• VESSEL REVIEW | Marine 11 – New response boat for Missouri’s Osage Beach Fire Protection District

    VESSEL REVIEW | Marine 11 – New response boat for Missouri’s Osage Beach Fire Protection District

  • VESSEL REVIEW | ArchieOne – Survey boat fitted with autonomous capability

    VESSEL REVIEW | ArchieOne – Survey boat fitted with autonomous capability

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Tobin – Mississippi River survey boat for US Army Corps of Engineers

    VESSEL REVIEW | Tobin – Mississippi River survey boat for US Army Corps of Engineers

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Explorer – Shipwreck exploration vessel for New Jersey charter boat operator

    VESSEL REVIEW | Explorer – Shipwreck exploration vessel for New Jersey charter boat operator

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Mariner & Ranger – US Navy launches new fleet of unmanned test vessels

    VESSEL REVIEW | Mariner & Ranger – US Navy launches new fleet of unmanned test vessels

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Marine 11 – New response boat for Missouri’s Osage Beach Fire Protection District
  • VESSEL REVIEW | ArchieOne – Survey boat fitted with autonomous capability
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Tobin – Mississippi River survey boat for US Army Corps of Engineers
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Explorer – Shipwreck exploration vessel for New Jersey charter boat operator
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Mariner & Ranger – US Navy launches new fleet of unmanned test vessels
One dead, four injured after rogue wave hits cruise ship off Argentina

One dead, four injured after rogue wave hits cruise ship off Argentina

By Baird Maritime

US and Argentine news outlets have reported that one passenger was killed and another four suffered non-life-threatening injuries after a cruise ship was struck by a large wave off the southern coast of Argentina on Tuesday, November 29. Reports stated that Viking Cruises’ Norwegian-flagged expedition ship Viking ..

VESSEL REVIEW | Marine 11 – New response boat for Missouri’s Osage Beach Fire Protection District

VESSEL REVIEW | Marine 11 – New response boat for Missouri’s Osage Beach Fire Protection District

By Baird Maritime

Lake Assault Boats of Superior, Wisconsin, recently handed over a new response boat to the Osage Beach Fire Protection District in central Missouri. A Lake Assault monohull design was selected after Osage Beach Deputy Fire Chief Steve Lucas and his team tested a similar fireboat that was in operation with the Western Taney ..

VESSEL REVIEW | ArchieOne – Survey boat fitted with autonomous capability

VESSEL REVIEW | ArchieOne – Survey boat fitted with autonomous capability

By Baird Maritime

Florida-based autonomous maritime technology provider Mythos AI has taken delivery of a hydrographic survey vessel built by Safe Boats International of Bremerton, Washington. The aluminium-hull, outboard-driven ArchieOne was built by Safe Boats under an exclusive license agreement with Stormer Marine of the Netherlands. A ..

VESSEL REVIEW | Tobin – Mississippi River survey boat for US Army Corps of Engineers

VESSEL REVIEW | Tobin – Mississippi River survey boat for US Army Corps of Engineers

By Baird Maritime

Alabama-based Silver Ships recently handed over a new aluminium-hulled hydrographic survey vessel to the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). The 49-foot (14.9-metre) Tobin was custom-designed to perform hydrographic mapping of the mouth of the Mississippi River. This vessel’s name honours Thomas G. Tobin, who worked for ..

VESSEL REVIEW | Explorer – Shipwreck exploration vessel for New Jersey charter boat operator

VESSEL REVIEW | Explorer – Shipwreck exploration vessel for New Jersey charter boat operator

By Baird Maritime

Research Vessel Explorer (RVE), a private marine research organisation based in Cape May, New Jersey, has taken delivery of a new aluminium research vessel built by Delaware Bay Shipbuilding in nearby Leesburg. Boat captain and RVE managing partner Rustin Cassway said Explorer will operate primarily as a shipwreck ..

BOOK REVIEW | The Ship’s Parrot

BOOK REVIEW | The Ship’s Parrot

By Neil Baird

Kent Stewart is an old favourite of Baird Maritime readers. His occasional columns on matters maritime have been popular for years. They distil his very extensive experience and great wisdom as a marine engineer of long standing. Most of the chapters/anecdotes in the book have been seen before on the Baird Maritime website ..

Focus on Maritime Security

Focus on Maritime Security

Our regular focus on the global maritime security sector once again includes reviews of some of the versatile vessels in this sector that are entering service across a br ..