During the announcement of the formation of the AUKUS trilateral security partnership between Australia, the UK and the USA, it was mentioned that one of the first projects will be the UK and USA helping Australia to acquire nuclear powered attack submarines. Although not yet announced, at the time of writing, this is ..
Australian companies One2Three Naval Architects and PFG Group will cooperate on the design and construction of three new high-speed littoral manoeuvre craft (LMC) for the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF). The vessels will each have an HDPE hull, a length of 12.5 metres, and a bow mount for a crew-served machine ..
The east Coromandel scallop fishery of North Island, New Zealand, will close for a period of two years following a request from the Ngati Hei Trust. The closure covers scallop fishing in an area extending along the east Coromandel coastline from Anarake Point to Ruahiwihiwi Point, where Ngati Hei exercise mana moana, and ..
Western Australia’s Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) is working with the local north-west communities to stamp out illegal fishing in the Ningaloo Marine Park. The locals between Red Bluff and North West Cape have reported that public complaints about suspicious fishing activity and ..
The surprising triumph of 18-year-old British tennis player Emma Raducanu in the US Open tournament last weekend shows that newcomers can overcome the odds and succeed. Ms Raducanu arrived at Flushing Meadows virtually unknown at the start of the tournament, having dropped out of Wimbledon in the round of 16, but she became ..
Emergency services vessels and their equipment remain one of the most interesting and rapidly developing sectors of the wider workboat market. I always look forward to our ESV features. They invariably present numerous new, imaginative and interesting developments. This week is no different. The variety in terms of size, ..
Emergency services vessels and their equipment remain one of the most interesting and rapidly developing sectors of the wider workboat market. I always look forward to ou ..
The US Navy, through the Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC), has awarded a US$500 million indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) architecture-e ..
South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) has been awarded newbuilding contracts for a total of four LNG carriers. All four ships are schedule ..