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We promote awareness, understanding, advancement and application of marine technology. Let us show you how an MTS membership can support your work and connect you with other leaders in the field.


RDC, Fugro Team Up on New Vessel

The Research & Development Corporation (RDC) has invested $4.9 million in a multi-purpose survey, support and research and development vessel to be stationed in St. John’s.  Read more.

Funding Available For Environmental Technology Demonstrations

The Department of Defense (DoD), through the Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP), supports the demonstration of technologies that address priority DoD environmental requirements.  Read more.

Coastal Engineering and Sciences Certificate Program

The University of New Orleans (UNO) will be offering two new graduate level certificates through the Coastal Engineering And Sciences (CEAS) certificate program starting in Spring 2015. The two certificates are Graduate Coastal Engineering Certificate and Graduate Coastal Sciences Certificate.  Read more.

Subsea 7 to Reorganise

Seabed-to-surface engineering contractor, Subsea 7, has announced that, with effect from 1 January 2015, it will be changing the organisational structure of its business.  Read more.

Technip to Charter Farstad’s Newbuild Subsea Vessel

Farstad Shipping ASA has been awarded a 5 year framework agreement by Technip Norge AS for delivery of ROV support operations, light construction work, IMR and other subsea related activities.  Read more.

Connecting to nature with MacArtney GreenLink

GreenLink ‐ connectivity for marine renewables Spurred on by continuously increasing demand for dependable MacArtney connectivity solution from marine renewable energy industries and operators, MacArtney has chosen to unify a vast pool of its technical expertise, operational experience and industry leading connectivity solutions under the new and dedicated ‘GreenLink’ brand. Read more.

Society News


Registration is now open for the August 20, 2015 - Oceans In Action event. Click here for details on this event, a list of speakers, program agenda, and online registration. Hope to see at Oceans In Action!

NOAA's Past, Present, and Future: Applications of Marine Technology and Beyond - OUT NOW!

MTS Members, access your online version of the newly published edition of the MTS Journal!  Download now.

MTS Community Remembers Dr. Julius Rockwell

Long-time MTS member and industry leader Dr. Julius Rockwell passed away April 16th in Alaska. He was a founding member of MTS and recipient of the Compass Distinguished Achievement Award in 2010. He was also made a Fellow that same year. His insights andindustry contributions will be missed.

Call For Award Nominations

The deadline is fast approaching for the MTS awards, presented during the Society’s Annual Meeting luncheon held during the OCEANS Conference. The winning of these awards is a significant recognition of accomplishments, dedication and contributions to the marine industries. Members are encouraged to nominate a deserving colleague. Nomination forms.

Teledyne RDI-Sponsored Student Membership Program - APPLY TODAY!

The Teledyne RDI-Sponsored Student Membership Program is now receiving applications for new student memberships (must be current full-time college students).  Download Application.

MTS 50th Anniversary Book

50 Years of Excellence: Advances in Marine Technology traces the development of ourindustry from the Trieste through today. Featured are many pioneers of our industry, personal stories and reminiscences and photos of technology, events and people. Click here to buy.

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Upcoming Conferences

Oceans In Action
August 20, 2015
Biloxi, MS, USA

Dynamic Positioning Conference
October 13-14, 2015
Houston, TX, USA

OCEANS Washington DC MTS/IEEE Conference
Oct. 19-22, 2015
Washington, DC, USA

Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) - Brasil
Oct. 27-29, 2015
Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL

Subsea Leak Detection Symposium
November 17-18, 2015
Houston, TX, USA


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