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U.S. Rep Sam Farr (D-California) Founder and Co-Chairman of the House Oceans Caucus to retire

Democratic U.S. Rep. Sam Farr of California will retire at the end of his term in 2017, ending a career in Congress spanning nearly a quarter-century. Read more

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

OCEANS'16 MTS/IEEE Shanghai - Call for Abstracts Deadline Extended

OCEANS'16 MTS/IEEE Shanghai abstract deadline has been extended to December 7, 2015. Submissions related to OCEANS'16 Shanghai local topics and MTS/IEEE OES core topics will be considered. Visit the conference website to veiw core topics and submit your abstract. Website

MTS DC Section Event - Thursday, December 10, 2015

The DC Section MTS Annual Holiday Party is scheduled for Thursday 10 Dec - 7:00-9:00 PM in the George Washington Room of the Army Navy Club on Farragut Square. Read more and register here!

Nominations for ROV Awards are Now Open

The ROV Committee Awards program is designed to recognize individuals and origanizations who have made considerable contributions to industry and remotely operated vehicle technology.  The deadline to nominiate is December 1, 2015. Read more.

Blue Futures: Educating the Next Generation - ONLINE NOW!

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

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.

The Marine Technology Society Capitol Hill Briefing: State of Ocean Technology 2015 Sponsored by the House Ocean Caucus

Watch the briefing here .

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Upcoming Conferences

Underwater Intervention Conference
February 23-25, 2016
New Orleans, LA

OTC Asia
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
March 22-25, 2016

April 10-13, 2016
Shanghai, China

11th ONR/MTS Buoy Workshop 2016
Woods Hole, MA
April 18-21, 2016


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