Maritime Propulsion News

Group plans utility cable under Lake Champlain

A MAP SHOWS the proposed route of the New England Clean Power Link, a 150-mile electricity transmission line of which approximately 98 miles would be laid in Lake Champlain.

Russia crews searching for survivors of deadly shipwreck

Updated: Thursday, April 2 2015 8:39 AM EDT2015-04-02 12:39:18 GMT Russian crews are searching for survivors of a deadly shipwreck Thursday.54 sailors are confirmed dead…

a guide to the weeks submarine and terrestrial developments

The South-East Asia-United States (SEA-US) consortium has announced that construction work on the submarine cable system, which aims to directly connect Indonesia and the United States, has started.
The Ann Harvey

Coast guard ship Ann Harvey docked near Burgeo after striking bottom - Newfoundland & Labrador

The Canadian Coast Guard vessel Ann Harvey is now safely docked 15 miles west of Burgeo, after running aground on Wednesday while doing routine work on buoys off Newfoundland's…

Port Ambrose opponents dominate Council hearing

The Port Ambrose liquefied natural gas project may be in regulatory limbo, but opponents continued to make their case Wednesday during a City Council hearing…

TSNII SET to supply electric propulsion systems for two tugs laid down at OJSC Yaroslavsky shipyard

TSNII SET (KSRC affiliate) will supply electric propulsion systems for two tugs laid down at OJSC “Yaroslavsky shipyard” for Navy, the company said in its press…

The Navy Is Working on a Flying Submarine Drone, and Its Scary

A-A+You know how flying is a lot more affordable energy-spending wise since air is approximately 1,000 times less dense than water. It means the power required to…

Silentdynamics Enters Rim Thruster Market

Rim-driven thruster technology has emerged in recent years, demonstrating its potential for compact and silent maneuvering propulsion.Early development for this technology performed in Rostock…

Dozens Die as Russian Trawler Sinks

A Russian freezer trawler with an international crew of 132 sank Thursday morning in the freezing Sea of Okhotsk off of the Kamchatka Peninsula and at least 50 crew members died…

Coast Guard vessel crippled after hitting a rock near Burgeo - Local

Capt. Jim Chmiel, Superintendent of the Coast Guard Regional Operations Centre in St. Johns, said that the Ann Harvey is a light icebreaker with a fairly thick steel hull…
Map showing the Kamchatka peninsula in Russia

Russian trawler sinks off Kamchatka with 54 dead

A Russian trawler has sunk off the Kamchatka peninsula, with 54 sailors so far confirmed dead.Sixty-three people have been rescued, many suffering from hypothermia…

At least 43 dead, two dozen missing after Russian trawler sinks

Stalled replica pirate ship towed to port after crew rescued

BOSTON (AP) A disabled Canadian replica pirate ship whose nine crewmembers were rescued by the Coast Guard has been towed to a southern Maine shipyard.Coast Guard…

WATCH: Massive cargo ship runs aground in Delaware River near Burlington City

BURLINGTON CITY — A large cargo ship ran ground in the Delaware River off Burlington City, the police department said Wednesday afternoon.The ship ran aground near…

'Futuristic' vessel calls in to Falmouth docks (From Falmouth Packet)

Polarcus Adira, one of the most technologically advanced vessels of her type in the world was expected to make a brief call at the docks on Wednesday. The Norwegian…

Pakistan in talks with China 'for eight submarines'

The Pakistani government has approved the purchase of eight new submarines from China, senior Pakistan Navy officers told the National Assembly's defence committee…

Coast guard vessel Ann Harvey hits sea bottom; 4 crew evacuated - Newfoundland & Labrador

Two non-essential crew members and two cadets are being evacuated from the stranded Canadian Coast Guard vessel Ann Harvey, which struck bottom near Burgeo Wednesday with crew members onboard.

Lumberton native serves on board USS Ronald Reagan

Lumberton native Mattheus Taylor is serving on board the USS Ronald Reagan.(Photo: Submitted photo)SAN DIEGO A 2012 Lumberton High School graduate and Lumberton…

Coast guard vessel Ann Harvey hits sea bottom; crew members safe - Newfoundland & Labrador

Two ships and three helicopters were heading off the coast of southern Newfoundland Wednesday afternoon to reach the stranded Canadian Coast Guard vessel Ann Harvey…

Turkey, Romania aim to increase trade volume up to $10bn Anadolu Agency

BUCHAREST, Romania Turkey and Romania have agreed to increase mutual trade volume up to $10 billion in the near future, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday.