Product and Technical Innovation
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$1.5 million to fight flooding and climate change in Hampton Roads will go to these six startups

VA, United States

Six new concepts to fight sea level rise and climate change will be coming to Hampton Roads after the state recently announced $1.5 million in grants to a half-dozen companies.Nearly a year ago, the...

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Savannah District Completes Dissolved Oxygen System for SHEP Mitigation

GA, United States

On February 14, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District completed construction of the Dissolved Oxygen Injection System on Hutchinson Island and began testing the plant to verify proper...

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Ross Labs Adds Echogram Transmission to 825C Sounder

WA, United States

Ross Labs, LLC has upgraded its 825C single beam sounder to include Ethernet transmission of echograms — digitized analog data — to the HYPACK Single Beam Editor program.“This feature...

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Microsoft Joins Tech Race to Clean Up Shipping With Big Data

NY, United States

Cargo ships brace for cleaner fuel requirements, higher costsHitachi, NVIDIA also backing startups designed to improve dataAt noon every day -- when the sun is directly overhead -- the world’s fleet...

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A Sneak Preview of the NEW VALEPORT PRODUCTS ahead of 2019 Ocean Business

United Kingdom

Leading UK manufacturer of underwater measuring equipment, Valeport, will be unveiling an exciting collection of new optical sensors at this year’s Ocean Business exhibition. Read on to find out...

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Seattle startup ioCurrents raises $5M to bring big data to the high seas

WA, United States

For Cosmo King, maritime data is both personal and professional. King grew up sailing in Virginia and is now the owner of “Northern Lights,” a vintage Coronado 41 sloop that he restored.He’s also...

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Good Man, Big Heart, Big Texan – Great American Dredger

TX, United States

Randy Boyd, president of RLB Contracting based in Port Lavaca, Texas is a fighter. He’s a dredger and marine construction entrepreneur. Proud and strong, Randy Boyd, takes on the risk and keeps his...

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Ellicott Major Projects Group Releases New Video About Large Custom Cutter Dredges

MD, United States

Our latest company video, “Ellicott’s Major Projects Group,” highlights Ellicott’s commitment to building a reliable heavy-duty dredge. In addition, viewers will have an opportunity to see our team in...

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Dredge Pumps Market: Major Trends, Analysis and Outlook 2019- KSB, Dragflow, Metso, Weir Group

Global Dredge Pumps Market report covers the segmentation arena, market secrets and regional retreats, size, share, growth analysis, trends and plans of the industry.Industry Review of International...

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Caterpillar AVD™ Scalable Power System Provides Superior Fuel Savings

IL, United States

Caterpillar Marine has introduced the Advanced Variable Drive (AVD™), a fully-integrated hydro-mechanical propulsion system that can be customized for any engine application large or small,...

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Wildlife Cat Contract

TX, United States

All American Marine, Inc. (AAM), together with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TWPD), has announced the signing of a contract for the construction of an 80’x 27’ aluminium catamaran for...

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Newly-Built Tshd Doing The Portuguese Proud

Portugal

Recently the Jose Duarte started its first mining job in Lisbon. The trailing suction hopper dredger has been built in Portugal for a Portuguese dredging company, to a Spanish design and using Dutch...

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Fast Support Vessel Delivered for SEACOR

LA, United States

Photo: Incat CrowtherLouisiana shipbuilder Gulf Craft has delivered the third vessel in a series of new class monohull fast support vessels (FSV) for SEACOR Marine.According to designer Incat...

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Merré Shipyard Delivers SEEM 16-640ST Dredge

Switzerland

The stationary dredge SEEM 16-640ST, a steel hulled and aluminum superstructure named Milady, was launched at Merré shipyard. It was built for the Services Industriels de Genève, based in...