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Navy Uses New Aircraft Manipulator On Board For The First Time In An Operational Environment | thebaynet.com | TheBayNet.com

[ad_1] Tom Tuominen, Chief Test Support Engineer, and Ruben Montenegro, Boatswain’s Mate (ABH2) Aviation Boatswain’s Mate, test the Shipboard Aircraft Handler in the hangar of CVN 75 on June 16. (Photo by US Navy) NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland – The Common Aviation Support Equipment Program Office (PMA-260) Onboard Aircraft Manager (SAH) was […]

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Navy uses new onboard aircraft handler for the first time in an operational environment

Senior Support Test Engineer Tom Tuominen and Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (ABH2) Ruben Montenegro test the Shipboard Aircraft Handler in CVN 75 hangar June 16. (U.S. Navy Photo) NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland – The Common Aviation Support Equipment Program Office Shipboard Aircraft Handler (SAH) (PMA-260) was used in an operational environment for the […]

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Navy uses new aircraft manager on board for the first time in an operational environment

[ad_1] NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, RIVIÈRE PATUXENT, Md.– The Common Aviation Support Equipment Program Office (PMA-260) Onboard Aircraft Manager (SAH) was first used in an operational environment aboard the USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) in June . Tom Tuominen, Chief Test Support Engineer, and Ruben Montenegro, Boatswain’s Mate, Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (ABH2), test the […]

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Ecochlor completes land and shipboard testing for BWMS without EcoOne filter

Rendering EcoOne on a Bulk Carrier (Courtesy of Ecochlor) Ecochlor has announced the completion of all onshore and onboard testing of the EcoOne™ Filterless Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) in preparation for application for USCG and IMO BWMS Code Type Approval. DNV was selected to act as the Independent Laboratory (IL) throughout the process and […]

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Ecochlor Completes Land and Onboard BWMS Tests Without EcoOne Filter

Ecochlor has announced the completion of all onshore and onboard testing of the EcoOne™ Filterless Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) in preparation for application for USCG and IMO BWMS Code Type Approval. DNV was selected to act as the Independent Laboratory (IL) throughout the process and was responsible for the assessment, inspection, supervision of testing […]

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Epsco-Ra unveils the next generation of shipboard cybersecurity

Ra endpoint detection and response (RaEDR) Posted on June 15, 2021 at 4:55 p.m. by The Maritime Executive [By: Epsco-Ra Security Systems] Epsco-Ra Security Systems, a Cyprus-based cybersecurity specialist, has developed a comprehensive and in-depth cybersecurity solution that would protect shipping companies’ networks […]

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Global Shipboard Incinerator Market Industry Scope 2021 – TeamTec, Atlas Incinerators, Miura Group, ACS, Inc, Inciner – The Manomet Current

[ad_1] Global Shipboard Incinerator Market 2021 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2026 presents a professional and intensive look at the industry. The report offers a simple review of the market along with definitions, classifications, schedules, and channel shape. The report covers a comprehensive analysis of all the significant aspects that are associated […]

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Saab will build modern on-board air traffic control radar systems for aircraft carriers and large-deck amphibians

PATUXENT RIVER NAS, Maryland – US Navy shipboard surveillance experts order three AN/SPN-50(V) 1 air navigation radar systems from Saab Inc. in East Syracuse, NY, to replace the AN/SPN-43C radar from the navy aboard aircraft carriers and amphibious assault ships. Naval Air Systems Command officials at Patuxent River Naval Air Station, Maryland, last week announced […]

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Navy orders high-bandwidth shipboard data communications SATCOM system from L3Harris for surface warfare vessels

SAN DIEGO- Military communications experts at L3Harris Technologies Inc. will provide the US Navy with high-bandwidth satellite communications (SATCOM) aboard surface warfare vessels under a new order announced last week. Naval Information Warfare Systems Command officials in San Diego request L3Harris in Palm Bay, Florida to provide production units of Commercial Broadband Satellite Program (CBSP) […]

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ALTERNATIVE INTERNAL ON-BOARD AUDITS in the time of covid-19

Map unavailable Date hourDate(s) – 23/02/202110:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Categories For more information, please contact:Hellas Maritime Academy of DNV GLVassilia Dimitrakou, Senior AdvisorPhone. : +302104100200E-mail: [email protected] This course is designed to provide the knowledge and expertise needed to plan and conduct combined audits when the usual lead auditor is unable to visit the vessel. […]

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Southern Cross Cable chooses Pioneer Consulting for its on-board representation

[ad_1] Southern Cross Cable Network selected Pioneer Consulting to be its representative contact onboard the vessel as it deploys the NEXT transpacific submarine cable system. The Trans-Pacific Submarine Cable System is a 13,494 kilometer-long cable that connects Sydney, Auckland and Los Angeles, as well as the Pacific Islands of Fiji, Kiribati and Tokelau. Scheduled for […]

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Bunkering Disputes and Onboard Fuel Handling

SThe handling of hipboard fuel and the documentation of onboard handling procedures are of paramount importance in dealing with cargo hold issues and disputes. Skuld has found that bunker disputes can be very costly and time consuming for both the member and the club. The best way to avoid cargo hold issues and disputes is […]

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Global On-Board Cable Market | Global On-Board Cable Market

[ad_1] The on-board cable market includes sales of on-board cables and related services. Onboard cables are specific cables used for overseas ships or vessels. Copper is a key component used in the production of on-board cables. These cables include submarines, oceanic drilling platforms, warships and cruise ships. These cables are used for electrical installations of […]

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Icebreaker crew face shipboard fire and blackouts while on mission to Antarctica

[ad_1] February 28, 2019 Coast Guard icebreaker crew North Star fought the fire that erupted in the ship’s incinerator compartment on February 10, the latest problem encountered by the crew during their long deployments in Antarctica. After using four extinguishers to try to stop the blaze, it took two hours for the crew to put […]

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Australia to revert to pre-Covid maximum onboard service limits for seafarers

[ad_1] FILE PHOTO: Shutterstock.com / Zoya_Yakovleva Australia is set to end interim regulations that have allowed seafarers to work beyond the maximum time limits set by international maritime labor regulations amid the COVID-19 crisis. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) announced on Monday that from February 28, 2021, the interim COVID arrangements that allowed seafarers […]

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The Navy asks McKean Defense for CANES onboard networking services that involve computers and communications

WASHINGTON- The US Navy has awarded a contract worth a potential $69.8 million over five years for engineering services for its shipboard tactical network. C4ISRnet reports. C4ISRnet reports. Continue reading the original article Military and aerospace electronics takes: 22 Oct 2020 — The Navy said Philadelphia-based defense contractor McKean Defense Group has won a one-year […]

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Coast Guard cutter crew fights fire on board

Written by sailor log stick An investigator aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Waesche, looks back towards the cutter’s superstructure in the western Pacific Ocean, September 19. (Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Aidan Cooney) The US Coast Guard Waesche (WMSL 751) arrived in Yokosuka, Japan today after battling an onboard engineering fire Sept. […]

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Navy shipboard electronics experts choose Lyme Computer for rugged networking hardware on surface warships

PHILADELPHIA CREAM – The U.S. Navy’s shipboard electronics experts needed industrial-grade Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) networking hardware for several classes of Navy ships. They found their solution with Lyme Computer Systems (LCS) Inc. in Lebanon, NH Officials at the Philadelphia Division of the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Philadelphia announced on Tuesday a potential five-year, $31.8 […]

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Navy asks DRS for open-architecture shipboard displays for planned destroyer and cruiser upgrades

WASHINGTON- US Navy surface warfare experts purchase additional consoles, displays, and shipboard peripherals from Leonardo DRS in Johnstown, Pennsylvania to promote maximum reuse of software aboard Navy surface combatants. Naval Sea Systems Command officials in Washington announced an $8.8 million order from DRS earlier this month for the Consoles, Displays, and Peripherals (CDP) program. The […]

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Navy conducts market research for $ 2.5 billion follow-up contract with CANES Shipboard Networks

[ad_1] The U.S. Navy has issued a request for information on potential vendors as it works on a new procurement strategy for the potential $ 2.5 billion contract for consolidated enterprise and offshore network services, a the Bloomberg government reported on Friday. The CANES program is a commercial off-the-shelf systems integration initiative that aims to […]

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Global In-Vehicle Cable Market (2020 to 2030) – Impact and Recovery of COVID-19 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

[ad_1] DUBLIN – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The report “Shipboard Cables Global Market Report 2020-30: Covid 19 Impact and Recovery” has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global in-vehicle cables market was worth $ 3.61 billion in 2019. It is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.44% and reach $ 5.77 […]

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Sailor aboard USS Boxer in San Diego becomes first shipboard sailor to test positive for COVID-19

[ad_1] SAN DIEGO – A sailor aboard the amphibious assault ship Boxer has tested positive for COVID-19, becoming the first US Navy sailor to do so, the Navy said in a statement on Sunday. The sailor, whose official status is “presumptive positive” until confirmed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is now in […]

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Shipowners want notice limiting cadets for on-board training suspended

[ad_1] National shipowners have urged the Maritime Industry Authority (Marina) to suspend a recent notice it issued which limits the number of cadets to be accommodated on board ships for their on-board training. Cadets from the country’s oldest maritime school, the Philippine Merchant Marine Academy (PMMA) PHOTO BY WILMAR ALMERIA According to Pedro G. Aguilar, […]

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Gallagher Marine expands technical services on board with mAuditor

[ad_1] Posted on Jan 17, 2020 1:26 PM by The maritime executive Gallagher Marine System expands technical services on board with mAuditor Gallagher Marine signs on mAuditor, a cloud-based electronic checklist powered by data science to revolutionize assessments, audits, investigations and inspections Gallagher Marine Systems LLC. (GMS), a leading provider of comprehensive marine pollution response […]

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Lockheed Martin to supply digital maritime radar systems for Spanish Navantia F-110 frigates

MADRID- Lockheed Martin has signed a contract with Spanish shipbuilder Navantia to equip five frigates with solid-state S-band radar. Naval Technology Reports. Continue reading the original article Military and aerospace electronics takes: 11 Dec. 2019 — The company will install the system on the F-110 multi-mission frigates and at the Centro de Integración de Sistemas […]

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Curtiss-Wright Signs $ 132 Million Deal for On-Board Box Supplier 901D; David Adams quoted

[ad_1] David adams Curtiss-Wright (NYSE: CW) has agreed to acquire electronics producer 901D Holdings for approximately $ 132 million in cash as part of efforts to expand its work with the US Navy on shipbuilding programs. Curtiss-Wright said Tuesday he expects the transaction to close in December, subject to regulatory approval and other customary closing […]

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Launch of a game application to reduce deficiencies on board ships

[ad_1] Hong Kong ship management giant Anglo-Eastern has launched an educational game app aimed at reducing deficiencies on board ships. Launched during Hong Kong Maritime Week, Vessel Inspector is a gaming app that encourages players to compete with their peers to achieve zero impairment. The goal is to improve situational awareness skills in a competitive […]

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Maritime players: 4IR is repositioning jobs and skills on board

[ad_1] Fluency in English and professional skills based on the Convention on Training, Certification and Watchkeeping Standards (STCW) are no longer sufficient to guarantee employment at sea, especially with the advent of automated vessels which threaten to eliminate human workers on board ships. This was confirmed by those responsible for crew training and training in […]

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L3 unit to support US Navy shipboard training systems

A subsidiary of L3 Technologies has been awarded a contract worth $76 million to support integrated training systems aboard US Navy ships. Credit: US Navy/Nicholas O’Neill. A subsidiary of L3 Technologies has been awarded a $76 million contract to support integrated training systems aboard US Navy ships. The contract was awarded to the new Maritime […]

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

[ad_1] 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 […]

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Canadian Navy tests augmented reality for onboard maintenance

[ad_1] 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 […]

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Canadian Navy tests augmented reality for shipboard maintenance

Video still courtesy of Kognitiv Spark Posted on April 2, 2019 at 2:15 p.m. by The Maritime Executive The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) is currently testing augmented reality goggles to aid in maintenance and repair work on board warships. The system, which the RCN calls Mixed Reality Remote Assistant Support (MIRRAS), is based […]

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Wastewater treatment without sludge on board ships? Not scientifically possible, says the paper

[ad_1] Written by Nick blenkey “There are systems certified for use at sea that are scientifically incapable of treating wastewater,” says Mark Beavis, CEO of ACO Marine. Some approved types of marine wastewater treatment are at sea and are scientifically incapable of treating the wastewater. This is the charge brought by a group of leading […]

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The Talos missile had an assembly line aboard a wonderfully complex ship with a launch system

[ad_1] Talos was truly a modular design, with three separate components – missile, thruster, and control fins – to be mated and tested before being declared ready for use. The intricate and outsized nature of Talos – the missile was 32 feet long and weighed nearly 8,000 pounds when fully configured – meant that it […]

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ITC considers innovative connectivity solutions on board ships – Cruise Industry News

[ad_1] Working with the commercial and offshore marine industries, delivering heaps of bandwidth is nothing new to ITC Global, according to Kevin Franciotti, vice president of channel partners. The company’s commitments to combined satellites owned by Panasonic mean it can offer connectivity decked out with innovative solutions on board ships, Franciotti explained. The amount of […]

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Meeting the Challenges of Onboard Welding

Image courtesy of Fronius Posted on June 27, 2018 2:06 PM by The Maritime Executive [By Rhonda Zatezalo] On the water, broken parts and structural damage can endanger lives and cost thousands of dollars in delays. Bad weather, heavy loads and strong waves make timely repairs a necessity. With a service history spanning […]

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Hidden Benefits of an Onboard Asbestos Survey

Image courtesy of Lucion Marine Published on June 19, 2018 09:36 by John Chillingworth, Lucion Marine Hazardous Material Inventory (HMI) surveys, when done correctly, can have a range of unexpected benefits for vessel owners. Recent experience not only underscores the value for shipowners to have an approved inventory for their vessels, but also reaffirms the […]

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Marines revisit UAS Group 5 requirements on board ships after industry warnings of high cost

[ad_1] The Office of Naval Research and DARPA are collaborating on Project Tern to give small forward-deployed vessels the ability to serve as mobile launch and recovery sites for medium-altitude, long-endurance unmanned aerial systems that would provide ISR and other capabilities. DARPA rendering. SAN DIEGO – The Marine Corps is re-examining the requirements for its […]

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Crystal Cruises cancels plans for onboard residences

Posted on February 1, 2018 at 1:27 p.m. by The Maritime Executive Genting Hong Kong’s Crystal Cruises will downsize its three ambitious “Exclusive” class cruise ships and remove private luxury residences that would have occupied the upper deck of the original design. Their delivery – initially scheduled for 2018, then postponed to 2019 – is […]

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Study: Funding levels for training aboard Navy ships have remained unchanged for decades

[ad_1] Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG-57) participate in an engineering training exercise September 26, 2017. U.S. Navy Photo The deadly decline in fleet readiness this year is caused, in part, by budget cuts, Navy management says, but DC think tanks say the money is there, the problem is to […]

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BAE Systems completes tests on board the amphibious combat vehicle

[ad_1] WASHINGTON – BAE Systems last week completed crucial tests aboard its new prototype amphibious combat vehicle with Italian company Iveco Defense Vehicles in the Ionian Sea off the coast of Italy. John Swift, director of BAE System’s LCA program, told Defense News at the Navy League’s Sea-Air-Space conference in National Harbor, Md. On Wednesday […]

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USMMA suspends its on-board training program

[ad_1] Image file Posted on November 3, 2016 1:50 PM by Paul Benecki The United States Merchant Marine Academy issued a statement Thursday saying the academy is suspending training on active merchant ships until “it is satisfied that [Midshipmen’s] the training will take place in a safe environment. The full statement follows: While the Department […]

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The Evolution BWT system begins testing on board the USCG

Cathelco announced that its Evolution Ballast Water Treatment (BWT) system has begun onboard testing for US Coast Guard type approval. The system was installed on Svendborg Strait, a 1,085 TEU container ship owned by Carsten Rehder of Hamburg. “From the start of this project to final completion, we appreciate Cathelco’s care and attention to detail, […]

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E-Logs and SaaS Set to Transform Record Keeping on U.S. Flag Ships

[ad_1] By Dean Shoultz The United States Coast Guard often appears behind schedule when it comes to crafting rules involving technological advancements on board ships. Often by the time the USCG gets a final rule approved for publication in the Code of Federal Regulations, the technology that that final rule was supposed to address has […]

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New on-board firefighting simulator

Press release – After an extensive trial period and pilot sessions with professional AFF instructors and crews, VSTEP has released its Advanced Fire Fighting (AFF) Simulator for Onboard Incidents. The AFF simulator allows participants to experience and train for any incident aboard a ship and is designed to fully support and comply with STCW Advanced […]

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Coast Guard considers power aboard ASCO for Reliance and Famous class cutters

[ad_1] BALTIMORE, May 29, 2013. U.S. Coast Guard officials needed power electronics on board the ships for the 210-foot Reliance-class and 270-foot Famous-class cutters. They found their solution with ASCO Power Technologies, a business unit of Emerson Network Power in Florham Park, NJ The Coast Guard Surface Forces Logistics Center in Baltimore recommends several power […]

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Fort Lauderdale (FL) firefighters conduct a firefighting drill aboard ships ashore

By John B. Molenda, Deputy Fire ChiefPictures of Doug Eaton As the Venice of America, the city of Fort Lauderdale experiences a constant influx of shipping traffic. The hundreds of yachts, numerous marine repair facilities, and special events, such as the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show, Winterfest Boat Parade, and other attractions make Fort Lauderdale a […]

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FIRE IN THE HOLD EXERCISE ON BOARD

FIRE IN THE HOLD EXERCISE ON BOARD A shipboard fire presents a significant challenge to land-based firefighters who realistically cannot have intimate knowledge of every vessel visiting their jurisdiction. The Metro-Dade County Fire Department (FI.) is responsible for marine fire protection at the Port of Miami and much of the Miami River. Miami’s proximity to […]