Yann Blake • Engineering

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Category: Extracurricular Activities

Dredge at the Yacht International de Pornic (YCIP)

Pornic Marina is a deep-water marina, close to the city, located in the Bay of Bourgneuf (France), south of the Loire and near the beach of fine sand of Noëveillard.The port offers a privileged stop to boaters, thanks to the quality of its welcoming on its 900 pontoon spaces and various services developed. As Marina

Welding and drilling at Trinity College Mechanical Engineering Workshops

As part of my Manufacturing Engineering Design module of Senior Freshman year, I took part in several workshop sessions which allowed me to be introduced to basic practical manufacturing processes such as Welding and Drilling. In a real-life configuration and under the supervision of a specialist in this field, I welded pieces of steel together

British Petroleum (BP) Gas Tanker [Private Visit]

LNG Tanker British Diamond with Gross Tonnage: 102064, Deadweight: 84553 t, Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 288m × 44m which was build in 2008. I had the chance to have a private guided visit of the different parts of the boat emphasizing the technical aspects of the it : control rooms for Gas flow and

Rance Tidal Power Station [Private Visit]

Visit of the site and technical facilities as part of the AST research laboratory I was part of. The dam extends over 750 meters, between the point of the sheep to the west and the tip of Briantais to the east. It is located south of Dinard and Saint-Malo, at the mouth of the coastal