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  • 4 October 2018
    Equipment

    Autonomous Robotics (ARL) has completed autonomous sea trials of a prototype ‘flying node’ autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV).

  • 16 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The board of Autonomous Robotics Ltd (ARL) has appointed Rear Admiral (retired) Jon Westbrook CBE and Commodore (retired) Phillip Titterton CBE as defence advisor to the board and defence consultant respectively. Rear Admiral Westbrook retired in 2013 after a distinguished career in the Royal Navy, which culminated as Chief of Staff Allied Maritime Command Naples […]

  • 20 October 2015
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Autonomous Robotics is developing a Flying Node system which operates as a swarm of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV’s) for recording OBS data.  OBS surveys record very high quality seismic data especially suitable for field appraisal and development. Using the Flying Node system, ARL predicts a tenfold increase in the deployment and recovery rates compared to […]

  • 26 June 2017
    Equipment

    Thalassa Holdings, a London-listed company, has received what is says is an indication of interest from a party looking to buy its subsidiary WGP Holdings. In a statement on Monday, Thalassa said the interested party, aiming to take a 100 percent of WGP, had started preliminary due diligence and the on-going discussions “may or may […]

  • 5 October 2018
    Equipment

    ARL has entered into a collaboration with RGU on swarm technology research of a system for a swarm of autonomous underwater sensor flying nodes.

  • 2 April 2018
    Equipment

    A project by the Oil & Gas Technology Centre (OGTC), Total, and Taurob, in partnership with Technische Universitaet Darmstadt (TU Darmstadt), will develop and trial a mobile robot for autonomous operational inspection.

  • 25 July 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Innovatum has teamed up its Smartrak magnetic sensor system to a Saab Seaeye Sabertooth autonomous robotic vehicle to hunt down and survey buried submarine pipelines, energy cables and communication cables. The Sabertooth is said to be  the only autonomous vehicle able to handle the out-rigged Smartrak as the smallest survey system of its type. “I’ve waited years […]

  • 24 June 2020
    Business developments & projects, Innovation, IT & Software, Technology

    The team behind the Innovate UK-funded, two-year MIMRee (Multi-Platform Inspection, Maintenance and Repair in Extreme Environments) project has revealed breakthroughs achieved during its first year of running. The MIMRee project has made concrete steps toward reaching its ultimate goal of having an autonomous system capable of planning its own operational missions to offshore wind farms and […]

  • 29 September 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    Lockheed Martin has launched Vector Hawk, an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), on command from the Marlin MK2 autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) during a cross-domain command and control event hosted by the U.S. Navy. In addition to Marlin and Vector Hawk, the Submaran, an unmanned surface vehicle (USV) developed by Ocean Aero, provided surface reconnaissance and surveillance. […]

  • 22 August 2012
    Equipment

    Seismic surveys are the primary means by which geologists find possible places where oil or gas is hiding underground. They involve digitally processing recordings of seismic waves — essentially sound waves — to create images of rock layers.

  • 16 October 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The ORCA Hub, a consortium of five UK universities, has unveiled fully autonomous drones that can inspect offshore energy infrastructure. The ORCA Hub is led by the Edinburgh Centre for Robotics, a partnership between Heriot-Watt University and the University of Edinburgh. The consortium also includes Imperial College London, the University of Oxford and the University of Liverpool. […]

  • 16 October 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The ORCA Hub, a consortium of five UK universities, has unveiled fully autonomous drones that can inspect offshore energy infrastructure. The ORCA Hub is led by the Edinburgh Centre for Robotics, a partnership between Heriot-Watt University and the University of Edinburgh. The consortium also includes Imperial College London, the University of Oxford and the University of Liverpool. […]

  • 24 August 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    A team of scientists and engineers from the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) and Newcastle University (NU) have developed a novel technique to measure sea surface height directly using global navigation satellite system (GNSS) technology in combination with a marine surface autonomous vehicle (SAV) called a GNSS-Wave Glider. The development team comprises of Miguel Maqueda (Leader […]

  • 15 October 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    Edinburgh scientists have demonstrated their latest robotics technology developed for the renewable energy sector as part of a multi-million-pound collaboration. A consortium of five universities, including Edinburgh, has unveiled the latest results from the ORCA Hub – an academic centre for research into robotics technology for offshore energy infrastructure. The consortium showcased 16 autonomous and semi-autonomous […]

  • 1 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) has appointed Dr Matthew Palmer as its new chief scientist to lead on Science Community Engagement for National Marine Facilities – Marine Autonomous and Robotic Systems (MARS). This NOC team develops and operates autonomous systems in support of NERC’s Marine Facilities Programme. Dr Palmer’s role will be aimed at promoting […]

  • 19 January 2015
    Research & Development, Technology

    A group of maritime engineering students share a futuristic vision to send robots into outer space to explore planetary lakes. The potential uses for these robots on Earth is also limitless, including sending fleets of drones to provide quick and safe response to natural disasters and creating a “wired ocean” that provides early notice of […]

  • 4 October 2018
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Autonomous Robotics Ltd (ARL), part of Thalassa, has completed sea trials of a prototype ‘flying node’ autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) offshore Plymouth harbour. The trials were performed under the supervision of Arran Holloway, ARL’s engineering director, and are a major step forward in the proof of concept prototype development phase. The trial demonstrated the AUV autonomous […]

  • 28 May 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    A new GBP 4 million cross-sector project is set to develop the world’s first fully autonomous robotic inspection and repair solution for offshore wind farms. The Innovate UK-funded MIMRee (Multi-Platform Inspection, Maintenance and Repair in Extreme Environments) is a two-year project bringing in expertise from the fields of robotics, non-destructive testing, artificial intelligence, space mission […]

  • 26 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Thalassa Holdings said it has received an indication of interest from an undisclosed industry participant for the potential acquisition of 100% of the business and assets of a marine geophysical services company WGP Group. The interested party has begun preliminary due diligence and the on-going discussions may or may not lead to a letter of intent, […]

  • 19 January 2015
    Research & Development, Technology

    A group of maritime engineering students share a futuristic vision to send robots into outer space to explore planetary lakes. The potential uses for these robots on Earth is also limitless, including sending fleets of drones to provide quick and safe response to natural disasters and creating a “wired ocean” that provides early notice of […]

  • 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 […]

  • 5 June 2018
    Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics’ German subsidiary, Kraken Robotik GmbH, has secured contract funding for two development initiatives for evaluation of SeaVision sensors and AI control software for autonomous underwater vehicles. The company informed that it has secured over $900,000 in contract funding for the two projects. The two projects are called ARIM and RoboVaaS and are collaborative […]