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Press release – FPSO owner and operator BW Offshore has selected VIKING Norsafe free-fall lifeboats, daughter boats and davits for a large FPSO project that will operate off northern Australia. The primary means of egress will be three VIKING Norsafe GES-50 Mk. III Freefall Lifeboats – each capable of carrying 70 people – with secondary …

Partial view of the Vinland map. Picture: Yale News An exhaustive analysis of the controversial Vinland map has shown it to be a 20th century forgery. “The Vinland map is a fake,” Raymond Clemens, curator at the Beinecke Rare Book Library at Yale University, Yale News said. “There is no reasonable doubt here. This new …

The haunted mine fall is shown in this July 2017 file photo at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. A recent investigation found that a 6-year-old girl on vacation with her family died earlier this month after vertical descent operators failed to properly check her seat belts. Chelsea Self / AP hide caption …

By STEFANIE DAZIO | The Associated Press LOS ANGELES – Federal lawmakers on Wednesday introduced legislation that would change 19th century maritime liability rules in response to the 2019 boat fire off the coast of Southern California that left 34 people dead. The bill would update the Limitation of Liability Act of 1851, under which …

How do you build a boat in Valheim? Valheim offers players a huge world filled with islands to explore, but to access most of these islands you will need to build a ship and navigate there. There are several types of boats to craft in Valheim and some are better than others. Our Valheim boats …

Photo courtesy Wayne Stewart Motorcyclists gather and prepare for the Ride for Recovery. The third annual motorcycle ride, Ride for Recovery, to raise funds for Coweta FORCE will take place on Sunday, September 26. Coweta FORCE provides support for addiction recovery. Registration will begin at 12:45 p.m. at Change Church, 45 W. Broad St., Grantville …

TGIF * Turf Show with the family! * Thank god it’s football How was this hectic second week in the NFL? A week after blasting their competition, NFC West decided to pull things a little closer for more convenience in one-possession games. rams 27-24 victory over the Colts was a microcosm of how the afternoon …

Valheim players who want to enjoy the Lox Saddle from the new Hearth and Home update can refer to this guide for help. ValheimHearth and Home’s update brought a new layer to the Viking survival game. One of the most interesting of these additions is the Lox saddle. An aggressive and large animal of the …

In the West – Josiah Price and his wife, Christine, and their dog, Breck, enjoying the mountains of Utah after moving to Salt Lake City in 2019. Price said once he knew his football days were over , the west called him. Although Howard County is teeming with some of the best athletes in the …

October 5, 2021 Ben Zdan bought the lobster and stone crabeater boat Gotta Luv It five years ago. Ben Zdan photo Ben Zdan’s purpose-built lobster and crab boat was built in Marathon, Florida in 1973, long before her current skipper was born. Zdan, 31, acquired it five years ago from a fellow commercial fisherman who …

When the Tampa Bay Buccaneers open their Super Bowl LV title defense tonight, they will be displaying more than the first championship banner at Raymond James Stadium in 19 years. They will also be the first defending champion in 42 years to retain the 22 starters in this championship game. It remains to be seen …

CROTON-ON-HUDSON, NY – A 34-foot boat sank in the Hudson River south of Oscawana Island Park on Tuesday, leading to a search and rescue mission involving the county and emergency responders local. Westchester County Police Communications received a call at 3:30 p.m. from a woman in Croton-on-Hudson who said she could see an anchored ship …

PORT TOWNSEND – To celebrate the deep love that underlies wooden boats, the organizers of the 2021 Wooden Boat Festival invite the public to view a series of free video content from the 2020 event, all online now until next Sunday on nwmaritime.org. Hundreds of hours of programming are part of the Virtual Wooden Boat …

On July 26, 2021, we covered Steve McQueen’s legendary Husqvarna Viking 360 and how he needed a new owner. For those of you who aren’t in the know, Steve McQueen is arguably one of the most legendary personalities, not only in the world of motorsport, but in all of Hollywood. He was responsible for ushering …