michael Verdon, Robb Report, 24 Sep. 2021 This is the first time Pininfarina has worked with the custom yacht builder Oceanco and naval architect Lateral. Nargess Banks, Forbes, 22 Sep. 2021 Martin Dumont is a French naval architect and writer, whose first novel in English translation, Schrödinger’s Dog, is published in March 2020. Martin Dumont, The New York Review of Books, 5 Feb. 2020 Sanlorenzo worked closely with naval architect Piero Lissoni on interior décor and modifications to the cockpit, while yacht designers Bernardo and Martina Zuccon of Zuccon International did the exterior lines and general arrangements of the decks. Michael Verdon, Robb Report, 21 May 2021 Says the projects naval architect Juan Kouyoumdjian. Bill Springer, Forbes, 6 July 2021 Stephen Payne, a naval architect who designed the Queen Mary 2 to evoke the great ocean liners of the past, said the yacht would be too small to have adequate exhibition and conference space. Mark Landler, New York Times, 27 June 2021 Penned by French naval architect Jean-Michel Duacancelle, the original design was inspired by the villain’s lair from the 1977 James Bond flick The Spy Who Loved Me. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 21 May 2021

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First Known Use of naval architect

circa 1885, in the meaning defined above

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14 Oct 2021

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“Naval architect.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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