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  • 24 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Nautilus Minerals has completed the first trial of its newly-developed autonomous sediment sampler. The insect-inspired creation is dubbed the “Nautilus Jumping Spider” and resembling its animal namesake, it sports a number of “tubular” legs. On landing on the seafloor, a mechanical trigger starts both the suction system that delivers sediment up the tubular legs and […]

  • 29 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

      Senior Scientist Hideki Kobayashi and research team members from the Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC: Asahiko Taira, President) Institute of Biogeosciences have been investigating the ecology of an amphipod (Hirondellea gigas) living in the Challenger Deep of the Mariana Trench (10,900 m depth). The amphipod Hirondellea gigas is an amazing creature […]

  • 17 April 2015
    Equipment

    SeaRobotics Corporation announces the successful design, construction and delivery of two pairs of sediment sampling grabs to the field operations division of CSA Ocean Sciences Inc. (CSA), a Florida-based marine environmental consulting firm. SeaRobotics designed, manufactured and delivered a pair of Smith-MacIntyre grab samplers and a pair of Van Veen grab samplers. Constructed in SeaRobotics’ […]

  • 20 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Gardline Environmental, a division of Gardline Marine Sciences, have recently expanded their deep water environmental sampling capability with the purchase a 12 barrel Megacore and a 12 bottle Rosette water sampler. The Megacore provides an efficient and effective way of collecting surface seabed samples. It gives Gardline the ability to collect high quality, undisturbed sediment […]

  • 7 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    CSA Ocean Sciences (CSA), under a subcontract to Jacobs, has completed a comprehensive environmental monitoring survey offshore Puerto Rico for the Puerto Rico Aqueduct Authority (PRASA). The survey included physical, biological, and chemical field sampling and data collection at the Aguadilla, Arecibo, and Ponce Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant (RWWTP) outfalls Since 1999, CSA has been […]

  • 21 May 2018
    Research & Development

    The RRS James Cook vessel has left Southampton for a research expedition to the Porcupine Abyssal Plain – Sustained Observatory (PAP-SO) in the northeast Atlantic Ocean. The expedition aims to answer fundamental questions about how potential environmental and ecological stressors are influencing the open ocean from surface to seabed. Researchers will be tracking the flow of the greenhouse gas […]

  • 22 August 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

      Alpine Ocean Seismic Survey has expanded its portfolio of environmental data collection services with the addition of a new suite of underwater video camera and sediment sampling technologies. Strengthening its status as a premier provider of geophysical, hydrographic, oceanographic, geotechnical, environmental, and positioning services, Alpine‘s expanded offerings now allow clients to take advantage of […]

  • 13 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    When worldwide leader in integrated environmental services, EnGlobe Corp required highly sensitive photoionisation (PID) devices for the daily monitoring of potential hydrocarbon emissions during its demanding River Kishon dredging project in Israel, they chose two hand held Tiger volatile organic compound (VOC) detectors from Ion Science. The unique and complex project involves dredging approximately 500,000m³ […]

  • 24 June 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The RRS Discovery departed Southampton for this year’s annual research expedition to the Porcupine Abyssal Plain sustained ocean observatory (PAP-SO) in the northeast Atlantic. These expeditions aim to answer questions about how environmental and ecological stressors are influencing the open ocean, by providing sustained observations throughout the depth of the ocean at the PAP-SO. Researchers […]

  • 20 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Chemical testing of water and sediment samples gathered two miles from the Elgin platform gas leak indicate there has been no direct marine contamination from the incident. Samples collected were tested for the presence of oil and gas (hydrocarbon) pollution at the Marine Scotland Science laboratory in Aberdeen. Results are now available for seawater and […]

  • 3 March 2020
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Damen Oskarshamnsvarvet in Sweden has won a contract to undertake a major life extension programme on the survey and research vessel S/V Ocean Surveyor, owned by SGU, Sweden’s national geological survey agency. The vessel will undergo the life-time extension over the course of 12 months. It will include the replacement of the all the machinery, […]

  • 20 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    Chemical testing of water and sediment samples gathered two miles from the Elgin platform gas leak indicate there has been no direct marine contamination from the incident. Samples collected were tested for the presence of oil and gas (hydrocarbon) pollution at the Marine Scotland Science laboratory in Aberdeen. Results are now available for seawater and […]

  • 17 April 2014
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Gardline Environmental Limited, part of the marine specialists Gardline Marine Sciences Limited, through WAW International, were awarded, at the end of 2013, a contract to undertake Environmental and MetOcean surveys in South Eastern Mediterranean by BP. Gardline’s survey vessel, the M/V Ocean Observer, mobilised in Malta just before Christmas in order to complete a 25 day […]

  • 7 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    On August 9, 2015, RRS James Cook will set sail for a five-week expedition in the NE Atlantic, led by NOC scientist Dr Veerle Huvenne. This will be the first-ever British expedition to simultaneously use three different types of deep-submergence robotic vehicles. The Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) Autosub6000 and the Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) ISIS, […]

  • 18 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    At the end of 2013 Gardline Environmental Limited, part of the marine specialists Gardline Marine Sciences Limited, through WAW International, were awarded a contract to undertake Environmental and MetOcean surveys in South Eastern Mediterranean by BP. Gardline’s survey vessel, the M/V Ocean Observer, mobilised in Malta just before Christmas in order to complete a 25 […]

  • 26 March 2012
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Yesterday at noon, local time (10 p.m. ET), James Cameron’s “vertical torpedo” sub broke the surface of the western Pacific, carrying the National Geographic explorer and filmmaker back from the Mariana Trench’s Challenger Deep—Earth’s deepest, and perhaps most alien, realm. The first human to reach the 6.8-mile-deep (11-kilometer-deep) undersea valley solo, Cameron arrived at the […]

  • 27 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, is the DEEPSEA CHALLENGE Project’s primary science collaborator and Scripps scientists were part of the expedition team with Cameron. For nearly a decade, Scripps has been involved with James Cameron in developing new ways to explore and study the deepest parts of the oceans. With its decades-long history […]

  • 13 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Nearly 190 exhibiting companies from 21 countries – Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Iran, Italy, Japan, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, UK, and USA – will be gathering in Shanghai on 3-5 September 2013 for the inaugural Oceanology International 2013 exhibition and conference being staged at […]

  • 29 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Ocean Scientific International Ltd (OSIL) has recently released a new Microplastics Sampler for the collection of water samples for the analysis of microplastics. “Microplastics” refers to plastic particles smaller than 5 mm and includes fragments, films, pellets/nurdles, granules/beads, filaments and foams. The Microplastics Sampler from OSIL is a large-volume water sampler that allows researchers to […]

  • 5 March 2020
    Equipment

    Ocean Scientific International Ltd (OSIL) has reported sharp sales increase in Marine Snow Catchers for carbon and nutrient cycle studies  over the past few months. The Marine Snow Catchers are large volume water samplers which possess separable top and bottom sections. These modular sections allow researchers to collect and characterise suspended and sinking particles in […]

  • 1 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    N-Seatec Subsea Systems B.V has been awarded a contract, from an undisclosed client, for the design and delivery of a special subsea sampler device. N-Seatec, an expert in design and manufacturing of underwater equipment, is providing technical solutions and services to in on-and offshore industry, dredging industry, survey departments and diving companies. The company did […]

  • 7 December 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    McLane Research Laboratories has introduced a new a 7,000-meter deep option for its large volume water transfer system (WTS-LV) samplers. The WTS-LV Deep option is available on the Standard, Dual Filter, and High Capacity WTS-LV models, and can also be retrofit to existing WTS-LV systems. “The LV Deep option provides 35% greater depth capacity and […]