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COMMERCIAL DIVING PAST AND PRESENT - Part of the SUT+ 5@50 Lecture Series
Tue 13 December 2016, 17:30 – 20:00 GMT
COMMERCIAL DIVING PAST AND PRESENT – The story of commercial diving and how it expanded worldwide, branching into scientific and military diving. Presented by Dr John Bevan: Managing Director of Submex Ltd
John Bevan BSc MSc PhD FSUT FAE FRSA, diving consultant, diving accidents investigator/expert witness, Managing Director of Submex Ltd, Chairman of the SUT Diving and Manned Submersibles Committee, Chairman of the Historical Diving Society, Editor of Underwater Contractor International magazine, publisher of The Professional Diver’s Handbook, Author of The Infernal Diver, Another Whitstable Trade, The First Treasure Divers and Commander Crabb – What really happened? RN Ship’s Diver Officer, HSE Part I Diver. Past Technical Manager of Comex Diving Ltd (UK), past Head of Environmental Factors Section, Royal Naval Scientific Service, Royal Naval Physiological Laboratory.
To mark the 50th anniversary of the Society for Underwater Technology, SUT+ presents a series of five lectures to showcase some of the varied professions that take place in the underwater world – Full Details Here
17.30 – Registration
18.00 – 19.00 – Presentation
19.00 – 19.30 – Networking/refreshments
20.00 – Doors closed
Many thanks to Forsys Subsea for hosting the event.