Matthew Strengthens to a Major Hurricane

Hurricane Matthew has strengthened into a Category 4, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Friday adding that a Hurricane Watch has been issued for Jamaica. Matthew was located about 465 miles (750 kilometers) southeast of Kingston…, Matthew Strengthens to a Major Hurricane,

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6Sigma Named a HydroComp Representative

HydroComp, Inc. announced 6Sigma Naval Architects of Capetown, South Africa as its new representative. 6Sigma Naval Architects & Offshore Engineering Pty Ltd, Cape Town, South Africa was founded in 2012 based on the backing of exposure to the European market., 6Sigma Named a HydroComp Representative,

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Royal IHC Names Vergunst CFO

Royal IHC has appointed Arie Vergunst as Chief Financial Officer as of October 1, 2016. Vergunst succeeds Dave Vander Heyde, who became CEO on September 1, 2016.
 
Vergunst has worked at IHC since June 2007 in several financial positions, both at holding level as well as in the business., Royal IHC Names Vergunst CFO,

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SeeByte Tapped for UK Navy’s Unmanned Warrior Exercise

SeeByte, creator of smart software for unmanned maritime systems, said it will demonstrate software solutions for unmanned systems as part of the Royal Navy’s Unmanned Warrior exercise. The exercise will feature more than 50 vehicles, sensors…, SeeByte Tapped for UK Navy’s Unmanned Warrior Exercise,

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Why Should I Care About Thermal Insulation?

There are a million important things to worry about on any vessel, so why does high-performance thermal insulation deserve a place on the list? Answer: Because it has a very important role to play in keeping your vessel out on the water, being…, Why Should I Care About Thermal Insulation?,

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Subchapter M: Post Publication Highlights

An extra T in TSMS, nowhere left to hide from systems documentation, and an emphasis on continuous improvement. Back in January of this year, the United States Coast Guard (USCG) predicted Subchapter M would be released in spring 2016. I put my money on June 20…, Subchapter M: Post Publication Highlights,

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Interview: Aaron Smith Zeroes in on the Offshore Sector

As the Executive Director for the Offshore Supply Vessel Dynamic Positioning Authority (OSVDPA), Aaron Smith is charged with managing the day-to-day operation of the Authority. Along with the OSVDPA Board of Directors and Technical Advisory Council (TAC)…, Interview: Aaron Smith Zeroes in on the Offshore Sector,

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Vane Brothers’ New Tug Baltimore Enters Service

Vane Brothers said it has taken delivery of its newest tugboat, Baltimore, named for the city in which the marine transportation provider is headquartered. The Baltimore is the third of eight vessels in Vane’s Elizabeth Anne Class of 4,200-horsepower tugboats contracted through St., Vane Brothers’ New Tug Baltimore Enters Service,

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