A Brand-New GARC /The US Coast Guard Visits MAPC

Today, the GARC team took a brand-new GARC out in the Baltimore Harbor for its first testing. Let’s just say, it passed all tests with flying colors. Take a look! [wpdevart_youtube]CaTBJSq6k3Q[/wpdevart_youtube] Yesterday morning, the U.S. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore had an opportunity to test our GARCs in the water of the Baltimore harbor right outside our facility. Here is a photo of USCG members with the MAPC GARC team.

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…

MAPC Launch and Recovery At Sea, Air, Space, 2015

National Harbor, MD:  MAPC’s Launch and Recovery System on the Navy’s Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) 2 and LCS4 were featured during a demonstration by Cubic Global Defense Corporation at the Sea, Air, Space 2015 conference this year. MAPC employees were on hand to test out the training system and were able to successfully tow the RMMV back into the LCS. Check out the video below of an MAPC employee virtually training on our Launch and Recovery System at the Conference! [wpdevart_youtube]Ix583upArpk[/wpdevart_youtube]

MAPC Joins Facebook!

Now you can check out what’s going on at MAPC on a daily basis by following our social media pages.  Links to our latest news, newest brochures, articles of interest and events will all be posted via social media.  Links to each are below! Facebook Linked-InTwitter

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

GARC: The First Military Rescue Mission

OKINAWA, Japan: On October 5, 2014 three airmen working at the Kadena Air Force Base were swept into the sea during Typhoon Phanfone, a category-4 storm with winds reaching 150 miles an hour and estimated 15-30 foot high waves. A joint rescue mission, launched by the 31st Air Rescue Squadron stationed at Kadena and the 11th Division of the Japanese Coast Guard and local fire department, began shortly thereafter, deploying two GARCs and six jetskis. Within hours, however, the jetskis were disabled, unable to handle the waves and the breaking…