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European Commission Approves Polish Aid to Shipbuilding SMEs

The European Commission has approved under EU State aid rules Polish support to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the shipbuilding sector. This measure will encourage new investment and benefit regional development in Poland.Separately, the commission opened an in-depth investigation into a Polish tax scheme for shipyards.

Maritime patrol aircraft seen as key in Asia, but buyers elusive | Reuters

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - When Boeing's P-8A Poseidon first arrived at the Singapore Airshow two years ago, it caused a stir. Defence buyers around the region were intrigued by the new aircraft, which was touted as reliable, capable and absolutely necessary in a region abundant with naval tension, both above and below the water. In 2018, the need has grown.

CNU forum explores maritime and coastal security

Huntington Ingalls Industries has a variety of tools for ensuring that classified information does not stray beyond the turnstiles of its downtown Newport News shipyard. But technology is only part of the solution.Detecting insider threats also depends on workers keeping their eyes and ears open, said Derek Jenkins, HIIs…

Principles of Naval Architecture Series: Vibration (30) – satPRnews

The new manufacturing and construction report has been published today. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of manufacturing and construction industries.During the 20 years that have elapsed since publication of the previous edition of this book, there have been remarkable advances in the art, science, and practice of the design and construction of ships and other floating structures.

Israeli Police to Recommend Corruption Indictment of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Carlos Ballesteros,Israeli Police to Recommend Corruption Indictment of Prime Minister Benjamin NetanyahuMoreUpdated | Israeli police will recommend indicting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on corruption charges, the premier confirmed on Wednesday.Netanyahu said he remained confident that he wont be prosecuted despite the coming recommendation from the head of police…

NTSB releases final El Faro report

Better hurricane alerts for mariners, mandatory personal locator beacons and modern, enclosed lifeboats on all U.S.-inspected oceangoing vessels are just a few of the detailed recommendations from the National Transportation Safety Board’s final report on the El Faro disaster.The definitive, 282-page account of the Oct.

How To Pack A Space Telescope : NPR

As complicated as it as to launch and operate a telescope in space, it's almost as complex to move a space telescope around here on Earth.For the past 9 months or so, NASA has been testing the James Webb Space Telescope in a giant cryogenic chamber at Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. The $8.8 billion Webb telescope…

Maritime patrol aircraft seen as key in Asia, but buyers elusive | Article [AMP] | Reuters

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - When Boeing's P-8A Poseidon first arrived at the Singapore Airshow two years ago, it caused a stir. Defence buyers around the region were intrigued by the new aircraft, which was touted as reliable, capable and absolutely necessary in a region abundant with naval tension, both above and below the water. In 2018, the need has grown.

How to tackle London's 10 best museums from 'secret' exhibits to dodging the crowds

Planning a trip to one of London's museum heavyweights? Already hyperventilating at the thought of having to contend with selfie-snapping tourists and rambunctious school groups? Look no further than Telegraph Travel's guide to how to visit London's best museums like a pro. Here you'll find the lowdown on the best 'secret'…

10 Pitchfork Staffers on Their Favorite Snow Day Albums

10 Pitchfork Staffers on Their Favorite Snow Day AlbumsMoreSnow day: one of the greatest phrases in all of childhood. As an adult, theres no playing hooky over the weather (though you can probably weasel a work-from-home day), so its worth a reminder that, with the right soundtrack on the stereo, watching from a window as snow falls can be pretty magical.

Hong Kong outlaws ivory trade but remains a hub for endangered species like pangolin, rhino horn, ee

Hong Kong recently passed a law to outlaw ivory trading in the city in four years time. That’s good news for elephants.Other animals, however, still aren’t faring well in the city, which remains a busy and lucrative trading hub for all sorts of endangered flora and fauna. Most of these products are bound for China, with…

Egypt warns Turkey over eastern Mediterranean economic interests | Article [AMP] | Reuters

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Moratorium on shooting ranges | News

It was a packed house at the Jefferson County Superior Courtroom on the evening of Feb. 5 as members of the public testified in support of or opposition to the commissioners Dec. 18 passage of a one-year moratorium on modifying existing or establishing new commercial shooting facilities.During their morning meeting that day…

National Academy of Engineering Elects 83 members and 16 foreign members

WASHINGTON -- The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) has elected 83 new members and 16 foreign members, announced NAE President C. D. (Dan) Mote, Jr., today. This brings the total U.S. membership to 2,293 and the number of foreign members to 262.Election to the National Academy of Engineering is among the highest professional distinctions accorded to an engineer.

Where were you for the Blizzard of '78?

Islanders recall the storm of the century.Forty years ago, on the morning of Feb. 6, 1978, snowflakes began to fall, and didnt stop for two days. Boston reported a snowfall accumulation of 27 inches by most accounts here on the Vineyard we had a little less. But snowfall tells only a part of the story. Flooding and high winds tell the rest. The storm was known as the White Hurricane.

California officials pledge to reject offshore drilling

0California officials pledge to reject offshore drillingSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California commissions that oversee coastal lands and water pushed the Trump administration Wednesday to leave the state out of plans to expand offshore drilling, warning the state would block pipelines to get oil back to land.The agencies weighed in ahead of a public hearing Thursday in Sacramento…
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Ballast-Free LNG Bunkering Vessel Ordered

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) is scheduled to deliver the world’s first ballast free LNG bunkering vessel later this year. The 7,600m³ vessel was ordered by Germany-based Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement in late 2016 and is currently under construction to Lloyd's Register class at HMD’s Ulsan shipyard. The yard gave careful consideration to the special hull form with dead-rise.

TGI Fridays Brings the Heat With New Fire-Grilled Meats, Marks Milestone Toward Complete Menu Overha

Having upgraded more than half its menu in the last year, Fridays offers choice of premier entrees with launch of $14.99 Choose Two Meats Off The GrillDALLAS, Feb. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, Fridays' debut of its new Fire-Grilled Meats marks a milestone for the brand with more than half of its menu undergoing a complete overhaul…
 $2.60 EPS Expected for Cummins Inc. (CMI)

$2.60 EPS Expected for Cummins Inc. (CMI)

February 7, 2018 - By Winifred GarciaInvestors sentiment increased to 1.1 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.09, from 1.01 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 57 investors sold Cummins Inc. shares while 253 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 249 raised stakes. 132.23 million shares or 1.24% more from 130.61 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.Boston Prtn has invested 0.51% in Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI).

GDI Awards Matrix Service Inc., Engineering, Procurement, Fabrication and Construction Oversight for

TULSA, Okla., Feb. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Matrix Service Company (Nasdaq:MTRX) announced today that Grupo Desarrollo Infraestructura S.A. de C.V. (GDI) has awarded Matrix Service Inc., a subsidiary of Matrix Service Company, the engineering, procurement, fabrication and general tank construction oversight for 12…