MAPC Completes Global Wind Organization (GWO) Training for Offshore Wind Field Team

A team of engineers and technicians from Maritime Applied Physics Corporation (MAPC) recently completed Global Wind Organization (GWO) Basic Safety Training with Sea Survival and Transfer modules at Falck Safety Services, Teesside, United Kingdom.This GWO training is the accepted industry standard for accessing offshore wind turbines, met masts, transformers, and buoys. It includes tower climbing, advanced first aid training, and fire suppression training.Maryland’s Department of Labor Licensing and Regulation (DLLR) Maryland Business Works training assistance program provided 50% matching funds to assist MAPC in providing this training to its employees.…

“Maryland Now Has the Wind in its Sails”

An blog post by Val Stori published September 3, 2015 in Renewable Energy World states: “Maryland’s proactive efforts in building European partnerships, establishing a domestic supply chain, and passing enabling legislation seem to be paying off. With the recent federal sale of a wind lease area to US Wind Inc., to develop a major project in the Wind Energy Area off the Maryland coast, Maryland now has the wind in its sails to develop one of the first U.S. commercial-sized offshore wind projects.” Read the blog post here: http://blog.renewableenergyworld.com/ugc/blogs/2015/08/maryland_seizes_the.html?cmpid=renewablewind0932015

MAPC’s Latest Engineering Success

***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** MAPC’s latest engineering success: The Remote Off-Shore Sensor System Baltimore, Maryland: Maritime Applied Physics Corporation successfully completed a recent demonstration of its latest maritime engineering platform: the Remote Off-Shore Sensor System, or ROSS buoy. The ROSS buoy is an unmanned platform designed to easily integrate multiple sensors in order to provide air, surface, and subsea maritime domain awareness in real-time by leveraging onboard line-of-sight and over the horizon communications links. The ROSS buoy, unlike traditional buoy designs, has a patent-pending passively stabilized gimbaled mast that can extend…

Mark Rice, President of MAPC, Honored at Maryland Off-Shore Wind Conference

April 22, 2015/ Baltimore, MD:  The Maryland Business Network for Off-Shore Wind honored Maritime Applied Physics Corp’s President and Founder, Mark Rice.  Rice was recognized for his leadership as the President of the Board and his efforts to bring Maryland businesses together to work for their common interests. Liz Burdock, Executive Director, surprised Mr. Rice with the honor at the closing remarks of the program.  “Everybody in this room who knows Mark Rice, respects Mark Rice….He has put his imprint on this organization to be fair and balanced and to…

Maryland Offshore Wind Annual Meeting

Maryland Offshore Wind 2015 Annual MeetingApril 22-23, 2015 Orioles Warehouse, Camden Yards Baltimore, Maryland Hear updates on regional offshore wind projects.Understand Maryland’s offshore wind project and the team members required.Learn about strategies for local subcontracting, plans for procurement, and partnering opportunities. Discover strategies for securing financing, creating strategic alliances and generating Letters of Intent.Parking is included.Register at www.teamosw.com