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Aresa Internacional Delivers Three Newbuilds to …

first_img Print  Close 此页面无法正确加载 Google 地图。您是否拥有此网站?确定 My location zoom Spanish shipbuilder Grup Aresa Internacional has delivered two patrol craft and a landing craft in a boost to the offshore capabilities of the Cameroon Navy.The Cameroon Navy has taken delivery of two new 24-meter ARESA 2400 CPV Defender and one new 23-meter ARESA 2300 LD Craft to help the force safeguard their maritime domains.Cameroon’s Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral Jean Mendoua, commissioned one 23-meter Aresa 2300 Landing Craft and two 24-meter Aresa 2400 CPV Defender coastal patrol boats at the Cameroon Navy Base in Douala on November 21. The commissioning also included a presentation meeting as well as a tour of the boats while moored at the Naval Base.The Spanish shipbuilding group has worked extensively with Cameroon, supplying a sizeable number of vessels to its Navy, which has 12 Aresa boats in service. This figure includes six Aresa 750 Commandos RIBs – delivered last August -, five 1200 Stealth RIBs and one 1200 Defcon RIB – delivered in May 2013. Further deliveries will take place in February when two 32-meter patrol boats will be delivered.For the Cameroon Navy, the Spanish shipbuilding group is providing two years of technical support, as well as spare and boat refitting services.The ARESA 2400 CPV Defender is a 24m coastal patrol vessel that can be used for a number of applications such as offshore patrol, border patrol, anti-piracy, anti smuggling, troop transport, and search and rescue missions, amongst others. The ARESA 2400 CPV Fighter is powered by two diesel engines driving two water jets that reach a maximum speed of 30. The boat has a length of 24.5 meters and a range of 750 nautical miles.Standard equipment on ARESA 2400 CPV Defender includes X-band surveillance/navigation radar and electro-optical sensor system for day and night surveillance, armored optional, Fi-Fi gun equipment, Auxiliary RIB ARESA 550 Commandos RIB, custom electronics and hard point for multi-weapons mount.The ARESA 2300 Landing Craft is a cargo, troop and roll-on roll-off transport vessel able to carry 32 people aboard. It is powered by two 450 hp diesel engines, and can reach a speed of 12 knots. This 23.30 meter long vessel has a range of 250 nautical miles at 11 kn and features one hydraulic crane (capable of lifting 10 tons), 12.7 mm gun mounts and optional ballistic protection. Aresa International, December 13, 2013last_img read more

Brock Education examines diversity issues

The most recent issue of Brock Education: A Journal of Educational Research and Practice is now available online.Five of the six articles featured in this issue deal with diversity issues.? To read the articles, just visit the website and register.Brock Education is a peer-reviewed Canadian journal published twice a year. It welcomes papers from authors with an interest in the research and practice of teaching and learning at all levels:elementary and secondary schoolsteacher education and teacher developmenthigher education and adult educationeducation in the community or workplaceThe journal is an open-access forum for educators and scholars to disseminate their work and make a substantial contribution to the field in Canada and around the world.Volume 21(1) is the first issue of Brock Education to feature cover art by Peter Vietgen, the journal’s art editor and an associate professor in the Faculty of Education. Each issue will feature a new photograph Vietgen has taken at Brock.Julian Kitchen is the journal’s editor and Catherine Longboat, former editorial assistant, is now assistant editor. read more