AUV MANUFACTURING IN THE USA: MARKET RESEARCH REPORT

by wade on June 2, 2013

May 23, 2013: The Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) Manufacturing industry has generated robust growth over the past five years. From 2008 to 2013, industry revenue has posted double-digit gains, growing at an average annual rate of 13.8% to an estimated $156.9 million in revenue.
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KRAKEN DELIVERS SYNTHETIC APERTURE SONAR TO DSTO AUSTRALIA

by wade on June 2, 2013

ST. JOHN’S, Nl, MAY 30, 2013: Kraken Sonar Systems Inc. announced today that the sea acceptance testing of its AquaPix® Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Sonar (InSAS) with Australia’s Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) was a success.  The AquaPix® system was integrated and tested onboard DSTO’s REMUS 600 Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV).

DSTO is a national leader in safeguarding Australia by delivering valued scientific advice and innovative technology solutions for the country's defence and national security.
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ATLANTIC OCEAN CLUSTERS MEET IN ÅLESUND NORWAY

by wade on June 2, 2013

The North Atlantic Ocean Cluster Alliance (NOACA) gathered in Ålesund, Norway in mid April to discuss mutual projects and cooperation. The alliance consists of clusters and organizations from Norway, Iceland, Greenland, the Faroe Islands, Denmark and Newfoundland Canada. Read more.

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NEW ATLANTIC OCEAN RESEARCH ALLIANCE TO INVOLVE EU, CANADA AND US

by wade on June 2, 2013


The Marine Institute in Galway was today the setting for the signing of an agreement between the EU, the US and Canada to pave the way for collaborative scientific and observational research into the Atlantic Ocean.

The agreement, called the Galway Statement on Atlantic Ocean Cooperation, was signed at the Marine Institute on the second day of a conference on the Atlantic as a shared resource.

The new alliance will see the EU, the US and Canada team up for ocean observation and research.
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CALL FOR PAPERS: OCEAN MONITORING, DATA MANAGEMENT, AND DECISION MAKING

by wade on May 22, 2013

The Journal of Ocean Technology (JOT) production team invites the submission of technical papers that describe cutting edge research related to ocean monitoring, data management, and decision making for its September 2013 issue. Papers should present the results of new (i.e., not previously published) research in ocean technology, science or engineering, and be no more than 7,500 words in length. All papers are subject to a rigorous peer-review process and must be submitted no later than June 14, 2013. All peer-reviewed papers in the JOT are open access. Read more.