PRESS RELEASEA GUIDE TO MATERIALS ENGINEERING FORTHE MARITIME INDUSTRYTHE SOCIETY OF NAVAL ARCHITECTS AND MARINE ENGINEERS HAS PUBLISHED THE TECHNICAL AND RESEARCH BULLETIN A Guide to Materials Engineering for the Maritime Industry. This T&R bulletin was written by Yvonne Traynham and approved bySNAME Technical & Research Committee on Hull Structure Chaired by Roger Basu.This document provides a unique and practical guide to materials engineering for those in the maritime industry. It covers aspects of materials engineering, testing and evaluation, corrosion, and failure that are of specific interest to marine designers as well as those who maintain structure and machinery in the marine environment. The guide also provides information on non-destructive test and evaluation techniques and their use and addresses advance materials and processes. Additional references are provided to assist those who require more detailed information on a specific process.