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Illinois Waterway Lock Closures Begin - The Waterways Journal

The long-planned closure of six Illinois River locks and dams began July 1, with the full closure of LaGrange Lock and Dam and Starved Rock Lock and Dam to extend through September 30. They were followed by the full closures of Peoria Lock and Dam and Marseilles Lock and Dam July 6, to extend through October 29.Mike Walsh…

A new West Seattle Bridge could be even higher than the current 140-foot-tall span

If city leaders replace the cracked West Seattle Bridge, the new span might need to rise higher than the existing 140-foot-tall span above the Duwamish Waterway.Ship-channel height is one of the top five risks that could add costs and time to a new bridge project, the city’s engineering consultants believe.The Coast Guard says it will require a navigation impact statement for any new bridge there…

China's biggest patrol vessel launched

China's largest maritime patrol vessel was launched at Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard, in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, on Sept 29, 2020. (Photo by Huang Jinghua for chinadaily.com.cn) China's largest patrol vessel was launched at a shipyard in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, on Tuesday.Built by Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard of China State Shipbuilding Corp…

Colorado Cities Competing to Land U.S. Space Command Headquarters

In December 2018, Vice President Mike Pence stood before an Air Force audience at the Kennedy Space Center and delivered a major announcement:“The United States is taking steps to ensure that American national security is as dominant in space as it is here on Earth, and to that end, it is my privilege to announce that today…
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Inquest after man died following fall at Medway Hospital

An inquest has been held after a 91-year-old man died following a fall at Medway Hospital.Former shipwright Roy Willing of Plantation Road, Gillingham, was admitted to hospital in March 14 this year with a suspected chest infection, having a had a history of heart and respiratory problems.Medway Martime Hospital. Picture…

Liquified Natural Gas (Lng) Tankers Market 2020 Growth and Analysis, Top Key Players, Industry Trend

Global “Liquified Natural Gas (Lng) Tankers Market” report provides in-depth information on Market SWOT analysis, share, top key players, industry size, upcoming trends, growth factor. Also, Liquified Natural Gas (Lng) Tankers Market research report includes a current market scenario, opportunities, market analysis by types…

ROV and Drones: Market with Covid-19 Impact Analysis | Industry Business Outlook, Revenue, Trends an

ROV and Drones Market 2020 this report is including with the COVID19 Outbreak Impact analysis of key points influencing the growth of the market. Also, ROV and Drones Market (By major key players, By Types, By Applications, and Leading Regions) Segments outlook, Business assessment, Competition scenario, Trends and Forecast by Upcoming Year’s.

International Coalition Protects Vital Shipping Lanes

The International Maritime Security Construct (IMSC) was created July 2019 as a way to deter unprofessional behavior in the waters of the Middle East region through its operational arm, Coalition Task Force (CTF) Sentinel.The IMSC comprises eight nations Albania, Australia, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Lithuania, United Arab Emirates…

Global Hydrographic Survey Boats Market 2020-2025 Growth, Trends and Demands Research Report

The report provides an exhaustive calculation of the Hydrographic Survey Boats comprising of industry chain structure, market drivers, opportunities, future roadmap, industry news analysis, industry policy analysis, market player profiles and strategies.In the introductory section this report will provide us a basic overview of Hydrographic Survey Boats Market along with the industry definitions…

Current Trends, Demand, Scope, Business Strategies, Technology Development, Future Investment And Fo

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Could super yachts be a new niche for Cayman

In English Harbour on the southern coast of Antigua, the multi-coloured flags of dozens of super-yachts flutter in the breeze.An eco-system of businesses has built up on the island to service and provision these opulent vessels one of the mainstays of Antiguas tourism industry.Chandlers provide supplies, mechanics and sail makers service the vessels…

MOL's LNG-fueled Tugboat Ishin Earns 'Ship of the Year 2019' Award as Innovative Work Ship/Special P

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President & CEO: Junichiro Ikeda) yesterday announced that the LNG-fueled tugboat Ishin (Note), which is owned by MOL and operated by MOL Group company Nihon Tug-Boat Co., Ltd. (President: Tetsuro Nishio; Headquarters: Chuo-ku, Hyogo Prefecture), has won a “Ship of the Year 2019′ award in the Work Ship/Special Purpose Ship category.

The Bugatti Niniette 66 Doesnt Need the Nurburgring to Hit Top Speed

Palmer Johnson is known as one of the world's most innovative yacht designers, known for building revolutionary hulls and fast yachts. They set their name in stone in 1979 by building the world's fastest yacht at the time. Bugatti, on the other hand, is known for its fast luxury. By winning the first Monte Carlo GP in 193, it became known as a contender that isn't to be underestimated.

Harbour Tugs Market Research 2020-2026

“Final Report will add the analysis of the impact of COVID-19 on this industry.”“Harbour Tugs Market” report 2020 provides emerging industry trends, manufacturer share, market segmentation, regional outlook and comprehensive analysis on different market segments. The global Harbour Tugs market size is projected to reach US$ XX million by 2026…

DVIDS - News - Corps of Engineers begins Buffalo Harbor dredging

BUFFALO, NY The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District began operations and maintenance (O&M) dredging of the Buffalo Harbor, a commercial deep draft harbor, September 8. The work, being completed by Ryba Marine Construction from Cheboygan, Michigan, includes standard operation and maintenance dredging of 114,000 cubic yards…

Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trend And Forecast 2020 2028 – The Daily Chronicle

“Autonomous and Semi-autonomous Tractors Market Production Analysis and Geographical Market Performance Forecast The most recent Autonomous and Semi-autonomous Tractors Market Research study includes some noteworthy developments with accurate market estimates. It presents a thorough analysis dependent on an extensive research of the various market elements like development situation…

GPS Interference: Recent Marad Communication

The US Maritime Administration (MARAD) has issued a renewed Maritime Security Communication with Industry (MSCI) Advisory, 2020-016-Various-GPS Interference, regarding multiple instances of significant GPS interference which have been reported worldwide in the maritime domain.This interference causes lost or inaccurate GPS signals affecting bridge navigation…