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Heddle Marine wins Coast Guard contract months after aborted refit

Questions are being raised about the awarding of another refit contract for the Canadian Coast Guard ship Hudson to the same company behind an aborted refit on the science research ship last year."My question is, with the problems with that dry docking, why was this firm allowed to bid on this one?" asked Wayne Snow, the…

Tracking Carbon From the Ocean Surface to the Dark "Twilight Zone"

ByLara Streiff, NASA's Goddard Space Flight CenterMay 12, 2021Different phytoplankton communities bloom around the Canadian Maritime Provinces and across the northwestern Atlantic Ocean. Credit: NASA/Aqua/MODIS composite collected on March 22, 2021A seaward journey, supported by both NASAEstablished in 1958, the National…

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Boaty McBoatface Robotic Submarine to Visit

The UK National Oceanography Centre (NOC) has secured funding from the UK Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), which will take robot submarine ‘Boaty McBoatface’ around end-of-life oil and gas fields. The Autonomous Techniques for infraStructure Ecological Assessment (AT-SEA) project, led by the NOC will trial the concept of using submarines like Boaty for high-tech…

New Scripps Research Ship Will Honor Astronaut Sally Ride

Dr. Sally K. Ride, physicist, NASA astronaut, and first American woman to fly in space, will be honored with a U.S. Navy research vessel bearing her name, which will be operated by and homeported at San Diego’s Scripps Institution of Oceanography.“Dr. Sally Ride inspired millions of people, especially young women and girls, to reach for the stars,” said U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif.

Transforming Philippine maritime education | The Manila Times

If there is anything which a good majority of the maritime stakeholders would agree on, it would be that maritime education is primarily focused on developing competent seafarers according to international and national standards. Undoubtedly, the seafaring industry offers substantial benefits not only to seafarers and their…

New Project Aims To Revolutionize Ocean Observations

International ocean technology experts from the U.K., Cyprus, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy and Spain are uniting to develop a range of new in-situ sensing, imaging and sampling technologies that will improve our understanding of the chemistry and biology of the ocean under a new project being coordinated by the…

Ocean water too warm to cool Canadian science ship's engines

Offshore Nova Scotia surface ocean temperatures were so warm earlier this month they forced a Canadian research ship that uses seawater to cool its engines to slow down.The Canadian Coast Guard Ship Hudson was carrying out its annual fall ocean conditions survey in September and October and sailing through water measuring 20 to 24 C.That is five or six degrees above normal…

Cargo ships to lobster boats a lethal threat to right whales, study shows | Local | News

Vessels, large and small, and moving at different speeds can be fatal to right whales, a Dalhousie University study shows.“What this work showed is that if you are on a vessel on the ocean, a large or fast- or slow-moving vessel or even a seemingly small lobster boat, you can be a risk to right whales,” said Sean Brillant…

Nigeria: French Ship Builder Delivers Patrol Vessel, C-Falcon Interceptor to Nigerian Navy

French Ship builder, Ocea, has announced the delivery of a patrol vessel, C-Falcon, to the Nigerian Navy.It said the first of four C-Falcon interceptors was delivered to the Nigerian navy after sea trials were conducted.The company said the delivery of three more vessels would follow suit.Ocea said the C-Falcon Interceptor is designed for escort…

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