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SpaceX unveils autonomous drone ship for landing reusable rockets

Reported by: `Customs Today Report March 3, 2015WASHINGTON: The deck barge Marmac 300 (CG No. 1063184) was built in 1998 by Gulf Coast Fabrication in Pearlington, Mississippi for McDonough Marine Service, a tug and barge company based in Metairie, Louisiana. As built, it was 288 feet in length, with a 100 foot beam and a depth of almost 20 feet.In 2014…
Wreckage of the USS Hornet was discovered in late January, 2019 by the expedition crew of RV Petrel. (Courtesy: Navigea)

AUV and ROV Technology Plays Key Role in Historic Discovery

WWII Wreck Located in South PacificAn underwater research and exploration vessel has played a key role in locating a major US aircraft carrier lost during World War Two. The R/V Petrel, owned and operated by philanthropist Paul Allen, discovered the remains of the USS Hornet on the seabed, 5,330 metres below the surface of the South Pacific Ocean near the Solomon Islands in late January 2019.

Harris County Civil Court: Actions Taken on Aug. 29

Will be used in accordance with our privacy policy. Wednesday, October 16, 2019The Harris County Civil Court reported the following activity on Aug. 29 in the suits below:In Lendr. Online LLC against OBM Trucking LLC and Oslbey Burnett Mercer Jr:'Motion For Non-Suit''Writ Of Garnishment After Judgment Returned'Case number…

Paul: Underwater Cables Leave Ireland Tangled and

Photo by Paul O'NeillWalking Sandymount or Dollymount strands, youll encounter some people out jogging, others letting their dogs play with the tide as it comes in or rolls back out, and others staring out at the endless horizon in front of them, lost in their thoughts.There are some things you wont notice, however. Such…

Satellite phones soon for deep sea fishermen

Deep sea fishermen in the State will soon receive satellite phones, NavIC receivers and NavTEX (Navigational Text messages) equipment to be procured at a cost of 3.1 crore. Around 1,500 deep sea boats that will be formed into 80 clusters of 15 vessels each, will benefit. Funds sanctionedThe State government recently accorded administrative and financial sanction for the same.

Marine Event At NMC To Explore Rising Water Levels, Ocean Bottom Mapping

A first-of-its kind conference at NMC next week will offer an opportunity for Great Lakes researchers and advocates to better predict, plan for and manage challenges like the high lake levels that swallowed beaches this summer.Great Lakes TechSurge: Lakebed 2030, a regional conference of the Marine Technology Society (MTS), will convene at NMC’s Great Lakes Campus Oct. 1-2.

Spending Bill Advances, But Continuing Resolution Looms - The Waterways Journal

Washington, D.C. Members of the waterways industry welcomed a funding boost proposed for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in a major spending bill unanimously approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee.Noting that the bills $7.75 billion for the agencys civil works projects would be $751.5 million over the current level, Waterways Council Inc.

Healey, blasting oil barge industry, looks to protect Mass. tugboat escort law

Now, Attorney General Maura Healey is fighting back, petitioning a federal court to let Massachusetts intervene in the suit.Buzzards Bay is a treasured resource that must be protected, Healey said in a statement. Requiring an oil tank barge to use a tugboat escort is a common-sense and cost effective way to prevent catastrophic oil spills in our waters…

Ro-Ro ferry suspended due to siltation at Dahej port | Rajkot News

RAJKOT: Operators of the Ghogha-Dahej Ro-Ro ferry will suspend the service indefinitely from Tuesday citing non-availability of adequate water depth at Dahej port. Indigo Seaways Pvt Ltd, which runs this service, pasted a notice at Ghogha port stating that the operations have been suspended until further notice. Officials…

Major projects at Port Everglades Hollywood Gazette

Everglades. Florida. berth expansion, the largest infrastructure project in the Ports history. Ports existing turn-around area from 900 feet to 2,400 feet. infrastructure for new Super Post-Panamax gantry cranes. years.The U.S. vessel passage. according to Ellen Kennedy, spokesperson for Port Everglades.

Keithly-Williams Seeds: An Enduring Legacy

My husband and I are on our way to Yuma to interview Kelly Keithly, president and chief executive officer of Keithly-Williams Seeds, the largest vegetable seed dealer in North America with offices in the western United States and Mexico. Although the company has an office and a nursery in Holtville, Dan Daniels, a Holtville resident…

DOD plans to invest $600M in unmanned underwater vehicles -- Defense Systems

Unmanned SystemsDOD plans to invest $600M in unmanned underwater vehiclesBy Mark PomerleauFeb 04, 2016Aerial drones get most of the attention, but the Defense Department also has its eyes on the sea, seeking to invest a great deal in unmanned underwater capabilities.Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter told sailors aboard the USS Princeton aircraft carrier in San Diego on Feb.

What's Happening In The Florida Keys: Dispatches After Hurricane Irma

WLRN News and its partners have reporters on the ground throughout the islands. We will be posting their updates as they come in. ---------------------- Tuesday. September 19 ----------------------3:30 p.m. Dialysis clinic reopens in Key WestThe DaVita outpatient dialysis center in Key West is open again.The center had no damage after Hurricane Irma and was prepared to run on generator power.

Hydrographic Equipment Market Revenue, Opportunity, Segment and Key Trends 2019 – Online News Guru

Hydrographic survey is a process used to measure and describe the bodily features of oceans, seas coastal areas, lakes and rivers. The equipments which are required to do such surveys are known as hydrographic equipments. The main goal of hydrographic surveys is to ensure safe maritime navigation.Sometimes the term hydrographic surveys and maritime cartography are used synonymously…

Norwegian company profiles | Offshore

ABB ABB in Norway is a leading supplier to the global market for technology, products, and systems used in the production and process of oil and gas. Principal units are located in The Netherlands, Norway, Sing pore, the UK, and USA. Chief divisions are ABB Lummus Global, ABB Offshore Technology, ABB Seatec, ABB Soimi, and ABB Vetco Gray.

ItS Only Just The Start For Subsea Drones

The starting gun on a subsea space race has now officially been fired with the first ever award of a contract that includes services from a subsea resident drone.But, what is less known is that the award, made by Equinor to Saipem for operations on the Njord field, was made at what was the largest gathering of resident robotic systems ever assembled to date.

The Wolf is at our door: new-to-you ferry arrives

B.C. Ferries Northern Sea Wolf ferry was docked at Ogden Point on Friday, after travelling from Greece to B.C. It will be used on the restored Port Hardy-Bella Coola route in 2018. The company paid $12.6 million for the 17-year-old vessel. Esquimalt Drydock was awarded contracts worth $20 million to completely refit the 246-foot-long ship.

Aug. 29: Harris County Civil Court docket for "contract - consumer/commercial/debt" cases

Lendr. Online LLC v. OBM Trucking LLC; Oslbey Burnett Mercer Jr1130892Anh H. Regent (plaintiff's attorney)Lendr. Online LLC v. Eco Vapez LLC; Vu Tran1133993Anh H. Regent (plaintiff's attorney)American Express National Bank v. Anita Murphy1134821Donald D. Degrasse (plaintiff's attorney)American Express National Bank v. Anthony H. Vu1134804Donald D.

Europe Speech and Voice Recognition Market Future Prospects and Business Development Strategies By 2

This Europe Speech and Voice Recognition market report encompasses all the vital parameters mentioned above hence it can be used for your business. This market research report is all-inclusive and encompasses various parameters of the SE industry. These parameters can be listed as market definition, currency and pricing…
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ECA Group announces a new sale of its autonomous underwater vehicle AUV A18

ECA Group announces a new order for its autonomous naval drone AUV (Autonomous Underwater Vehicle) from the range A18. A large depth version of this AUV dedicated to commercial applications of underwater inspection and cartography will be delivered to the customer by end 2019.ECA's AUV A18 (source: ECA )The A18 AUV range…