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Eelume Partners with Exail to Equip All-terrain AUVs with Advanced Navigation Systems

Exail, a global leader in subsea navigation, has been selected by Eelume, a leading provider of innovative underwater technology, to supply its Phins Compact C3 Inertial Navigation System (INS) for Eelume's new S-Series all-terrain Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs).

SubC Imaging Launches New Rayfin Micro 500m ROV Camera

SubC Imaging has just launched a solution designed to redefine compact subsea imaging. Combining cutting-edge technology with a compact form factor, the Rayfin Micro delivers exceptional image quality and versatility for observation class ROVs.

Hydromea's Deep-Rated DISKDRIVE Thrusters Excel in 600 bar Lab Test

Hydromea, a pioneering leader in subsea technology, proudly announces a significant advancement in underwater propulsion with the successful completion of a demanding pressure test on its deep-rated ultra-thin DISKDRIVE thrusters.

KONGSBERG to provide maritime surveillance services to Norway

Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace (‘KONGSBERG’) has been awarded a contract from the Norwegian Intelligence Service (NIS) on behalf of the Norwegian government to provide satellite maritime surveillance data to cover Norwegian Areas of Interest.

Kystdesign to Deliver Two New Constructor ROVs to Reach Subsea

Kystdesign is thrilled to announce that Reach Subsea has commissioned the delivery of two new Constructor ROVs. These state-of-the-art, work-class ROVs, renowned for their robustness and versatility, are scheduled for delivery in May 2024.

New Product Launch for the Underwater Tracking, Navigation, and Communication System, UWIS System

UWIS Oy has expanded its UWIS System by developing what are called UWIS cable buoys. These allow the system to be more usable when operating directly from larger vessels in the open sea.

Support the National Oceanography Centre Cycle Challenge

Staff and members of the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) are embarking on an epic cycle challenge to raise funds for their pioneering ocean research. They are looking for organisations to sponsor the event – could this be you?

Subsea7 Awarded Contract in the Gulf of Mexico

Subsea7 today announced the award of a sizable1 contract by Talos Energy for the Sunspear development in Green Canyon Block 78, in the Gulf of Mexico.

Biden-Harris Administration Invests $2.7 million to Improve Ocean Observations with New Robotic Floats through Investing in America Agenda

Today, NOAA and the Department of Commerce announced that $2.7 million from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) will be used to replenish and expand an important array of robotic floats in the Argo program that measure ocean and climate data as part of President Biden’s Investing in America agenda.

JFD Demonstrates Excellence in Submarine Rescue Operations During Rescuex West 24 Exercise

JFD Limited, part of James Fisher & Sons PLC, has once again showcased its leadership in submarine rescue by successfully completing the mobilisation of critical components of the NATO Submarine Rescue System (NSRS) during the Rescuex West 24 exercise.

C-Kore Celebrates Deploying 800th Subsea Testing Tool

C-Kore Systems, a UK company specializing in automated subsea testing tools is celebrating the mobilization of their 800th unit. The job is with a major operator off the coast of West Africa for a fault-finding operation on a complex subsea electrical network. C-Kore have been assisting operators worldwide for over a decade with more than 300 subsea faults found so far!

USS, GeoAcoustics and ACUA Secure DEFRA Backing to Improve Marine Biodiversity Monitoring

A consortium of Uncrewed Surface Vessel (USV) and hydroacoustic technology companies consisting ACUA Ocean, GeoAcoustics Ltd and Unmanned Survey Solutions (USS) has secured funding under the Defra - Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs - Improving Observation Capabilities of Biodiversity in UK Waters: Phase 2 programme. The consortium's demonstration seeks to combine three cutting-edge technologies into a single approach capable of providing holistic mapping and water quality data of seagrass meadows more efficiently and with lower carbon footprints compared to current sonar-based techniques.

New 3D Sonar Technology Displayed at Defense Exhibition UDT

Water Linked, the sensor and surveillance technology provider from Trondheim, Norway, is presenting a new form of 3D sonar technology at the Underwater Defense Technology exhibition from 9-11 April 2024.

Ocean Services Provider DeepOcean Today Celebrates its 25th Anniversary

Ocean services provider DeepOcean today celebrates its 25th anniversary by announcing that the company has reduced its own CO2 emissions intensity by 18 percent since 2020. The company is on track to reach its 2030 emission reduction target.

Steatite’s Battery Business Unit Rebrands as Custom Power

Steatite, a leading UK battery pack manufacturer providing power technology solutions for critical applications, has announced it has rebranded its Batteries Business Unit as Custom Power. This change of name marks a strategic decision to align with their sister company in the United States, already trading as Custom Power, and present a unified global identity.

Bordelon Marine Renews Charter Agreement for the MV Brandon Bordelon

Bordelon Marine LLC has renewed the charter agreement with Oceaneering International for the MV Brandon Bordelon; 260’ DP2 Jones Act Compliant Ultra-Light Intervention Vessel for an additional two-year firm term plus one-year additional option. The charter agreement renewal commenced in March 2024.

Sub-Racing Series Bring Racing Submarine to the Undersea Defence Technology Show

The Sub-Racing Series will be attending the Undersea Defence Technology show for the first time, on stand 1032 at the ExCel Centre in London from 9-11 April 2024 where you can chat to the team from Warwick University about their prototype human-powered racing submarine.

Oceaneering Successfully Completes AUV Demonstration for U.S. Navy and Defense Innovation Unit

Oceaneering International, Inc. announces today that its Subsea Robotics segment recently completed a successful one-week Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) demonstration for the U.S. Navy and Defense Innovation Unit (DIU) at Oceaneering’s subsea autonomy testing facility in Norway.

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