Innovators: Safety/Evacuation

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VIRTUAL MARINE TECHNOLOGY ANNOUNCES INSTALLATION OF ITS FIRST LIFEBOAT SIMULATOR SYSTEM IN NORWAY

by Barry Snow on May 10, 2015

Virtual Marine Technology is pleased to announce it has installed its first lifeboat simulator system in Norway.   Read more.

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THE FLUID DYNAMICS OF BUSINESS

by wade on February 6, 2015

MOST PEOPLE LOOK AT A WAVE AND SEE WATER CRASHING IN ON ITSELF, BUT NOT Randy Billard. For him each wave is a marvel of mathematical possibilities. He is stoked by how wave energy is transferred and the tremendous forces it can exert. And he’s proud of his ability to use mathematics, physics, and computational software to visualize and model the wave interaction with small vessels and produce training simulation programs for vessels at sea.   Read more.

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TESTING LIFESAVING GEAR FOR HARSH ENVIRONMENTS

by wade on June 28, 2013

The life or death of mariners hinges on the performance of lifeboats, immersion suits and other equipment relied upon in maritime emergencies. These high stakes have motivated António Simões Ré to dedicate his career to evaluating their performance in extreme conditions and making recommendations for safety improvements.

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