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  • 6 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Ocean Networks Canada (ONC), an initiative of the University of Victoria, has launched a pilot ocean science educational program at Brentwood College School. Ocean Sense is a free, novel online educational program based on analyzing, understanding and sharing ocean data collected by the observatories. “At ONC we believe it’s crucial that global citizens develop an […]

  • 17 August 2011

      Wind Powering America (WPA) added 25 new universities or community colleges to an interactive map identifying wind energy education programs across the United States. WPA also added 10 new schools to an interactive map that identifies more than 250 schools with operating or planned wind turbines. Interactive map shows location of wind energy educational […]

  • 31 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Oceanlab announced that their Director, Professor Monty Priede, will retire on the 1st of November 2013. Professor Mike Greaves, Head of College of Life Sciences and Medicine, thanked Monty on behalf of the College for his magnificent service to the University and stated that Monty was the epitome of scientist, teacher and leader. Professor Liz […]

  • 8 December 2013

    Huntington Ingalls Industries’, its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division, has officially opened its new Apprentice School, located at 3101 Washington Ave. in downtown Newport News. Apprentices, faculty and staff were joined today by Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, U.S. Reps. Bobby Scott and Rob Wittman, Virginia Delegate Chris Jones, Newport News Mayor McKinley Price, HII President […]

  • 9 January 2013

    The Traverse City Commissioners voted to allow improvements to Northwestern Michigan College’s Harbor at its Great Lakes Campus, reports The college’s dredging permit was given the green light by City Commissioners. According to, the school and the city say the actual dredging process will be a learning opportunity that could benefit the bay. […]

  • 15 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    After failing the first European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) inspection, different government sectors are now working together and preparing for the next audit, which will be done in October. Leading the way is the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA), which has been tasked by President Benigno Aquino to be the sole maritime regulator through EO 75. […]

  • 17 October 2012
    Human Capital

    Ten teachers from Teesside schools are set to become offshore wind energy “champions” having been selected to take part in a careers education initiative to boost local young people’s interest in pursuing opportunities in the expanding industry. Launched by Forewind, development partner for the Dogger Bank offshore wind farm zone, working together with the Humberside […]

  • 13 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    British Columbia’s ferry owner and operator BC Ferries said it would suspend its service between Mill Bay and Brentwood Bay. The temporarily suspension is set to last from April 13 to June 10, 2015 while the MV Klitsa undergoes a scheduled major refit. The vessel is scheduled to be drydocked to renew coatings, service main engines and propellers […]

  • 15 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Board of Directors of Maersk Line, Limited (MLL) announced yesterday that it has named J. Russell Bruner the next President and CEO of Maersk Line, Limited. Mr. Bruner will succeed John F. Reinhart, who will step down on January 31, 2014 to become the CEO and Executive Director of the Port of Virginia. “Russ […]

  • 4 March 2014

    Huntington Ingalls Industries hosted commencement exercises Saturday for the company’s Apprentice School at Newport News Shipbuilding. The graduation, held at the Liberty Baptist Church Worship Center in Hampton, celebrated 137 apprentices representing 18 trades and four advanced programs. Forty-four apprentices completed an optional, advanced program, and 44 apprentices graduated with honors. Seven apprentices graduated with […]

  • 23 January 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Human Capital

    The UK Education Secretary Michael Gove today gave the approval to the Humber University Technical College (UTC) in Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire. The Humber UTC is led by the University of Hull in partnership with North Lincolnshire Council, North Lindsey College and Outwood Grange Academies Trust. The college is supported by employers including Able UK, Tata […]

  • 18 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, and Prince George’s County are hosting a public meeting April 19 from 7 – 9 p.m. at Bladensburg Elementary School to present on and discuss levee systems in the county.  According to the Corps, the purpose of this meeting is to improve the public’s understanding of the […]

  • 15 July 2014
    Authorities & Government

    UK Prime Minister David Cameron is currently reshuffling his Cabinet and announcing new ministerial appointments. Matthew Hancock is appointed as Minister of State at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, Minister of State at the Department of Energy and Climate Change and Minister of State for Portsmouth. He takes the place of Michael Fallon MP, who had […]

  • 15 July 2014
    Authorities & Government

    UK Prime Minister David Cameron is currently reshuffling his Cabinet and announcing new ministerial appointments. Matthew Hancock is appointed as Minister of State at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, Minister of State at the Department of Energy and Climate Change and Minister of State for Portsmouth. He takes the place of Michael Fallon MP, who had […]

  • 8 October 2013

    Newport News Shipbuilding’s Career Pathways Program held its first-ever Manufacturing Day event on Oct. 4 with one goal in mind: dispel stereotypes about manufacturing careers. The program invited a group of career coaches and guidance counselors from area high schools and community colleges to Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) to learn about manufacturing behind the shipyard […]

  • 11 October 2011

    Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding​ (NNS) division hosted eight teachers from public schools in Hampton and Poquoson as part of the Career Pathways Program, a partnership between the business community and area public schools that exposes students to career-development experiences. “Partnering with the community’s public schools provides Newport News […]

  • 21 June 2012
    Business & Finance

      Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced that two of its partner colleges in the Philippines, Bicol Merchant Marine College, Inc. and Holy Cross of Davao College, Inc. have received accreditation under the Institution approval Program of Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT). MOL has adopted a cadet training program in the […]

  • 19 December 2011

    The first class of the 2nd training course for junior college graduates to obtain senior college diploma was given by Sanfu in the slipway security activity room on 10, Dec. The lecture, named “Ship Structure and Graphing” ,was given by Wang Fengqing who comes from School of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering of Jiangsu University […]

  • 19 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Kongsberg Maritime has been chosen to supply a suite of upgraded navigation, engine room and Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) simulator hardware and software for an extensive facilities upgrade to the School of Simulation & Senior Marine at South Tyneside College. The upgrade project is being carried out during the summer and will include installation of […]

  • 1 July 2011

    Huntington Ingalls Industries today celebrates the 92nd anniversary of its Newport News Shipbuilding Apprentice School. The school has grown from three instructors and 126 apprentices in 1919 to more than 100 faculty and 750 apprentices today. The Apprentice School is expected to award its 10,000th diploma later this year. “The Apprentice School is essentially our […]

  • 14 December 2012
    Human Capital

    Newcastle College has launched a new Higher Apprenticeship to support the development of skilled personnel for the energy sector. Devised by the College’s School of Applied Science and Technology, the Higher Apprenticeship focus on the key growth areas in the energy sector supply chain, Wind Generation and Marine, which will require a substantial skilled and […]

  • 7 March 2013

    In its February session, the Primorye Legislative Assembly supported the initiative of its colleagues from the Committee for Economic Policy and Property and expanded the Development of Education in Primorye state project for years 2013-2017 with the creation of a general purpose career school of shipbuilding at the Far Eastern Shipbuilding College. The Far Eastern […]