Latest News for: Survey ship


Naval Chief urges all maritime stakeholders to promote awareness on hydrography's significance

Urdu Point 20 Jun 2021
One of the PNHD's main achievements is completion of coastal surveys and charting of complete coast of Pakistan ... In 2019, a new survey ship 'PNS BEHR MASAH' with latest research equipment was inducted in PN, which has significantly enhanced the national surveying capability.

What the Starfield Concept Art Tells Us About the Game's Galaxy

Game Rant 18 Jun 2021
It's clear the game will be angling for a hard sci-fi take on the traditional Bethesda RPG experience, but the in-game footage leaked and revealed so far has focused on barren landscapes and ship interiors ... This piece showing a player facing out into a large space port does just that, and likely has connections to the game's ship customization.

Heritage review after 'glaring omission' in council spending

RNZ 18 Jun 2021
Council would also put about $11,150 from reserves towards protecting the Edwin Fox, one of the oldest ships in the world, provided the trust gave it a second builder's quote. This would be used to put lights and infrared sensors on board the ship, brighten space between the Picton Museum and Edwin Fox building, and run a survey on the ship's dock ... .

Invasive species are hitching rides with plastic floating in ocean litter

Taipei Times 18 Jun 2021
Tracking technology might also help, such as the Integrated Marine Debris Observing System, a proposed — although not yet implemented — system that would combine satellite imagery, trawl surveys, observations from ships and data submitted to various organizations to keep track of marine litter.

New COVID-19 outbreaks in China threaten to delay shipments at America’s largest port

Yahoo Daily News 17 Jun 2021
“Some of the liner shipping companies are omitting those South China ports ... That has contributed to massive shipping delays in major Chinese ports ... In a recent survey of NRF member companies, more than 95% of retailers said they had been affected by port and shipping delays.

KPMG Agribusiness Agenda's grim view of primary industry in wake of Covid-19

RNZ 16 Jun 2021
The accountancy firm's annual agenda this year saw 172 industry leaders surveyed ... There was an underlining theme of low morale and fatigue among those surveyed, caused by labour shortages and shipping delays, he said.

Royal Caribbean Postpones Sailings On ‘Odyssey Of The Seas’ After Crew Members Test Positive For COVID

CBS Sports 16 Jun 2021
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami-based Royal Caribbean has postponed the first four trips of its new cruise ship after eight crew members tested positive for COVID-19 ... WalletHub Survey Ranks Florida Second Most 'Fun State'; Miami Nightlife.

Competition heats up in the melting Arctic, and the US isn’t prepared to counter Russia ...

Penn Live 16 Jun 2021
With the sea ice now thinner and disappearing sooner in the spring, several countries have had their eyes on the Arctic, both for access to valuable natural resources, including the fossil fuels whose use is now driving global warming, and as a shorter route for commercial ships ... The route cut the shipping time by nearly half. Arctic shipping routes.

Manufacturers face orders pressure

Taipei Times 15 Jun 2021
... months, a survey said ... Orders and profit margin at local manufacturers are under pressure as a COVID-19 outbreak is helping to push raw material prices and shipping rates to unbearable levels, a Chinese National Federation of Industries (全國工業總會) survey released yesterday showed.

The Curse of Oak Island: Machinery has arrived, but what work is currently being done ...

m&c 15 Jun 2021
A treasure ship buried in the swamp ... ship buried in the swamp. Ever since a scientific survey revealed a ship-shaped object at the bottom of the swamp, the guys have theorized that at one time, a vessel was unloaded of its treasure and then deliberately sunk to hide the evidence.

Retailers Ask for Meeting with President to Discuss Port Congestion

The Maritime Executive 15 Jun 2021
The retailers’ trade association documented the depth of the problems in the shipping industry are causing for the retailing industry by citing the results of a recent survey of its members ... Other speakers addressing the committee included the World Shipping Council, the ...

Carpio: World must reject China’s coast guard law

Manila Standard Today 15 Jun 2021
However, under its new law, China’s Coast Guard can now fire at Philippine ships that conduct surveys in the Reed Bank or Philippine vessels that fish within this Philippine EEZ.

Biden pressured to fix US port congestion issues

Splash24/7 15 Jun 2021
The NRF revealed yesterday a recent survey of member companies found that 97% of retailers indicated they have been impacted by port and shipping delays ... The Home Depot shipping news has been created headlines across industry media ... just one ship, meaning monthly sailings at best.

A year later, Plymouth 400 ready to remember town’s anniversary

The Patriot Ledger 14 Jun 2021
The park will be constructed following the completion of the archaeological survey. Residents and visitors can also view the Mayflower autonomous ship when it visits Plymouth ... “The ship uses artificial intelligence and solar power to navigate the Atlantic Ocean,” Pecoraro said.