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Adventure Technology Could Make Extreme Climbing (a Little) Easier – Now. Powered by Northrop Grumma

A record number of climbers are venturing up the world’s tallest summits each year to test their limits. These adventurers often train for years to prepare themselves for the harsh terrains they will try to conquer. But as ecological conditions worsen, even one false step could put the most seasoned hiker in peril.One man…

Global Hydrographic Survey Equipment Industry Report: Product Scope, Overview, Market Opportunities,

Hydrographic survey is the science of measurement and description of features which affect maritime navigation, marine construction, dredging, offshore oil exploration/offshore oil drilling and related activities. Strong emphasis is placed on soundings, shorelines, tides, currents, seabed and submerged obstructions that…

A century and half on, Suez Canal is a 'lifeline' for Egypt, Transport

Ismailia, EgyptONE hundred and fifty years after the Suez Canal opened, the international waterway is hugely significant to the economy of modern-day Egypt, which nationalised it in 1956.The canal, which links the Mediterranean to the Red Sea, was opened to navigation in 1869 and was expanded in 2015 to accommodate larger ships.Dug in the 19th century using "rudimentary tools"…

Global Industrial Inertial Systems Market 2019 Precise Outlook – Northrop Grumman, Honeywell, Sagem

The report titled Global Industrial Inertial Systems Market 2019 by Company, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2024 revealed by MRInsights.biz summarizes the market in terms of definitions, applications, types and leading key players/manufacturers of Industrial Inertial Systems industry. The report spots industry…

TT Talk - Ship berthing incidents

It is perhaps surprisingly common for things to go wrong in the processes around berthing ships, particularly in terms of manoeuvring in the port area and mooring. Aimed at the ship/port interface, read on to understand TT Club’s experience and ways to mitigate the risks.The operations involved in berthing ships are highly…

Global Security Robots Market-By Type (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Unmanned Ground Vehicles, Unmanned

Mordor estimates the global security robots market to reach USD 1.48 billion in 2015 and USD 2.14 billion by 2020 at a CAGR of 7.65% during the period 2015 to 2020. A security robot is utilized in assisting or replacing humans in hazardous environments. These types of robots may have a navigation system, a different type of sensors for detecting intruders & fires…

Australias Third Air Warfare Destroyer Completes Sea Trials – The Diplomat

AdvertisementThe Royal Australian Navys (RAN) third and final air warfare destroyer (AWD), the future HMAS Sydney (DDG 42), has officially completed sea trials, the Australian Department of Defense (DoD) announced on November 9.Todays milestone is another example of the Liberal and National Governments successful initiative to reform the AWD program…

Old Tappan Zee Bridge Demolished

The old Tappan Zee bridge is no more after crews demolished it into the Hudson River the morning of January 15. The span was supposed to come down on January 12, but high winds caused crews to reschedule, NYup.com reported.To bring the bridge down, experts put a series of charges on the span's vertical support structures…

The Port of Gdansk connects Poland and Singapore

The Port of Gdansk says it has become the initiator and organiser of the Singapore Maritime & Business Mixer forum. Leading representatives of the maritime industry from both countries met in Singapore on 29 October. This was the first such initiative, connecting two of the world's most rapidly developing economies. At the same time…

How a white-domed 1980s home on a Florida island has had two pieces collapse into the ocean

For many years, the white-domed, sci-fi wanting construction on stilts on the tip of a distant island in Southwest Florida was a landmark in multiple approach: the self-sustaining house grew to become a sightseeing spot for it singularity.However battered by hurricanes like Andrew and Irma and after years of seaside and seafloor erosion…

Yas Channel Dredging Wraps Up

Abu Dhabis Department of Transport has announced the completion of the Yas Channel Expansion Project – just before the start of Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Formula 1, Emirates New Agency WAM informs. The project included a significant amount of dredging work to ensure the safety of the passing yachts towards Yas Marina.The shallow…

I Bought an Elephant to Find Out How to Save Them

On the evening of April 5, 2017, an Emirates Boeing 747 freighter landed at Wattay International Airport in Vientiane, Laos, and waited on the tarmac for several hours. Its dead-of-night mission involved receiving a sizable consignment, loading it quickly, and ferrying it ten hours back to Dubai, all without attracting undue attention. Emirates had certainly sent the right plane for the job.

Definitive edition of expert's accounts of NZ shipwrecks

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Underwater Drones Market Global Opportunity Analysis and Forecast 2017 2025 – Tech Admirers

ShareShareShareEmailThis Global Underwater Drones Market elaborate report, compiled by TMR Research, offers a summary study on regional forecast, business size, and associated revenue estimations. The Underwater Drones report more emphasizes primary challenges and growth trends adopted by leading makers of the market. Some of the leading vendors operating in the market are ( Kongsberg Maritime…

Hayling Island Works Wrap Up

Global Security Robot Market - Analysis of Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2018-2023)

In 2017, the global security robot market was valued at USD 1.946 billion. The market is expected to register a CAGR of about 3.11% during 2018-2023 (the forecast period). Security robots are devices with locomotive capabilities, which can collect data for security purposes, and in some cases act upon this data, if required.

Weeks Marine Wins $151.3 Million Savannah Contract

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District has awarded another Savannah inner harbor dredging contract.The $151.3 million contract was given to Weeks Marine, Inc. on November 7, 2019.According to the FedBizOpps, the deepening project does not extend the entire length of the channel.The project includes dredging works along the Inner Harbor Reaches C…

Global Industry Overview By Size, Share, Trends, Growth Factors, Historical Analysis, Opportunities

Global Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUV) Market Report 2019-2025 provides insightful data about business strategies, qualitative and quantitative analysis of Global Market. The report also calls for market driven results deriving feasibility studies for client needs. MarketInsightsReports ensures qualified and verifiable aspects of market data operating in the real- time scenario.

Military Satellite Pricing Structure 2019 in Global Market – Boeing, Northrop Grumman, Israel Aerosp

Global Military Satellite Market 2019 is a comprehensive, professional report provides a detailed overview of major drivers, restraints, challenges, opportunities, current market trends and strategies impacting the global market along with estimates and forecast of revenue and share analysis. Research study covers investment plan…

Louis Jordan missing at sea for SIXTY SIX days found in damaged sailboat

A sailor who vanished after heading out to sea more than two months ago has miraculously been found alive and well off the North Carolina coast.Louis Jordan, 37, was picked up by a German-flagged ship at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday - 66 days after he took off to do some fishing. He was found sitting on the capsized hull of his sailboat…