Search results for: underwater laser mapping

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  • 6 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Subsea technology companies, Newton Research Labs and Sonardyne International UK, have completed tests to integrate Newton Labs’ underwater laser scanners with Sonardyne’s acoustically-aided inertial navigation system for underwater vehicles, SPRINT-Mapper. According to Newton, the milestone paves the way for greater adoption by industry of mobile laser mapping technology to survey seafloor sites and subsea structures, […]

  • 9 May 2017
    Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    2G Robotics and Sonardyne International, UK, have entered into a formal collaboration agreement. The two organisations are working together on the development and promotion of a dynamic underwater laser mapping solution which reduces the time needed to survey seafloor sites and offshore structures. The new agreement centres on the integration of Sonardyne’s acoustically-aided inertial navigation […]

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

    Aberdeenshire-based Savante Subsea Lasers has completed the inspection of a production riser catenary using a new hybrid underwater 3D optical scanner. The DLS or “dynamic laser series” of underwater laser scanners, combines laser and real-time photogrammetry technologies in a single measurement system to create models of assets in the underwater environment. Dr. Grant Thomson, Savante managing […]

  • 9 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    2G Robotics, Seatronics, and SmartSea Tech recently held demonstrations of the ULS-500 PRO underwater laser scanner in Qingdao, China. The demo was attended with more than 60 clients from a range of sectors including energy, homeland security, science and ocean exploration. The 2G Robotics ULS-500 PRO, used for subsea survey, mapping, and inspection, generates real-time […]

  • 14 December 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Ashtead Technology has delivered an advanced subsea laser scanning project for Subsea 7 on Chevron’s Captain field located in the UK North Sea. The scope of work included an internal casing inspection and a horizontal mapping survey to capture more than 100 short and long range scans. This allowed Ashtead to generate a 3D model […]

  • 13 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    DOF Subsea together with subsea technology companies Sonardyne, 2G Robotics, and Seatronics demonstrated a new underwater surveying technique that could reportedly have an impact on the time needed to map underwater structures and offshore sites. The capabilities of the so-called ‘Dynamic Mobile Mapping’ were showcased at The Underwater Centre in Fort William on December 07, 2016. This […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 3 October 2019
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics has secured a grant of up to $749,746 from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP) to support research and development of Kraken’s ThunderFish XL Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV). Kraken’s ThunderFish XL represents further development of the ThunderFish Alpha platform that was recently delivered to Defence Research and […]

  • 23 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Leica Geosystems strengthens its market position in airborne surveying through Hexagon’s acquisition of Airborne Hydrography AB (AHAB), a provider of airborne laser survey systems for hydrographic and topographic surveys. Founded in 2002 and based in Jönköping, Sweden, AHAB serves international survey companies and governmental organizations around the world, with hydrographic and topographic software and systems […]

  • 16 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics has delivered its ThunderFish 300 autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) to its test partner, Defense Research and Development Canada (DRDC) in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Final sea acceptance testing was completed on August 8. The delivery to DRDC was facilitated by a $1 million contract award under the Canadian government’s Build in Canada Innovation Program. […]

  • 21 January 2020
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics has finalized the contract for the OceanVision project with the Ocean Supercluster and industry partners, Petroleum Research Newfoundland and Labrador, Ocean Choice International and Nunavut Fisheries Association. OceanVision is a three-year, $18.8 million, project focused on the development of new marine technologies and products to enable an underwater robotics data acquisition and data […]

  • 14 December 2017
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Ashtead Technology has completed an advanced subsea laser scanning project for Subsea 7 on Chevron’s Captain field located in the UK North Sea.

  • 8 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    XPRIZE has announced nine finalist teams advancing in the $7-million Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE, a three-year global competition challenging teams to advance ocean technologies for rapid, unmanned and high-resolution ocean exploration. XPRIZE will award each finalist an equal share of a $1 million milestone prize for the ocean mapping and imaging technologies they have developed. […]

  • 6 August 2015

    Repsol’s Information Technology Team is researching future applications for the drones in a wide range of fields, from the inspection of oil platforms at sea to usage to deliver packages between remote installations, or as repeaters to transmit data during exploration campaigns. The company completed its first trial with an unmanned aircraft during the inspection of one of […]

  • 8 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    3D at Depth has announced the success of a new underwater survey technique that integrates photogrammetry with subsea laser LiDAR (SL) technology to create accurate, precise, reverse engineered 3D models. The technique was developed during an October 2018 expedition with the nonprofit Air/Sea Heritage Foundation to document the largely intact wreck of a rare and […]

  • 13 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    2G Robotics announced that it is taking part in salvage operations of Costa Concordia off the coast of Tuscan island of Giglio. 2G Robotics already took part in earlier operations, and is now taking part in the parbuckling project which is planned to be undertaken next week. The project, which will last 8-10 hours, is […]

  • 27 January 2016

    C-Innovation (C-I), a member of the Edison Chouest Offshore (ECO), has signed an agreement with Kongsberg Maritime to acquire four new Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUV). General Manager of C-Innovation, Richard Bourque said that this purchase allows C-I to do more advanced and faster surveys in deeper water: “We can now offer HiSAS data from the […]

  • 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 […]

  • 14 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The International LiDAR Mapping Forum (ILMF), is scheduled for Feb. 17-19 in Denver, Colo., and will offer a first-hand look at the latest techniques and technologies and the expanding roster of applications for 3D bathymetric models and maps of shorelines and shallow water. The three-day Technical Conference will feature world-leading experts in bathymetric LiDAR who […]

  • 22 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Kraken Sonar Systems said it will receive a non-refundable financial contribution of up to $1.47 million 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 support the development of Kraken’s underwater robotics program, which involves development […]

  • 5 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    SEAMOR Marine has been selected as the provider of a remotely operated vehicle (ROV) to the department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada in Manitoba. The vehicle will be deployed to the High Arctic to inspect the area which remains frozen year-round and take part in research and evaluating ways to protect this special ecological region. […]