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3D printing on board ships spreads around the world – 3DPrint.com

Polar waters, icy environments and seemingly hostile environments make the Arctic one of the most difficult marine environments to work with., especially with regard to ships and marine technology. This complexity demands risk-based designs and frameworks for safe and sustainable technology that can survive in difficult ecosystems. The very harsh sailing conditions in arctic or […]

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Canadian Navy tests augmented reality for onboard maintenance

Video again courtesy of Kognitiv Spark Posted on Apr 2, 2019 2:15 PM by The maritime executive The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) is now testing augmented reality glasses to facilitate maintenance and repair work aboard warships. The system, which RCN calls Mixed Reality Remote Assistant Support (MIRRAS), is based on Kognitiv Spark software for Microsoft […]