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Vikrant, India’s first indigenous aircraft carrier proceeds for maiden sea trial

Business Line 04 Aug 2021
Significant capabilities have been developed by CSL in areas of ship design, construction and network integration ... The shipyard carried out the detailed engineering of the ship using advanced software which enabled the designer to get a complete 3D view of the compartments of the ship.

NSB Designs LNG-Fueled Boxship Maximizing Reefer Capacity

The Maritime Executive 04 Aug 2021
The group, which currently manages more than 50 ships representing over three million dwt with a total capacity of over 200,000 TEU, focused its design expertise on a smaller boxship seeking to incorporate the advantages of LNG propulsion to a smaller vessel ... The design also ...

India starts trial of indigenous aircraft carrier amid China's bid to expand presence in Indian ...

Deccan Herald 04 Aug 2021
Its basic design was developed indigenously by the Directorate of Naval Design of the Indian Navy and the entire detailed engineering, construction and system integration was undertaken by the Cochin Shipyard Limited, a public sector undertaking under the Ministry of Shipping.

INS Vikrant leaves port for maiden sea trials. Watch video

Live Mint 04 Aug 2021
Largest & most complex warship ever to be designed & built in India ... The ship has been designed with a very high degree of automation for machinery operation, ship navigation and survivability, the ministry said ... The ship can accommodate an assortment of fixed wing and rotary aircraft.

Aircraft carrier Vikrant sets sail for sea trials

Hindustan Times 04 Aug 2021
“The ship has been designed with a very high degree of automation for machinery operation, navigation and survivability, Vikrant has a top speed of around 28 knots and a cruising speed of 18 knots with an endurance of about 7,500 nautical miles,” said navy spokesperson Commander Vivek Madhwal.

State received 2 proposals in bid for removal of the Falls of Clyde from Honolulu Harbor

Yahoo Daily News 04 Aug 2021
Bruce McEwan, president of The Friends, objected to the description of the ship as "derelict, " saying the group had never abandoned or given up its ownership rights, and that its designation as a National Historic Monument warrants a public hearing before any decisions are made.

China launches advanced warship for Pakistan Navy

The Wire Network 04 Aug 2021
An additional contract for two more ships was signed in June 2018 ... The designation, Type-054-AP, suggests the ships are derived from the Type-054 class of frigates, nearly 30 of which have entered service in the People’s Liberation Army Navy of China in recent years.

PM Modi congratulates Indian Navy on Vikrant's maiden sea trial

Hindustan Times 04 Aug 2021
Earlier today, the ministry of defence said in a statement that the warship has been designed with a “very high degree of automation for machinery operation, ship navigation and survivability.” “This is a major milestone activity and historical event.

NASA Interns Design A 'Space Washing Machine' for Astronauts

Interesting Engineering 04 Aug 2021
Since there's no washing machine to clean them up (that is, up until now) in space, when clothes get dirty, they're sent away in ships that burn up in the atmosphere. What a waste, right? A cosmic washing machine design challenge. The summer interns participating in NASA Glenn Research Center's third intern design challenge agree.

Royal Caribbean bets on vaccines for safe voyages as Delta variant weighs

The Times of India 04 Aug 2021
Shares fell about 2.4% after the company, which operates the biggest cruise ships in the world, reported a bigger quarterly loss than expected ... "It's impossible to eliminate cases on board a ship totally. But the steps that we are taking are designed to prevent the isolated cases from becoming an outbreak and it seems to be working." ... .

Why designing an Olympic logo is so difficult

Beijing News 04 Aug 2021
With the next Games in Paris in 2024, it's worth looking at the first city to design its own Olympic logo . The 1924 Paris Games was represented by a simple line-drawn ship on a shield background with the words on top hard to read ... De Coubertin's design first appeared on the 1920 "Antwerp flag".

Ask SAM: What's going on with the Robbins Road project?

Winston-Salem Journal 04 Aug 2021
Q. I live off of Robbins Road that is between Kernersville Road and High Point Road ... R.M. Answer ... “The Robbins Road culvert replacement is currently in the design phase ... “Once design is complete and these permits are acquired the project will be bid for construction.”. Q ... S.C ... Its designer says a fleet of these ships could clean a third of our oceans ... Q ... 5?.

Testing our pandemic luck

The Times & Democrat 04 Aug 2021
EUGENE ROBINSON ... But one thing is clear. It is completely unnecessary ... If you don't believe me, listen to Republican Gov ... Ron DeSantis -- though he has switched course and now encourages Floridians to get vaccinated -- continues to pursue a court battle against CDC regulations designed to keep cruise ships from becoming COVID-19 petri dishes ... ....

Carnival Cruise Line's First LNG-Fueled Ship Departs on Maiden Voyage

The Maritime Executive 03 Aug 2021
The vessel is the Carnival Cruise Line brand's first LNG-fueled ship, and it shares basic design elements with seven other Carnival Corporation LNG vessels, including AIDAnova and Costa Smeralda. Another of these sister ships, Carnival Celebration, will be homeported out of PortMiami after its delivery next year.