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FOLLOW UNDERWATER E/V NAUTILUS MAPPING EXPEDITION LIVE
by wade on June 28, 2013
25/06/2013: From now until the end of November 2013, Exploration Vessel Nautilus will be exploring the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea. And You can be there through live streaming video 24/7. The rotating exploration corps aboard EV Nautilus will be mapping the geological, biological, archaeological and chemical aspects of these regions to depths of approximately 2,000 metres. Discoveries made during the expedition will be shared live on the web via telepresence technology, bringing the unexplored ocean directly to the screens of visitors to the mission's website. Read more.
ICE-STEEL IMPACT IN ARCTIC OPERATIONS
by wade on June 13, 2013
Increased interest in oil and gas exploration, and shipping in the arctic has highlighted the need to better understand impact forces between ice and steel structures, and to improve the tools that are used to design ships and offshore structures for year-round Arctic operations.
CFP FOR CANADA-ISRAEL ENERGY S&T FUND
by wade on May 3, 2013
The Canada-Israel Industrial R&D Foundation (CIIRDF) is pleased to announce the first Call for Proposals (CFP) for the Canada-Israel Energy S&T Fund (CIEST Fund).
The CIEST Fund invites Canadian and Israeli companies and academic researchers to cooperate on the research, development and commercialization of innovative energy technologies and processes.
by wade on March 11, 2013
Pro-dive Marine Services is steaming ahead in Eastern Canada. When I was in Newfoundland last October for the fifth Underwater Conference it seemed too good an opportunity to miss not to spend some time with one of the leading diving contractors based there, Pro-Dive Marine Services.