Engineering News

After decades in development, Honda's jets quietly evolving

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Nearly four years after delivering its first jet, Honda is facing decisions as the company better known for cars and lawnmowers considers whether to sink billions more into its decades-in-the-making aircraft division.Honda Aircraft CEO Michimasa Fujino said in an interview that a current plant expansion…

Umbra emerges from stealth mode with plans to offer 25-centimeter radar at optical imagery prices

SAN FRANCISCO — After years of secrecy, Umbra Lab is revealing details of its plan to launch a constellation of 50-kilogram synthetic aperture radar (SAR) satellites to capture imagery with a resolution of 25 centimeters.We are beginning to open up at this point because [competitors] have made their various trades, selected their technical path and business plan…

Ooma Selects Awake Security for Autonomous Threat Hunting

Awake Security, the only advanced network traffic analysis (NTA) company that delivers a privacy-aware solution, today announced that Ooma has selected the Awake Security Platform to autonomously hunt for and respond to threats missed by traditional security solutions. Awakes network-based approach also provides the security…

Austal Limited (ASX:ASB) Has Posted Sales Growth of 0.33199 YoY

Potential Investors often look for key drivers that can move a stock in a positive direction. One of those is sales growth. Austal Limited (ASX:ASB) of the Industrial Engineering sector, witnessed sales growth of  0.33199 year over year. The firm has a traded value of 4309 and has its headquarters in Australia.A highly common way to study stocks is through fundamental analysis.

'He lived a triumphant life': Family honours M'boro pioneer

HE WAS a pioneer in regional aviation, one of the cornerstones of the Heritage City's business community and an honorary member of the Portside Precinct's Walk of Achievers. Bevan Royle Whitaker died on October 14, aged 90.He is survived by his children Paul, Cathy and Tony, grandchildren Claire, Luke, Brenton, Lochlan…

Training with Wolves: Meet the man who saved Billy Wrights career

In July 1939, the player had been let go by manager Frank Buckley who thought he was too small to have any success as a professional footballer. But as soon as he heard what happened, trainer Jack Davies rushed to his defence, telling Major Buckley that whilst the teenager might have a small frame, he had a giant heart. It was all Major Buckley needed to hear.

Kate Middleton and Prince William visit Birkenhead for first joint engagement this autumn as it happ

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have carried out their first joint engagement of the autumn, with a visit to Birkenhead on Thursday. They were joined on the day by Sir David Attenborough for the naming ceremony of the polar research ship the public voted to call Boaty McBoatface. However, that name was vetoed and the…

GECAS and IAI launch 777-300ERSF freighter program

GECAS and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) announced the launch of the Boeing 777-300ERSF, and the establishment of a passenger to freighter conversion program. Dubbed “The Big Twin” — denoting its status as the largest ever twin-engined freighter — the initiative is jointly funded by GECAS and IAI. With agreements signed in July 2019 and a prototype aircraft to be provided by GECAS…

Global Bulletproof Helmet Market 2019 Industry Growth - BAE Systems, 3M, MKU, ArmorSource, Aegis Eng

Global Bulletproof Helmet Market 2018 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023 is a complete blend of latest Bulletproof Helmet market statistics, trends, and growth scenario. The primary objective of this report is to show positive growth owing to increasing demand from different sectors. This…

M.V. Shipyard eyes expansive redesign

The Marthas Vineyard Shipyard is looking to build a 48-slip marina, add new parking spaces, demolish two existing buildings and build a new one, and make other significant improvements to the existing facility on the Lagoon Pond side of Beach Road.In a conversation with The Times, shipyard owner Philip Hale and his son…

Some fear old military chemicals could get dredged up from Grand Canal

Work continues at the spoil site adjacent to Pineda Causeway in Satellite Beach. © MALCOLM DENEMARK/FLORIDA TODAYBefore a dredge deepens Grand Canal and its feeder canals, Brevard County officials are waiting for more proof that the organic muck along the canal bottoms is safe enough to put on pastures along the floodplains of St.

Australian Master Marine releases off-road trailer

29 August 2016New tough trailer built to give boaters access to off-road locations.The new trailer is the result of an extreme use trailer research and development program undertaken by AMM. Design features include a cradle system which adopts some aspects of a bunk style trailer and combines them with a keel line support…

UVic news - University of Victoria

The ocean plays an essential role in absorbing large quantities of excess carbon dioxide released by human activitiesa role critical to a healthy climate and life on earthyet not enough is known about the rate at which absorption happens or how it will change as the ocean warms and acidifies.A pan-Canadian research team led by the University of Victoria received $540…

Light Hovercraft Market Size, Historical Growth, Analysis, Opportunities and Forecast To 2025

The ‘ Light Hovercraft market’ study now available at MarketStudyReport.com, is a detailed sketch of the business sphere in terms of current and future trends driving the profit matrix. The report also indicates a pointwise outline of market share, market size, industry partakers, and regional landscape along with statistics…

D3 Football: Team Of The Week (Oct. 15th, 2019)

By NoontimeSports.com | @NoontimeSports With the sixth week of the 2019 New England Division III football season in the books, it is now to unveil our Zelos Athletics Team of the Week.Similar to our Players of the Week  Zelos Athletics is also powering our teams of the week, too – these posts (and teams) can be seen every…

Global  Marine Firefighting Equipment Market Competition by Players and Application by 2025 – Honest

Global  Marine Firefighting Equipment Market report is a professional and in-depth study on the market overview, market dynamics, competitive analysis, and leading players various strategies to sustain in the Global Marine Firefighting Equipment Market. It also analyzes the market status, market share, growth rate, future trends…

Hyundai Heavy held talks with Daewoo Shipbuilding to buy stake

FILE PHOTO: Giant cranes of Hyundai Heavy Industries are seen in Ulsan, South Korea, May 29, 2018.

Austal USA receives LCS 20 support contract - MLF - Military Logistics

Austal USA has received a $16.3 million contract to perform extended industrial post-delivery availability work on the US Navys Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) 20, the future USS Cincinnati, at its Mobile, Alabama manufacturing facility.The contract will see Austal USA perform work including engineering, management and production services in support of prefabrication efforts…

Global Marine Group Buys Stake in Rovco

Subsea technology company Rovco said it has formed an invested partnership with offshore engineering firm Global Marine Group (GMG) to bring intelligent inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) solutions to the global offshore market.GMG, made up of three business units - Global Offshore, CWind and Global Marine - has secured…

Islamorada Dredging Plan on the Table

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Jacksonville District has received an application for a Department of the Army permit for a maintenance dredging work to restore water depths in navigable waters in the Village of Islamorada, Florida.The applicant – Village of Islamorada – seeks authorization to maintenance dredge a total of 11…