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New Ocean Simulator Will Help Test Sea-bound Technology

November 23, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Simulation

Builders of everything from cruise ships and ports to oil rigs offshore wind turbines are tasked with the same question—will their work will be strong enough to stand up to the sea? A miniature indoor ocean at the University of Maine could make for a lot…

In 2012, U.S. Ocean and Great Lakes Economy Grew Much Faster than Overall GDP

September 9, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Planning

The U.S. ocean economy outpaced the domestic economy between 2011 and 2012, with an increase of $22 billion in gross domestic product, from $321 billion…

Eye4Software Releases Update to Hydromagic Hydrographic Survey Software

October 22, 2013 - in Corporate, Water

Today, Eye4Software B.V. is proud to announce, that the latest version of their Hydrographic Survey Package, Hydromagic version 5.2, has been released…

Rising Oceans Mean Planners Need to be Our First Responders

November 4, 2012 - in Emergency, Modeling, Planning, Projects

As Hurricane Sandy dissipates and recovery efforts begin, people are asking what role climate change plays in influencing such storms. Oceans have absorbed much more of the excess heat from global warming than land and scientists understand that when hurricanes…