Hawaii Section

Hawaii Section


Liz Corbin
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Library of Technical Presentations

Soft Rail Launch and Recovery System

Ron Seiple, Creative Technology Applications, presented on CTA’s current project, the Soft Rail Launch and Recovery System. 

Information and videos clips of Soft Rail

Harbor Wing Technologies

Mark Ott, Harbor Wing Technologies, presented an overview of the company and its products. 

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Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary

Bill Friedl, Sanctuary Advisory Council, gave an overview of the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary. 

Full Presentation

Ocean Observatories

Bruce Howe, UH-SOEST, Department of  Ocean and Resources Engineering, presented on ocean observatories. 

Full Presentation

Applied Marine Solutions & Weatherguy.com

Rick Shema, Applied Marine Solutions and weatherguy.com, presented an overview of these companies.

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Project Nature Imparts Understanding (NIU)

Evan Rapoport, Archinoetics, gave an overview of Project NIU (Nature Imparts Understanding) that connects students to the ocean. To contact Rapoport, use the form at http://www.projectniu.org/home/contact.

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Hawaii Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion

Joe Van Ryzin, Makai Ocean Engineering, discussed Hawaii Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) activity with a focus on a Oahu 100 MW OTEC plant.

Full Presentation

International Marine Minerals Society

Philomene Verlaan, International Marine Minerals Society, gave an overview of the environmental code for marine mining. 

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Ocean Gliders for Acoustic Monitoring of Marine Mammals

Pat Cross, Oasis, discussed the use of ocean gliders for acoustic monitoring of marine mammals.

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