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Sonardyne Navigation Chosen for Thai AUV Program

A new autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) being developed by a joint-research program between PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) and Kasetsart University (KU), Bangkok, Thailand will feature marine robotics navigation technology supplied by Sonardyne Asia Pte. Ltd, of Singapore. Read More.

KONGSBERG to Market Two New Underwater Glider Systems

Kongsberg Underwater Technology, Inc. announces that it successfully completed negotiations with CoMotion®, the University of Washington’s collaborative innovation hub, to obtain the sole rights to produce, market, and continue development of two new underwater glider systems. Read More.

Ocean Exploration: A Supply Demand Mismatch - Editorial by VADM Paul Gaffney USN (Ret)

Demand is up; supply is down. We are talking about Ocean Exploration; the simple characterization of a cube of ocean for the first time.  In recent months the President rocketed the size of the marine sanctuary that heads out northwest of the main Hawaiian Islands.  A few weeks later he designated a new marine sanctuary off New England.  Both will now demand some sort of comprehensive characterization; ocean exploration campaigns. Read More.

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MTS Announces Registration and Agenda for TechSurge on Marine Propulsion and Design

Registration is now open for the upcoming MTS TechSurge Marine Propulsion & Design: Inspiration From Nature. The 2 and a half day program includes 14 Technical presentations, a Plenary speaker and multiple panel sessions, plus exhibits, and multiple receptions and networking opportunites.  Registration for MTS members is discounted $100.  For more information on the event please visit here or to register please click here.

VIDEO: DC Section's Technology Innovation Breakfast

On Wednesday May 24, the Washington DC Section of MTS hosted the second of their 5 part Technology Innovation Breakfast Series.  The event "Mission Execution: The Future of USCG Technology and Innovation" was broadcast on Maritime TV and can be viewed here.

To view follow-up interview with MTS President Donna Kocak, click here.

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July 19-21, 2017
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August 16-17, 2017
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October 9-11, 2017
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