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  • Fifth San Antonio Class Ship to be Named New York At a ceremony held on September 7, 2002, aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum in New York Harbor, Secretary of the Navy Gordon England announced his decision to name the fifth ship of the San Antonio class of Amphibious Transport Dock ships, "New York," to honor the state, the city and the victims of Sept. 11. The Secretary will be joined by New York Gov. George Pataki and many other leaders from the city and state of New York.

    In doing so, Secretary England noted that longstanding relationship between the U.S. Navy and people of New York. "USS New York will project American power to the far corners of the earth and support the cause of freedom well into the 21st century," England said. "From the war for independence through the war on terrorism, which we wage today, the courage and heroism of the people of New York have been an inspiration.

    Today, thousands of New Yorkers serve with America's Navy and Marine Corps at home and abroad protecting America's interest and promoting peace, security and stability around the world.

    These dedicated young Americans are the strength of our military and our nation. USS New York will play an important role in our Navy's future and will be a fitting tribute to the people of The Empire State," England said.

    Both Gov. Pataki and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg thanked the U.S. Navy for honoring all New Yorkers by naming this ship.

    Governor Pataki noted, "USS New York will ensure that all New Yorkers and the world will never forget the evil attacks of September 11th, and the courage and compassion New Yorkers showed in response to terror." Four previous ships have been named New York. The first, a gondola (1776), was scuttled after suffering heavy damage during the defeat at the Battle of Valcour Island on Oct. 11, 1776.

    Though a tactical defeat, the fierce resistance of the outnumbered Americans postponed a British invasion from Canada.

    The second, a frigate (1800-1814), served to protect American commerce and project American naval power, particularly along the Barbary Coast of North Africa. The third USS New York, an armored cruiser (1893-1938), served as flagship of the North Atlantic Squadron during the Spanish- American War and, later, flagship of the Asiatic Fleet before being renamed Saratoga in 1911.

    The fourth, a battleship (1914-1946), served in the North Sea blockade of Germany during WW I and provided shore bombardment during the invasions of North Africa, Iwo Jima, and Okinawa during WW II. One submarine was named New York City and served from 1979-1997.

    The 684-ft. (208.4-m) amphibious transport dock ship will be built by Northrop Grumman Ship Systems in New Orleans and carry a Navy crew of 363 and 699 Marines.

    The ship will be used to transport and land Marines, their equipment and supplies by embarked air cushions or conventional landing craft or amphibious vehicles, augmented by helicopters or vertical take off and landing aircraft in amphibious assault, special operations, or expeditionary warfare missions.

  • Seventeen stevedoring and marine terminal companies were honored in New York City for safety efforts over the past two years that helped reduce the frequency of accidents among some 11,000 waterfront workers in the bistate Port of New York and New Jersey. They were cited at a special awards luncheon

  • The New York Metropolitan Section of The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers has announced its program of technical meetings for the 1977/ 1978 season. The schedule is as follows: September 29, 1977 — Paper: "Farrell Lines '85' Class Container Ships," by Thomas Sartor Jr., Farrell

  • for 1977: Committee on Applications — chairman, Dr. William R. Porter, vice president and academic dean, SUNY Maritime College, Fort Schuyler, New York, N.Y. Committee on Awards — chairman, Alvin E. Cox, assistant to the president, J.J. Henry Co., Inc., New York, N.Y. Annual Banquet Committee

  • Thomas E. Moran, chairman and president of Moran Towing and Transportation Company of New York City, has announced the retirement of Lloyd R. Graham as vice president of marketing and sales, and the election of Robert M. Loftus to that position. Mr. Loftus, a 1953 graduate of the State University of

  • Ship repair activity in New York is reviving and this has led to the formation of the New York and New Jersey Dry Dock Association, an organization that represents eight drydock operators and has some 50 associated members who are subcontractors or marine equipment suppliers. According to Michael

  • SeaStreak America, Inc., a whollyowned subsidiary of Sea Containers Limited, added another catamaran ferry to its service in the New York market with the May 3, 2001 launch of the 140- ft. (42.6 m) commuter and leisure vessel M/V SeaStreak New York. The 400-passenger vessel will provide service

  • the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS), was elected a vice president of ABS at the annual meeting of the Society's board of managers, held in New York, N.Y., on March 15. Mr. Sheehan, formerly associated with the law firm of Kirlin, Campbell, and Keating of New York, holds a BSBA degree in finance

  • New York came into sharp focus on Monday, when Mr. McAllister was named Honorary Chairman of Maritime Day of the World Trade Week Committee of the New York/New Jersey port area. Wednesday saw him as the guest speaker at the annual meeting of the Seamen's Church Institute. Later the same day, as president

  • and supply organizations, world trade and government agencies in the port region, has been published by The Maritime Association of the Port of New York. The 168-page annual, which in this Bicentennial year is dedicated to the events that shaped the historic role of the port in the development

  • Moran Kurz Shipping Agencies, Inc., based in the World Trade Center in New York City, will be formed by Moran Shipping Agencies, Inc. of New England, and the Kurz interests of Philadelphia, Pa. The Kurz interests are owners of Kurz New York Agency, Inc., and Keystone Shipping Company. Moran Kurz

  • a quarter century." In addition to the position of secretary-treasurer, Mr. Cleary has served as AWO's East Coast representative in the Association's New York City office. Senator Moynihan, featured speaker at the AWO board meeting, prefaced his remarks with a tribute to Mr. Cleary. Senator Moynihan

  • MT Jul-19#3rd Cover  M-series “mini” 
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  • MT Jul-19#73  of its MEMS devices to create a new 
range of high-performance)
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    , Silicon Sensing Systems has leveraged the practical navigation and sta- bilization systems based on inherent capability of its MEMS devices to create a new range of high-performance gyros and inertial systems. Spe- the newly emerging gyro- scope technology, delivering cifc new products now on offer include

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    ? ed engineering spe- could offer, through the likes of Jacques Cousteau, was starting to be cialists in video technology, lighting design applied in a new industry, North Sea oil and gas exploration. The pos- and mechanical design reliability. Its 28,000 sibilities of new industries such as deepsea mining

  • MT Jul-19#71  available from Rutter are two new capa-
of being launched)
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    using radar-based current analysis and tion. The full-motion bed replicates the sensation and force wind sensors. Also available from Rutter are two new capa- of being launched off an oil platform or off a cargo vessel, bilities for all of the company’s systems, Coastline Masks and subsequent movements

  • MT Jul-19#69  ROV support; and an operations 
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    deployment; IMCA class 2 ROV support; and an operations New subsea survey and installation tech PanGeo Subsea’s SBI SeaKite ROTV (remotely operated team comprised of ? ve or six PanGeo Subsea technical oper- towed vehicle) enables low-cost subsea survey operations atives, an ROV support team and a

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    tion across sectors to connect local and international com- Applied research and new marine tech The Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial Univer- panies in the ocean industry, its ? ve main areas of operation sity of Newfoundland, (the Marine Institute) in St John’s, being marine transportation

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    Council of Canada’s Ocean, Coastal established as world leaders in ocean technologies. Canada’s and River Engineering Center located in St. John’s, New- Innovation Superclusters Initiative is an industry-led con- foundland offers specialized consulting and applied research sortium uniting businesses

  • MT Jul-19#65  sur- Sea Machines opened a new Technology Center in Boston)
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    safety, ef? ciency tonomy during Search-and-Rescue Missions. Separately, and performance of ships, workboats and commercial sur- Sea Machines opened a new Technology Center in Boston. face vessels. In another important development, Sea Machines estab- Sea Machines’ SM series of products includes the SM200

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developed new technology and recently)
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    turret and oceanographic ing, 10m x 1m in-house test tank, im- applications. This year Moog Focal has age calibration, and nearby port facili- developed new technology and recently ties for ? eld testing to ensure the highest launched products in a number of new quality products. SubC’s latest product

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and hybrids)
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    testing of 64 circuits at voltages up to 2100 VDC lennium series include high and low voltage, coax, ? ber-optic, and 1200 VAC. In 2019, BIRNS developed new custom titani- and hybrids of electro-coax, electro-optical and electro-opto- um cable assemblies for an extreme cold, extreme depth rated mechanical

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    and communicate BaseLine (LBL) and inertial navigation system (INS) tech- data, when and where they want in the ocean space. nology is also bringing new capabilities and far easier ways The company is at the forefront of the drive towards safe, of working to subsea survey and construction staff. Its

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    in Lindorm, Inc. is a private Florida cor- January 2009, and has been carried out poration that in 2006 took over the ac- coincide with the offering of new prod- ucts, new capabilities have been added more than 500 3D projects since then. tivities of Erlingsson Sub-Aquatic Sur- During the last 12 months

  • MT Jul-19#58  custom optical con?  gurations.
new products added to the product)
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    modularity also makes it relatively easy for us to dition to continued product development in the existing line, provide custom optical con? gurations. new products added to the product line include solutions for July/August 2019 58 MTR MTR #6 (50-65).indd 58 8/8/2019 1:14:02 P

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    quite different vehicles, from 80 metric tons to above 300 metric tons, or from 20m-long, 4m-wide and 3m-high Thyssenkrup Marine SurfWEC LLC SurfWEC is a new name in wave-generated power, but the technology behind the system has been in development for more than a decade, a patented “surf-making” Wave Ener- gy

  • MT Jul-19#56  products, RTsys developed a new micro-
connectors offer)
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    need maxi- it recorders and buoys, sonar systems or AUVs. mum weight and space savings. The high density in-line Amongst other products, RTsys developed a new micro- connectors offer a cost-effective solution for multichan- AUV which is less than 1 meter long called NemoSens. nel ? ber optic management,

  • MT Jul-19#55  of USVs from 1m to 50m in 
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    related patents hatching more than inductive sensors to form the foundation sued by, DNV GL, according to Xie 25 models of USVs from 1m to 50m in of a new full ocean depth precision con- Jun, chief builder of the vessel. The ductivity sensor. This new sensor can be length basing on a 100+ person engi- 5

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    Marine Technology Partners Mark Schrope, Director No. of Employees: 3 www.schmidtmarine.org Schmidt Marine Technology Partners (SMTP) is a relatively new program of the Schmidt Family Foundation estab- Schmidt Ocean Institute lished in 2015. SMTP helps to grow early stage marine technologies that can

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    design and engineer- robotic arm represents a game changer ing capabilities to develop custom solu- for scientists, militaries and the oil and tions. Its new Oceanbotics division has gas industry. developed a cutting edge ROV System: The last 12 months have seen signi? - the most agile and maneuverable

  • MT Jul-19#52  a FOG IMU, the 
Horizon. This new IMU brings the Nav-
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    has continued its de- velopment in the marine Industry by completing our product line dedicated to Hydrographers with a FOG IMU, the Horizon. This new IMU brings the Nav- Unmanned Survey Solutions Blueprint Lab July/August 2019 52 MTR MTR #6 (50-65).indd 52 7/31/2019 11:55:14 A

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underwater vehicle)
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