US unveils roadmap to accelerate offshore wind industry

The National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium, the first US-funded public-private partnership focused on advancing research and development to accelerate the offshore wind industry in the country, announced the release of its first Research and Development Roadmap to advance offshore wind technology, and combat climate change.

Established in response to industry-led feedback, the Roadmap establishes a long-term vision for innovative offshore wind technology development in the...

https://safety4sea.com/us-unveils-roadmap-to-accelerate-offshore-wind-industry/

Argentinean submarine located one year after it vanished with 44 crew

The seabed exploration company Ocean Infinity announced that it has located the missing Argentine Navy submarine ‘ARA San Juan’, exactly one year after it disappeared in the Atlantic ocean, along with its 44 crew.

The submarine’s last known position was received on 15 November 2017 off Argentina’s coast, while on its journey from Ushuaia in the country’s south to Mar del Plata. The Argentine navy said in the following days that an explosion was detected near the area that the submarine went...

https://safety4sea.com/argentine-navy-submarine-located-one-year-after-it-vanished-with-44-crew/