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Google and Facebook lay thousands of miles of undersea cables to ferry internet around the ...

Business Insider 19 Sep 2021
Specialised vessels like this one are used to lay thousands of miles of internet cable along the seafloor ... Laying these cables takes months of preparation, and specialized vessels take them out to sea ... An undersea cable laying vessel sails past icebergs during a project to lay cable between Canada, Greenland, and Iceland.

Wyden calls for bolstered ports infrastructure

The World 18 Sep 2021
U.S. Senator Ron Wyden recently called for at least $2.5 billion in funding to address port congestion in the upcoming Build Back Better bill as a critical step to the success of ports - a major economic engine and vital to job creation in Oregon and nationwide ... Waterborne vessels moved 41 percent of freight value in 2019, over $1.7 trillion ... U.S ... ....

Is AUKUS pact a signal to India to go for nuclear attack submarines?

Hindustan Times 18 Sep 2021
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 11.23 AM IST. With Australia signing a pact with US and UK to go in for eight nuclear powered conventional attack submarines or SSNs to deter China in Indo-Pacific, India also needs to have a relook at its 1999 conventional submarine plan and move swiftly towards nuclear powered sub-surface vessels ... ....

Vigilance at sea: Maritime watchdog scare off pirates

Graphic 17 Sep 2021
The vigilance of the Multinational Maritime Coordinating Centre has scared away activities of more than 16 vessels on the Gulf of Guinea suspected to be pirates. The move is in a bid to curb the growing pirate attacks on the high seas ... He said once kidnapped, the vessel crew was held on shore until their release was negotiated.

BAE Systems to develop new propulsion technologies for London

Splash24/7 17 Sep 2021
... aim to deliver connected solutions to reduce the power demands of vessels, and will also look at how onboard and shore-based high power, rapid charging points can be developed to provide charging stations for vessels to keep on the move.

Boxship Accident at Port of New Orleans Was Caused by Extreme Winds

The Maritime Executive 17 Sep 2021
The vessel’s mooring lines parted in the high winds, and the ship moved away from the pier ... Although the closest official weather station recorded winds peaking at 31 mph, a vessel located very close to the accident reported a wind gust of 73 mph ....

Lebanon receives tanker trucks carrying Iranian oil

MENA FN 17 Sep 2021
(MENAFN - IANS) Beirut, Sep 17 (IANS) Lebanon has received tanker trucks carrying Iranian oil in a move aimed at easing energy shortages in the crisis-hit country.A vessel carrying Iranian oil ... .

Statewide bus tour makes stop in Emporia

Emporia Gazette 17 Sep 2021
The tour kicked off on Sept. 13 ... The company started in Madison by the Sauder family as a way to provide metal containers to oil companies in 1926, and moved to Emporia in 1956 to be closer to transportation routes. The products are pressure vessels for refinery and chemical plants, and shipped all over the world ... .

Indonesia ‘deeply concerned’ by arms race and power projection in region after Australian nuclear sub deal

Russia Today 17 Sep 2021
It is the AUKUS (Australia, UK & US) pact that sees Australia receive the nuclear submarines ... Morrison has cited a changing strategic environment as the reason for ditching the French diesel subs in favor of the nuclear-powered, conventionally armed vessels ... The move is largely seen as an effort to counter the perceived China threat ... .

Kongsberg Digital to Deliver 'Vessel Insight' to Island Offshore Fleet

The Maritime Executive 16 Sep 2021
Kongsberg Digital is proud to announce that it has signed a contract to deliver its Vessel Insight infrastructure solution to the entire Island Offshore fleet of 26 highly advanced offshore service vessels ... This has led to the four vessels moving from manual to automated reporting in a very short time.

China threatens to sail its navy into Hawaiian waters as US and Australia announce defence ...

The Daily Mail 16 Sep 2021
Four Chinese vessels have sailed off the coast of Alaska in a display of naval power amid increasing tensions as a global nuclear submarine pact was signed to take on Beijing. A guided-missile cruiser, guided-missile destroyer, general intelligence vessel, and an auxiliary vessel ...

BAE Systems Expands Its Clean Energy Footprint With Two New Projects for Maritime Sector

The Marshall News Messenger 16 Sep 2021
This approach will deliver connected solutions to reduce the power demands of vessels, in conjunction with their design, to increase efficiency. The projects will also look at how onboard and shore based high power, rapid charging points can be developed to provide charging stations for vessels to keep on the move.

Wallace denies Britain seeking new ‘cold war’ with China

AOL 16 Sep 2021
The move to nuclear-powered – although not nuclear-armed – vessels will give the Australian navy the ability to operate undetected for longer periods underwater.

Biden finds himself at the center of another international storm: France says it has been ...

The Daily Mail 16 Sep 2021
The new alliance - called AUKUS - will see the US and UK cooperate to build Australia's first ever nuclear submarine fleet of at least eight vessels ... The French vessels were due some time in the mid-2030s, while Biden's new pact is thought to move that date significantly closer.

Do your holiday shopping now, toy executive says, as port congestion continues in California 16 Sep 2021
The Port of Long Beach moved 807,704 TEUs in August — an 11.3% increase compared to the same month in 2020 ... “Much of that was moved on chartered vessels through less congested ports, which has proven effective.” ... ‘Recipe for hardship’ or ‘visionary move’? San Jose weighs eliminating parking requirements.