IMO seeks nominations for 2017 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea

 

Do you know of a worthy recipient for the 2017 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea?

IMO is looking for nominations relating to exceptional acts of bravery performed at sea between 1 March 2016 and 28 February 2017. The nomination form can be submitted by a UN Member State, intergovernmental organization or non-governmental international organization in consultative status with IMO.

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Digital Technologies Turning around Marine Prospects in Uncertain Waters

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Digital Technologies Turning around Marine Prospects in Uncertain Waters

Author: Tim Schweikert, president & CEO, GE’s Marine Solutions

The start of every year calls for time to reflect on the last. The offshore and marine industry can look back on 2016 as one of the most bruising in recent memory. The downturn has been tough and drawn out, with increased divestment, more stringent environmental regulations and a prolonged shipbuilding cycle that has resulted in overcapacity.

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PRESTIGIOUS AWARD FOR POOLE QUAY BOAT HAVEN

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Glen Wallis, Business Development Manager at GJW presents Kerrie Gray and James Stewart of Poole Quay Boat Haven with Marina of the Year winner prize for UK Coastal Marina of the Year 2017 (Under 250 berths) at the The Yacht Harbour Association, Marina of the Year Awards 2017 at the London Boat Show 2017, Excel, London.

For the second year running Poole Quay Boat Haven has picked up one of the marine industry’s most prestigious awards.  It beat off competition from 40 marinas around the UK to be named as UK Coastal Marina of the Year 2017 (under 250 berths) by The Yacht Harbour Association (TYHA).

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Nieuwe producten en primeurs

Nieuwe producten en primeurs

Nieuwe producten en primeurs

Innovatie is een belangrijke pijler van de HISWA Amsterdam Boat Show. In het InnovationLAB vind je indrukwekkende innovaties, trends, kennis en marktontwikkelingen! Ook zijn de genomineerde producten voor de HISWA Product van het Jaar verkiezing er te zien, die binnenkort bekend worden gemaakt. Natuurlijk zijn er nog veel meer nieuwe producten en primeurs op de HISWA te ontdekken.

Bekijk de voorlopige lijst met nieuwe producten »

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GE’s Latest MV7-5L Drive Chosen for Greater Enfield Offshore Project

  • GE’s MV7Series 5 Level Drive is the Latest Addition to the MV Drive Product Portfolio
  • The High Voltage and Smaller Footprint of the MV7Series 5 Level Drive Make It Ideal for Applications in the Offshore Support Industry
  • The Smaller Footprint Leads to Less Installation Costs for the Customer and Gives Precious Room to the FPSO Unit

NORTHWEST, OFFSHORE AUSTRALIA—January 26, 2017—GE Energy Connections (NYSE: GE) was recently chosen to supply its MV7Series 5 Level (MV7-5L) drive, which will sit topside on a floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) unit for the Greater Enfield project. Located 60 kilometers (km) off Exmouth in Western Australia, the project aggregates production from the Laverda Canyon, Norton over Laverda and Cimatti oil accumulations.

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BAE Systems signs Heads of Agreement for a future contract with Turkish Aerospace Industries for TF-X Programme

Ankara, Turkey: In the presence of The Prime Ministers of Turkey and the United Kingdom, BAE Systems and Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) today signed a Heads of Agreement to collaborate on the first development phase of an indigenous fifth-generation fighter jet for the Turkish Air Force – TF-X.  This announcement builds upon a pre-contract study phase between BAE Systems and TAI.

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Bittium to deliver Bittium Tough Mobile smartphones and related back-end system for the Finnish Defence Forces

 

 

 

 

 

Oulu, Finland, January 27, 2017 – Bittium has signed a contract with the Finnish Defence Forces for the delivery of Bittium Tough Mobile LTE smartphones and related Bittium Secure Suite back-end system classified for Confidential level. The contract signifies a strategic decision to reinforce the information security of the wireless communications of the Finnish Defence Forces. Bittium Tough Mobile smartphones and the related back-end system will be used in different and diverse functions within the Finnish Defence Forces.

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Bittium exhibits its products and solutions for Tactical Communications at IDEX defense exhibition

Oulu, Finland, January 26, 2017 – Bittium will exhibit its products and solutions for Tactical Communications at IDEX defense exhibition on February 19-23 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The products and solutions to be exhibited are software defined radio based Bittium Tactical Wireless IP Network™ (TAC WIN) system , Bittium Tactical LTE Access Point™ solution (Long-Term Evolution, 4G), Bittium Tough VoIP™ product family (Voice over Internet Protocol) and Bittium Tough Mobile™ LTE smartphone. These products and solutions are based on the latest software and device technologies and enable comprehensive broadband data transfer and IP calls across the battlefield. At the exhibition stand (Hall 7, 07-A21) Bittium will demonstrate the field applicability of these data transfer and communication solutions, which are essential in the battlefield. In addition to these products and solutions, Bittium’s Medical Technology products Faros, BrainStatus, and NeurOne are demonstrated for field and research purposes.

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