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  • 26 June 2020
    Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Vessels

    Ocean Voyages Institute has set a new record with the largest at sea cleanup in the Gyre to date.

  • 21 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    Marlink, the world’s largest provider of maritime satellite communications, has teamed up with leading antenna manufacturer Sea Tel to provide satellite communications support to Project Kaisei for a third expedition. Set-up by Ocean Voyages Institute of California in 2008, Project Kaisei seeks viable solutions to the growing problems associated with marine debris in the North […]

  • 21 September 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      Marlink, the world’s largest provider of maritime satellite communications, has teamed up with leading antenna manufacturer Sea Tel to provide satellite communications support to Project Kaisei for a third expedition. Set-up by Ocean Voyages Institute of California in 2008, Project Kaisei seeks viable solutions to the growing problems associated with marine debris in the […]

  • 6 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Australia’s Fastwave has recently received orders on behalf of BP and Shell for its Voyager oil spill tracking buoys. The orders include provision of Fastwave’s satellite telemetry and data management service. This was the second tranche of buoys to be supplied to BP, and follows orders from Woodside Energy, ConocoPhillips, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Cook Inlet […]

  • 19 December 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    The Marine Institute and Spanish shipyard Astilleros Armon Vigo have signed a contract for the construction of Ireland’s marine research vessel, following the completion of the vessel design by Skipsteknisk. The building of the vessel is planned to complete in 2022. Supporting the Government’s national integrated marine plan, ‘Harnessing Our Ocean Wealth’, as well as […]

  • 1 November 2011

      The first research vessel laden with waste materials carried from the Russian Arctic polar stations has arrived in Arkhangelsk, the regional Arkhangelsk government said. The ice-class research and expedition vessel Mikhail Somov of North Territorial Department for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring (HEMD) completed the 102-day expedition to the Arctic region, the longest voyage in […]

  • 27 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The research icebreaker Polarstern will this Thursday October 29, 2015 leave its homeport in Bremerhaven for Cape Town, South Africa, taking 32 students from 19 countries, who will be introduced to the latest methods and instruments used in oceanography. Nine instructors from the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI), the FU […]

  • 7 July 2009

    Iridium Satellite LLC (Iridium) and Stratos Global Corp. (Stratos) have teamed to provide satellite communication equipment and services for the “Around the Americas” sailing expedition, which got underway from Seattle on May 31, 2009. Stratos installed an Iridium OpenPort® high-bandwidth marine satcom system on the expedition’s 64-foot steel-hull sailboat, Ocean Watch. The system is providing […]

  • 6 July 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    An international team of scientists with several New Zealand participants has returned from a two-month voyage in the Kermadec Arc with the new knowledge about the inside workings of submarine volcanoes. Using the scientific research ship JOIDES Resolution, they drilled a number of boreholes into the heart of the hydrothermally active Brothers submarine volcano. The main aim […]

  • 10 March 2015

    The new Marine National Facility research vessel Investigator has returned to Hobart after successfully completing its cold water trials. The Executive Director of the project to build and test the vessel, Toni Moate said the voyage to the ice-edge tested out key capabilities of the ship, to ensure the vessel can operate in low water […]

  • 2 March 2020
    Operations & Maintenance

    INFOMAR has advised Ireland’s Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport that a hydrographic and geophysical surveys will be undertaken in the Celtic Sea and Atlantic Ocean between April and October 2020. The INFOMAR Programme (Integrated Mapping for the Sustainable Development of Irelands Marine Resource), is a jointly managed seabed mapping initiative between the Geological Survey […]

  • 10 August 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    The voyage data recorder from El Faro, a US flagged cargo ship that sank during Hurricane Joaquin in October 2015, was recovered from the ocean floor on Monday. The recovery of the capsule caps a 10-month-long effort to retrieve the recorder, which was designed to record navigational data and communications between crewmembers on the ship’s bridge. […]

  • 18 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Through the Korean Institute of Ocean Science and Technology’s (KIOST) efforts, led by researcher Bong Huan Jun, an underwater robot named Crabster CR200 capable of conducting dangerous undersea exploration was recently developed. As CNN reports, the Crabster is 2.4 meters long and has six legs which contain 30 motors. The device weights around 650 kg. […]

  • 12 April 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    In a joint effort between the Simons Collaboration on Ocean Processes and Ecology (SCOPE), the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI), and Schmidt Ocean Institute (SOI), several long-range autonomous underwater vehicles (LRAUVs) have completed their first voyage in the open ocean, obtaining data on the water column down to 250 meters, while autonomously collecting and […]

  • 16 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Mayflower, a fully-autonomous ship, is planned to cross the Atlantic in September 2020.

  • 19 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Kara-Summer 2013 expedition organized by Rosneft in partnership with the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute completed its voyage on August 16, 2013. Experts spent 30 days at sea aboard the Akademik Fyodorov survey vessel owned by the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute. They conducted a large scale met-ocean survey in the Kara Sea, monitored […]

  • 17 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    NIWA scientists are this month launching some cutting-edge technology capable of finding out what’s going on at the bottom of the ocean. Two plastic-encased glass balls, measuring 35 cm in diameter, will be deployed from NIWA’s flagship research vessel Tangaroa east of the Kermadec Trench in a scientific first aimed at adding to our understanding […]

  • 25 October 2011
    Research & Development

    A summer research expedition organized by scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego has led to the identification of gigantic amoebas at one of the deepest locations on Earth. During a July 2011 voyage to the Pacific Ocean’s Mariana Trench, the deepest region on the planet, Scripps researchers and National Geographic engineers […]

  • 27 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, is the DEEPSEA CHALLENGE Project’s primary science collaborator and Scripps scientists were part of the expedition team with Cameron. For nearly a decade, Scripps has been involved with James Cameron in developing new ways to explore and study the deepest parts of the oceans. With its decades-long history […]

  • 23 September 2019

    The World Shipping Council plans to propose the creation of a R&D entity to identify a new generation of marine fuels.

  • 9 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    For nearly a decade, Scripps has been involved with James Cameron in developing new ways to explore and study the deepest parts of the oceans. With its decades-long history of deep-sea exploration, Scripps is recognized as a world leader in investigating the science of the deep ocean, from exploring the deep’s geological features, researching its […]

  • 19 August 2013

    The Kara-Summer 2013 expedition organized by Rosneft in partnership with the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute completed its voyage on August 16, 2013. Experts spent 30 days at sea aboard the Akademik Fyodorov survey vessel owned by the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute. They conducted a large scale met-ocean survey in the Kara Sea, monitored […]