USA: BlueView Extends Detection Range of its 2D Mulitbeam Imaging Sonar
BlueView Technologies the world leader in compact acoustic imaging and measurement technology has extended the maximum detection range of its P450 Series 2D Mulitbeam Imaging Sonar to 300 meters (984 ft.). BlueView’s P450 Series now offer the longest real-time detection range available from a compact, multibeam imaging sonar.
Available with 45°, 90°, or 130° field-of-view options these forward-looking systems deliver unmatched situational awareness and dramatically increased reaction time for operators.
“The extended range puts the new P450 Series in a unique class of multibeam imaging sonar, surpassing anything out there,” stated Jason Seawall, BlueView COO. Seawall added “these new systems are perfect for work-class ROVs and meet the stringent requirements for offshore operations around the globe.”
BlueView is the leader in 2D imaging and 3D scanning sonar solutions with more than 500 installed systems worldwide. BlueView Technologies’ advanced sonar systems are currently deployed on AUVs, ROVs, surface vessels, fixed installations, and portable tripods, and have been adopted by leading manufacturers and service providers to support mission critical operations. BlueView customers enjoy a low cost of ownership with reliable operation, exceptional service, in-person training, extensive online information, and worldwide after-sale support.
Subsea World News Staff , February 16, 2012; Image: BlueView