This online newsletter is produced and distributed free electronically by the organisers of the Ocean Business event www.oceanbusiness.com. In this issue you’ll find summaries and externbal links to stories from the international ocean technology sector including the following:

1. GENERAL OCEAN NEWS

a)     Sonardyne takes first drillship order for DP Inertial Navigation System

b)     Schilling Robotics expands support centre in Macaé, Brazil

c)     New seabed habitat mapping report and web pages for the southern Irish Sea

d)     Unique Maritime Group adds Kongsberg cNODE family of transponders to rental fleet

e)     CYCLE-PO4 Phosphate sensors to CEFAS

f)      EMU Limited announces biodiversity and coastal defence engineering research

g)     44 PMGS Transponders Ordered for Earthquake and Tsunami Research

h)     AGEOTEC ROV Perseo in action at the grounding site of Costa Concordia

i)      Bowtech products are finalists for the Global Export Award in the Subsea UK Business Awards 2012

j)      NEW Cygnus DIVE underwater thickness gauge

k)     Vitrovex glass goes deeper and features on National Geographic Wild channel

l)       Sonardyne premier their new automatic leak detection sonar (ALDS)

m)     Instrument concepts is launching icListen HF

2. EVENT, TRAINING & DEMONSTRATION NEWS

a) MTS Houston section luncheon, 23 Feb., 2012

b) International expert joins IMarEST ballast water conference line-up

3. WHO’S ON THE MOVE?

a)      Fugro Chance Inc. announces organisational changes

4. JOB POSTINGS

a)      Ocean Business Team seeks Senior Sales Executive

b)      MetOcean Scientists Required – Location: Trafalgar Wharf, Portchester, UK

c)      Associated British Ports – Hydrographic Surveyor Required

 

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