ROV Planet Articles

Custom EMO multiplexer system from MacArtney to Asian customer

19.04.2018
Upgrading the subsea survey and camera interfaces of an ROV represents the primary purpose of the MUX having been deployed in Singapore.

Large legacy for National Marine Aquarium

17.04.2018
The National Marine Aquarium (NMA) in Plymouth is to receive a substantial legacy from its late chairman. David Pridden, who sadly died in November last year, has bequeathed a major sum to support the organisation’s educational work, with the only stipulation being that funds must be matched from industry, organisations or individuals.

Bibby HydroMap strengthens its Asset Inspection service offering

17.04.2018
Bibby HydroMap are pleased to announce the expansion of their specialised asset inspection survey technology with the purchase of the Carlson Software Merlin LiDAR mapping system. The Merlin LiDAR system will complement their existing marine and terrestrial survey equipment to deliver improved high-resolution datasets of objects of interest, with the aim of enhancing the validity of asset inspection services.

Ashtead Technology adds Sonardyne SPRINT-Nav subsea navigation systems to rental fleet

17.04.2018
Global subsea equipment specialist, Ashtead Technology has selected acoustic and inertial navigation technology from Sonardyne International Ltd. to add to its rental fleet. The multiple SPRINT-Nav systems will be made available to support survey and construction projects using ROVs and AUVs in water depths down to 4,000 metres.

Last Call to Submit Abstract for OCEANS 2018 Charleston

17.04.2018
Have you conducted innovative research for the marine field that you'd like to present to a broad audience? If so, now's your chance! OCEANS 2018 Charleston, to be held October 22 - 25 in Charleston, SC, is accepting technical abstracts that align with the conference theme, "Healthy Oceans, Resilient Coasts, Robust Commerce... Strong Nations," and/or the local or standard technical topics. Authors are invited to submit abstracts through April 18 in one of four categories:

Proserv secures multi-million Repsol contract

16.04.2018
Energy services company Proserv has secured a contract worth over $5.5million (45million Norwegian Kroner) with Repsol to upgrade and build new subsea production control equipment for the Yme field redevelopment in the Norwegian North Sea.

SMD sign contract to supply Atom Mk1 ROV system to China Southern Power Grid

16.04.2018
World leading subsea equipment design and manufacturer Soil Machine Dynamics Ltd (SMD) is pleased to announce the signature of a contract to supply its Atom Mk1 1000m 100hp Work Class Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) system to Chinese power specialist China Southern Power Extra High Voltage Power Transmission Company (EHV, CSG), a subsidiary of the state-owned China Southern Power Grid (CSG).

Balmoral escalates renewables ambition with Norwegian acquisition

16.04.2018
Balmoral Offshore Engineering has acquired Norwegian manufacturer, Seaproof Solutions, to accelerate its expansion into the offshore renewables market.

Falcon to Hunt Ocean Trackers

16.04.2018
A Saab Seaeye Falcon underwater robotic vehicle is helping find lost aquatic animal tracking stations in oceans around the world.

SMD Curvetech™ Thrusters To Power French Subsea Trencher

09.04.2018
Curvetech™ engineers at Soil Machine Dynamics (SMD) have completed the build and test of a range of hydraulic thrusters for French subsea cable installation engineering firm Louis Dreyfus TravOcean.


Riptide Autonomous Solutions Displays Deep Rated UUV at Sea-Air-Space

09.04.2018
During Sea-Air-Space in National Harbor, MD Riptide Autonomous Solutions displayed a new variant of their unmanned undersea vehicle (UUV) product line. This particular vehicle is a deep rated version to support acoustic telemetry research programs.

C-Innovation announces new three-year subsea construction contract with BP

06.04.2018
C-Innovation, LLC (C-I), an affiliate of Edison Chouest Offshore (ECO) and its family of companies, has secured a three-year contract with BP Exploration & Production, Inc. (BP), the largest energy investor in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

MCEDD 2018 Begins Next Week!

05.04.2018
MCE Deepwater Development 2018 Conference & Exhibition begins next Monday! The 2018 Host, ENI, the Advisory Board, Quest Offshore and Gulf Publishing Company look forward to welcoming you to Milan on Monday, 9 April, at the Milan Marriott Hotel.

Cathx Ocean Launches Innovative Range of Fully Integrated Laser and Imaging Systems

05.04.2018
Cathx Ocean, a leading innovator in subsea imaging and measurement technologies, launched its new range of laser and imaging systems at the 2018 Oceanology International event in London last month.

Successful ROV inspection of the Apulian Aqueduct with Novacavi’s tether cable

04.04.2018
Novacavi reports use and satisfaction of its hybrid electro-optical neutrally buoyant cable for the latest inspection and control of the Apulian Aqueduct.

Fugro returns to Hollandse Kust wind farm zone for marine site characterisation contract

03.04.2018
Fugro is set to commence a site characterisation programme at the Hollandse Kust (noord) Wind Farm zone. Carried out under a further contract for the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO.nl, part of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy), the geotechnical workscope comprises seabed investigations and borehole drilling at two lots. Other deliverables include standard and advanced laboratory testing and an integrated geological/geotechnical soil model which will be used by future developers of the wind farm to prepare their bids.

Nautilus Minerals Seafloor Production Vessel Launched

03.04.2018
Nautilus Minerals Inc. (TSX:NUS, OTC:NUSMF Nasdaq Intl Designation) (the "Company" or "Nautilus") announces that its production support vessel was today launched at the Mawei shipyard in China. The vessel will be used by Nautilus and its partner, Eda Kopa (Solwara) Limited at the Solwara 1 Project site, in the Bismarck Sea of Papua New Guinea.

IKM Subsea Secures PTTEP Drilling Contract

03.04.2018
IKM Subsea Singapore signed a contract with PTTEPI for their appraisal campaign offshore in Myanmar. IKM Subsea will be providing a Merlin WR200 electrical propulsion system together with a BOP intervention tool and an IKM Technology designed and built diamond wire cutter for this project onboard the rig. This marks as IKM’s second deepest dive in South East Asia as the water depth ranges from 200mtrs to 2000mtrs.
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