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CMU Biorobotics Lab unveils submersible snake-like robot

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 14 Apr 2021
The project aims to assist the Department of Defense with tasks like inspecting ships, submarines and underwater infrastructure for damage or routine maintenance, said Matt Fischer, the program manager at the ARM Institute working on the project. For the military to inspect a ...
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Satellite images show the Ever Given in limbo the day before Egypt impounded it, demanding ...

Business Insider 14 Apr 2021
Egypt is demanding up to $900 million in compensation for the chaos caused when the ship was stuck ... He denied any culpability on the SCA's part, and said that "of course" the ship's owner was at fault, the paper reported ... The inspection concluded that the ship was technically able to keep moving through the canal to its northern end, Port Said.
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The Ever Given is fit to sail again, official report concludes - but it still can't go anywhere because Egypt impounded it

The Times of India 14 Apr 2021
The ship's technical manager Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) said in a statement Wednesday that following "thorough inspections" by the American Bureau of Shipping, the Ever ...
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BSM, the technical managers of 'Ever Given' ship 'extremely disappointed' that Suez Canal Authority has arrested the ship

The Times of India 14 Apr 2021
The ship was arrested on April 13 ... Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) said as the technical managers of the ship said extensive inspections from the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) as the vessel’s classification society, which included underwater inspections have been concluded.
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The Ever Given is fit to sail again, official report concludes - but it still ...

Business Insider 14 Apr 2021
The ship's technical manager Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) said in a statement Wednesday that following "thorough inspections" by the American Bureau of Shipping, the Ever Given "has been declared suitable for onward passage" to Port Said, the port city at the canal's northern end.
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Snake-Like Robot Hits the Pool For Underwater Testing

Interesting Engineering 14 Apr 2021
This week, April 13, Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) robotics lab announced it has added swimming to its snake robot's list of capabilities, "allowing the modular robotics platform to inspect ships, submarines, and infrastructure for damage," the researchers .
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Carnegie Mellon University’s Biorobotics Lab Creates Robot That Can Swim

CBS Sports 14 Apr 2021
By. KDKA-TV News Staff ... Walmart. The snake-like robot was developed to inspect Navy ships ... The university says the robot can be used for search-and-rescue missions and to inspect underwater infrastructure ... .
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Ever Given ship held by Egypt for $900m compensation

Business Day 14 Apr 2021
Egypt’s move underscores the legal complications after the container vessel’s grounding on March 23, which closed the canal for six days and roiled shipping markets ... The American Bureau of Shipping has declared the Ever Given fit to sail after inspections, according to BSM.
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“It is not a blockade”: US says Saudi Arabia isn’t to blame for Yemen’s fuel shortage

Vox 14 Apr 2021
Pushing for Saudi Arabia and its partners to “end the blockade” could lead to the dissolution of the UN ship-inspection system that was put in place to facilitate shipments during a war and humanitarian crisis and curb the smuggling of weapons to the Houthis.
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Egypt seizes ship that blocked Suez Canal over $900m compensation claim

BBC News 14 Apr 2021
The Ever Given's technical managers, Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement, also expressed disappointment with the decision on Wednesday in a statement confirming that inspections by the American Bureau of Shipping, the vessel's classification society, had been concluded.
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211K Pounds Of Ground Turkey Sold As Wegmans Or Nature Promise Brands Could Be Contaminated ...

CBS News 14 Apr 2021
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) issued a public health alert for about 211,406 pounds of raw ground turkey products sold at Wegman’s or as the Nature’s Promise brand Saturday ... 1-lb ... 1-lb ... P-244 inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to retail locations nationwide ... ....
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UAE plundering Yemeni oil

Press TV 13 Apr 2021
Yemenis have been suffering from a harsh shortage of fuel due to the continued detention of 10 petrol ships by Saudi Arabia, while the vessels are inspected and authorized by the UN through Verification and Inspection Mechanism.
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MV EVER GIVEN is officially confiscated: Suez Canal chairman

Egypt Today 13 Apr 2021
Chairman of Suez Canal Osama Rabie told Youm7 Tuesday that MV EVER GIVEN container ship has been officially confiscated as the operating company is unwilling to pay the compensation worth $900 million ... After it was freed on March 29, the ship was escorted to the Bitter Lakes for technical inspection, crew interrogation, and black box analysis.
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CMU teaches its snake robot to swim

Crunch 13 Apr 2021
This week, the school announced it has added swimming to the list ... The project finds the team eyeing Defense Department usage — specifically the ability to inspect submarines, ships and other watercraft to detect damage. Other nonmilitary applications include inspections for rigs and tanks, along with underwater pipes ... .
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MICHEL PIREU: When all else fails, rely on intuition when making tricky trading decisions

Business Day 12 Apr 2021
A giant ship’s engine failed. The ship’s owners tried one expert after another, but none of them could figure but how to fix the engine ... He inspected the ...
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