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  • 17 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Hydroid, a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime, has released Line Capture Line Recovery (LCLR), a self-contained module that is initially offered on Hydroid’s REMUS 600 autonomous underwater vehicle for the purpose of autonomous launch and recovery. “We designed the LCLR to be a first-of-its-kind system that will make the launch and recovery process completely autonomous,” said […]

  • 5 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Sonar Systems said it will receive a non-refundable financial contribution of up to $485,000 from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP). In addition to technical and business advisory services provided by NRC-IRAP, the funding is being used to develop autonomous launch and recovery systems (A-LARS) for unmanned maritime vehicles. […]

  • 18 May 2018
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    MacArtney has supplied autonomously operating winches to US-based Textron Systems, for naval application on USVs. The Common Unmanned Surface Vehicles (CUSVTM) will be provided with purpose-built winches designed and tested according to the MIL standards. The scope of work comprises design, manufacture, assembly, testing and delivery of autonomous launch and recovery systems custom-engineered to adapt to specific […]

  • 25 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Planet Ocean and ASV recently demonstrated autonomous launch and recovery of multiple AUVs from an ASV as the closing part of their Innovate UK & Dstl funded project. The demonstration, in front of invited guests from the project partners, Planet Ocean, National Oceanography Centre, ASV Ltd, University of Southampton and funders Innovate UK and Dstl […]

  • 4 October 2019
    Project & Tenders

    Kraken Robotics has been chosen as the successful bidder on a program for the acquisition of new sonar systems for an unnamed international navy. The navy customer has notified Kraken that it intends to enter into a contract with the company after the expiration of a standstill period. This was a competitive bid process for […]

  • 7 July 2020

    Kraken Robotics has been confirmed by the Royal Danish Navy as a supplier of the sonar systems, following the completion of a complaint process. Kraken was originally chosen as the successful bidder on a program for the acquisition of new sonar systems for the navy in October 2019. The delay since then was the result […]

  • 10 June 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotic Systems has established a new 4,000 square foot facility named the Unmanned Maritime Vehicles Facility (UMVF). The UMVF is located at the Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship (COVE) in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Kraken’s Handling Systems Group has already moved into the new location and will continue to build Kraken’s Tentacle Winch and […]

  • 17 April 2019
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics has been awarded a financial contribution of $1 million from the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador under the Innovation and Business Development Funding (IBDF) program and will be used for the initial phase of the OceanVision project that Kraken plans to pursue as part of the Ocean Supercluster initiative. OceanVision is a proposed […]

  • 4 April 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    The autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV) market has grown over the last decade, and Hydroid’s REMUS vehicles have become the tool of choice for military and commercial markets worldwide. Hydroid is a Massachusetts marine robotics firm, founded in 2001 by a team of engineers, led by Christopher von Alt, who invented the REMUS technology base at The […]

  • 26 January 2018
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The GEBCO-NF Alumni Team has completed technology readiness tests of the Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE. The test were conducted using a combined unmanned surface vessel (USV) and autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) system. The goal of the XPRIZE challenge is to advance ocean technologies for rapid, unmanned and high-resolution ocean exploration and discovery. The Team used […]

  • 20 October 2016
    Project & Tenders

    ECA and Vestdavit have signed a cooperation agreement to develop new launch and recovery systems for unmanned maritime systems (UMS). As part of the agreement ECA will bring its knowledge in operating unmanned underwater and surface vehicles, in particular the launch and recovery of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs). In addition, Vestdavit will provide its experience in […]

  • 26 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Based near Portsmouth in the UK, ASV Ltd, in partnership with nine other commercial and research organisations, has been awarded funding by Innovate UK to undertake in excess of £3 million worth of research and development for Maritime Autonomous Systems (MAS). Three separate projects involving ASV will look to address different areas covering the wide […]

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

    L3 Technologies said it has successful demonstrated an Autonomous Surface Vessel (ASV) deploying, operating and recovering a Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV). In what is said to be an industry first, the C-Worker 7 ASV deployed an inspection-class ROV for vertical and horizontal subsea inspection. The proof of concept demonstration took place over two weeks in […]

  • 18 September 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK has been selected to provide an autonomous route survey capability for Project WILTON. The Royal Navy’s Mine Countermeasures & Hydrographic Capability (MHC) team are assessing the ability to ‘deliver UK Peacetime route survey capability by exploiting Maritime Autonomous Systems’. AEUK has been chosen to provide an autonomous ARCIMS unmanned surface vessel (USV) […]

  • 5 June 2020
    Environment, Equipment, Innovation, Technology

    Kongsberg Maritime has signed its first contract for an ROV launch & recovery system (LARS), specifically designed to handle remotely operated vehicles from unmanned vessels. The contract comes from Ocean Infinity, who will install the system on its Armada fleet of robotic ships. Kongsberg ’s LARS is part of a system design to eliminate the […]

  • 19 September 2016
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Osbit, the subsea engineering and technology company, has delivered two subsystems for an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV), operated by subsea and seabed intervention company Modus. Osbit has designed and manufactured a floating launch dock and a sea parking garage to meet Modus’s launch and recovery requirements for its Saab Sabertooth hybrid AUV, a lightweight underwater […]

  • 17 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The National Oceanography Centre (NOC), along with nine UK partners from across industry and academia, has won funding from Innovate UK to enable £2.9 million worth of collaborative research & development for Marine Autonomous Systems. Starting later this year the projects will see NOC working closely with businesses to develop a low cost robot sub, […]

  • 16 October 2018

    UTEC, a part of Acteon, has recently commissioned its new launch and recovery system (LARS) for a fleet of seven autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV), used for seabed surveys in the oil and renewables industries. UTEC’s new LARS is a floating garage that enables an AUV to be launched and recovered without the need for a […]

  • 7 October 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

      Bluefin Robotics, a leader in the design and manufacturing of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs) announced this week that the company will be offering in-water demonstration of the Bluefin-21 AUV at the RESON User Conference to be held 31 October to 3 November at the Hyatt Regency Jersey City on the Hudson River. The Bluefin-21 […]

  • 4 December 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    International Submarine Engineering Ltd.  announces that the Japan Coast Guard (JCG) has placed an order for an Explorer autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV). The vehicle will be used for marine search and recovery as well as survey operations. The JCG Explorer will also be supplied with a light-weight self-articulating ramp based launch and recovery system which […]

  • 11 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    R&D Magazine bestowed one of its coveted R&D 100 Awards on Proteus co-developers Battelle, The Columbia Group and Bluefin Robotics. Proteus, a new class of underwater vehicle that is unique in its ability to operate in either manned or autonomous mode, has been recognized as one of the best technical products of the year. With […]

  • 22 February 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    Marine-i, the EU funded programme set up to boost marine innovation in Cornwall, has made a grant award to specialist marine technology company, Submarine Technology Ltd (STL). Based in Cowes on the Isle of Wight, STL have opened a new office in Penryn, Cornwall, to focus on designing and building their futuristic robotic arm. The […]