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  • 15 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    iXblue has been selected by the European Institute for Marine Studies (IUEM) to provide 8 Canopus LBL transponders for a major geodetic mission off the coast of Sicily. Deployed on the seabed, 2,500 meters below the surface, the Canopus transponders will measure the crustal deformation along the North-South Alfeo faults with a millimeter-scale resolution over […]

  • 6 December 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Oceaneering has used four 10-tonne capacity remotely operated vehicle (ROV) hooks from RUD to carry out two subsea contracts recently, in the Gulf of Mexico. The products were sourced from RUD distributor LiftPull. First, Oceaneering used the hooks to install long baseline (LBL) transponder frames, weighing 2,000 lbs. each, at specified subsea locations. Oceaneering was […]

  • 6 October 2015
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    French oil major Total and its project partners installed a Long BaseLine (LBL) acoustic positioning network, using the Sonardyne Fusion 6G technology, at Kaombo oil field offshore Angola. The campaign to deploy, calibrate and make ready for work the field-wide array of transponder frames, was completed in just 31 days using the seabed component of a Fusion […]

  • 10 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Leading project management, engineering and construction company Technip has completed 21 jumper metrology operations using Lodestar GyroCompatts from Sonardyne International Ltd. Using the latest Wideband Long BaseLine (LBL) acoustic positioning hardware by optimising its technique, Technip was able to complete each metrology operation in an average of 13 hours, with one such operation conducted in […]

  • 8 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    iXblue and Forssea have joined forces to bring more agile and cost-effective subsea operations. Combining Forssea’s Atoll, an observation-class ROV that offers autonomous docking capabilities, with iXblue’s DriX offshore going unmanned surface vessel (USV) and its Gaps USBL embedded gondola, both companies are now offering a new method of LBL transponders array deployment and calibration. […]

  • 29 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Reef Subsea AS announced that it has successfully completed two contracts for its new subsea support vessels to perform their maiden operations. The Reef Despina and Reef Larissa have recently completed their first projects for Aker Solutions and Heerema Marine Contractors, respectively. Reef Subsea’s Technocean company in Norway was awarded the maiden project for the […]

  • 29 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Reef Subsea AS announced that it has successfully completed two contracts for its new subsea support vessels to perform their maiden operations. The Reef Despina and Reef Larissa have recently completed their first projects for Aker Solutions and Heerema Marine Contractors, respectively. Reef Subsea’s Technocean company in Norway was awarded the maiden project for the […]

  • 29 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Reef Subsea AS announced that it has successfully completed two contracts for its new subsea support vessels to perform their maiden operations. The Reef Despina and Reef Larissa have recently completed their first projects for Aker Solutions and Heerema Marine Contractors, respectively. Reef Subsea’s Technocean company in Norway was awarded the maiden project for the […]

  • 5 June 2012

    Reef Subsea’s Technocean company in Norway was awarded the maiden project for the recently delivered Reef Despina. The vessel concluded the operation offshore in Bergen, undertaking sea trials for Aker Solutions’ third ROV Tie-in System (RTS). Simulating the water depth at the Goliat field in the Barents Sea, where the RTS tool will be premiered […]

  • 16 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Sonardyne International Ltd has received an order valued at over £2.1 million from international oil and gas turnkey contractor, Saipem. The order includes six SPRINT systems and associated acoustic positioning equipment making it Sonardyne’s largest sale of acoustically aided inertial navigation technology to date. SPRINT (Subsea Precision Reference Inertial Navigation Technology) will be deployed in […]

  • 9 July 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Australia-based subsea services specialist Neptune has become the latest company to adopt Sonardyne’s new, all-in-one acoustic and inertial positioning technology platform to support its offshore survey projects. The order, made through Sonardyne’s Singapore subsidiary, includes the supply of Fusion 2 software, Compatt 6 seabed transponders and ROVNav 6 LBL (Long BaseLine) vehicle-mounted transceivers. The Compatt […]

  • 14 June 2016
    Equipment

    International oil and gas contractor, Saipem, has extended the capability of its Sonardyne sixth generation (6G) acoustic positioning transponders, making them suitable for a range of subsea autonomous monitoring tasks. The work to convert the Compatt 6 instruments into autonomous monitoring transponders (AMTs) was undertaken by engineers based at Sonardyne’s Brazilian headquarters in Rio das Ostras […]

  • 20 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Leading subsea equipment rental company Ashtead Technology has announced the purchase of $1.4m of Sonardyne 6G subsea acoustic positioning equipment. The announcement was made on the opening day of the Oceanology International 2012 exhibition and conference in London. The new equipment will be added to Ashtead Technology’s extensive worldwide rental fleet and includes Compatt 6 […]

  • 16 October 2012
    Equipment

    Sonardyne International Ltd has been awarded a high value contract for the supply of 6G® subsea acoustic positioning technology for the Guará-Lula NE oilfield development offshore Brazil. The order was placed by leading marine equipment rental company Seatronics, an Acteon company, who is hiring the equipment to Subsea 7, the company responsible for the engineering, […]

  • 7 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Continuing its investment in Sonardyne 6G acoustic positioning technology, Subsea Technology & Rentals (STR) boosted its rental stock with the purchase of Ranger 2 USBL tracking systems, a Lodestar GyroCompatt, Wideband Mini Transponders (WMTs), LBL Compatt 6 transponders with specialist inclinometer DigiQuartz sensors and ROVNav 6 transceivers from Sonardyne International Ltd. The equipment has been […]

  • 5 February 2019
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Unique Group has placed orders worth in excess of £1 million with Sonardyne International for its Fusion 2 and 6+ underwater survey and positioning technologies. Unique Group’s orders will see multiple copies of Sonardyne’s Fusion 2 Long BaseLine (LBL) and INS operating platform and a large number of the Compatt 6+ seabed transponders and ROVNav 6+ vehicle-mounted transceivers […]

  • 8 September 2015
    Equipment

    French oil major Total, operator for the Egina oil field offshore Nigeria, together with its construction and survey partners, has installed a Fusion 6G subsea positioning network to support its development of the $15 billion project. The acoustic technology specified for Egina was supplied by Sonardyne International Ltd, UK. According to Sonardyne, the Egina technology […]

  • 16 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Sonardyne International Ltd has been awarded a high value contract for the supply of 6G® subsea acoustic positioning technology for the Guará-Lula NE oilfield development offshore Brazil. The order was placed by leading marine equipment rental company Seatronics, an Acteon company, who is hiring the equipment to Subsea 7, the company responsible for the engineering, […]

  • 14 October 2015
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Subsea 7 has used acoustic and inertial navigation technologies from Sonardyne International during a project to install flowlines, risers and subsea structures at a new deep water field development in the Gulf of Mexico, due to start production in 2016. To meet the positioning requirements of the project, Fred Goodloe III, Project Surveyor for Subsea 7 […]

  • 14 June 2016
    Equipment

    International oil and gas turnkey contractor, Saipem, has extended the capability of its Sonardyne sixth generation (6G) acoustic positioning transponders, adding functionality that makes the equipment now suitable for a wide range of subsea autonomous monitoring tasks. Sonardyne stated on Monday that the work to convert the Compatt 6 instruments into Autonomous Monitoring Transponders (AMTs) […]

  • 9 April 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Leading subsea equipment solutions specialist Ashtead Technology has announced the purchase of £1.3 million of Sonardyne 6G acoustic positioning equipment. The announcement was made on the opening day of Ocean Business 2013 in Southampton, UK. This latest acquisition is the second significant order placed by the company for 6G in the last 12 months, further […]

  • 7 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Sixth generation underwater positioning technology from Sonardyne Brasil has been chosen by vessel owner and operator Companhia Brasileira de Offshore (CBO) to meet Brazil’s new contracting specifications for subsea positioning. The multi-functional Compatt 6 transponders and Ranger 2 USBL (Ultra-Short BaseLine) HPT transceivers that make up the order will be utilised alongside existing Sonardyne technology […]