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JUN 2017

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Page 63 of 72 June 2017 / st 63 BIRNS Inc., Oxnard, California, has been selected to supply a range of custom penetrator assemblies for the DeepFlight Super Falcon 3S. The high- density, ABS-certified penetrators will be crafted from anodized aluminum and rated to 400 fsw. DeepFlight. ABS, Houston, Texas, has been award- ed a Third Party Organization contract to support compliance with the U.S. Coast Guard Subchapter M regula- tions. The Great Lakes Towing Co. DeepOcean 1 UK Ltd., Darlington, England, has been awarded a contract for the provision of post-lay trench- ing and backfilling works on 56 km of power cable offshore UAE. The works are planned to commence late 2017 with DeepOcean's self-loading tren- cher T1 mobilized from the U.K. after the completion of an extensive up- grade. Undisclosed. Høglund Marine Automation, Tolvs- rød, Norway, announced two new contracts to supply automation sys- tems for an LNG bunker vessel and two chemical tankers. Bernhard Schul- te, Sirius Shipping. Soil Machine Dynamics Ltd. (SMD), Newcastle upon Tyne, England, has signed a contract for the manufacture and delivery of a QTrencher 1600 to be supplied with an SMD-designed umbilical winch, along with jetting and mechanical cutting tools to tackle a wide range of seabed conditions. The QTrencher 1600 will be deployed for wind farm projects in 2018. Van Oord. TechnipFMC, Paris, France, has been awarded a contract for the engineer- ing, manufacture and delivery of the subsea equipment for the proposed Liza deepwater project, including 17 enhanced vertical deepwater trees and associated tooling, as well as five manifolds and associated controls and tie-in equipment. Exxon Mobil Corp. affiliate. Maersk, Copenhagen, Denmark, has joined forces to simplify and enhance visibility in supply chains by providing a seamless, end-to-end digital experi- ence for customers. Microsoft Azure is the cornerstone of the digital strategy, providing one common platform for the transport and logistics businesses. Microsoft Corp. Decision Sciences International Corp., Poway, California, has been awarded a contract to deploy its Multi-Mode Pas- sive Detection System Generation 3 (MMPDS Gen3) at the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority of Singapore, the world's largest trans-shipment hub. Singapore Ministry of Home Affairs. Teledyne Webb Research, North Fal- mouth, Massachusetts, has delivered a Slocum Glider for deployment in Lake Tahoe equipped with a Sea-Bird SBE pumped CTD, WET Labs FLBBCD sen- sor, an Aanderaa oxygen optode and a Sonotronics fish pinger. The University of California, Davis. ProSep, Houston, Texas, will supply one MAX+ mixer unit to be installed at a terminal in southern Louisiana. It will extract methanol from crude to meet refinery requirements of below 50 ppm. Undisclosed. MBT GmbH, Kiel, Germany, has re- ceived an order for 2,000 LPBH5M and 2,000 LPIL5F SubConn connec- tors, as well as 2,000 LPA straps, for deep-ocean research. Nautilus Marine Service GmbH. Ocean Infinity, Robert, Louisiana, has purchased two more AUVs. This will in- crease Ocean Infinity's fleet of HUGIN 6000 AUVs from six to eight vehicles. The AUVs will be used worldwide to collect high-resolution seabed data for clients. The fleet of AUVs will be op- erated simultaneously, with each AUV programmed with an independent mis- sion plan. Kongsberg Maritime. exactEarth Ltd., Cambridge, Canada, announced a two-year renewal agree- ment to provide vessel tracking data services to a major international com- mercial customer. Undisclosed. Kongsberg Maritime, Kongsberg, Nor- way, will deliver a technical solution based on its Integrated Vessel Con- cepts for the newbuild research vessel Atair II, to be built at the Fassmer yard in Berne. This will unite operational hydrographic and energy functions on board. Atair II is scheduled for delivery in 2020. Fassmer Werft. ST contracts You Can Access Sea Technology Anywhere Sea Technology magazine is available on iOS and Android devices. You are able to securely log in to read current and past issues using a pre-provided password. To make sure you receive our mobile-friendly issues, subscribe for free at: /ebookinfo.html.

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