• COLUMN | Update on the subsea survey war: Fugro fights on, Ocean Infinity buys MMT, Reach Subsea transforms? [Offshore Accounts]

    COLUMN | Update on the subsea survey war: Fugro fights on, Ocean Infinity buys MMT, Reach Subsea transforms? [Offshore Accounts]

  • FEATURE | Dutch-US partnership collaborates on unmanned nearshore surveys

    FEATURE | Dutch-US partnership collaborates on unmanned nearshore surveys

  • OPINION | How China is bending the rules in the South China Sea

    OPINION | How China is bending the rules in the South China Sea

  • FEATURE | AUVs play key role in new Antarctic food web research

    FEATURE | AUVs play key role in new Antarctic food web research

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Captain Ben Moore – Connecticut produce transporter opts for autonomous navigation technology on hybrid-powered cargo catamaran

    VESSEL REVIEW | Captain Ben Moore – Connecticut produce transporter opts for autonomous navigation technology on hybrid-powered cargo catamaran

  • COLUMN | Update on the subsea survey war: Fugro fights on, Ocean Infinity buys MMT, Reach Subsea transforms? [Offshore Accounts]
  • FEATURE | Dutch-US partnership collaborates on unmanned nearshore surveys
  • OPINION | How China is bending the rules in the South China Sea
  • FEATURE | AUVs play key role in new Antarctic food web research
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Captain Ben Moore – Connecticut produce transporter opts for autonomous navigation technology on hybrid-powered cargo catamaran
Scripps research vessel Roger Revelle sails again following mid-life refit

Scripps research vessel Roger Revelle sails again following mid-life refit

By Baird Maritime

Roger Revelle, a research vessel of Scripps Institution of Oceanography of UC San Diego, has completed undergoing an 18-month mid-life upgrade program expected to extend its service life by another few decades. The vessel has since sailed out to sea for the first time following the refit. It is currently conducting ..

Norwegian Cruise Line to resume sailings in July

Norwegian Cruise Line to resume sailings in July

By Baird Maritime

Norwegian Cruise Line is set to resume operational sailings in July 2021 after a suspension that has lasted over a year, the company confirmed on Tuesday, April 6. The itineraries to be served will be in Europe and the Caribbean and will utilise three vessels that will operate with reduced passenger capacities. Norwegian ..

Work Boat World Offshore Projects Roundup – April 9, 2021

Work Boat World Offshore Projects Roundup – April 9, 2021

By Baird Maritime

This week’s summary of completed and newly awarded offshore projects turns the focus on offshore wind, highlighting the pace of continuing development in this segment of the offshore market in Europe and the US East Coast. Interestingly, we see that European subsea survey specialists have also been hard at work as ..

SunStone Ships’ second Infinity-class vessel launched; keel laid for fifth

SunStone Ships’ second Infinity-class vessel launched; keel laid for fifth

By Baird Maritime

The second Infinity-class expedition cruise vessel ordered by US-based SunStone Ships has been launched into the water at the Haimen facilities of China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI). Named Sylvia Earle, the vessel will be chartered to Aurora Expeditions of Australia upon completion. SunStone said the launch of Sylvia ..

Keel laid for future US Navy destroyer Harvey C. Barnum, Jr.

Keel laid for future US Navy destroyer Harvey C. Barnum, Jr.

By Baird Maritime

The keel of the future US Navy destroyer Harvey C. Barnum, Jr. was ceremoniously laid at General Dynamics Bath Iron Works’ (BIW) shipyard, on Tuesday, April 6. The future Arleigh Burke-class destroyer honours Colonel Harvey C. Barnum, Jr., a US Marine Corps officer who was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions ..

Horizon Maritime OSV tapped to support Titanic survey expedition

Horizon Maritime OSV tapped to support Titanic survey expedition

By Baird Maritime

Everett, Washington-based OceanGate Expeditions has selected a multi-purpose offshore support vessel (OSV) operated by Canada’s Horizon Maritime to serve as the surface support vessel for an upcoming survey expedition to the wreckage of the sunken ocean liner Titanic. This expedition will be the first of an annual ..

Welcome to Hydrofoil Week!

Welcome to Hydrofoil Week!

Hydrofoils have always seemed to have so much potential to enhance vessel performance but, except in very limited and specialised areas, they have never made a big ..