Tag / Environment
Press releases • Nov 13, 2019 12:30 GMT
Fresh scrutiny of long-term test panels shows that Coppercoat outperformed conventional antifouls by leaching only 4.3% of its coating over five years, compared with rivals’ average of 90-100%
Press releases • Jul 05, 2019 09:40 BST
Kongsberg Maritime has successfully adapted a propeller concept used in naval applications and is now offering the same operational and environmental benefits to commercial shipping customers.
Press releases • Apr 09, 2019 13:04 BST
Kongsberg Maritime will unveil the world’s most complete Ocean Ecosystem assessment tool at Ocean Business in Southampton today (stand N1). The company behind the game-changing Simrad EK80 scientific echo sounder has developed an innovative, holistic new platform which provides cost-effective data collection for improved understanding of the oceans and the effects of global warming...
Press releases • Mar 09, 2018 13:00 GMT
Running from March 13-15 at the ExCel in London, the Interspill London 2018 conference and exhibition represents an important networking opportunity for oil spill industry professionals, academics and government officials
Interspill 2018: Prominent members of the UN, EU and oil spill response bodies set to speak at 2018 Interspill Conference & Exhibition in London
Press releases • Mar 01, 2018 13:50 GMT
Running between March 13-15 at the ExCeL in London, the Interspill London 2018 conference and exhibition affords oil spill industry professionals, academics and government officials the opportunity to network and exchange views and initiatives concerning potential solutions for future oil spills, focusing upon Spill Prevention, Preparedness, Response and Restoration.
Press releases • Jan 29, 2018 11:00 GMT
Now in its 20th year, and following a highly successful and well-received 2015 event in Amsterdam, this year’s industry-leading Interspill oil spill conference and exhibition is due to be held at the ExCeL in London, running between March 13-15.
Rock Seven: Gill Instruments and Rock Seven Join Forces to Deliver Meteorological Data from Anywhere on the Planet
Press releases • Oct 12, 2017 11:38 BST
Gill Instruments’ extensive portfolio of meteorological instruments are now fully compatible with the innovative RockFLEET tracking and M2M/IoT system, from UK-based Iridium satcom specialist, Rock Seven. RockFLEET introduces new satcom Machine-to-Machine (M2M) data capabilities that complement the existing GSM/GPRS already used by Gill customers, effectively extending coverage...
Kongsberg Maritime: New Electric Ferry Project Expands KONGSBERG’s Autonomous Vessel Newbuild Project Portfolio
Press releases • Sep 05, 2017 14:30 BST
KONGSBERG has signed a Research & Innovation (R&I) contract with technology acceleration organisation PILOT-E for the development of zero emission, full-electric, autonomous ferry concepts. The overall vision for the PILOT-E Autonomous Ferry concept is to develop a state-of-the-art ferry as an integrated, zero emission aspect of a total national transportation plan.
Kongsberg Maritime: University of Gothenburg Selects HUGIN AUV to Expand Autonomy in Marine Research
Press releases • Jun 20, 2017 12:11 BST
The University Of Gothenburg has chosen Kongsberg Maritime’s state-of-the-art HUGIN Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) to expand Sweden’s capabilities in the field of marine research using unmanned platforms. The HUGIN, which will be funded by grants from the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation and managed by a project team with representatives...
Rock Seven: Climate research leads on deployment of ‘small satcom’ for secure data from remote and inhospitable locations
Press releases • Nov 17, 2016 12:25 GMT
With the growing need to secure new data from remote and inhospitable areas of scientific interest balanced against commercial challenges and tough competition for academic budgets as a background, the UK’s Rock Seven is reporting an upsurge in its Iridium satellite communication products being used for environmental science applications in both the Arctic and Antarctic.