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  • 23 July 2019
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Kraken Robotics has provided sonar and laser scanning technologies for ThayerMahan and the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) joint operations. This follows a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) signed between Kraken and NOAA as well as Kraken’s strategic partnership signed with ThayerMahan, both in 2018. The demonstration, taking place onboard NOAA’s ship Okeanos […]

  • 24 June 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Kraken Robotics has been selected by the US Office of the Secretary of Defense, Comparative Test Office, to participate in a Foreign Comparative Testing (FCT) program in support of a US Navy Program of Record managed by the Naval Sea Systems Command, EOD Program Office. The FCT is designed to test selected foreign technologies as […]

  • 13 June 2019
    Project & Tenders

    Kraken Robotics has received a purchase order from ThayerMahan for a KATFISH 180 system. ThayerMahan is a US-based company specializing in the design, integration, and operation of autonomous maritime systems for government, industry, and academic customers. The contract value is $2.1 million and delivery is expected in Q3, 2019. ThayerMahan will deploy Kraken’s KATFISH 180 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 28 May 2019
    Project & Tenders, Storage

    Vattenfall has awarded Kraken Subsea Solutions with a contract for employer’s representation for the inter-array cable installation at the Kriegers Flak offshore wind project. The French engineering and consultancy company will provide supervision services to Vattenfall during the offshore installation operations at the 605MW wind farm, which will take place from July 2019 to November 2020. […]

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

    Kraken Subsea Solutions has been awarded the contract for inter-array cables package installation employer’s representation by Vattenfall for Danish Kriegers Flak (DKF) Project. The French marine renewable projects engineering and consultancy specialist will provide supervision services to Vattenfall during the offshore installation operations of DKF Project, which will span from July 2019 until November 2020. […]

  • 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 […]

  • 11 April 2019
    Equipment, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics and Baltic Taucherei-und Bergungsbetrieb Rostock GmbH (Baltic Diver) have finalized a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on a Strategic Alliance for maritime robotics technology, products, and services. In addition, Kraken and Baltic Diver will be jointly hosting a series of demonstrations in the Baltic region this summer of 3D subsea digital inspection technology. The […]

  • 25 March 2019

    Kraken Robotics Systems has been awarded a contract valued at $1 million with the Government of Canada for the ThunderFish 300 Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV). Kraken expects to deliver the ThunderFish 300 to its test partner, Defense Research and Development Canada (DRDC), in Halifax in Q2 2019. Karl Kenny, Kraken’s president and CEO said, “We […]

  • 12 March 2019

    There’s no change in Kraken field’s 2P reserves, EnQuest, the operator of the North Sea oil field said following a partner’s report downgrading the reserve estimates.

  • 6 March 2019

    Kraken Robotics has developed new sonar system, the AquaPix MINSAS-240 Synthetic Aperture Sonar (SAS).  Karl Kenny, Kraken’s president and CEO said, “For demanding subsea survey missions in mine countermeasures, infrastructure monitoring and oil & gas exploration; time is of the essence.  The sensor that gets the job done most effectively is one that combines ultra-high […]

  • 19 February 2019

    Kraken Robotics has received $1.7 million purchase orders from Ocean Infinity for the AquaPix Synthetic Aperture Sonar (SAS) sensors and support. Product delivery is expected during Q1 and Q2, 2019. According to the company, this is the second set of purchase orders from Ocean Infinity under an initial master agreement contract announced in Q3 2017. Oliver […]

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

    Kraken Robotics has completed a series of successful sea tests of its KATFISH towed Synthetic Aperture Sonar system with Elbit Systems. Elbit Systems has developed an unmanned surface vehicle (USV) named “Seagull”. Seagull is a multi-mission USV platform – including anti-submarine warfare and mine countermeasures. These tests are an addition to a successful series of […]

  • 26 November 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Kraken Robotics has secured a contract from Public Works and Government Services Canada valued at $468,000, to provide services for the Canadian Department of National Defense (DND). Under the contract, Kraken will provide testing, repairs, integration and upgrading of an AquaPix Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Sonar (InSAS) sensor. The AquaPix InSAS sensor was originally sold to DND for integration on […]

  • 20 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Kraken Robotics’ subsidiary has recently received a sonar signal processing software contract valued at approximately $1 million dollars from an international defense contractor. This 12-month contract is with a new customer and will be supported by Kraken’s recently established Acoustic Signal Processing Group. Kraken said it is targeting additional international opportunities in this segment and […]

  • 29 August 2018

    Malaysia’s FPSO operator Bumi Armada has agreed to pay $15 million to oil company EnQuest to settle the previous issues with the Kraken FPSO.

  • 9 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Kraken Robotics has been awarded a contract valued at over C$450,000 by a military customer for its AquaPix Miniature Synthetic Aperture Sonar system. Due to the confidential nature of the application, the customer’s name will not be disclosed, Kraken said. CEO Comments Karl Kenny, Kraken president and CEO said, “This is the third AquaPix contract […]

  • 8 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics has signed a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the U.S. Navy’s Naval Undersea Warfare Center – Division Newport (NUWCDIVNPT). The CRADA covers the operation of Kraken’s high-speed actively controlled towed Synthetic Aperture Sonar, KATFISH, for multi-mission applications, including mine countermeasures. The CRADA defines a joint research and development relationship between NUWCDIVNPT […]

  • 1 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Kraken Robotics said it has agreed a deal for Ocean Infinity to purchase $9 million of Kraken’s deep-sea batteries. According to the company, delivery dates are expected between Q4 2018 and Q4 2019. Kraken will arrange for these batteries to be built by Kraken Power, an entity in which Kraken currently holds a 19.9% interest. […]

  • 6 July 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Ocean Infinity and Kraken Robotics have finalized the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding the strategic alliance for maritime robotics technology, products, and services. The MoU establishes a collaborative arrangement, pursuant to which Kraken will become a strategic partner to Ocean Infinity. This may include the future supply of additional sensors, components, software, and systems as well […]

  • 29 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Kraken Robotics has closed the non-brokered private placement offering with Ocean Infinity for aggregate gross proceeds of $2.3 million. “Kraken is very pleased to have completed this financing with our customer Ocean Infinity,” said Karl Kenny, Kraken’s president and CEO. “The financing strengthens our balance sheet with a patient investor and supportive customer and validates […]

  • 21 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Kraken Robotics said it has reached a non-brokered private placement offering deal with Ocean Infinity whereby Ocean Infinity will acquire 9.99% of Kraken’s issued common shares. Kraken’s relationship with Ocean Infinity started in 2017, and this investment in Kraken should form the starting point for the expansion of this relationship. Given this, Kraken and Ocean […]

  • 5 June 2018
    Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics’ German subsidiary, Kraken Robotik GmbH, has secured contract funding for two development initiatives for evaluation of SeaVision sensors and AI control software for autonomous underwater vehicles. The company informed that it has secured over $900,000 in contract funding for the two projects. The two projects are called ARIM and RoboVaaS and are collaborative […]

  • 14 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics is developing an ultra-wideband acoustic remote sensing system for seafloor imaging and mapping. The AquaPix Multispectral Synthetic Aperture Sonar (SAS) will be the world’s first commercial SAS to operate over such a wide spectrum, ranging from low audible frequencies to high ultrasonic frequencies. According to Kraken, there are three notable benefits of this […]

  • 30 April 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics Systems has appointed Dr. Jeremy Dillon as the company’s chief scientist. As an original member of Kraken’s Synthetic Aperture Sonar (SAS) team, Dillon developed the signal processing algorithms for the AquaPix SAS imaging and bathymetry software. He also invented Kraken’s AquaTrak Correlation Velocity Log, participated in numerous sea trials and was the principal […]