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Ready To Launch Ocean Cleanup Sweeper

A 600-meter plastic-sweeper set to head to the Pacific Ocean to clean up the notorious floating Great Garbage Patch is finally ready for launch. The gigantic ‘pac man’ system consists of a 600-meter-long floating tube that sits at the surface of the water, with a tapered 3-meter-deep skirt attached below …

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Buyer For Bavaria In Sight

Unnamed investor announces a quick restart in an interview with the regional newspaper A new owner for Bavaria Yachtbau looks to be in sight, with reports that a bidder’s binding offer is on the shipyard’s desk with specifics of the sale already having been negotiated. According to reports in the …

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Safety Concerns About LED Lighting

While LED lights are more efficient than traditional lighting, a Marine Safety Alert from the U.S. Coast Guard is putting their use on boats under scrutiny. The USCG has received reports from crews, ship owners, inspectors and other mariners regarding poor reception on VHF frequencies used for radiotelephone, digital selective calling (DSC) …

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Ancasta Highlights Ones To Watch At The 2018 Yacht Shows

Ancasta highlights Ones to Watch at the 2018 edition of TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show and Cannes Yachting Festival   With exciting world launches, world premieres and UK debuts from its new boat brands, Ancasta has picked out those boats that shouldn’t be missed at TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show (14th – …

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