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  • 20 May 2014
    Environment

    Marine ecologists and oceanography experts from the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) have yesterday (19 May) embarked on a four week survey as part of ongoing work to improve scientific understanding of Scotland’s natural marine environment. Utilising SEPA’s survey vessel, the Sir John Murray, data and samples will be collected from locations across Scotland’s west coast, […]

  • 24 February 2011

    Wednesday 20 April 2011, Den Helder, the Netherlands MARINE ENVIRONMENT, INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY: MEIT 2011 MEIT 2011 is a one-day event, organized especially for sharing ideas, discussing issues and presenting and marketing products, projects, propositions, services, solutions and innovations for exploring and exploiting the sea in an economically viable, ecologically sound and technologically advanced way. […]

  • 20 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Maersk, NOAA, SUNY Maritime College and the American Salvage Association winners of NAMEPA’s Marine Environment Protection Awards; 5th Anniversary Awards dinner on November 14th follows Environmental Intelligence in Maritime Conference. Clay Maitland, Founding Chairman of the North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA), announced the recipients of NAMEPA’s 2012 Marine Environment Protection Awards. Maersk is […]

  • 11 December 2017

    IMO-Norad environmental project in Southeast Asia is set to begin, supporting seven ASEAN countries.

  • 18 March 2016
    Research & Development, Technology

    Work is currently underway to use a new hydrodynamic model, called the Scottish Shelf Model (SSM) to model the effect of tidal turbines on the physical marine environment. So far, the model has been used to provide tidal and wave energy resource maps around Orkney, and to study the connectivity of fish farm management areas. […]

  • 20 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Marine ecologists and oceanography experts from the Scottish Environment Protection Agency have on 19 May embarked on a four week survey as part of ongoing work to improve scientific understanding of Scotland’s natural marine environment. Utilising SEPA’s survey vessel, the Sir John Murray, data and samples will be collected from locations across Scotland’s west coast, […]

  • 3 September 2019
    Rules & Regulation

    The government wants to reduce underwater noise to protect the marine environment.

  • 20 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Marine ecologists and oceanography experts from the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) have yesterday embarked on a four week survey as part of ongoing work to improve scientific understanding of Scotland’s natural marine environment. Utilising SEPA’s survey vessel, the Sir John Murray, data and samples will be collected from locations across Scotland’s west coast, to […]

  • 12 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Marine and coastal environment specialists, BMT Oceanica (BMT), a subsidiary of BMT Group Ltd, has commenced its latest project with Pluton Resources Ltd (Pluton) to increase knowledge of marine fauna around the Irvine and Cockatoo Islands off the Kimberley coast of Western Australia. This will involve further engagement with the Malaya People, the traditional owners […]

  • 18 June 2014

    PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) in association with the Training Department of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC/TD), King Mongkut’s University of Technology North Bangkok (KMUTNB), Kasetsart University Research and Development Institute (KURDI) and the Institute of Marine Science of Burapha University jointly signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop Remotely […]

  • 31 March 2017
    Environment

    Swansea University and Tidal Lagoon Power have launched new research to investigate opportunities for enhancing the marine and coastal environments of Swansea Bay through design alterations of the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon. ‌The research is organised through the project Seacams 2, a three-year project managed through Swansea University and Bangor University and part-funded by the European Regional Development […]

  • 22 August 2010
    Research & Development

    Xzeres Wind Corporation (OTCBB: XWND) announced today the introduction and availability of two additional distributed energy, small wind power systems for marine applications and environments, the XZERES 442M 10kW and XZERES 110M 2.5kW marine units. Xzeres Wind Corporation (OTCBB: XWND) announced today the introduction and availability of two additional distributed energy, small wind power systems […]

  • 12 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Marine and coastal environment specialists, BMT Oceanica (BMT), a subsidiary of BMT Group Ltd, has commenced its latest project with Pluton Resources Ltd (Pluton) to increase knowledge of marine fauna around the Irvine and Cockatoo Islands off the Kimberley coast of Western Australia. This will involve further engagement with the Malaya People, the traditional owners […]

  • 7 May 2020
    Research & Development

    University of Bath researchers have developed an AI model that can automatically classify underwater environments directly from sonar measurements. Sonar is commonly used to map the ocean floor, and seabed composition affects the way the sound is reflected back. Salinity, depth and water temperature also affect how sound waves are propagated through water. This means that […]

  • 22 February 2012

      Market-based measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping will be among the key items on the agenda of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), when it meets for its 63rd session from 27 February to 2 March 2012, at IMO Headquarters in London. The MEPC will […]

  • 30 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    International experts have met in London to review the growing problems in the marine environment caused by micro-plastics – tiny pieces of plastic or fibres which may act as a pathway for persistent, bio-accumulating and toxic substances entering the food chain. The experts form a key working group (WG-40) under the Joint Group of Experts […]

  • 12 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Marine and coastal environment specialists, BMT Oceanica (BMT), a subsidiary of BMT Group Ltd, has commenced its latest project with Pluton Resources Ltd (Pluton) to increase knowledge of marine fauna around the Irvine and Cockatoo Islands off the Kimberley coast of Western Australia. This will involve further engagement with the Malaya People, the traditional owners […]

  • 24 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Researchers are struggling to solve the challenge of predicting climate change impacts on marine environments. Research led by University of Queensland scientists has found that predicting such impacts could be more difficult than first thought, due to interactions between ocean ecosystems. UQ Global Change Institute researcher Dr Megan Saunders said the study, published in Nature […]

  • 8 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    James Cook University (JCU) has released a new research that will guide the protection of seagrasses at Abbot Point on Queensland’s northern coast. The research, funded by North Queensland Bulk Ports, sheds new light on the resilience of deep-water seagrasses in the port and adjacent areas, and how they recover from impacts. Dr Michael Rasheed, Principal Research […]

  • 9 December 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Researchers from the INSIGHT Centre for Data Analytics at Dublin City University are currently using many years’ worth of video footage recorded at the SmartBay subsea observatory to enable better understanding of the marine environment. Utilizing a subsea observatory deployed and managed by SmartBay Ireland and the Marine Institute, the project investigates how modern computer […]

  • 17 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    International renewable energy consultancy Natural Power has published a report on the marine environment at Robin Rigg Offshore Wind Farm, on behalf of owner E.ON. This report is one of the operational year commitments under planning required for by the Marine Environment Monitoring Plan (MEMP). This approach to key environmental issues is similar to those […]

  • 9 April 2018
    Rules & Regulation

    IMO is under the spotlight as 72nd session of the Marine Environment Protection Committee starts in London.