More than 16 of the world's most renown manufacturers of navigational aids and communications equipment recently displayed their wares at the first such Conference and Exhibit ever to be held in downtown Manhattan, New York City. The three-day exhibit, and the all-day seminars on those subjects conducted by panelists expert in their fields, was held in the Seamen's Church Institute and was sponsored by the Maritime Association of the Port of New York.
The two principal speakers at luncheons during what is planned to be an annual event, were: Adm. Sidney Wallace, USCG, marine transportation advisor to Transportation Secretary Brock Adams, who spoke on the need for more stringent adherence by vessels of over 15,000 tons to federal rules and regulations governing their operations in American navigable waters.
Charles Fisher, chief, Rules and Legal Branch, FCC, who spoke of his department's work in revamping many of the rules and regulations now in effect and its progress on formulating many new ones in the field of communications to promote safety at sea.
The panels covered the following subjects: Omega Navigation; Satellite Navigation; Collision Avoidance: Loran C System; Shipping Fairways; Single Sideband Communications; RTCM (Radio Technical Commission for Marine Service) ; Marine Facsimile for Marine Services, and National Vessel T r a f f i c System.
Questions from the floor were answered by the panelists and resulting discussions served to expand coverage of every facet of communications and navigation at sea.
Exhibitors at the event were: Alden Electronic & Impulse Recording Co., Inc.; Automated Marine International, Inc.; Communications Associates Inc.; COMSAT General Corporation; Digital Marine Electronics Corp.; IBM General Systems Division; ITT Decca Marine Inc.; Iotron Corporation; Kelvin Hughes, Smiths Industries, Inc.; Konel Corporation; Magnavox; Navidyne Corporation ; Raytheon Company; RCA, Simrad Inc.; Smiths Industries, Inc.; Sperry Marine Systems; Tracor, Inc., and the United States Coast Guard.
principal addresses at luncheons by Adm. Sidney Wallace (USCG), Marine Transportation Advisor to Transportation S e c r e t a r y Brock Adams, and Charles Fisher, Chief, Rules and Legal Branch, Federal Communications Commission. Admiral Wallace spoke of the plans by his department to implement present
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James Fisher Marine Services’s (JFMS) multipurpose wind farm support vessel, Dart Fisher, has been formally named by the vessel’s Godmother Maria McCaffery MBE, CEO of RenewableUK at a dedication service held at Griffon Hoverwork, Southampton. The service marks the completion of significant investment
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James Fisher and Sons formed a new venture with Aberdeen based company KDM Marine – James Fisher Mass Flow Excavation – to jointly offer its subsea excavation capability and resources to the offshore industry in a single entity. JFMFE combines the specialist subsea excavation, de-burial and trenching
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The New England Section of The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers met in Newton, Mass., on December 5, 1979. The speaker was Dr. Kenneth W. Fisher, who presented a paper on "Liability Avoidance in Ship Design and Construction." Dr. Fisher is the author of several papers on shipbuilding
Richard E. Fisher has been appointed vice president, marine services, for SeaTec International Ltd. by president William T. Jebb Jr. Mr. Fisher's primary responsibilities will be business development and client contact for SeaTec's Services Division out of the company's Houston facility. His prior
the process control manufacturer, Colin I.W. Baxter has been elected president and chief of operations, and Mr. Baxter and executive vice president Charles A. McKay, director of technology, have been elected to the board of directors. Both Messrs. Baxter and McKay will report to Mr. Pitt, who retains the
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Vane’s President, the mother of President C. Duff Hughes and Basile-designed Patapsco Class tugboats, 15 of which were the wife of former Vane Chairman Charles F. Hughes Jr. produced between 2004 and 2009. Measuring 100 feet For its part, Vane is effusive in its endorsement of SJSB long and 34 feet wide
Gulf Coast, Center Manager of the Wando facility. In 2002 he was vessels of opportunity has to be a big part of your made PCM of the Main Yard in North Charleston and business mix, yes? promoted to Executive Vice President in 2003. On Octo- Location is one of our strengths, but as I said before, our ber
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July/August 2019 Contents Volume 62 • Number 6 MTR100 THE MTR100 2019 Company PageCompany Page ABB ...................................................................................51 Marine Institute of MUN ................................................67 Abbott, Mark, WHOI ..............................
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, John J. O’Malley 1905 - 1980 because in one breath you can discuss inland workboat operations, in the next breath Charles P. O’Malley 1928 - 2000 the birth of The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection luxury cruise ship line; polar oppo- Gregory R. Trauthwein John E. O’Malley
hangar bay of the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command (MSC) dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Charles Drew (T-AKE 10). The non-combatant, civilian-crewed MSC ship is part of the supply lines to Navy ships at sea, and strategically provide fuel, food
INSIGHTS investor and Chairman Charles Good. After a few years of development, interest was sparked from the US Government and UK Ministry of Defence (MoD). The MoD’s Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL) was so im- pressed by the concept, it agreed to provide Cox Powertrain with “invaluable
is true for any of the contain- 9 Port Arthur 52,920,43250,534,141 10 New Orleans $ 53,371$ 50,171 ers carried on any of the other alliances. 10 Lake Charles 44,050,52037,874,562 11 Oakland $ 49,203$ 47,790 The same is also true with the Port of 11 Baltimore 42,993,12238,213,697 12 Corpus Christi $ 29
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