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Artificial Intelligence Enhance Opportunities for Autonomous Vehicles

DUBLIN, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The "Robotic Technologies for Defense" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.Research and Markets LogoMoreAdvancements in artificial intelligence and sensor technologies improving situational awareness and autonomous mobility have created opportunities for arms manufacturers…

Crown Prince Frederik presents Industriens Fond Entrepreneurship Prize – Royal Central

Photo: Mogens Engelund via Wikimedia Commons. Crown Prince Frederik presented the Industriens Fond Entrepreneurship Prize on Wednesday to Rosenby Engineering.The prize, 500,000 Danish kroner, was awarded to Rosenby Engineering for their HydroPen, an automatic water drill that can fight fires on shipping containers.Per Rosenby Engineerings official website…

How Shenzhen's the Victoria and Albert museum signals a new design for the city

Written by Fionnuala McHugh, CNN. Graphics by Natalie Leung, CNN.Shenzhen, ChinaThe first thing anyone tells you about Shenzhen, the city in southern China that borders Hong Kong and has a population of at least 12 million, is that it was once a sleepy fishing village. As with its neighbor, which began British colonial…

Outlook 2018 Oceans Deeply

Oceans Deeply talks with three experts in the fields of marine conservation, aquaculture and shipping about the big issues on their plate for the coming year.In the latest edition of Deeply Talks, Jessica Leber, deputy managing editor of Oceans Deeply, speaks with High Seas Alliance director Peggy Kalas, Aqua-Spark managing…

IAB Lab Releases 'OpenDirect' Update, Supports Negotiations 01/10/2018

completes the OpenMedia specification stack by facilitating non-real-time bidding transactions. when integrating with partners,” explained Dennis Buchheim, senior vice president/GM, IAB Tech Lab. .com/opendirect. Questions and comments can be sent to [email protected]

Engineering

What is the Magic Formula Saying About Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (TSE:7003) Shares

The MF Rank developed by hedge fund manager Joel Greenblatt, is intended spot high quality companies that are trading at an attractive price. The formula uses ROIC and earnings yield ratios to find quality, undervalued stocks. In general, companies with the lowest combined rank may be the higher quality picks. Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (TSE:7003) has a current MF Rank of 11341.

The Motorship | Long after sulphur cap, scrubbers to gain ground

Around 30% of ships will revert to heavy fuel oil operations around ten years after the 2020 global sulphur cap, according to Olli Somerkallio, head of machinery at naval architect and engineering consultancy Foreship.Most ships are expected to select low-sulphur fuel to meet the initial challenge of the 0.5% sulphur cap.

How feasible is Boris Johnson's proposed Channel Bridge?

Boris Johnsons suggestion that Britain and France could be linked by a new Channel bridge is not the first time the Foreign Secretary has indulged in bold, blue-skies thinking when it comes to infrastructure.As the Mayor of London his backing for a six-runway airport to be built on an artificial island in the River Thames…

Congress hurtles towards a shutdown

With Eli Okun, Connor OBrien and Jacqueline KlimasDRIVING THE DAY CONGRESS HURTLES TOWARD A SHUTDOWN, write POLITICOs Burgess Everett, John Bresnahan and Rachael Bade: Congress is careening toward the first shutdown in more than four years, with Republicans and Democrats at a seemingly intractable impasse over government…

SQUEEZING THE LITTLE GUY

Offshore wind parks are the biggest market for workboats in Europe, but the competition is ferocious. Why do the weakest players take all the risk? This article was originally published in the 2017 Nov/Dec edition.Work it harder, make it better, do it faster. We may remember these lyrics from Daft Punk’s biggest dance hit of 2007, but they could also be today’s motto for workboat charterers.

Crude Oil

Activity is picking up in Gulf of Mexico, executives say

It's been a year-and-a-half since David Rabalais recruited a new tenant for the Port of Terrebonne, the last one having signed on just before BP's Macondo well erupted in the Gulf of Mexico and triggered a months-long moratorium on deepwater drilling permits. That may soon change. "We're finally starting to get some calls…

Florida not yet off the table for oil drilling expansion, Trump official says

Florida hasn't been taken off the table yet for an expansion of offshore oil drilling, according to testimony Friday by a Trump administration official."We have no formal decision yet on whats in, or out, of the five-year program," said Walter Cruickshank, the Trump administrations director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management…

Coast Guard Cutters Battle Ice-Locked Connecticut River

Two Coast Guard cutters lent their steel prows and 70-ton weight to the struggle to break winters chokehold on the Connecticut River, which has produced spectacular plains of glittering ice but also fears of flooding in Haddam.On Thursday morning, the Coast Guard harbor tug Hawser joined its compatriot, the New Haven-based Bollard…

Damaged Navy ship arrives in Mississippi for repairs

Greeted by sailors and flag-waving residents, a U.S. Navy destroyer damaged in a June collision that killed seven sailors arrived Friday for two years of repairs at a Mississippi shipyard.The transport vessel Transshelf sailed up the Pascagoula River on Friday morning carrying the USS Fitzgerald. The June 17 collision with…

China says sunken Iranian tanker may now be leaking heavy oil | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - A sunken Iranian oil tanker may be leaking heavy bunker fuel as well as light oil off the east coast of China and the best remedy was to recover the vessel, officials said on Friday. It was unclear how much bunker fuel was left aboard the tanker when it sank on Sunday after being ablaze for days but experts estimated it may have been carrying about 1…