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  • 17 October 2014
    Equipment

    Hibbard Inshore has set the record for the longest flooded tunnel inspection against flow. Success came from using the Saab Seaeye Sabertooth AUV/ROV hybrid vehicle.  Used as a tethered ROV, which was important to Hibbard for real time data feedback, vehicle control, and safety measures, the Sabertooth swam the eight kilometres of tunnel against a […]

  • 5 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Inside Australia’s Snowy Mountain hydro scheme, leading underwater service provider, Hibbard Inshore, say they have broken the record for the longest tunnel inspection by a tethered vehicle using their newest long-range vehicle, the Saab Seaeye Sabertooth. Importantly, this meant there was no need to drain the tunnel system, which saved closing down several power stations. […]

  • 14 May 2020
    Equipment, Technology

    Michigan-based Hibbard Inshore has acquired a second Saab Seaeye Sabertooth underwater robotic vehicle. Hibbard was first to adopt the Sabertooth technology for tunnel inspection, breaking their record with a 12 kilometre Australian run. Sabertooth technology also enabled them to lead in water-filled tunnel inspection at speed and against flow – and negotiate more consecutive bends […]

  • 22 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    APTelecom has completed the latest in its series of ‘State of Subsea’ expert events on October 2nd at the world-renowned ToT Academy in Bangkok, Thailand. The event was the third in the ‘State of Subsea’ expert event series that APTelecom, and marked the first time that a ‘State of Subsea’ event was hosted outside of […]

  • 14 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    APTelecom, a facilities-based telecom consulting and service company specializing in emerging markets, announced that it has been engaged by Angola Cables to serve as overall International Sales Manager in the creation of a new submarine cable system SACS, joining Africa and South America. The cable will contain four fibre pairs, each capable of transmitting 100 […]

  • 11 December 2014

    NOAA and partners released three-dimensional sonar maps and images of an immigrant steamship lost more than 100 years ago in what many consider the worst maritime disaster in San Francisco history. On Feb. 22, the SS City of Rio de Janeiro struck jagged rocks near the Golden Gate Bridge and sank almost immediately, killing 128 […]

  • 27 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Port Macquarie-Hastings Council will host a public information session early next month to present the results of a project to map sea level rise (SLR) across the local government area. The session will be held on June 10, between 5 pm and 7 pm in the function room at Council’s administration centre in Port Macquarie. […]

  • 18 January 2011

    Federal scientists are recommending rules that could restrict cruise ship visits to Alaska’s Hubbard Glacier, the longest tidewater glacier in North America, because of the threat they pose to harbor seals, a marine mammal important to Native Alaskan subsistence hunters in nearby Yakutat.

  • 30 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    Global Marine Group (GMG) has appointed Simon Hibberd as managing director of its joint venture S. B. Submarine Systems (SBSS), a provider of subsea cable installation and maintenance services in China. Hibberd worked for Global Marine since 1988, initially worked on board Global Marine’s cable ships. In 2007, he moved ashore and has subsequently held […]

  • 10 October 2011

    The state Parks and Recreation Department is seeking a permit to excavate up to 210 cubic yards of sand and silt from Dexter Lake as part of… By Saul Hubbard (registerguard) [mappress] Source: registerguard, October 10, 2011;

  • 23 June 2009

    Galbraith’s has appointed Nick Hubbard as its new MD. The shipbroker and consultancy company said the appointment would help further expansion

  • 7 September 2016

    Global Marine Systems has achieved Special Purpose Ships (SPS) notation for its C.S. Sovereign multi-role DPS-2 vessel. The achievement means that C.S. Sovereign can now carry up to 50 people on board over and above the working crew, such as client representatives or project specific personnel, the company explained. “Gaining SPS notation has taken two […]

  • 24 October 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    S. B. Submarine Systems (SBSS) has completed the Stingray fibre optic cable installation project for Ifactors in Malaysia. The installation and burial of 72.4 km of fibre optic cable was completed by the cable ship the Bold Maverick, utilizing both the Hi-plough and remotely operated vehicle (ROV) Sea Lion. The first cable was installed between Rompin […]

  • 8 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    The closure of the 60-year old AKD Engineering Ltd in Lowestoft, Suffolk, with the loss of 113 jobs, was described as ‘a massive body blow’ to the workforce and the local economy by UK’s largest union, Unite. The company announced it is to close the business from the end of June, following several years of […]

  • 26 September 2012
    Human Capital, Research & Development

    How often and how a wind farm is accessed has a big impact on the safety of those working offshore. In a presentation from Julian Hubbard, the Group HSE manager for RES Offshore, on the offshore wind health and safety industry, he explains that through a lifecycle approach to access and the service of offshore […]

  • 30 March 2011
    Business & Finance

      Paxton Energy, Inc. , an energy turnaround company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and drilling of oil and natural gas properties,  announces that on March 28, 2011, Paxton entered into a definitive agreement with Montecito Offshore, LLC (“Montecito”) of Louisiana to acquire a 70% working interest in 546.875 acres in the Vermilion 179 […]