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Sail Training To Be Available Aboard Tall Ships

Sail Training To Be Available Aboard Tall Ships

People in Bermuda can enjoy sail training opportunities on many of the international tall ships that will be visiting the island next summer for a Tall Ships Festival, with no prior sailing experience necessary. The 7,000 nautical mile race circumnavigating the North Atlantic Ocean and visiting six countries will start in Royal Greenwich, UK in April... Read more of this article

Sailing Vessel Arrives Safely In St. Maarten

Sailing Vessel Arrives Safely In St. Maarten

The Canadian vessel Exception has arrived safely in St. Maarten after not reporting its position for several days, which lead the U.S. Coast Guard to land in Bermuda yesterday [Dec 6] as part off their search mission for the boat, which departed Bermuda on November 27. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “The sailing vessel... Read more of this article

‘The Secret Lives Of Humpback Whales’ Lecture

‘The Secret Lives Of Humpback Whales’ Lecture

This coming Thursday, Andrew Stevenson will reveal some of his aerial footage in the making of the upcoming sequel to his ‘Where the Whales Sing’.The event promotion said, “Andrew Stevenson will reveal some of his aerial footage in the making of the upcoming sequel to his award-winning film ‘Where the Whales Sing’. “His... Read more of this article

U.S. Coast Guard Conducting Search For Sailor

U.S. Coast Guard Conducting Search For Sailor

[Updated] The U.S. Coast Guard touched down in Bermuda this afternoon [Dec 6], with the aircraft taking part in a search mission for a Canadian-flagged boat which departed Bermuda on November 27th heading to Puerto Rico.The Duty Officer at the Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre said, “The U.S. Coast Guard are currently searching for the 34ft... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting December 3

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting December 3

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday December 3rd.On Monday the Oleander container ship and the Nautical Hilary bulk carrier will arrive, on Tuesday the Somers Isles container ship is scheduled to arrive, and on Thursday the Bermuda Islander container ship... Read more of this article

Support For Ocean Tech Continues To Grow

Support For Ocean Tech Continues To Grow

Support for Ocean Tech’s first mission in Bermuda continues to grow, with Bermuda International Shipping Ltd. [BISL] joining with PwC, The Atlantic Conservation Partnership and Henrik Schroder from iTDNA as a sponsor of the Ocean Tech project. Ocean Tech is a groundbreaking scientific research project that’s using unique autonomous underwater vehicles... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 26

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 26

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday November 19th.On Saturday the Glovis Conductor vehicles carrier ship is expected, on Monday the Oleander container ship and the Seven Seas Explorer cruise ship will arrive. On Thursday the Bermuda Islander container ship... Read more of this article

BUEI To Screen ‘Nekton’s Unexplored Bermuda’

BUEI To Screen ‘Nekton’s Unexplored Bermuda’

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] and Nekton will present “Nekton’s Unexplored Bermuda” on November 28 at 7.30pm. The event poster says, “Join us at BUEI Talks for a journey beneath the waves and into Bermuda’s unknown, unseen and largely unexplored subsea world. Oliver Steeds, Nekton’s Mission Director, will reveal... Read more of this article

BIOS Hydrostation S Receives Funding Support

BIOS Hydrostation S Receives Funding Support

Hydrostation S — the world’s longest-running hydrographic time-series with a location offshore Bermuda — has received a commitment for another five years of support from the National Science Foundation [NSF]. The funding includes $900,000 for research and $3.1 million to support 120 days of research at sea on board the BIOS-operated research... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 19

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 19

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday November 19th.On Monday the Oleander container ship and the UBC Maracaibo general cargo ship will arrive, and on Thursday the CS Responder cable ship and the Bermuda Islander container ship are scheduled to arrive. The weekly... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 12

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 12

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday November 12th.On Saturday the Histeria Gemma bulk carrier is expected, on Monday the Oleander container ship will arrive, and on Tuesday the Somers Isles container ship is scheduled to arrive. On Wednesday the Oriana... Read more of this article

Nov 18: Cardboard Boat Challenge To Be Held

Nov 18: Cardboard Boat Challenge To Be Held

[Updated] The Institute of Bermuda Architects [IBA] and the Bermuda Association of Professional Engineers [BAPE] are once again hosting the Cardboard Boat Challenge and inviting the public to attend. This year’s event will be held on Thursday, November 17. Students in years 9 to 12 have been invited to take part in the event which will be held at... Read more of this article

PwC To Sponsor Scientific Ocean Research

PwC To Sponsor Scientific Ocean Research

Professional services firm PwC Bermuda became the first corporate sponsor and a mission partner of a groundbreaking scientific research project aimed at revealing the deepest secrets of marine life in the Atlantic Ocean. The project hopes to provide new data that could justify the establishment of marine protected areas and other conservation measures... Read more of this article