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Justin Manley, U.S. ticularly instructive as it clearly demonstrates the leaps and bounds in this sector. Special

Elaine Maslin, Aberdeen thanks goes out to Elaine Maslin for her months-long effort to produce the main feature,

Tom Mulligan, Ireland

Claudio Paschoa, Brazil as well as thanks to Kevin Hardy, a regular contributor in our pages, for his personal and

William Stoichevski, Oslo thorough narrative, starting on page 10, covering the industry’s development from the start of his career in 1972.

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Starting the year with our ‘vehicles’ is most appropriate, as surface and subsea vehicles vasilets@marinelink.com of every shape and size remain central to the work being done in, on and under waterways

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