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Latest buzz in Arctic tourism is a floating city

«People want to visit new places and experience something different,» says Aziz Merchant. He is Executive Director of the Keppel Offshore & Marine Technology Centre, a unit under the powerful Keppel Group, and participated in this weeks Arctic Frontiers in Tromsø, Norway.Aziz Merchant is Executive Director of the Keppel Offshore & Marine Technology Centre.

Good Neighbors | The UCSB Current

In the animal kingdom, food access is among the biggest drivers of habitat preference. It influences, among other things, how animals interact, where they roam and the amount of energy they expend to maintain their access to food. But how do different members of ecologically similar species manage to live close to each…

IPC Finalizes Connected Factory Exchange Standards

Press Release Summary:The IPC announces IPC-2591 Connected Factory Exchange standards approval by 2-17 Connected Factory Initiative Sub-committee. The CFX defines all three critical elements for true plug and play industrial IoT standard such as a message protocol, an encoding mechanism and a specific content creation element.

Oasis of the Seas norovirus outbreak among worst in a decade. But are cruises getting cleaner?

The cruise ship was about halfway through its voyage when passengers started getting sick.The illness, whatever it was, spread to 277 people by Jan. 10 before Royal Caribbean International's Oasis of the Seas had to report it to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The next day, with the news dominating headlines and the vessel on a course back to Port Canaveral…

Top Supply Chain Trends And Rhode Island Toll Revenue Grows

Good day,Platooning and blockchain are coming technologies, but they are not the ones DHL sees as the most important in 2019. The company envisions robotics, digitization and talent recruiting and retention as top issues facing the supply chain this year.DHL said that robotics technology will extend beyond order picking…

Physical Supplier of Bunkers Lacks Standing to Challenge Validity of Assignment of Maritime Lien to

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Beached plastic: P.E.I. watershed group calls on industry to make changes

Waves of Change is a CBC series exploring the single-use plastic we're discarding, and why we need to clean up our act. You can be part of the community discussion by joining our Facebook group.Sarah Wheatley knew there was a plastic problem on the shores of Tracadie Bay, P.E.I., but it was only when her watershed group…

Mitcham Industries to Present at the Noble Capital Markets' Fift

SOURCE Mitcham Industries, Inc.HUNTSVILLE, Texas, Jan. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Mitcham Industries, Inc. ("Mitcham" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: MIND) announced today that its senior management will attend the Noble Capital Markets' Fifteenth Annual Investor Conference in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on January 28-29, 2019.Rob Capps and Guy Malden…

Planet Earth Report --"Unknown Antarctica Phenomena to Drilling the Dinosaur Crater"

Posted on Jan 22, 2019 The Planet Earth Report connects you to the headline news on the science, technology, discoveries, and events changing our planet and the future of the human species.CNN VIDEO: ‘The only thing we can do is adapt’: Greenland ice melt reaching ‘tipping point,‘ study findsOceans Are Getting Louder…

Green fluorescence from reef-building corals attracts symbiotic algae

IMAGE: The green fluorescence emitted by corals. view more Credit: NIBBReef-building corals thrive in nutrient poor marine environments due to an obligate symbiotic relationship with symbiotic dinoflagellates, zooxanthellae. Corals cannot survive without symbiotic zooxanthellae. Most coral species gain symbionts from the environment early in life…

Zacks: Brokerages Expect Diana Shipping Inc (DSX) to Post $0.08 Earnings Per Share

Wall Street analysts predict that Diana Shipping Inc (NYSE:DSX) will report earnings per share (EPS) of $0.08 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Seven analysts have made estimates for Diana Shipping’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.09 and the lowest is $0.05. Diana Shipping posted earnings of ($0.15) per share during the same quarter last year…

Keep up the pressure to stop offshore drilling | Environment | Savannah News, Events, Restaurants, M

OPENING Georgia’s coast to dangerous seismic airgun blasting and dirty offshore oil drilling would be a shortsighted mistake with irreversible consequences. Our state boasts a beautiful natural coastline which is directly tied to over 23,000 jobs and roughly $1.3 billion in domestic production that rely on a clean coast.The…

Safe Bulkers (SB) Lowered by Zacks Investment Research to Sell – BharataPress

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Safe Bulkers (NYSE:SB) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday. According to Zacks, “SAFE BULKERS is an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, transporting bulk cargoes, particularly grain, iron ore and coal…

Is there value in Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NasdaqGS:GLDD)? VC Score Hits 46

Checking in on some valuation rankings, Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NasdaqGS:GLDD) has a Value Composite score of 46. Developed by James O’Shaughnessy, the VC score uses five valuation ratios. These ratios are price to earnings, price to cash flow, EBITDA to EV, price to book value, and price to sales. The VC is displayed as a number between 1 and 100.

$44.68 Bn Service Robotics Market

Dublin, Jan. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Service Robotics - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Global Service Robotics market accounted for $10.77 billion in 2017 and is expected to reach $44.68 billion by 2026 growing at a CAGR of 17.2% from 2017 to 2026.

US Navy Investing in Unmanned Battleships

(Hebrew)The US navy is investing in unmanned technologies due to the threats posed by its two significant rivals in global dominance – Russia and China. Both have been investing in their aircraft carrier fleets, which have so far marked the US navys superiority. Worries in losing its dominance over the seas, the US is looking…

Global Helmet Mounted Display Market - Samsung, Sony, HTC, Oculus, Microsoft, Bae Systems, Google, K

A fresh report titled Helmet Mounted Display market has been presented by KD market insights. It evaluates the key market trends, advantages, and factors that are pushing the overall growth of the market. The report also analyzes the different segments along with major geographies that have more demand for Helmet Mounted Display market.

Blockchain development with strong APIs

Blockchain offers a new approach to data management and provides another source for valuable information. Anywhere a company or individual needs trust - any transaction that requires a record - blockchain can support with autonomy, efficiency, and certainty. Whether it is storing contracts/transactions on the blockchain…

Futuristic Hovercraft Being Explored As South Bay Transit Option | KCBS 740AM

Its not exactly a flying car, but hovercraft could zip across San Francisco Bay, bringing ferry service to cities with shallow waterfronts that have always been off limits to boats. While the idea of a craft hovering over the water may sound futuristic, the technology has been in use for years.Theres hundreds of them that operate around the world…

Top 10 Yacht Stories 2018

With only a few days remaining until we welcome 2019 in the new year, we celebrate a year jam-packed with superyacht news by looking back at the 10 most-read stories on SuperYachtTimes.com over the past 12 months. New yacht launches, used yacht sales and market analyses all made it to the top of the list of your favourite…