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  • 7 January 2019
    Equipment

    Forum Subsea Technologies has introduced an electric remotely operated vehicle (ROV) to drive cost efficiencies for the subsea sector. The recently launched XLe Spirit is the first observation-class ROV to utilize Forum’s Integrated Control Engine (ICE) to bring greater functionality. The advanced control electronics pod fitted to all Forum XLe observation class vehicles enables superior […]

  • 22 October 2018
    Equipment

    UK-based ROVOP has decided to purchase the entire fleet of 28 ROV systems from compatriot ROV and vessel services provider,M² Subsea.

  • 9 May 2012
    Research & Development

    On Saturday, May 5th, Clarenville High School won the provincial MATE ROV competition for the second year in a row. The team will now have the honor of representing Newfoundland and Labrador at the 11th Annual MATE International ROV Competition being held in Orlando, Florida from June 21-23, 2012. CHS students outfitted their ROV with […]

  • 22 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    REV Ocean has acquired the Supporter 6000 ROV from Kystdesign in Aksdal, Norway. The ROV will be one of the most important tools used to achieve the core scientific goals of the REV Ocean research vessel. REV Ocean, will be equipped for conducting missions that cover the entire marine ecosystem. The vessel will be used […]

  • 18 November 2015
    Equipment

    EuroROV, the Spanish ROV training and engineering company, has taken delivery of a Forum Sub-Atlantic Mojave vehicle for its newly-launched ROV pilot training facility at Girona University, Spain. The electric ROV was manufactured by Sub-Atlantic’s parent company Forum. Sebastian Ruggirello, co-founder of the training school, said: “The Mojave is a perfectly balanced small vehicle which […]

  • 28 November 2016
    Equipment

    Japan’s Kaiyo Engineering, which recently acquired Saab Seaeye Leopard ROV system, has added an active heave compensator (AHC) to the ROV’s launch and recovery system. Kaiyo Engineering, a specialist marine science company, is undertaking seabed research for Tokyo University and is using the Leopard to explore the feasibility of seabed mining. The AHC system will […]

  • 15 October 2013

    From award of a contract to the first in-water test of the remotely operated vehicle (ROV) there are a significant number of issues that need to be addressed by both the onshore and offshore ROV teams. Each mobilisation is unique and needs to be planned in a comprehensive and structured manner. To assist in this […]

  • 5 November 2014
    Equipment

    Bibby Offshore has acquired two Quantum MkIII 250hp 3000m rated Work Class Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV), increasing its ROV fleet to nine SMD vehicles – including one Atom and six Quasars. Each of the high specification Quantum Work Class ROV systems includes SMD’s Extended Tophat Tether Management System (TMS), telescopic A-Frame, umbilical winch, deck pack and fully […]

  • 4 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Bibby Offshore has taken delivery of two Quantum MkIII 250hp 3000m rated Work Class Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV), increasing their ROV fleet to nine SMD vehicles, including one Atom and six Quasars. Each of the high specification Quantum Work Class ROV systems includes SMD’s Extended Tophat Tether Management System (TMS), telescopic A-Frame, umbilical winch, deck […]

  • 7 August 2015
    Equipment

    The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has published stats of two surveys it has conducted in 2014, to reflect remotely operated vehicle (ROV) and ROV personnel levels. According to IMCA’s surveys, in February 2014 a total of 3,369 ROV personnel were working, including superintendents, supervisors, pilot techs and other offshore ROV support personnel, and in August the total […]

  • 18 November 2010
    Equipment

    Sperre AS does it again: the Notodden-based hi-tech manufacturer of ROVs is developing a new ROV concept that will revolutionise remotely controlled underwater operations and make them more efficient. Sperre is currently on the look-out for a heavyweight partner in the subsea sector to push forward development and market launch. The new ROV concept has […]

  • 28 May 2020
    Business & Finance

    HPR ROV, a micro-ROV specialists, has appointed Michael O’Donnell as the new business development director. Michael O’Donnell brings with him a breadth of experience in business development, strategy, sales and business turnaround across the energy sector. He has over 12 years’ experience, previously working with UK companies such as Sparrows Group, BBRG and ROVOP where, […]

  • 2 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    The Underwater Centre train both commercial divers and ROV pilot technicians at facilities in Fort William and Tasmania, so trainees get the necessary operational experience from the very start of their careers. Repair and maintenance of a remotely operated vehicle, or ROV, is probably 80% of the job you’ll do as an ROV pilot technician, […]

  • 14 December 2012

    Seatronics have recently purchased four RESON SeaBat 7125-ROV2′s, six ROV2 upgrades with G5 processors and two SeaBat 7101’s. This order emphasizes Seatronics’ position as the world’s largest rental supplier of 7125-ROV2 solutions with the world’s largest fleet of SeaBat solutions. Seatronics now own 28 ROV2 systems, 10 of which have a G5 processor prepared for […]

  • 24 June 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      NURC’s mine reacquisition and neutralization efforts focus on Autonomous Surface Vehicle carrying and guiding an automated ROV (aROV) close to the mine target utilizing advances in sonar image processing and target tracking, autonomous navigation and control, and collaborative autonomous systems mission planning. NURC’s approach is to use modified COTS equipment to test new concepts […]

  • 7 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Two 150hp, 3,000m-rated HD™ ROV systems are scheduled for delivery in the second quarter of 2012. These ROVs will be installed on two separate vessels for work offshore of Brazil.

  • 16 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Yeovil-based small ROVs and survey services provider, Atlantas Marine, has made its first move into ROV instrumentation with the design and manufacture of a video overlay device intended to make cathodic protection surveys easier and faster. Being shown in public for the first time at Oceanology International, the new tool has been designed to display […]

  • 7 August 2015
    Research & Development

    The International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) 2014 survey of remotely operated vehicle (ROV)s, and ROV personnel reveals that in February 2014 a total of 3,369 ROV personnel (superintendents, supervisors, pilot techs and other offshore ROV support personnel) were working, and in August the total figure was 3,617. The total number of ROVs in February was […]

  • 8 January 2018
    Equipment

    Netherlands-based Bluestream has decided to increase its fleet of work class remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) systems.

  • 14 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    International Submarine Engineering (ISE) has secured a contract to build a 50HP 3000 M Depth HYSUB ROV for Fukada Salvage and Marine Works, Japan. The Fukada HYKUYO HYSUB 50-3000 is a medium duty work-class ROV. The vehicle will be outfitted with two manipulators, one 7-function and one 4-function along with assorted tooling for a broad […]

  • 15 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    From award of a contract to the first in-water test of the remotely operated vehicle (ROV) there are a significant number of issues that need to be addressed by both the onshore and offshore ROV teams. Each mobilisation is unique and needs to be planned in a comprehensive and structured manner. To assist in this […]

  • 20 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has published ‘Guidelines for installing ROV systems on vessels or platforms’ (IMCA R018). The new publication is aimed at vessel and platform owner/operators and designers; ROV contractor representatives; client and contractor staff who prepare bid documents and contracts; installation and rig managers; vessel and ROV managers; and vessel designers […]