An archaeological mission under the auspices of UNESCO recently concluded its 14-day exploration of the Mediterranean Sea, particularly the Skerki Bank off Tunisia and the Sicilian Channel in Italy. In that exploration, international scientists from eight member states have modeled a number of shipwrecks and improved the ..
The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) is a modestly sized but very active force. Ottawa is keen for Canada’s Armed Forces to be involved in international operations, so the RCN regularly deploys warships in support of NATO and other multinational commitments, including anti-terrorism and anti-piracy operations. Very recently, the ..
The Swedish Royal Navy and Swedish defence technology company Saab have begun testing of a vessel that has been converted to incorporate autonomous functions. Enforcer III was originally built by local shipyard Dockstavarvet as a CB90-class fast interceptor craft. The vessel is now being operated as a testbed for ..
The Ukraine war rumbles on, with Russian seafarers and oilfield workers now in danger of being drafted into president Putin’s meat-grinder of death and mayhem in Donbas, the oil price tumbled below US$85 per barrel on Friday, and the new UK prime minister seems determined in following policies inspired by the Peronists in ..
As is often the case with Baird Maritime‘s monthly detailed coverage of the offshore industry, the selection of reviewed vessels includes those serving a wide variety of roles essential to that industry, from extraction to installation, supply, and maintenance. These newly delivered vessels are now in operation across ..
Baird Maritime once again trains the spotlight on the world of unmanned vessels in both commercial and security applications. Included in this week’s lineup of reviewed vessels are two unmanned naval vehicles for Turkey and the UK, a high-speed survey vessel for a German operator, and two large autonomous Ro-Ro ships ..
As is often the case with Baird Maritime‘s monthly detailed coverage of the offshore industry, the selection of reviewed vessels includes those serving a wide varie ..
The Norwegian Safety Investigation Authority (NSIA) has published its findings on a fatal man overboard accident that occurred on a cargo vessel earlier this year. On Mar ..
Singapore shipbuilder Lita Ocean has delivered a new supply crewboat to Sora Marine Services, an offshore support provider based in Doha, Qatar. Designed by Jenjosh Marin ..