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Discovery of Franklin Ship on Seabed

Erebus or TerrorThe wreck of one of the two expedition ships used by Sir John Franklin in a bid to find the North-West Passage in 1846 has been found during a Canadian expedition to the Victoria Strait.

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Perth Harbour Put Up For Sale

Perth HarbourPerth Harbour has been put up for sale by the Perth and Kinross Council to try and raise private-sector investment and position the harbour as a key logistics hub.

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New Family of Bi-Fuel Engines

Rolls Royce B3345Rolls-Royce has developed a new family of medium-speed engines for the marine market that will include versions powered by diesel and gas.

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Unmanned Ships Sailing the Oceans Within 20 Years

Autonomous Vessel InfrastructureIn 10 to 20 years time, there will be 200m long cargo vessels sailing the oceans without the need of a captain or crew, say researchers at the Norwegian Marine Technology Research Institute (MARINTEK).

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Work Set to Start on Nicaragua Grand Canal

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Nicaragua Canal MapNexth month, work is to start on a new canal in Nicaragua linking the Caribbean Sea with the Pacific Ocean.

The canal is due to be completed in 2019. The work on the Interoceanic Canal of Nicaragua, also known as the Nicaragua Grand Canal, will begin at the mouth of the Brito River in the Rivas department.

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The Value of South Wales Ports to the National Economy

Cardiff Container PortTogether, Associated British Ports’ five South Wales Ports - Swansea, Port Talbot, Cardiff, Barry and Newport - contribute £1.4bn to the UK economy a year and support 21,000 UK jobs.

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