Latest Water transport Stories

2010-10-20 12:12:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Barge recently delivered another petroleum barge to Harley Marine Services. The Barge Anne Elizabeth was christened on October 4, 2010 by her namesake, Anne Elizabeth Hall. Barge Anne Elizabeth measures 241' x 64' 6", with a depth of 23' 6".

2010-10-04 19:47:02

Researchers at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) have designed a real application for maritime surveillance that is able to integrate and unify the information from different types of sensors and data in context through artificial intelligence and data fusion techniques.

2010-09-30 07:58:00

LONDON, September 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - The Best and Brightest in the Maritime Shipping Industry Were in Attendance to Witness the 2010 Lloyd's List Awards Honouring Excellence in Shipping and to Witness Captain Alwin Landry Pick Up Shipmaster of the Year Award for his Life-Saving Action During the Deepwater Horizon Tragedy The Deepwater Horizon catastrophe resulted in a stream of footage of environmental damage and justified concerns about when the oil flow would be stopped.

2010-09-21 08:49:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Brownie's Marine Group, Inc.

2010-08-26 10:50:00

Nearing the end of its third month of continuous operation, the International Space Station’s ship-tracking experiment has experienced a marked increase in data quality.

2010-07-12 13:05:00

Norway launched a spacecraft on Monday with the intention to help monitor shipping in its territorial waters.

2010-03-10 09:46:00

SAN DIEGO, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- APS Technology Group, Inc., a leading provider of optical character recognition (OCR) and automation technology solutions for marine and intermodal terminals, today announced its expansion into Europe. Yilport Container Terminal and Port Operators Inc.

2009-12-16 15:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, ON, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - exactEarth Ltd., the data services subsidiary of COM DEV International Ltd.

2009-08-05 06:06:00

MUMBAI, India, August 5 /PRNewswire/ -- India's containerized transportation is poised for significant growth spearheaded by rising international trade, and increasing investments in ports infrastructure by the government and through public-private partnerships (PPPs).

2009-07-06 04:00:00

LONDON, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Delays in cargo screening significantly extend the time of goods at port. This process could be shortened with foolproof and rapid screening and detection systems.

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