Getting Schools Hooked on Nomadic - by Susie Millar

December 29 2009

During 2010, I’ll be doing my best to get primary school children interested in SS Nomadic’s restoration project.  Nomadic was moved to its new home at Hamilton Dock in Titanic Quarter in August and contractors will be starting work early in the New Year.  As this process continues, it is important to keep a level of public interest and support in the project.

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Lords of the Rings - Dispelling the myths from Titanic’s Dock

December 11 2009

Lords of the Rings - Dispelling the myths at Titanic’s Dock - The world’s most advanced science demystified from Titanic’s Dock.

Excellent understanding of the World’s largest Scientific Experiment was provided in one of Northern Ireland’s most leading edge Education projects ever to be undertaken – from Titanic’s Dock at the Northern Ireland Science Park.  The project was successfully ‘docked and delivered’ with a precision that reflected positively the science and engineering associated with Titanic’s Dock, which at it’s time, nearly 100 years ago, was the largest dock in the world and capable of hosting the largest man made object of its time (Titanic), whilst being capable of empyting a staggering 23 million gallons of water in under 2 hours!

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Time to Catch the Tide: H&W could lead Northern Ireland in a potential energy revolution

November 27 2009

With the unique asset of Harland and Wolff combined with some of the fiercest tides in the world, Northern Ireland stands on the edge of a potential energy revolution which can help secure its energy supplies, create and retain highly-skilled local manufacturing jobs, propel the region as a centre of excellence in the marine energy sector and assist its population with reduced electricity bills in the future.

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Launch of New Titanic Parish, Belfast

November 20 2009

Brand new Church of Ireland parish to be launched at Belfast’s Titanic Quarter.

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Memorial Service for Millvena Dean, Titanic’s youngest and last survivor

November 02 2009

Representatives from Belfast Titanic Society travelled to Southampton to attend a Memorial Service for Millvena Dean, Titanic’s youngest and last survivor.

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Titanic Memorial Cruise: 100 year anniversary voyage to set sail 2012

November 02 2009

British travel firm Miles Morgan Travel are taking reservations for this unique cruise that will commemorate the Titanic’s tragic voyage in April 1912.

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