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Offshore Vessel Participates In Anti-terrorism Drill

An offshore supply vessel left its work at an offshore wind farm to play the role of hijacked vessel in a Belgian anti-terror exercise last week.The vessel Esvagt Mercator took a brief break from its operations in the Belgian Nobelwind and Belwind wind farms to assist the Belgian anti-terror corps in the security drill last Wednesday.During the exercise…

Market Competitive Situation, Opportunities, Vendors, Market Expansion – Redfield Herald

Subsea Control Systems Market report contains all study about the market overview, growth, demand, regions, types, major drivers, trends, challenges, applications, annual growth rate, forecasts, and companies. Subsea Control Systems market is projected to rise at a stable rate and will post CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of XX% during 2018-2023.Key Players: – Aker Solutions ASA…

UPDATE 1-Singapore plans to tighten controls in maritime fuel industry | Energy & Oil

* Singapore introduced flow metres for fuel oil in 2017 * May use flow metres at oil terminals under proposed rules * Plans to extend metering to distillate fuels in 2019 (Re-casts, adds quote, bullet points, detail) By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Singapore plans to apply stricter control measures to the marine fuels sector…

Dominant market Players- SINOPACIFIC, Shipyard DeHoop, Wuchang Shipbuilding, BAE Systems, Ulstein Ve

Global Platform Supply Vessels (PSV) Market 2018 centers on the prime Platform Supply Vessels (PSV) market driving factors, leading players and their constraint. The report offers a top-tier evaluation in terms of market segment, share, revenue forecast, and territorial analysis. The research report is a blend of an insightful…

Understanding Florida's constitutional amendment questions on...

PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. - Local 10 News reporter Glenna Milberg breaks down each of Florida's 12 constitutional amendment questions on the November ballot, beginning Monday with the first three. More amendment questions will be explained throughout the week, so be sure to check back each day for a better understanding of each. This is the first of two amendments having to do with property taxes.

Venezuelan oil port repairs delayed, crude exports fall...

By Marianna ParragaOct 2 (Reuters) - Repairs to a dock at Venezuela's main oil export port will take at least another month to complete following a tanker collision more than a month ago, further restraining the OPEC member nation's crude exports, according to sources and shipping data.A minor incident in late August forced state-run oil company PDVSA to shut the Jose port's South dock…

EPA says a little radiation may be healthy — National Politics — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine

M. Spencer Green | APM. Spencer Green | APIn this Jan. 9, 2013, file photo, a CT scan technician prepares for a patient at the Silver Cross Emergency Care Center in Homer Glen, Ill. The Trump administration is quietly trying to weaken radiation rules, relying on scientific outliers who argue that a little radiation damage is actually good for you -- like a little bit of sunlight.

Nigeria: Total Nigeria Links Oil Tankers' Accidents to Illiteracy, Others

Total Nigeria Plc yesterday attributed accidents caused by oil tankers' in Nigeria to illiteracy among tanker drivers, ageing equipment, substandard tank construction and low quality of road infrastructure.Total's Management System for Transport manager, Mr Ajibola Alaga, made the assertion when members of the Major Oil…

Coast Guard Academy Cadets Dive to Study Rate of USS Arizona Corrosion

A group of Coast Guard Academy cadets, studying how fast the hull of the USS Arizona -- still submerged at the bottom of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, where Japanese forces sank it on Dec. 7, 1941 -- is corroding, say their findings will help develop a model to predict the corrosion rates of other shipwrecks and when they might become an environmental risk.Last month…

Rutgers University Ranks 21st Among Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents in 2

MEDIA CONTACTAvailable for logged-in reporters onlyNewswise — NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Rutgers University ranks 21st among the Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents in 2016, according to a new report published by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) and Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO).“Research…

Maritime Journal | Damen and HST sign contract for second FCS 2710 at WindEnergy Hamburg

On 26th September, Damen Shipyards Group signed a contract with High Speed Transfers (HST) during WindEnergy Hamburg for a Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2710. This is HSTs second FCS 2710 since becoming the launching customer for the vessel type earlier this year.The FCS 2710 builds on the success of its predecessor, Damen’s FCS 2610.

Gael Force announces international expansion, targets Canada

Group is actively seeking to make inward investment in Newfoundland. Gael Force Group has revealed its plans to expand its business overseas with the supply of a full established range of marine equipment, technology and services to Atlantic Canadas aquaculture market.The supplier is actively seeking to make inward investment…

Echo Beds' New Album "Buried Language" Reflects on Ghost Ship Fire

The fire that tore through the Ghost Ship warehouse in Oakland, California, in December 2016 destroyed a lot more than a building. Thirty-six people from around the Bay Area died that night, and with them the dreams of an entire subculture of musicians and artists living on the edge of society in similar collectives and squats in nearly every major American city.In Denver…

Olis Robotics Acquires Machine Learning Startup

Olis Robotics, developer of next-generation remote robotics software, announced it has acquired Seattle-based machine learning startup White Marsh Forests (WMF).Olis, formerly BluHaptics, has created a next-generation software platform built from the ground up that expands the capabilities of pilot-controlled service robots in the energy and space sectors and other harsh operating environments.

AAL completes Australian ship-to-ship operation - Projects

AAL has completed a three-month offshore pipe haul and ship-to-ship operation for the Greater Enfield subsea oil project on behalf of TechnipFMC.The multipurpose shipping operator delivered Thermotite ‘ULTRA’ subsea pipes and other equipment to the project in Western Australia.The cargo was loaded onto the 19,000 dwt, S-Class AAL Nanjing in the Malaysian ports of Kuantan and Tanjung Langsat.

The Motorship | Safe Bulkers reveals scrubbers and BWMS plan

Monaco-headquartered bulk operator Safe Bulkers has agreed a schedule to install Alfa Laval scrubbers and Erma First ballast water management systems at COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry Cos repair yards.The installations will take place next year across 19 vessels in total - half of the company’s fleet - with scrubber installations in five Kamsarmax vessels…

Conservation couple buys New Zealand Navy warship

A Newcastle couple who searched for a boat online are now the proud new owners of an ex-New Zealand warship.Paul and Wilma Adams have sailed their 44-metre ship, the decommissioned Royal New Zealand Navy dive tender Manawanui, across the Tasman and docked it at their hometown of Carrington."Overwhelmed. WTF," Ms Adams said of how she feels about owning the ship."It's not just the size.

Saving our shores for 40 years

California’s beautifully complex coastline features rock outcroppings, sandy beaches, tide pools and wetlands. Its includes industrial ports such as Oakland, Long Beach, and San Diego; the saline wetlands of Elkhorn Slough in the middle of Monterey Bay’s shoreline, sand dunes in southern San Luis Obispo County, and the…

The two Suzukis: Theres Saint Suzuki, the one you see on CBC, and Secret Suzuki, the capitalist mill

There are two David Suzukis.Most of us know one of the Suzukis. Let’s call him Saint Suzuki. That’s the Suzuki whose TV show on the CBC constantly lectures us about our lifestyle. He says we need to consume less, buy less and use less fossil fuels.But then there’s another Suzuki. Let’s call him Secret Suzuki, because he’s…

2H Offshore expands STREAM JIP for improved SCR, lazy-wave riser design

9/6/2018HOUSTON -- 2H Offshore, a riser and conductor specialist in subsea services group Acteon, has completed the first phase of the STREAM (STeel Riser Enhanced Analytics using Measurements) joint industry project (JIP) and has expanded the work into a second phase.The JIPs participants include Anadarko, Chevron, ExxonMobil and Shell.