BlueView to Supply EMAS ROVs with 2D Deepwater Imaging Sonar Systems (USA)
BlueView Technologies, the world leader in compact acoustic imaging and measurement technology, is delivering its 2D Deepwater Imaging Sonar systems for integration onto EMAS’ new work-class ROVs. The 4,000 meter deepwater systems utilize BlueView’s new S2 oil compensated electronics to deliver crisp, real-time sonar imagery and accurate data.
“EMAS is constantly investing in new technologies to enhance the capabilities and efficiencies of our fleet. The BlueView imaging sonar systems does that for our ROVs, by providing operators with real-time imagery and data, making navigation easier. It also expands our monitoring and inspection capabilities,” said Lionel Lee, EMAS Group Managing Director.
“Delivering our latest high-resolution acoustic imaging and measurement solutions to EMAS continues to expand our presence in the offshore ROV market,” said Lee Thompson, BlueView CEO/CTO. Thompson added, “We are very excited to serve the offshore ROV market by providing them with the latest acoustic imaging and measurement technology to improve operational efficiency.”
BlueView is the leader in 2D imaging and 3D scanning sonar technology with more than 500 installed systems worldwide. BlueView Technologies’ advanced sonar systems are currently deployed on AUVs, ROVs, surface vessels, fixed positions, and portable tripods, and have been adopted by leading manufacturers and service providers to support mission critical operations. BlueView customers enjoy a low cost of ownership with reliable operation, exceptional service, in-person training, extensive online information, and worldwide after-sale support.
Source: blueview, August 18, 2011;