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  • 13 January 2021
    Equipment, Technology

    Subsea robotics innovator Dive Technologies has chosen a complete suite of Sonardyne technologies for navigation, tracking and control of its large displacement DIVE-LD autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) programme. The DIVE-LD AUV could meet a wide range of long-endurance mission requirements, across the commercial, research and defence sectors. To support long-distance and long-duration navigation, while minimising […]

  • 29 October 2020
    Equipment, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology

    Boston-based subsea robotics firm Dive Technologies recently completed sea trials of a Large Displacement Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (LD-AUV), powered by Kraken Robotics pressure tolerant batteries. As a result, Kraken expects further contracts with Dive for additional batteries in 2020 and beyond. Kraken and Dive Technologies entered into an agreement in August 2020 whereby Kraken agreed […]

  • 28 October 2020

    Hydrauvision is a specialist in hydraulic drive technology. With six branches, the company is a worldwide provider of total solutions in hydraulics, from new construction to rental. On top of that, the company specialises in maintenance and repair, provide high-quality components and are renowned experts in piping. Thanks to this knowledge and experience, Hydrauvision has […]

  • 16 October 2020
    IT & Software, Technology

    Ocean robotics firm Houston Mechatronics Inc. (HMI) has selected Greensea’s OPENSEA software architecture as the development platform for its subsea transforming AUV/ROV Aquanaut. Houston Mechatronics was able to leverage Greensea’s experience in subsea navigation and vehicle control while focusing its development efforts on robotics, manipulation, and autonomy. Jide Akinyode, Aquanaut program manager, said: “OPENSEA enabled […]

  • 13 October 2020
    Business developments & projects, Research & Development, Technology

    Blue Ocean Seismic Services has secured a £10-million investment from a group of energy technology and investment companies: bp Ventures, Woodside Energy and Blue Ocean Monitoring. The investment should help continue the development of a fully integrated system which uses long endurance self-repositioning autonomous underwater nodes to conduct offshore seismic surveys for oil and gas […]

  • 21 September 2020
    Equipment, Technology

    Teledyne Gavia has introduced Charles River Analytics’ AutoTRap Onboard, an AI-based object detection software as a new capability onboard their Gavia marine vehicles. As underwater operations become more complex and dangerous, AI tech has emerged as the clear solution for delivering the consistent and accurate results that have proven elusive until now due to the […]

  • 10 September 2020
    Collaboration, Equipment, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology

    German subsea engineering firm EvoLogics has unveiled the PingGuin – an autonomous underwater vehicle with low-drag bionic design. The vehicle, first demonstrated in Kiel, Germany, in June 2020 is part of the MUM (Modifiable Underwater Mothership) R&D project. Outstanding hydrodynamic properties of a penguin’s body became the starting point for the AUV design. One of […]

  • 31 August 2020
    Research & Development, Technology

    Kraken Robotics has secured $2.9 million from the National Research Council of Canada’s Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP). The Canadian company will receive the funding over a 26-month project period. Specifically, Kraken will use it to support the development of its seabed resident ThunderFish XL autonomous underwater vehicle. Building from the previous development efforts of […]

  • 7 August 2020
    Technology

    The Morrison Government is investing around $11 million to acquire AUV62-AT, an advanced anti submarine warfare capability for Defence. The new AUV62-AT will enhance Australia’s warfighting capabilities. “This advanced technology training target will simulate submarines and torpedos, providing highly realistic live training scenarios for submariners, aviators and surface vessel combat teams,” said Minister for Defence, […]

  • 20 July 2020
    Technology

    Kawasaki Heavy Industries has completed verification tests for the close-range inspections of a subsea pipeline by an autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) off the coast of Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture. With a focus on the growing demand for pipeline maintenance in offshore oil and gas fields, Kawasaki has been developing an AUV called SPICE (Subsea Precise […]

  • 20 July 2020
    Equipment, Research & Development, Technology

    French National Institute for Ocean Science Ifremer has selected subsea tech company iXblue to equip its new 6000-metre AUV. Specifically, the autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) is part of Ifremer’s CORAL project. The AUV will have synthetic aperture sonar (SAS), Sams-150, a Phins C7 Inertial Navigation System and a sub-bottom profiler Echoes 5,000. It will also […]

  • 9 July 2020
    Exploration & Production, Technology

    Modus has recently completed seabed survey at a new deep water well exploration site in Mediterranean waters, offshore Israel. UK based firm executed the survey on behalf of M-Surveys, part of the Maritech Group using Hybrid AUV (HAUV) technology. The 3000-metre rated Hybrid system carried out the offshore scope of work in water depths up […]

  • 2 June 2020
    Business developments & projects, Operations & Maintenance

    Modus Seabed Intervention has completed a high speed bathymetric and depth of burial survey of the inter array cable routes on the innogy operated Gwynt-y-Môr offshore wind farm. The company utilised the Modus HAUV-2 (Hybrid Autonomous Underwater Vehicle) for the work. The Gwynt-y-Môr offshore wind farm comprises 160 Siemens 3.6MW WTGs located approximately eight miles […]

  • 25 May 2020
    Business & Finance

    The Ministry of Waterways and Environment of Fiji has commissioned emergency dredging works of the Nakauvadra River in Rakiraki in a deal that will see the removal of all the soil by the contractor without Government having to pay for the works, The Fiji Times reports.  Commenting the latest news, Minister Dr. Mahendra Reddy described […]

  • 6 May 2020
    Equipment, Technology

    2G Robotics has officially launched a line of payloads for use on light, modular autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs). 2G’s RECON line of products include the RECON CS, a 4K stills camera and LED lightbar payload. It also included the RECON LS, a payload featuring the ULS-500 Micro laser scanner and Micro OBSERVER stills camera. Over […]

  • 31 March 2020
    Technology

    Kongsberg Maritime has developed a new launch and recovery system (LARS) solution for its HUGIN range of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs). The company came up with a solution to have the new LARS operating from midships, with the release and capture of HUGIN marine robots occurring beneath the sea surface. Launching and recovering AUVs under […]

  • 31 March 2020
    Equipment

    Kongsberg Maritime has developed a new launch and recovery system (LARS) solution for its HUGIN range of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs). The company came up with a solution to have the new LARS operating from midships, with the release and capture of HUGIN marine robots occurring beneath the sea surface. Launching and recovering AUVs under […]

  • 2 March 2020

    Ocean Infinity, a seabed survey and ocean exploration company, has been awarded a contract with ExxonMobil for geophysical and geotechnical data acquisition off Guyana.

  • 21 February 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Kongsberg Maritime has signed a contract for the sale of HUGIN AUV system to the Indian National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT), in Chennai, India. This sale has been conducted in collaboration with Kongsberg Maritime India, a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime. The HUGIN AUV System ordered by NIOT is rated to a depth of 6,000 […]

  • 10 February 2020
    Research & Development, Technology

    Mocean Energy has teamed up with energy major Chrysaor, subsea energy storage experts EC-OG and AUV specialist Modus in a project to look at using renewables for subsea power. The project, funded by the partners together with the Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC), will look to use Mocean Energy’s Blue Star wave energy converter […]

  • 6 December 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Fugro has completed the first deepwater autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) site survey for Brunei Shell Petroleum Company (BSP). BSP’s project lead Bilman Pardomuan Hutabarat said: “This campaign was the first deepwater survey project for Shell in Brunei and its success will lead to many more deepwater programmes.” The survey was performed in water depths of […]

  • 6 December 2019

    Dutch geophysical services provider Fugro has successfully completed the first deepwater autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) site survey for Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP).

  • 18 November 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Ocean Infinity, in partnership with Kraken Robotics, has reached what it calls a significant milestone in battery technology for autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs). The new technology has now been tested following 18 months of research, development and trials, which was aimed at improving the safety, efficiency, and quality of AUV operations. Ocean Infinity’s new 6000m […]

  • 6 November 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Hydroid, a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime, has integrated the Seaglider autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) division into its organization. The transfer of Seaglider from Kongsberg Underwater Technology, Inc. (KUTI) allows Hydroid to leverage complementary technologies and markets across the REMUS and Seaglider product lines. Integrating Seaglider into Hydroid also increases the range of technical solutions and […]

  • 24 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

     Berlin-based EvoLogics has introduced “Poggy” – a new bionic autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) that uses Fin-Ray technology. The vehicle is being developed as part of BONUS SEAMOUNT collaborative R&D project and made its first dives at Breaking The Surface 2019 workshop in early October 2019. Nicknamed “Poggy”, the AUV is a one of a […]