Technology Zone

  • US Coast Guard Cyber Strategy

    Identifies three strategic priorities. U.S. Coast Guard Releases Cyber Strategy The commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, Admiral Paul F. Zukunft, released the service’s cyber strategy on Tuesday. The strategy […]

  • Plenty of phish in the sea

    Shipping industry again warned of cyber threat. Plenty of phish in the sea Advancement in broadband technologies and the move towards ‘Big Data’ will leave the maritime industry vulnerable to […]

  • Northrop to unveil UAV for NATO

    New system will add maritime radar. Northrop to unveil unmanned system for NATO By KATHERINE CONNOR After three years of design and engineering work at its unmanned aerial systems hub in […]

  • Nigerian Navy partners with UAE firm

    Ships will be built locally. Navy partners UAE firm in local ship building As part of efforts to enhance the Nigerian Navy’s capability in ship building, a Memorandum of Understanding […]

  • Saab sees MPA growth in SE Asia

    Increase in sub activity prompts demand.  Saab sees subs driving MPA demand in Southeast Asia By: Greg Waldron Saab continues to see interest in Southeast Asia for maritime surveillance and patrol […]

  • Pirate activity exposes security needs

    Ports and ships need to boost security. Recent Piracy Activity Onboard Oil Tanker exposes need for greater Security Measures on Ships and at Ports The Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating […]

  • Changing the Anti-Ship Cruise Missile Paradigm

    Could America become outgunned? Essay: Changing the Anti-Ship Cruise Missile Paradigm By: Robert Crumplar During the Third Taiwan Strait Crisis (1995–96), United States naval dominance was demonstrated through the deployment of […]

  • Iran successfully tests military go-fast boat

    New boat can run at 110 knots, Iran claims. Iran successfully tests military go-fast boat TEHRAN — Iran has successfully tested a go-fast boat that can move at 110 knots […]

  • Fully automated maritime security gate

    Gate provides ease of access while offering unparalleled security. First-Ever, Fully Automated Marine Security Gate Installed In Israel Halo Maritime Defense Systems (HMDS) announced today that the company has completed installation […]

  • Chinese navy to focus on ‘open seas’

    Strategy document reveals plans.  Chinese navy to focus on ‘open seas’, paper says China is to focus on projecting its military presence beyond its borders at sea, according to a […]