Search results for: unmanned underwater vehicles

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  • 9 August 2011

    The U.S. military wants an underwater robot that’s strong enough to stay at sea for months, and smart enough to avoid any obstacles it might find along the way. The American Navy has hundreds of manned ships and subs, of course. But it’s a big ocean out there: they can’t be everywhere at once. So […]

  • 21 September 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

      iRobot Corp.,leader in delivering robotic technology-based solutions, is introducing a newly configured Seaglider UUV. Seaglider can now be outfitted with a larger set of fairings that significantly increases the UUV’s volume and mass payload capabilities. Payload mass is doubled over Seaglider’s original design to four kilograms and payload volume has expanded 650 percent to […]

  • 26 April 2013
    Equipment

    The largest indoor test facility dedicated to the development of unmanned underwater vehicles has been opened by Saab Seaeye. Located in Linköping, Sweden, the test tank will allow new underwater systems technology to be trialled and tested in a controlled environment rather than in a lake or at sea. The tank is 6 metres deep, […]

  • 12 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    SeeByte, the global leader in creating smart software for unmanned maritime systems, has announced its participation in the 8th International Maritime and Naval exhibition and conference for Latin America, EXPONAVAL 2012. EXPONAVAL 2012 in Puerto Valparaíso, Chile, will focus on the topic: “Navy challenges when Facing Emergency Situations and Catastrophes, and providing Humanitarian Support in […]

  • 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 […]

  • 19 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Pittsburgh-based developer of mobile manipulation systems, RE2, Inc., has been awarded a $2.7-million contract by the Office of Naval Research to develop an Underwater Dexterous Manipulation System for Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Applications (DMEA). RE2’s DMEA technology will provide EOD personnel with the ability to remotely address Waterborne Improvised Explosive Devices (WIEDs). “We are honored that […]

  • 18 September 2019
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Kongsberg Hydroid has secured US Navy indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract extension worth USD 52.3 million for the MK 18 family of unmanned underwater vehicle systems. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of the contract to USD 100 million, from previously USD 48 million. Work will be performed in Pocasset, Massachusetts, and […]

  • 2 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    Bluefin Robotics, a leading provider of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs), is celebrating the company’s fifteenth-year a­nniversary this month. Incorporated on November 21, 1997, Bluefin ‘spun out’ of the AUV Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). From a small group of engineers, Bluefin has grown to over 100 employees. Bluefin has experienced significant growth […]

  • 16 July 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Bluefin Robotics, a leading provider of Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (UUV) solutions for US Navy Programs of Record recently announced that the company has successfully completed the Preliminary Design Review for Knifefish, the Surface Mine Countermeasure Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (SMCM UUV). In November of 2011, Bluefin announced a subcontract from General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems (GDAIS) […]

  • 9 August 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    The U.S. military wants an underwater robot that’s strong enough to stay at sea for months, and smart enough to avoid any obstacles it might… (wired) [mappress] Source: wired, August 9, 2011;

  • 13 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Hydroid Inc. landed a 26.2 million contract for engineering services, repair and training support for the US Navy’s MK 18 unmanned underwater vehicle family of systems. The REMUS range of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles – AUV are free-swimming autonomus underwater vehicles characterized by modularity, reliability and possibility for custom design. The work will be performed in […]

  • 3 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Huntington Ingalls Industries has acquired the Engineering Solutions Division of The Columbia Group, a designer and builder of unmanned underwater vehicles for domestic and international customers. As a previous stand-alone division within The Columbia Group, ESD is headquartered in Panama City Beach, Fla., and employs about 30 engineers, analysts, craftsmen and technicians. While ESD’s primary […]

  • 19 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    UK Ministry of Defence, Ships from Bristol has issued a tender for the provision of unmanned underwater vehicles. The tenders are required to supply two unmanned underwater vehicles (UUVs) with side scan sonar and bathymetric capability (conductivity and temperature Sensors), navigation system, through water 2-way communication and stand alone command and control unit. Furthermore, the […]

  • 15 July 2015
    Equipment

    The video shows Boeing’s newest autonomous unmanned underwater vehicle, Echo Seeker. Echo Seeker is capable of performing dives at 20 000 ft of water. The vehicle, a follow up to Boeing’s Echo Ranger, can perform underwater missions up to 3 days. Boeing tested the system in 15 ft of water at its specially designed facility […]

  • 3 March 2011
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

      Bluefin Robotics, a leader in the design and manufacturing of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs), is being awarded a $30 million contract modification to exercise option III for the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Hull Unmanned Underwater Vehicle Localization Systems (HULS) production systems. The HULS production systems support Naval Forces in conducting hull, piers and pilings searches. […]

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

    Aquabotix has launched the SwarmDiver – a micro unmanned surface vehicle (USV) and unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) that operates in a swarm. According to the company, multiple SwarmDivers can function simultaneously as a single coordinated entity, be controlled via one operator on the surface, and perform dives on command to collect data. In addition to […]

  • 3 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Bluefin Robotics, a leading provider of Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (UUV) solutions for US Navy Programs of Record announced that the HAUV-3, a hovering underwater robot, has completed Government Acceptance Testing as the production system for the Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Hull Unmanned Underwater Vehicle Localization Systems (HULS). The HAUV-3 is designed to autonomously perform ship […]

  • 30 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Investments in unmanned maritime systems are becoming more popular every day, especially in the areas of ocean scientific research, the oil and gas industry, and naval industry.  Developers and manufactures of robotic systems used for monitoring and surveillance of oceans, such as unmanned underwater vehicles (UUVs) and unmanned surface vehicles (USVs), are constantly coming up with new ideas […]

  • 22 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Bluefin Robotics, a leader in the design and manufacturing of Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUVs) is being awarded a subcontract from General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems for engineering and manufacturing of the Surface Mine Countermeasure Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (SMCM UUV). As a critical part of the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) Mine Warfare mission package, the SMCM […]

  • 14 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    In a mission lasting almost seven hours, an autonomous underwater vehicle made by ATLAS ELEKTRONIK “dived” through a water supply tunnel 24 kilometres long in the vicinity of Stuttgart, successfully investigating the tunnel for damage. With this survey on 6 March 2012, it at last became possible to inspect the “Albstollen” tunnel in the State […]

  • 20 March 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Subsea 7, one of the world’s leading subsea engineering and construction companies servicing the oil and gas industry, in collaboration with SeeByte, a leading provider of smart software solutions for unmanned underwater vehicles, has developed an AIV, which has the unique potential to revolutionize Life-of-Field projects. The Mk1 Autonomous Inspection Vehicle (AIV) is a fully […]

  • 9 August 2013
    Technology

    Modus Seabed Intervention, the leading subsea engineering and specialist Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (UUV) service provider, has taken delivery of its first Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) as the company expands its technology-led subsea capabilities. The acquisition is part of a planned investment programme by the North East England-based company to develop a dedicated division operating a […]