Industry News

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Dec 2017

Arctic Report Card: Fewer Records Shattered in 2017

A NOAA-sponsored report shows that the warming trend transforming the Arctic persisted in 2017, resulting in the second warmest air temperatures, above average ocean temperatures, loss of sea ice and a range of human, ocean and ecosystem effects.

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Dec 2017

Canada's First Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship Assembled

The Royal Canadian Navy's first Arctic and offshore patrol ship, the future HMCS Harry DeWolf, is now assembled at Irving Shipbuilding's Halifax Shipyard.

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Dec 2017

Bordering Nations Agree to Protect Central Arctic Ocean

The U.S., Canada, Norway, Russia, Denmark, Iceland, Japan, South Korea, China and the European Union have signed a 16 year moratorium on commercial fishing in the Central Arctic Ocean.

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Nov 2017

Blog of student work on designing for the future ship bridges

The Oslo School of Architecture and Design has put together a blog of student work on designing for the future ship bridges.

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Oct 2017

Arctic Sea Ice May Be Declining Faster Than Expected -Study

Arctic sea ice may be thinning faster than predicted because salty snow on the surface of the ice skews the accuracy of satellite measurements, according to a new study from the University of Calgary.

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