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  • 6 December 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norway’s Agder Dykk, is extending its scope of operations in the region with a new Saab Seaeye Falcon underwater robotic vehicle. An early task for Agder Dykk’s Falcon is a survey of Norway’s harbours to provide data for the authorities on the status of sediment built up over decades of environmentally polluting activities. In addition […]

  • 24 August 2018
    Equipment

    Huon Aquaculture, based in Australia, has doubled its fleet of Saab Seaeye Falcons to four vehicles. The two new Falcons will join the fleet to inspect nets, rigging and moorings at Huon’s aquaculture pens. The pens are positioned in areas of strong current and rough water favored for salmon farming as it mimics their natural […]

  • 28 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    RoRo passenger ferry Red Falcon collided with a motor cruiser due to poor navigational watchkeeping practice.

  • 15 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Oceanica, the long established Brazilian subsea engineering company, has ordered two Saab Seaeye Falcon ROVs for its expanding operations with Petrobras. The Falcon’s respected reputation in Brazil was a decider for Oceanica, says head of ROV operations, Manoel Teixeira Lopes Filho. For him, the Falcon’s world-proven reliability and performance was a vital factor. Both ROVs will […]

  • 31 July 2015

    America’s first Bachelor of Science in Maritime Technology, offered by Northwestern Michigan College, is to get a special Falcon ROV, Saab Seaeye informed. In what the college says is a pioneering new capability the Falcon will be fitted with an advanced sonar system that will help graduates study ROVs as a multi-component resource used across […]

  • 23 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Underwater services provider ASI Marine is expanding its Saab Seaeye Falcon fleet. Known for sending the 300-metre rated remotely operated underwater vehicle on a five kilometre long tunnel inspection, the company is now adding the 1000-metre rated Falcon version to its collection. The acquisition extends ASI Marine’s overall ROV fleet, providing inspection, survey and diving […]

  • 14 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    At the Saab Seaeye stand at Oceanology International 2018, STR’s managing director, Scott Johnstone announced plans to expand Falcon fleet of remotely operated vehicles. Subsea Technology & Rentals (STR) added an additional Saab Seaeye Falcon its rental fleet of inspection class vehicles, with planned investment for more Falcons in the near future. According to Saab […]

  • 15 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Oceanica, Brazilian subsea engineering company, has ordered two Saab Seaeye Falcon ROVs for its expanding operations with Petrobras.

  • 20 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Abyss Aqua has bought a second Saab Seaeye Falcon electric underwater robotic system. The Norwegian aquaculture industry services provider added the deeper-rated 1000 metre version of the Falcon to their extensive fleet of underwater vehicles. “We decided to go for the Falcon DR, not only because of its reliability, but also its price,” says ROV manager, Hans […]

  • 1 September 2015

    Falcon Oil & Gas said that its Kalala S-1 well in the Beetaloo Basin of the Northern Territory, Australia, found over 500 meters shale gas with net pay of more than 150 meters.

  • 17 June 2015
    Equipment

    AgustaWestland, an Anglo-Italian helicopter manufacturing company, has delivered two AW189 super medium helicopters to Falcon Aviation Services (FALCON) of Abu Dhabi, in offshore transport configuration. The company says that the deliveries and entry into service in the UAE of the AW189 was marked by ceremony at Marina Mall Helipad in the presence of Sheikh Zayed […]

  • 14 March 2018
    Equipment

    Subsea Technology & Rentals Ltd (STR) has added an additional Saab Seaeye Falcon robotic vehicle to its global rental fleet of inspection class vehicles.

  • 27 June 2018
    Equipment

    KB Dykk and AQS have taken delivery of the Saab Seaeye Falcon robotic vehicle (ROV), following a merger of the two aquaculture support companies. With 23 service vessels and over 60 divers, the new enlarged grouping becomes the second biggest aquaculture support organisation in Norway, Saab noted. Ola Krylstad, managing director of KB Dykk, said he […]

  • 23 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    A Saab Seaeye Falcon electric underwater robotic vehicle is to help support a network of oceanographic and atmospheric sensors that are part of the Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI) transforming ocean research. Funded by the National Science Foundation, the overall OOI program is managed by Massachusetts-based Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. The moored, mobile autonomous, and cabled […]

  • 7 May 2020
    Equipment, Technology

    Nigeria-based Geocadinal Integrated Services, has ordered a Saab Seaeye Falcon remotely operated vehicle, fully fitted for survey work. The customised survey suite on Geocadinal’s ROV includes a Digital Edge HDD dual channel recording and eventing system. It also comes with a dual laser system for video survey and measurement, and a Tritech sonar. “The Falcon […]

  • 16 September 2019
    Equipment

    Film-Ocean, an independent subsea contractor, has ordered its 10th Saab Seaeye Falcon remotely operated vehicle (ROV). “To reach the milestone of our 10th Falcon ROV is an incredible achievement and it has been a great opportunity to further build our relationship with Saab Seaeye. The latest deep rated Falcon is a welcome addition to our […]

  • 17 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    ASI Marine has established the record for the longest tunnel swim with a Falcon ROV. By modifying the Saab Seaeye Falcon ROV, they were able to send the vehicle through a pipeline stretching over four kilometres under Gladstone Harbour, Queensland to Curtis Island. ASI Marine also sent the same modified Falcon through five kilometres of feeder pipes […]

  • 6 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Saab Seaeye and Los Angeles Long Beach Fire Department have found a way to cut the time that takes to find a victim underwater from an average of three hours, to less than 30 minutes using a cleverly modified Falcon ROV that can rapidly sweep the area. Initially, finding a faster solution using a ROV-mounted sonar […]

  • 24 October 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    UK subsea services company, Rovco, has expanded its ROV and hydrographic survey capabilities with the addition of a Saab Seaeye Falcon DR ROV to its fleet. The 1000m depth rated, long range Falcon DR is an electric underwater robotic system which will be used in commercial purposes and to support Rovco’s R&D projects. The Falcon DR […]

  • 16 June 2017
    Equipment

    The Royal Moroccan Gendarmerie has chosen a Saab Seaeye Falcon underwater robotic vehicle for their search, rescue and recovery operations. The Falcon will be deployed along Morocco’s 2000 km coastline and in the country’s many inland lakes. The Gendarmerie liked that in strong currents the Falcon can manoeuver with precision and remain steady on task, […]

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

    The Venezuelan Government has chosen a Saab Seaeye Falcon ROV fitted with a special survey system for inspection of its Guri Dam and associated turbines. Built in the 1960s and one of the largest reservoirs on earth, work is underway to extend the life of the dam by 30 years. In addition to its subsea […]

  • 6 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Bound for tasks at the southernmost tip of Chile, Chilean diving and ROV operator, Nautilus, has added a Falcon ROV to its Saab Seaeye fleet of ROVs. Francisco Ayarza, who founded Nautilus in 1959, bought his first Seaeye ROV in 1991 – and it is still in operation today, some 22 years later. Then he […]