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Saturday, December 14, 2019

2 Training ships to provide sea time for cadets

Posted to 2 Training ships to provide sea time for cadets (by Joseph Fonseca) on March 26, 2014

Shortage of on-board training slot has placed both maritime training academies and the administration in a state of predicament. Unable to provide the required sea time for the many cadets who graduate from the Nautical Sciences, Marine Engineering…

DNV’s Quantum Container Ship

Posted to Marine Propulsion Report (by Keith Henderson) on April 16, 2010

In this month’s DNV Container Ship Update publication, the new container ship survey and design produced under the project name of Quantum brings many subjects together in one report. Although it is a concept ship it is a practical design that could be ordered today but equally well…

OpenHydro Wins Contract for Tidal Project in Puget Sound

Posted to Subsea (by Chuck Bunton) on November 4, 2009

A contract to develop a tidal energy pilot project for a public utility provider in Washington State has been won by the Irish company OpenHydro. While little detail of the contract has been made public, it was confirmed that the contract with…