ROV Planet Articles

Greensea Receives US NAVY Award to Advance Standoff Command and Control

25.01.2021
Greensea's open architecture technology on Remotely Operated Vehicles furthered by Small Business Innovation Research Phase II grant Greensea Systems, Inc. creator of OPENSEA®, the open architecture robotics platform for the marine industry, is pleased to announce the award of a Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) ASAP grant totaling $1,100,000, with option for additional funding, for the continued development of Standoff Command and Control of Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs).

EC-OG Boosts Team to Fuel International Growth

25.01.2021
EC-OG, a leader in intelligent battery and energy management technology for the energy industry, has appointed Bob MacDonald as Chairman.

ELWAVE secures 2 million Euros Funding to Commercialize its Breakthrough “Electric Sense” Perception Technology for Underwater Vehicles, Drones and Robotics.

25.01.2021
With its patented “electric sense” technology, manufacturers and operators of underwater and industrial robots can access a unique real-time 360° detection sensor to improve safety and productivity of their operations.

Subsea 7 Awarded Contract Offshore Angola

22.01.2021
Subsea 7 today announced the award of a substantial(1) contract by Cabinda Gulf Oil Company Limited (CABGOC). The contract is for the Sanha Lean Gas Connection (SLGC) project comprising the construction and installation of the Lean Gas Platform (LGP) system in Block-0 offshore Angola, at a water depth of approximately 70 metres.

Aleron Group Announce Strategic Organisation Restructure to Enhance Client Offerings

21.01.2021
Aleron Group have announced a high-level organisation restructure to align with their strategic growth plans to consolidate product and service offerings to their global clients. The Aleron Group consisting of individual entities, Aleron Subsea and ROVQUIP, will now formally be recognised as the single entity of Aleron Limited.

C-Kore Signs first Contract for Chinese Mobilization

21.01.2021
C-Kore Systems has recently signed their first contract for delivery of their subsea monitoring tools for a Chinese operation. The C-Kore tools will be used to perform subsea testing on the main umbilical before tying back into the existing structures.

MacArtney to Expand Footprint in the Middle East and India

20.01.2021
MacArtney Underwater Technology appoints Saurabh Sharma as Regional Sales Manager, consequently reinforcing its sales activities in the Middle East and India, supporting local customers with the global MacArtney brand.

New Test Tank Under Construction at Phoenix Bayou Vista, LA Yard

20.01.2021
Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix) announces the construction of a new test tank at our Bayou Vista, LA facility as part of our strategic growth initiatives for the new year.

Valeport introduces new SWiFT CTD profiler

19.01.2021
Designed with the intention of a seamless workflow, the new SWiFT CTD is the next generation of Valeport’s popular SWiFT profiler range and delivers enhanced accuracy and versatility for those requiring CTD measurements.

Underwater Success for Remote Survey of the MEDITERRANNEE

19.01.2021
Bureau Veritas (BV), a world leader in testing, inspection, and certification, has successfully completed the proof of concept project for underwater remote surveys using the Seasam technology eco-system from Notilo Plus on a Corsica linea ship, the MEDITERRANNEE.


Bender LIM reduces cost and risk of legacy system upgrades in oil and gas platforms

19.01.2021
Cost effective upgrades to existing oil and gas infrastructure is a key requirement for operators, extending the life of offshore plant.

Equinor Awarded 17 New Production Licences on the Norwegian Continental Shelf

19.01.2021
Equinor has been awarded 17 new production licences by Norway’s Ministry of Petroleum and Energy in the 2020 Award in Predefined Areas (APA) – 10 licences as operator and 7 licences as partner.

Fugro Wins Multidisciplinary Contract on Germany’s SuedLink Renewables Powerline

19.01.2021
Vössing Engineers have awarded Fugro a geotechnical and water consulting contract to support the route planning, permitting and installation of 106 km of underground power cables on Section 2 of Germany’s new Suedlink powerline.

Equinor Will Test Floating Solar off Frøya

18.01.2021
Equinor is already an offshore wind major. Now the company will explore the opportunities within offshore solar power. Together with Moss Maritime the company wants to start testing off the island of Frøya.

Rovco Signs Subsea Contract for Beatrice Offshore Wind Farm

18.01.2021
Rovco, a leading provider of ROV and hydrographic services, combining innovative robotic platforms and cutting-edge technology, signs contract to perform subsea work on Scotland's largest operational Offshore Wind Farm, Beatrice.

Delivering Site Surveys and Installations Remotely

18.01.2021
In early 2020 the OceanWise team was putting the final touches to an environmental monitoring system which was destined for Africa. Despite mounting restrictions imposed amid the global Covid-19 pandemic, the team innovated using remote working to ensure delivery and installation of the all-important system, whilst maintaining high standards throughout.

MacArtney Group Supplies a 12-unit Turnkey Solution for the Danish Environmental Protection Agency

15.01.2021
The solution - featuring three different water sampler configurations in dedicated frames - which will help the Danish Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) document marine conditions in Danish waters was made possible by MacArtney's skilled and professional workshop staff.

Saildrone Launches the World’s Largest and most Advanced Autonomous Surface Vehicle for Ocean Exploration.

15.01.2021
Saildrone, Inc. has launched a 72 foot (22 m) version of its uncrewed surface vehicles, known as saildrones. Powered by wind and solar energy, saildrones are capable of extreme-duration missions of up to 12 months in the open ocean.
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