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Seaborne Nuclear Power Plant Docks in Russia

(Photo: Rosatom)

Russia's first-floating nuclear power plant has arrived to its permanent base near an isolated Russian town across the Bering Strait from Alaska, Russian state nuclear energy company Rosatom said on Saturday.

Graney Name President General Dynamics Electric Boat

Kevin Graney was named president of General Dynami

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) appointed General Dynamics NASSCO president Kevin Graney as president of General Dynamics Electric Boat, effective October 1. David J. Carver, NASSCO’s vice president and general manager of repair,

AI & Machine Learning, Possible Force Multipliers for the Coast Guard

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Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML): mention these two terms and the listener may instantly think of the ads displayed as you view your favorite online news site. This is one version of what AI/ML might be.

Shipbuilding

Coastal Passenger Ferry for China

Photo courtesy of Cummins

The Zhoushan Islands are just off shore of east China's Zhejiang province, and lie south of

Air Caster Tech in the Shipyard

The megayacht Cakewalk, built at Derecktor Shipyar

Like the magic carpet of ancient myth, air caster technology has revolutionized the way in which

Costa Smeralda to be Delivered a Month Late

Citing technical complexities, Meyer Turku is delaying the delivery of the cruise ship Costa Smeralda one month from mid-October to mid-November.With its new LNG propulsion

Contracts

New Type 31 Royal Navy Frigates To Be Built In The UK

Boost for Royal Navy operations: five new vessels

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced that work will commence before the end of the year on

Vestdavit to Equip Norwegian CG Vessels

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Vestdavit secured an order to supply three new Norwegian Coast Guard vessels with davits equipped

WSF, Vigor Launch Hybrid-Electric Ferry Build Program

Vigor Industrial and Washington State Ferries laun

Dignitaries from the State of Washington joined Governor Jay Inslee, Washington State Ferries

Technology

Greenland Research Vessel Picks MAN Hybrid Propulsion

 
Graphical rendering of the new research vessel (

The Astilleros Balenciaga S.A. shipyard in Spain ordered a complete MAN propulsion package –

Wärtsilä Simulators for New Portuguese Facility

Ana Paula Vitorino, Portugal’s Minister of Sea & C

Wärtsilä has supplied simulators aimed to provide realistic hands-on training at a new facility in

Offshore Wind Conference Set for SUNY Maritime

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The Center of Excellence for Offshore Renewable Energy at the State University of New York

Legal

Australia Bans Two Bulkers Over Mariner Pay Spat

Image: Australian Maritime Safety Authority

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has banned two foreign-flagged bulk carriers from

Ghana Implements SOLAS

Pic: International Maritime Organization (IMO)

Ghana is the latest country to benefit from training on the implementation of International

Nasdaq: Performance Shipping Out of Compliance

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Greek boxship owner Performance Shipping disclosed that it has received a noncompliance

People & Company News

BIMCO: Fleet Growth, Ship Size Up

Graph: Photo, CTS

Global growth in container volumes has picked up slightly in the second quarter of the year

Metal Shark Delivers Foil-assisted Catamaran

Photo credit: Manta Films / Pure Florida

Shipbuilder Metal Shark said it has delivered a new excursion vessel to Southwest Florida tour and

UK Invests in ‘Maritime and Me’ Diversity Program

UK Maritime Minister Nusrat Ghani has pledged £730,000 (about $910,000) in Government funding to increase diversity, well being and skills in the maritime sector, including £100

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