Search results for: underwater drones

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  • 19 May 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    A Norwegian technology company, Blueye Robotics, has developed an underwater drone that allows offshore wind companies to perform inspection of underwater structures and power cables without the need for divers or remotely operated vehicles.

  • 19 May 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    A Norwegian technology company, Blueye Robotics, has developed an underwater drone that allows offshore wind companies to perform inspection of underwater structures and power cables without the need for divers or remotely operated vehicles.

  • 26 March 2020
    Equipment

    Nido Robotics has developed underwater drones, the Sibiu Pro and Sibiu Nano, to bring precision, flexibility and convenience to sectors ranging from aquaculture to search & rescue. Nido Robotics’ CEO and co-founder Roy Torgersen came up with the idea to develop the portable mini remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) following a dive in 2012 in Papua […]

  • 26 March 2020
    Technology

    Nido Robotics has developed underwater drones, the Sibiu Pro and Sibiu Nano, to bring precision, flexibility and convenience to sectors ranging from aquaculture to search & rescue. Nido Robotics’ CEO and co-founder Roy Torgersen came up with the idea to develop the portable mini remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) following a dive in 2012 in Papua […]

  • 16 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Transmark Subsea has combined forces with WiSub, to deliver unprecedented automation capabilities to the blue growth sector internationally. Both companies have been key equipment and service providers to underwater intervention drone (UID ) docking stations since 2018. These systems support subsea automation, especially for enabling underwater drones to remain persistently resident at the underwater work […]

  • 26 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Subsea World News spoke with Durval Tavares, the co-founder and CEO of Aquabotix, a provider of underwater drones and cameras for commercial and military applications. In an email interview, Mr Tavares explained how he decided to start the company, and unveiled the next steps in the company’s development. He also talked about the concepts of the Aquabotix’s […]

  • 2 January 2018
    Equipment

    In 2017 Subsea World News team spoke with some of the biggest names in this large industry which is now expanding to deliver its technology know-how to other sectors while it expects the new oil market environment to start picking up in the near future. As the activity shifted for oil, subsea power and telco […]

  • 17 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Hydroid Inc. has been awarded a USD 36.32 million contract for procurement of unmanned underwater vehicles (UVVs). Unmanned underwater vehicles, sometimes known as underwater drones, are any vehicles that are able to operate underwater without a human occupant. UUVs may be divided into two categories: – Remotely operated underwater vehicles (ROVs), which are controlled by […]

  • 8 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Dr. Bill Dally, an associate professor in the School of Engineering at the University of North Florida, was awarded a grant for more than $500,000 by the National Science Foundation to develop an amphibious remotely operated vehicle (ROV) for coastal research and education. With this funding, Dally, a coastal engineer, will develop an amphibious ROV, […]

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

    Norwegian subsea solutions provider Stinger has been awarded a frame agreement by Equinor for the provision of light intervention, inspection and monitoring services. Stinger believe that a low carbon footprint is a competitive advantage, providing attractive business opportunities in a transition to a lower emission economy. The Stinger mini-ROV systems can be operated from the […]

  • 24 April 2020
    Project & Tenders

    Norwegian subsea solutions provider Stinger won a service contract by Equinor to execute inspection activities on multiple offshore installations. The deal will cover work in 2020 with options for 5-year extension. Stinger will utilise ARROV underwater drones and tools tailored for the harsh conditions in the NCS. The work scope includes Sleipner, Statfjord, Gudrun, Draupner, Gina […]

  • 5 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Ship classification society Korean Register (KR) is now conducting inspection services using drones, responding to the industry-wide trend to use more unmanned technology. Inspections are conducted onboard, in and around ships, and many of the inspected areas are high risk and difficult to access safely. As explained, the inspections will be carried out using drones […]

  • 3 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Stinger Technology has been awarded a frame agreement by Norwegian oil major Equinor for light intervention, inspection, and monitoring services.

  • 2 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Equinor, on behalf of the Njord licence, has awarded Saipem a subsea service contract using a wireless underwater intervention drone and an ROV. This contact will make Equinor the first user of technology expected to be completed in 2020. “This is a historic contract in the oil and gas industry. It is the first contract […]

  • 23 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Torrance startup, Blue Robotics, has released a new underwater drone, the BlueROV2, presented as high-performance and affordable solution for ocean exploration and study. “From day one, our goal has been to make marine robotics accessible to more people and businesses than ever before,” said the company’s founder, Rustom Jehangir. It provides a platform to attach scientific equipment, film cinematographic […]

  • 23 April 2018
    Equipment

    Centrale Nantes has installed a demonstrator, part of the Acoustics of the SEA (SEAc) project developed by Nereis Environnement, which aims to characterize underwater ambient noise on its offshore test site SEM-REV. The project, to monitor the environment of a Marine Renewable Energy (MRE) production site, required the installation of an autonomous tool for recording underwater […]

  • 25 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    K Line and Technos Mihara launch a project using drones for ship hull inspection and maintenance.

  • 12 July 2012
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Navy is deploying numerous underwater drones to search for and destroy sea mines in the Persian Gulf. This is a part of an American military buildup aimed at stopping Iran from closing the strategic Strait of Hormuz in the event of a crisis, heraldnet.com reports. The unmanned and remotely guided submersibles can carry a […]

  • 2 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Norway’s Equinor has awarded Italy’s Saipem a subsea service contract using a wireless underwater intervention drone and an ROV. 

  • 19 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    UUV Aquabotix has added two new distributors to its global network, Hydro Systems Development and Seismic Asia Pacific. Hydro Systems Development, Tokyo branch, a developer of underwater sensing systems for both the marine and in-land water sectors, will represent Aquabotix in Japan. In addition, Seismic Asia Pacific, a provider of hydrographic, oceanographic and geophysical systems, will represent Aquabotix […]

  • 23 April 2018
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The SEM-REV marine renewables test site, located off the western coast of France, has welcomed the installation of a demonstrator which aims to characterize underwater ambient noise as part of the Acoustics of the SEA (SEAc) project.

  • 28 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    UUV Aquabotix has appointed David Batista as a new chief executive officer. Batista has over 20 years’ experience in working with small-cap listed companies, both in the United States and Australia. Most recently, David was senior managing director of Viriathus Holdings. He previously held roles with HPC Capital Management, SoundView Technology Group and Lehman Brothers. Batista holds a bachelor of […]