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DNV: Alternative Fuels for Containerships

SAFETY4SEA 03 Oct 2022
Handling of methanol compared to other fuel types Safe and efficient bunkering Ship design and certification process implications Ship fuel technology ... The design must consider the location of openings into living quarters, service spaces, and control stations ... bunkering ships.

A massive supertanker uses 9.8 percent less fuel and saves 2,900 tons of C02 emissions each trip, thanks to its sails

Interesting Engineering 03 Oct 2022
Florida-based Norwegian designer Kurt Strand's 525-foot (160-meter) superyacht concept called "Florida", Ireland's B9 Shipping's plan of a 100 percent sail-powered cargo dating back to 2012, and Wallenius offshoot Oceanbird's first retractable rigid sail-powered ship which may launch in 2026, are all yet to make a mark.

CMA CGM launches early container return incentive to offset carbon footprint

SAFETY4SEA 03 Oct 2022
CMA CGM announced the launch of TEUs to Trees, an early container return incentive program designed to increase climate change mitigation in the US while assisting in the overall effort to improve both the fluidity and velocity of the supply chain ... Solutions designed to accelerate the energy transition of shipping and logistics.

Tall ship on goodwill tour stops in Gloucester

Eagle-Tribune 03 Oct 2022
The couple and their crew are on board the 78-foot schooner Huron Jewel, designed and built by the captain and more than 50 volunteers ... They hope to meet but because of their schedules, she said they have literally “been two ships passing in the night.” ... The tall ship departed Michigan on Aug.

Image sensor shifter uses shape memory alloy

Eweekly 03 Oct 2022
“The wires generate a high force which means a wide range of interconnect materials and designs can be used, from flexible printed circuits to metal flexures or trace suspension assemblies,” said CML, which claims that its four-wire designs have shipped in >45 million handsets ... See an animate graphic on this product page. .

Washington Battery Maker Faces Accusations It Gave U.S.-Owned Tech to China

The Centralia Chronicle 03 Oct 2022
They were designed to last for decades without degrading, unlike your laptop or phone, and wouldn’t catch fire ... The more-compact battery design was a way to break into new markets that didn’t have space for shipping containers, like the skyscrapers of New York.

NTNU Trials World's First Urban Autonomous Passenger Ferry

The Maritime Executive 03 Oct 2022
... with s a new, improved design ... Advanced technology and design ... The design experiences have also been important ... To study the interaction between humans and autonomous vessels, the team uses the Gemini 3D simulator platform, which is designed to test the safety of autonomous ships.

Monday will see US’s most sophisticated aircraft carrier deployed to the Atlantic

Interesting Engineering 02 Oct 2022
Approximately 9,000 personnel from nine different countries, including 20 ships and 60 aircraft, will be involved in the deployment ... ship in the world ... Thanks to advancements in ship design over her forebears, the military carrier can also operate with about 400 fewer crew members.

Imagination Library looks to top record year with Bar-B-Q kettle ornament

Messenger-Inquirer 02 Oct 2022
“We get a lot of calls from people out of town who want the ornament shipped to where they live,” she said ... Second, and more importantly, Bowers said the ornament sales help support the Imagination Library’s mission — shipping books to children ... Bowers said the Daviess County affiliate ships about 4,000 books a month.
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A gas pressure gauge rises at a storage and transit point on the main gas pipeline from Russia in the village of Boyarka near the capital Kiev, Ukraine, Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2009.

Were Nord Stream explosions really a military accident?

Asiatimes 02 Oct 2022
According to news sources citing Danish officials, each explosion was equivalent to 500 kilograms of TNT, the size of very large anti-shipping mines ... Not all the munitions and chemical weapons, including nerve gas, remained where they were dumped and some of them were dropped short of their designated areas.

Damaged Nord Stream 1 Pipeline Stabilized, Gas Leak Halted

Radio Free Europe 02 Oct 2022
Three leaks -- two in the Danish zone and one in the Swedish zone -- were discovered last week in the two major Russian underwater pipelines designed to ship natural gas to Germany, while Sweden on September 29 said its coast guard had found a fourth leak. The incidents come amid rising tensions between Europe and Russia over the war in Ukraine ... ....

EU Leaders to Discuss Infrastructure Following Incidents on Russian Pipelines

Voa News 02 Oct 2022
“We are determined to secure our critical infrastructure ... Three leaks — two in the Danish zone and one in the Swedish zone — were discovered last week in the two major Russian underwater pipelines designed to ship natural gas to Germany, while Sweden on Thursday said its coast guard had found a fourth leak ... .

2020 Sailor of the Year, Stevensville's David Hickman continues service to Navy

The Star Democrat 02 Oct 2022
Navy aircraft carriers are designed for a 50-year service life. When the air wing is embarked, the ship carries more than 70 attack fighter jets, helicopters and other aircraft, all of which take off from and land aboard the carrier at sea ... “These ships touch every part of our ...

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Giant Bomb 02 Oct 2022
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Allies aim for risky Russian oil price cap as winter nears

Journal Review 02 Oct 2022
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S ... The idea sounded simple enough ... 5 deadline to marshal participants is fast approaching ... 5 deadline for setting the price for discounted oil comes just before a year-end wider European embargo on seaborne Russian crude oil and a complete ban on shipping insurance designed to prevent Russian oil from reaching non-European buyers.

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