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MarineNews November 2019 • Volume 30 Number 11

INSIGHTS 14 Sean Fernstrum President, R.W. Fernstrum & Company

SAFETY 26 Dollars & Sense: Making a Pro? t with a Safety Management

System (SMS).

By Richard J. Paine, Jr.

WORKBOAT COMMUNICATIONS 30 ISO: Affordable & Reliable Workboat Comms Commercial workboats can bene? t from greater range of communications and reduced satellite costs.

By Joseph Keefe

REGULATORY REVIEW 60 Subchapter M: One Year In Industry SME (Captain) Pat Folan weighs in


Credit: Baltic Workboats from the front lines.

OFFSHORE WIND 38 Workboat Propulsion: New Advances Produce Myriad Advantages 72 Blount Boats: Ferries, Offshore Wind Big changes are blowing in the wind for 2019 Brown

Vessels Dominate Present, Future

Water propulsion systems – and beyond. As Blount celebrates its 70th anniversary, the storied

By Rick Eyerdam yard’s promising future has the wind in its sails.

By Greg Trauthwein 48 Test Ride: Volvo Penta’s Next-Gen Propulsion Tech A test drive of the organization’s latest marine propulsion

TECHNOLOGY technology all points towards an automated, connected and electric future. 76 Digital Developments Continue Apace

By Greg Trauthwein in the Workboat Space Sustainable, energy-ef? cient working practices 54 From Estonia with Love and environmental regulatory compliance are Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding, the classic Maine boat among the hot-button topics driving the spread designer and builder will build to Baltic Workboats of maritime digitalization. design for the domestic workboat market.

By Vigleik Takle

By Rick Eyerdam


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