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Scotland-based Innovo Engineering and Construction has secured £10,000 funding from the Energy Technology Partnership (ETP) in conjunction with Strathclyde University,
This challenge seeks solutions for the safe and efficient transfer of objects from a floating vessel to offshore wind structures,
NOAA is seeking public comment on the first steps toward designating a new national marine sanctuary in a 7,000-sq.-mi. area
Sea Technology magazine wishes everyone a Happy Thanksgiving!
DeltaTrak, a leading innovator of cold chain management solutions, announces new FlashTrak Maritime Service, providing exporters and importers with shipment
Aleksandra Tomaszek, COO and co-founder of Aberdeen-based 1CSI, has won the inaugural Society for Underwater Technology (SUT) Gwyn Griffiths Underwater
Compressed blocks of pulverized coal can be used as the basis of sunlight-powered off-grid water purification. The technology is currently
The Bubbleheads team of divers will participate in the 3,000-mi. Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge to raise money for Wessex Cancer
Seabed mapping surveys will unlock vital new information about the waters around the Cayman Islands and enable safe navigation and
XOCEAN USV survey looks at the effects of decommissioning oil and gas structures on marine ecosystems.
The Hampton Roads Maritime Collaborative for Growth & Innovation and Old Dominion University have unveiled two major maritime initiatives to
SERDP funding is available for underwater munitions response R&D proposals, and proposals for resource conservation and resiliency.
A report on the key findings from the September 2021 workshop is available on request.
The MBZIRC Maritime Grand Challenge for AI and robotics related to safety and security is open for registration until December
The International WorkBoat Show will take place December 1 to 3 in New Orleans.
NOAA seeks public comment on President Biden's conservation and restoration initiative.
For the U.S. inland waterways system, a historic $2.5 billion of 100% federal funding is provided for construction and major
The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project has signed a new memorandum of understanding with TCarta Marine LLC, a U.S.-based company
Raytheon Missiles & Defense and the Office of Naval Research have partnered to demonstrate the Network Cooperative Radar program. The
Imagimob has put out the new release of its tinyML platform, which is focused on making it easier and faster
The NMFS-Sea Grant Joint Fellowship Program in Population and Ecosystem Dynamics and Marine Resource Economics places Ph.D. students in research-based
Virginia has been chosen to house the first offshore wind turbine blade facility in the U.S.
A new conference on the use of natural propulsion in the global shipping industry will take place in Glen Cove,
A new white paper describes worldwide projects, different options to explore the thermal resource, the present status of the technology,
The American Society of Civil Engineers' (ASCE) latest publication, "Impacts of Future Weather and Climate Extremes on United States Infrastructure:
Bluepulse is a purpose-built acoustic source designed to help protect marine wildlife from high-frequency emissions, while maintaining highly accurate and
This special matching gift campaign through Oct. 31 supports health, fitness and morale projects that help Coast Guard members maintain
new reverse-gender (RG) contact configurations in its 6km-rated BIRNS Millennium™ connector series
These custom-engineered connectivity solutions provide flexibility and enhanced safety and security options for subsea system designers who prefer that a
Global OTEC Resources has entered into a partnership for the deployment of the world’s first commercial floating OTEC (ocean thermal
A new book with a toolbox of techniques.
Leidos Australia has secured a contract to develop an underwater sensor technology aimed at improving Australia’s maritime security.
Research on cichlids, which are fish that have two jaws, could shed light on biodiversity and evolution.
Foreship's E-House is a swappable containerized battery energy storage system.
Valeport has launched three new marine sensing and monitoring instruments.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has published a Global Positioning System (GPS) Receiver
The National Sea Grant College Program has two federal funding opportunities to advance U.S. aquaculture.
NOAA seeks four new members to join a federal advisory committee that advises the NOAA administrator on matters pertaining to
Sonardyne Group is rebranding as Covelya Group.
FOWT 2021 will take place November 16 to 18 in Saint-Malo, Brittany, France.
Article by Adam Thomas | Photos by Evan Krape In 1910, the Navy steamer tug known as the USS Nina
Compass Industrial Award 2021 Kongsberg
The winners of the 2021 MTS SUT Captain Don Walsh Award for Ocean Exploration and the MTS Compass Awards have
The application period for the 2023 Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship is now open. The fellowship provides a one-year, paid experience
See the winners of the 2021 Teledyne Marine Photo/Data Contest.
Vineyard Wind, a joint venture between Avangrid Renewables, a subsidiary of AVANGRID Inc., and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP), has entered
Trelleborg’s marine and infrastructure operation has been awarded the contract to supply its tunnel seals to Femern Link Contractors (FLC)
Learn how ocean entrepreneurs can compete in the $100 million XPRIZE for Carbon Removal solutions.
James Fisher will rebrand its French subsidiary Mojo Maritime to James Fisher Renouvelables.
The UN has released a free online World Flood Mapping Tool for risk management, planning and development.
Six winners have been chosen for the 2021 Great Lakes Leadership Award in recognition of their efforts to protect the
MTS, IEEE OES and SOI have partnered for the development and application of marine science and technology.
CRP Subsea is launching its new Motion Stabiliser technology, specifically designed to protect cables, umbilicals and flowlines from motion instability
EdgeTech has launched a new solution to provide nadir gap coverage on the EdgeTech 2205 sonar platforms. The 2205 system
PortXchange Products BV is joining the Climate Pledge, an initiative co-founded by Amazon and Global Optimism, which calls on companies
RSV Nuyina
Data collected by Nuyina’s multibeam echosounder will be used to develop navigational charts and detailed maps of the Southern Ocean
The Blue Food Assessment predicts that the global demand for blue foods will roughly double by 2050.
Evoqua’s SeaCURE ballast system
The Coast Guard Marine Safety Center has issued the 43rd US Coast Guard Ballast Water Management System Type Approval Certificate
A preview of the SNAME Maritime Convention October 27 to 29 in Providence, Rhode Island.
Spire Global Inc. has entered into an agreement to acquire exactEarth.
An interview with Christopher Drew on the Bob Ballard memoir, "Into the Deep," which he co-wrote.
Demag Cranes & Components has received an order for the supply of 14 process cranes from the thyssenkrupp Marine Systems

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