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  • 3 March 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    US NSF Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR) provides non-dilutive funds for early-stage R&D at small businesses and startups, including ocean energy developers. National Science Foundation SBIR/STTR offers an opportunity for ocean energy developers under the Chemical and Environmental Technologies topic that covers a wide range of technology areas of current and emerging […]

  • 27 September 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    National Science Foundation (NSF) of the United States has awarded a three-year grant to Arindam Banerjee from the Lehigh University to study the impact of free-stream turbulence on tidal turbines.

  • 3 January 2012
    Research & Development

      Maine ocean research laboratory is to receive more than $600,000 federal government grant. National Science Foundation has provided the Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences in Boothbay Harbor with $603,631 grant to carry out natural oceanography research. The study will be conducted in the area of iron oxidizing germs. The National Science Foundation (NSF) is […]

  • 15 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    United States Senator Elizabeth Warren, U.S. Representative and Senator-Elect Edward Markey, and U.S. Representatives James McGovern and William Keating announced the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $1.97 million to Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and Tufts University for research projects in science and engineering. “These awards from the National Science Foundation are […]

  • 10 October 2012

    Marinette Marine Corporation will on Oct. 13, 2012, hold a christening and launching ceremony for the Research Vessel Sikuliaq. This 261-foot oceanographic research ship, formerly known as the Alaska Region Research Vessel, will be owned by the National Science Foundation and operated by UAF. The name of the vessel, Sikuliaq, is pronounced [see-KOO-lee-auk] and is […]

  • 10 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Marinette Marine Corporation will on Oct. 13, 2012, hold a christening and launching ceremony for the Research Vessel Sikuliaq. This 261-foot oceanographic research ship, formerly known as the Alaska Region Research Vessel, will be owned by the National Science Foundation and operated by UAF. The name of the vessel, Sikuliaq, is pronounced [see-KOO-lee-auk] and is […]

  • 29 April 2010
    Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    With a three-year, $300,000 award from the National Science Foundation, a research team at Worcester Polytechnic Institute is studying the… [mappress] Source: physorg, April 28, 2010;

  • 12 February 2006

    Overcoming challenging ice conditions, a ship has safely delivered cargo needed to supply National Science Foundation research stations in Antarctica through the coming austral winter and into the next research season.

  • 17 August 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Researchers funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) are sailing on the maiden scientific voyage of the U.S. Coast Guard’s newest ice… (sciencedaily) [mappress] Source: sciencedaily, August 17, 2011;

  • 6 February 2006

    The Russian icebreaker Krasin of the Far East sea shipping company has escorted the tanker Lawrence H. GIANELLA to McMurdo station of the United States’ National Science Foundation in the Antarctic.

  • 8 February 2010

    A Wisconsin ship builder wins a 123 million dollar contract to build a research ship for the University of Alaska. Marinette Marine will make the 250-foot “Alaska Region Research Vessel” to operate in the Arctic Sea. Federal stimulus dollars helped the university and the National Science Foundation pay for construction of the vessel.

  • 14 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    National Science Foundation (NSF) has recruited a team of researchers to find out what lives in Kermadec Trench at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean. They will use the world’s only full-ocean-depth, hybrid, remotely-operated vehicle, Nereus, and other advanced technology to find out.  The trench, located off New Zealand, is the fifth deepest trench in the world. Its […]

  • 14 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Hundreds of people endured wind and rain Saturday morning to attend the christening and launch ceremony for the 261-foot R/V Sikuliaq, the first built for the National Science Foundation in more than three decades. The R/V Sikuliaq, owned by the National Science Foundation, will be operated by the University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Fisheries […]

  • 19 November 2019
    Authorities & Government, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Researchers at Lehigh University’s P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science are currently refining the design of tidal turbines developed by Verdant Power. Arindam Banerjee, an associate professor of mechanical engineering and mechanics and his team recently received a $250,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) as part of the organization’s Partnerships for […]

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

    For decades, medical researchers have sought new methods to diagnose how different types of cells and systems in the body are functioning. Now scientists have adapted an emerging biomedical technique to study the vast body of the ocean. A research team led by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) demonstrated that they can identify and […]

  • 14 October 2012

    Hundreds of people endured wind and rain Saturday morning to attend the christening and launch ceremony for the 261-foot R/V Sikuliaq, the first built for the National Science Foundation in more than three decades. The R/V Sikuliaq, owned by the National Science Foundation, will be operated by the University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Fisheries […]

  • 15 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    United States Senator Elizabeth Warren, U.S. Representative and Senator-Elect Edward Markey, and U.S. Representatives James McGovern and William Keating  announced the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $1.97 million to Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and Tufts University for research projects in science and engineering. “These awards from the National Science Foundation are […]

  • 8 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Dr. Bill Dally, an associate professor in the School of Engineering at the University of North Florida, was awarded a grant for more than $500,000 by the National Science Foundation to develop an amphibious remotely operated vehicle (ROV) for coastal research and education. With this funding, Dally, a coastal engineer, will develop an amphibious ROV, […]

  • 1 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Board of Trustees of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) announces that Dr. Mark Abbott has accepted the position of president and director of the institution. Abbott becomes the tenth director in WHOI’s 85-year history. Abbott will assume the office October 1, 2015, succeeding Susan Avery, who served from 2008 to 2015. A biological […]

  • 12 January 2015

    The image shows US Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star entering an ice field near the Balleny Islands on January 5, 2015, while en route to Antarctica. The ship’s mission is taking place in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, which is managed by the National Science Foundation. The 399-foot polar class icebreaker, commissioned in 1976, […]

  • 27 July 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Seabed sampling experts Ocean Scientific International Ltd has delivered a 12-station multiple corer to Colorado-based ASC, the support contractor to the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), for use in Antarctic waters. The corer will be deployed by upcoming projects in the International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration, a joint project of the United Kingdom’s Natural Environment Research […]

  • 14 July 2017

    Oregon State University has just received a grant of $121.88 million from the National Science Foundation to spearhead the construction of a new class of research vessels for the United States Academic Research Fleet. This grant will fund the construction of the first of three planned vessels approved by Congress for research in coastal regions […]