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sealion

member of the family Otariidae, identifiable by having external ears. There are several genera including Otaria, the southern sealion, Zalophus, the Californian sealion and Eumetopius, Steller's sealion. They are large seals with a hairy coat and lacking the fur of the fur seals.

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The properties of SeaLion Resilient significantly reduce the risk of mechanical damage and maintain hull condition throughout the service period.
By simplifying maintenance and reducing need for repair, SeaLion Resilient can contribute to a significant reduction in off-hire time and docking and labour costs, while keeping paint consumption to a minimum," she noted.
Britain had won the Battle of Britain and Operation Sealion was postponed until further notice.
For example, one of the variants of the SeaLion includes a metal detector that can find bombs.
However, when not in military service the vessels will be operated by Sealion in the commercial market.
Richard Wilkie, the SEALION Electrical Engineer, from Special Projects, NSWC CCD stated in a message to Aura Systems, "We are pleased to announce that SEALION II was turned over to NSWG4 on February 29.
Training our resident harbour seals which you can see in the Sealion Cove
The MacGregor division of Cargotec has signed a deal for four large offshore cranes for a new 145 metre dive support vessel which is presently under construction by Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industry in China for UK-based operator Sealion Shipping.
Last week Rodgers (right) tossed this philosophical mackerel into their sealion enclosure: "To me, the biggest factor in the world is this - you can live without water for days but you can't live a second without hope.
There's plenty to explore on foot too; including Pets Corner with Sealion Theatre; Seal Aquarium; Reptile House; Friendly Animal & Reptile Encounter; Creepy Crawlies Exhibit and a new Seaquarium.
Berth occupancy was maintained at 62% at the Port on Tuesday where a total of eight ships namely Maersk Kingston, Al-Noof, Wales-II, Alaska-II, Hai Yu, Sealion and Stolt Zulu are currently occupying berths to load/offload containers, cement, urea, furnace oil and edible oil respectively during last 24 hours.