NEIT Library teams up with Steam Ship Historical Society

Steam Ship Historical Society of America (SSHSA) has teamed up with New England Institute of Technology’s library in creating an exhibit to show off some of SSHSA’s collections and the maritime technology programs at NEIT. One aspect of the exhibit is a brief overview of marine engines, from walking beam steam engines to nuclear power.  Stay […]

Full steam ahead for Steamship Society of America’s new home

Former NEIT library building at Post Road campus gets new purpose, as Steamship Historical Society. From The Providence Journal: There was a time when steamships ruled the oceans.With fires stoked with coal, giant boilers generated the steam necessary to power huge ships such as the Titanic, the Carpathia and the Queen Mary as they sailed […]