ICEBERG WARNING FOR RIGS

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 16:55

 

FUGRO STRENGTHENS ITS METOCEAN MODELLING CAPABILITIES

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 13:39

Increased interest in new development areas for oil and gas and renewable energy is resulting in a growing demand for high-quality metocean data relating to these largely unexplored regions. In response, Fugro has strengthened its numerical modelling capabilities.

 

Modelling the complexities of local environmental conditions requires refinement, both in the wind fields driving the models and in the model grid size. Although global models are available, their scale is often too large to capture regional features like tropical cyclones with enough accuracy.

TEN SAAB SEAEYE FALCON ROVS FOR THE SWEDISH NAVY

Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 16:48

FMV, the Swedish Defence Material Administration, has ordered 10 Falcon ROVs, the biggest single order placed for an already top selling model from Saab Seaeye.

 

It was chosen by FMV for the Swedish Navy as the best underwater vehicle of its class for performance and price.

 

The contract follows orders from several other navies around the world this year.

 

Seatronics’ Predator ROV Verifies Identity of Lost Treasure Liner, S.S. Connaught, off Northeast USA Coast

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 09:55

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S.S. ConnaughtSeatronics' remotely operated vehicle (ROV), the Predator, has successfully verified the identity of lost treasure liner, the S.S. Connaught, off the Northeast coast of the USA. The Predator was deployed in a subsea mission organised and led by Endurance Exploration Group, Inc. (OTCQB: EXPL).

NEW COMPACT HIGH RESOLUTION MONOCHROME CAMERA FROM KONGSBERG MARITIME

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 10:19

Kongsberg Maritime, a leading developer of underwater imaging products has launched an all new high resolution monochrome CCD camera. The OE15-100D camera is smaller yet has a deeper rated housing and wider Angle of View (AOV) in water than any of its predecessors, whilst maintaining KONGSBERG’s exceptionally high standard of build and image quality.

 

UK Navy Takes Part in IMCMEX

Monday, November 10, 2014 - 10:29
Core of Royal Navy’s Middle East presence joins massive international minehunting exercise

Nearly 1,500 Royal Navy sailors, Royal Marines, specialist divers are engaged in the world’s largest naval exerc

HMAS Newcastle: White Ribbon World Record Attempt

Monday, November 10, 2014 - 10:25
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Sailors from the Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Newcastle attempted to set a world record on Sydney Harbour on 7 November, bri

JFD Awarded Australian Submarine Contract

Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 12:27
Photo courtesy of JFD

Scope extended to include the provision of wider submarine escape and rescue services and capabilities to maximize the safety of Australian Submariners.

Alvin: The Little Submarine That Could

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 15:33