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IRS pushes forward their Port Based Mobile Ballast Water Treatment Facility or ‘BWTBoat’ to help cut cost



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Marina to be set up in Mumbai will be the biggest in India

Posted to Largest marina to come up in Mumbai by Joseph Fonseca on 10/30/2013 5:23:11 PM | with 0 comments


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Luxury boat “SS Jiugang” launch failure
On September 29th, a luxury leisure boat purported to cost over 17 million RMB sank stern first as soon as it entered the water near Lanzhou city in Gansu Province.

Posted to Eversafe Marine by song Tom on 10/12/2011 10:36:38 AM | with 0 comments


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A river and open-water barge design is still very much alive
The backers are dedicated and unwavering in their task

Posted to Martin Rushmere by Martin Rushmere on 8/31/2011 11:38:49 PM | with 0 comments


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Seek Boat Crew Workers

Posted to Crew Workers Wanted by Cindy Miller on 8/28/2011 12:37:31 AM | with 1 comments


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In a bold attempt to cut down exhaust emissions to zero, a new canal cruise boat Nemo H2 has joined the fleet operated by Rederij Lovers, Amsterdam. The canal boat is similar to conventionally powered boats with panoramic windows but is of course, silent and produces zero emissions. Main propulsion is provided by a single 75 kW Voith azimuth electric thruster in the stern, with an 11 kW electric bow thruster in the bow. Electric power is produced from twin 30 kW PEM fuel cells with a 70 kWh Li-phosphate battery. The fuel cells run on hydrogen stored in six cylinders at a pressure of 35 MPa with a total capacity of 24 kg of gas. Maximum speed is 8.6 kts and autonomy at a mean speed of seven kts is nine hours.

Posted to Marine Propulsion Report by Keith Henderson on 9/18/2010 5:41:58 AM | with 0 comments


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RiverNotes: On the Thomas E. Erickson
On July 6th I left the Theresa Wood at the locks in Guttenberg, Wisconsin and crossed the state of Illinois by car. At Pekin, Illinois I boarded the Thomas E. Erickson headed down the Illinois River.

Posted to MarineNews Notes by Raina Clark on 7/8/2010 12:19:44 PM | with 0 comments


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RIverNotes: Mom & Pop on the Mississippi
The Captain ordered groceries for the boat this morning and at about 1700 hours an aluminum skiff from S&S Boat Store out of Burlington Iowa, tied up alongside the Theresa Wood and delivered food.

Posted to MarineNews Notes by Raina Clark on 7/3/2010 8:27:28 PM | with 0 comments


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The Unsinkable houseboat –Safe Botel
Necessity, the mother of invention and a tragedy led to the creation of unsinkable houseboat for Kerala backwaters.

Posted to The Unsinkable houseboat –Safe Botel by Joseph Fonseca on 6/16/2010 6:01:20 AM | with 0 comments


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Every two years there is a High Speed Boat Operations conference (HSBO 2010) with the participants covering a wide area of expertise from manufacturers, naval architects, operators and the medical profession – all concerned with high speed vessels. Improvements to hull design and engine performance permits these craft to go at ever increasing speeds. There has been much recent research on the subject of injuries and shock mitigation concerned with the operation of high speed craft. Adopting the traditional standing can result in broken bones or spinal injuries. A better solution, assuming good visibility is the use of special seats with built in shock absorbers.

Posted to Marine Propulsion Report by Keith Henderson on 6/4/2010 9:49:04 AM | with 2 comments


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