DNV GL and Subsea Global Solutions LLC. are proud to announce that they have completed an extensive joint research and development program, that will allow permanent repairs to be carried out by underwater wet welding on certain areas of vessels.
Archives for September 2014
Kongsberg Maritime has launched μPAP (microPAP), a new compact and portable acoustic positioning system for operation from a surface vessel to track ROVs, tow fish, divers and any other subsea target at depths to 4,000m.
A stevedore dies on board a general cargo roll-on/roll-off ship in Webb Dock, Melbourne after getting hit by a trailer during loading operations. Read more about the accident report issued by ATSB.
A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter assigned to the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) crashed at 2:00 p.m., on 1st September, at sea in the Gulf of Aden as it attempted to land aboard USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19).
Ecoships, the technical shipmanagement arm of Newport Shipping Group, has introduced a next generation bulk carrier design, developed to set the standard in ecologically compatible marine transportation.
Watch the video of a 3 and a half hour timelapse on board a boat going along Lake Michigan and through the gorgeous Chicago canals.
In spite of speed limit, a vessel arrived towards a bridge at high speed, resulting in collision with the fendering. Read more about incident inside the article.
A container ship’s entire 33-day South Pacific round voyage through New Zealand, Australia, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands, shot in time-lapse and condensed to 14 minutes.