Just off the coast of Grenada, West Indies, in the
depths of Molinere Bay, marine life thrives amid an eerie
art installation of lifelike mixed-media figures. Sculptor
and conservationist Jason deCaires Taylor is the visionary
behind this first-ever underwater sculpture gallery. Created
as more than a unique place to showcase his talents, his art
allows people, marine life, and fragile underwater habitats
to coexist in harmony.
Au large de l’île de la Grenade dans les Caraïbes, au cœur de la baie de Molinere, la vie marine s’épanouit au milieu d’étranges sculptures d’art réalistes. Le sculpteur et conservateur Jason deCaires Taylor a conçu cette toute première galerie de sculptures sous-marines. Cet espace unique a été créé, non seulement pour exposer le talent de l’artiste, mais aussi pour permettre aux gens, à la vie marine et aux fragiles habitats sous-marins de cohabiter en parfaite harmonie.
Profitability in the marine and power generation sectors is affected by numerous factors, some of which have a dramatic influence on operational costs. Because many of these influences are external, operators must closely manage those that are within their control to strengthen profit margins.
At the top of the priorities list is efficiency, both in terms of processes and physical machinery. Even the smallest details can have an effect on profit, so controlling waste and maximizing uptime at every opportunity is crucial.
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Published By: SundaySky
Published Date: Mar 06, 2018
Guests at Atlantis Paradise Island, a luxurious tropical resort in The Bahamas, enjoy an amazing guest experience: the resort boasts pristine white-sand beaches, luxurious accommodations, a world-class casino, a 140-plus acre water park, and the world’s largest open-air marine environment. Atlantis wanted to drive anticipation and deeper engagement with guests before they even set foot on the island by improving the pre-arrival experience. SundaySky SmartVideo enables Atlantis to take a strategic, multi-touch engagement approach to enhancing the pre-arrival period with personalized video communication to assist guests in fully preparing for their vacations.
Published By: Panasonic
Published Date: Apr 23, 2019
Technology is critical to mission success. However, hostile physical environments and specialized use cases put more stringent demands on mobile devices being used by the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corp (USMC). Robert Murphy describes the unique requirements for these programs.
Following an analytics strategy set by the company’s C-level executives, MarineMax moved away from spreadsheet-based reporting processes several years ago, and built an enterprise-class business analytics platform based on IBM Cognos and IBM InfoSphere technologies.
This white paper gets advice from phone system managers who were in the forefront of remedying phone system disasters. Topics like buying incompatible hardware, brands with bad customer service, or companies with bad SIP service are covered.
The Viking Yacht Company is a $275-million family-owned business that builds more than 100 sport fishing yachts a year in a high-technology, 550,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in New Gretna, N.J. With an increased emphasis on service, Viking Yacht needed an enterprise resource planning system that would better support its service system.
Every minute, the equivalent of one garbage truck of plastic waste enters our oceans—a total of 8 million metric tons a year. This plastic waste litters the seafloor and floats on the surface in vast plastic patches, poisoning seabirds and other marine life. By the year 2050, one estimate suggests there will be more plastic than fish in the world’s oceans. Founded in May 2013, social enterprise The Plastic Bank aims to tackle ocean pollution head-on.
Published By: Rackspace
Published Date: May 28, 2019
Tokio Marine Life Insurance Singapore (TMLS), an established general and life insurance firm, and subsidiary of the first insurance company in Japan, Tokio Marine Holdings, envisioned an e-services portal to improve user experience by providing a single platform for all customer interactions.
For its infrastructure and environment development, the insurer engaged the professional managed security and managed public cloud services of Rackspace, to help with the optimization of its Azure cloud platform, as well as to ensure that the migration is compliant to Singapore’s strict regulations on public cloud use by financial services institutions.
The new portal that went live recently had Rackspace instrumentally involved in its building, running, managing and optimizing for the Azure cloud, including a best-practice infrastructure design with the latest resiliency and security features.
Building on the success of this year-long project, a future collaboration to tap Rackspace’s PCI DSS