Search results for: University of Alaska Fairbanks

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  • 7 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    A team of marine scientists from the University of Alaska Fairbanks, federal, and state agencies is heading to the Arctic to begin the first… [mappress] Source: NOAA , August 07, 2012

  • 6 September 2010

    Kongsberg Maritime will supply a sophisticated suite of acoustic systems, including multibeam and scientific echosounders for the Alaska Region Research Vessel (ARRV), ‘Sikuliaq’, which will be operated by the University of Alaska, Fairbanks. Kongsberg Maritime’s specialist US company, Kongsberg Underwater Technology, has been chosen as the scientific sonar systems integrator for the ship.

  • 9 March 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    A commissioning ceremony and community reception for oceanographic research vessel the R/V Sikuliaq took place in Dale R Lindsey Alaska Railroad Terminal in Seward, Saturday March 7, 2014. The Sikuliaq, a U.S. academic research vessel tailor-made for oceanographic research, is described as one of the most advanced university research vessels in the world, and owned […]

  • 31 May 2018
    Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    The University of Alaska Fairbanks and the U.S. Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) have signed an agreement to advance research on hydropower generation, marine renewable energy and underwater technology development. The five-year collaborative agreement will see PNNL and UAF’s Alaska Center for Energy and Power form research teams, pursue joint funding requests and establish […]

  • 28 May 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology, Vessels

    Researchers from the University of Alaska Fairbanks have resumed survey activities in Alaska in support of the government-backed Yakutat Wave Energy Project.

  • 31 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The University of Alaska Fairbanks and the US Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have signed a five-year collaborative agreement to advance research on marine renewable energy, underwater technology and hydropower generation.

  • 7 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    ConocoPhillips Alaska has donated $500,000 for the completion of the energy research facility at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF). The funding will be used for the completion of the fourth floor of the new engineering building at UAF which will house the UAF Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP) which develops and tests […]

  • 8 August 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Samantha Quinn has joined the Oregon-based Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center (NNMREC) as the Operations Manager.

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

    The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will be taking part in the study that will assess the economic feasibility of the installation of wave energy converters in the waters off Yakutat in Alaska.

  • 11 January 2016
    Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center (NNMREC) researchers have deployed SWIFT buoys from a helicopter to assess the extremely stormy conditions in the Pacific ocean, off Oregon, USA. The Surface Wave Instrument Float with Tracking (SWIFT) is a free drifting system to measure waves, winds, turbulence, and ambient noise at the ocean surface. SWIFT buoys […]

  • 30 June 2020
    Business developments & projects, Human Capital, Research & Development, Technology

    Dr. Shana Hirsch has become associate director of the University of Washington’s Pacific Marine Energy Center (PMEC). In this role, Hirsch will work with PMEC on university-industry collaboration in the marine energy industry in the US. PMEC is a consortium of three universities which focus on the responsible advancement of marine renewable energy. It includes […]

  • 3 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    MTU, a Rolls-Royce brand was chosen to power the Sikuliaq, a U.S. academic research vessel tailor-made for oceanographic research. The Sikuliaq, one of the most advanced university research vessels in the world, is owned by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and operated by the University of Alaska Fairbanks as a part of the University-National Oceanographic […]

  • 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 […]

  • 14 June 2016
    Research & Development, Technology

    Canada-based hydrokinetic developer New Energy has deployed its hydrokinetic turbine at the Tanana River test site, Alaska.

  • 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 […]

  • 11 December 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    A Spoondrift wave buoy that ACEP’s researchers deployed as part of Sandia National Laboratories project to improve real-time forecasts of available wave energy, broke free of its mooring in Alaska just a week before its scheduled retrieval.

  • 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 […]

  • 16 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Researchers from NOAA’s Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL) and University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) have departed on the NOAA ship Ronald H. Brown to survey ocean chemistry and its connections to the base of the food web in the Gulf of Alaska. “This cruise offers the unique opportunity for data to be collected throughout the Gulf […]

  • 4 October 2011

      When summer comes and the fishing crews return, electricity demand rises by 40% or more. For Nushgak Cooperative, that creates a dilemma: The utility needs a plant big enough to generate that electricity, but the extra capacity goes unused in the winter, and customers have to pay for a plant that is partly idle. […]

  • 4 October 2011

      When summer comes and the fishing crews return, electricity demand rises by 40% or more. For Nushgak Cooperative, that creates a dilemma: The utility needs a plant big enough to generate that electricity, but the extra capacity goes unused in the winter, and customers have to pay for a plant that is partly idle. […]

  • 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 […]

  • 24 October 2016
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development

    U.S. senators Ron Wyden, Jeff Merkley, Maria Cantwell, Patty Murray, Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan have urged the Department of Energy (DOE) to support the construction of the United States’ open-ocean, power grid-connected wave energy test facility at a site off the Oregon coast.