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USLHS Light Vessel 117

USLHS Light Vessel 117
As the Nantucket Lightship, run down and sunk by RMS Olympic on 15 May 1934 with the loss of seven crew

Battle of Puerto Plata

Battle of Puerto Plata
Possibly the first amphibious operation of the United States Navy

The 1929 Grand Banks earthquake

The 1929 Grand Banks earthquake
A little-remembered earthquake and tsunami in the North Atlantic

Gull v Tern

Gull v Tern
Sea birds with a difference

Christian Radich

Christian Radich
The Norwegian passenger/sail training vessel

Internal waves

Internal waves
A common but seldom noticed phenomenon

Retourship Batavia

Retourship Batavia
The gruesome but true story of shipwreck and murder

Ternate

Ternate
The spiciest of the Spice Islands

Ark Royal

Ark Royal
Flagship of the nascent Navy Royal

Lake Nicaragua shark

Lake Nicaragua shark
A wandering bull shark once common in a Central American lake

River sharks

River sharks
A small (and rare) shark found exclusively in tropical fresh and brackish water

Autonomous spaceport drone ship

Autonomous spaceport drone ship
The barge used by SpaceX for landing its first-stage rocket after launch

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Stena Blue Sky Bags Safety Achievement Award

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The award was recently given for the professional seamanship and conduct when Stena Blue Sky effected a rescue operation after spotting a fisherman and

Konecranes to Deliver RTGs to Slovenia

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The Port of Koper operator in Slovenia, Luka Koper d.d., has ordered five electric Konecranes RTG cranes. The cranes will be equipped with cable reels featuring an auto plug-in system.

CNOOC Orders Aker Solutions Umbilicals for Liuhua

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Aker Solutions won orders valued at more than NOK 350 million (USD 41.38mln) to deliver power umbilical systems to China National Offshore Oil Corporation's
 
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