Max van Someren

Technology Development Manager at Austal

Max van Someren leads the team developing MARINELINK-Smart, Perth-based shipbuilder Austal’s revolutionary digital system for improving high speed ship efficiency and comfort. 

Max is a naval architect by background who has spent his career working on the application of new technologies to the maritime industry. His diverse range of experiences have included: development of novel designs for commercial and naval vessels; advising shipbuilders internationally on the development of ship design and construction technology; developing future underwater warfare concepts for the UK ministry of defence and (most recently) leading the establishment of Austal’s digital technology initiative.

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