News & Events
SBX-1 Featured In Netflix Movie Interceptor
June 15, 2022
The distinctive-looking Sea-Based X-Band Radar (SBX-1) is a self-propelled, semi-submersible radar vessel and the setting for the 2022 Netflix movie Interceptor starring Elsa Pataky.
Glosten Awarded Design of 50-Meter KAUST Research Vessel
June 8, 2022
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) has selected Glosten to design a new 50-meter research vessel that will support scientific research in the Middle East.
Main Deck Placed Onto R/V Taani Super Module
May 18, 2022
The R/V Taani is one of three Glosten-designed Regional Class Research Vessels (RCRVs) under construction at Bollinger Shipyards, and last week our team witnessed two modules of the main deck placed onto Taani’s “super module”—a piece of epic proportions that accounts for most of the ship’s hull.
Hornblower Gets $8 Million Green Hydrogen Project Grant
May 5, 2022
Hydrogen technology could play a vital role in helping us meet the maritime industry’s ambitious emissions and renewable energy targets, which is why Glosten is working with Hornblower Group to develop the design for the first green maritime hydrogen fueling station in the US.
On the Cusp of a Boom, US Floating Wind Gains Traction
April 21, 2022
The latest issue of Marine Log looks at the state of offshore wind and features commentary from Glosten’s PelaStar Business Development Lead Bill Hurley on logistical considerations for potential sites and the vessels that would support them.
Skagit County’s Guemes Island Ferry Granted Funding
March 18, 2022
We are so excited to share that Skagit County has secured funding from the Move Ahead WA Transportation package which will fund the Guemes Island Ferry Replacement Project through vessel delivery! The Glosten-designed vessel—slated to be the first zero-emission ferry on Puget Sound—can now move forward with soliciting bids for construction.
R/V David Packard Hull Unit CC08 Placement
February 25, 2022
Roughly one third of the steel that will make up the R/V David Packard’s hull has been placed on the slipway at Freire Shipyard with another third in various stages of construction at the fabrication shops.
Glosten Designs Polar Class Ice-breaking Antarctic Research Vessel (ARV)
February 7, 2022
Glosten’s Antarctic Research Vessel (ARV) concept will feature increased endurance and ice-breaking capabilities, support more scientists on board, and help continue the advancement of science in the Antarctic.
BEIS Grants £10 Million to Glosten and Partners for 2MW Floating Wind Turbine Demonstrator
January 25, 2022
The UK’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has granted £10 million to SENSEWind, Glosten, and Subsea Micropiles to build a 2MW floating wind turbine demonstrator off the coast of Scotland.
Staying Grounded About Electrification
January 21, 2022
The latest issue of Marine News Magazine features an article from Glosten engineer Sean Caughlan which discusses the realities of battery storage and some of the impacts that operators should be aware of when looking at battery or hybrid-electric power solutions.