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Researchers develop machine learning model that will support safe and accurate decision making for t

Researchers at Dalhousie and ocean data analytics innovation environment DeepSense have developed a machine learning method for predicting wind speed and wave height measurements. Such measurements support safe and more accurate decision making by the Halifax Port Authority and the Halifax Marine Pilots.Results published…

City officials wont release plan, cite security exemption

More than a decade after city officials pledged to revive the storied but derelict Miami Marine Stadium, they say a $45 million plan for its restoration is nearly complete and inching towards realization.But like anything to do with the long-running saga to save the 1963 Modernist landmark, widely regarded as one of the world’s most remarkable structures…

Samsung Heavy Industries Demonstrates Remote Control of 300-Ton Tugboat

Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) said on Oct. 19 that it has successfully demonstrated remote-controlled ship operations using the Samsung Autonomous Ship (SAS), an autonomous navigation system of its own development.The demonstration took place at sea off SHI' shipyard in Geoje, South Gyeongsang Province, on Oct. 14. SHI…

Integrated Bridge System Market to Grow at 3.93% CAGR till 2026; Rising Demand for Advanced Analytic

The Global Integrated Bridge System Market Size is projected to reach USD 9.43 billion by 2026, exhibiting a CAGR of 3.93% during the forecast period. Rising adoption of digital technologies in ships is set to emerge as one of the central growth drivers for this market, states Fortune Business Insights in its report, titled Integrated Bridge System Market Size…

Concerned about Lasting Conflicts, Terrorism, Sectarian Tensions Plaguing Persian Gulf, Speakers in

SC/14333Calls for Yemen Ceasefire, Return to Iran Nuclear Programme among Main Points of DebateDeeply concerned about long-term conflicts, terrorism and sectarian tension in the Persian Gulf, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, expert briefers and ministerial‑level representatives called for the entire region’s…

Ocean Influencer: Karl Kenny, Kraken Robotics

The July/August edition of Marine Technology Reporter, the 15th Annual "MTR100", recognizes Karl Kenny and his Kraken Robotics team for moving forward fast on the evolution of subsea technology and business.Karl Kenny and Kraken Robotics are on a mission to revolutionize the way business is conducted subsea. It’s about high-quality data…

Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Threats (2020–2025) – PRnews Leader

Market Overview of Dredging Excavator MarketThe Dredging Excavator market report provides a detailed analysis of global market size, regional and country-level market size, segmentation market growth, market share, competitive Landscape, sales analysis, impact of domestic and global market players, value chain optimization…

Microsoft Stories podcast: Episode 4 OceanMind

Hello and welcome to Microsoft Stories, a new podcast about technology and innovation.In this episode we are focusing on OceanMind, a UK company that’s using Microsoft’s Azure cloud platform to help protect oceans and tackle illegal fishing across the world. The work undertaken by CEO Nick Wise and his staff has a positive…

Impressive New Port of Cork Liebherr Cranes on the Cork Harbour Skyline

The Port of Cork is investing 80 million in a container terminal development in Ringaskiddy. The Cork Container Terminal will initially offer a 360-metre quay with 13-metre depth alongside and will enable larger ships to berth in the port. The development also includes the construction of a 13.5-hectare terminal and associated…

The five biggest oil spills offshore: lessons to learn

API Energys Oil Spill Prevention and Response guidelines give three primary objectives to deal with the resulting fallout: prevent the spill from reaching shore, reduce the impact on marine life, and speed the degradation of any unrecovered oil. With this in mind, Offshore Technology takes a look at the five biggest oil…

Shipping with a conscience: The path to sustainable e-commerce

Shipping plays a major role in the e-commerce supply chain, and the current consumer-driven push for fast delivery of online purchases spells disaster for the environment. How can consumers become more aware of the impact of their shopping?Todays consumer is becoming increasingly eco-conscious when choosing what to buy and what not to buy.