December 9th, 2009
Dust storms can occur anywhere there is loose soil, little to no vegetation and strong winds. This combination is mostly found in the world’s deserts. In the Sahara, for example, sand dunes dominate and strong winds occur often. Without vegetation to hold it in place, sand and dust lift easily in the wind.
Another region with [...]
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January 28th, 2009
The US Army TACOM has awarded SeaBotix Inc. a contract valued at up to $1.86M to deliver 27 of its LBV150SE-5 remotely-operated vehicles, with an option to extend the contract for additional systems through 2011.
The Army configuration includes a Tritech Micron Scanning sonar, 3-Jaw Grabber with Cutter [...]
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