Dutch Navy Submarine Escape Tank Open for Business

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 11:17

Royal Netherlands Navy offer Submarine Escape Training using HABETaS and Armadillo escape equipment.  Visit the website or watch the video:  Both are good!  WEBSITE  TRAINING VIDEO

Saving lives with Saab Seaeye

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 08:32

 

Finding an underwater victim within 60 minutes determines whether a mission is a rescue or a recovery. Seawork exhibitor Saab Seaeye (stand B95), together with the Los Angeles Long Beach Fire Department, is offering fresh hope.


 

The joint initiative hopes to cut the search time from an average of three hours to less than 30 minutes, using a cleverly modified Falcon ROV that can rapidly sweep the area.


 

SEACON (europe) Ltd Receives A Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 08:21

 

 

SEACON (europe) Ltd, part of the SEA CON® Group is proud to announce and celebrate being named winners of a Queen’s Award for International Trade. This is one of the highest accolades available to celebrate success in international trade for businesses.

 

Saab Seaeye ROV increases rescues

Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 14:21

The cleverly modified Falcon ROV from Saab Seaeye

 

A cleverly modified Saab Seaeye Falcon ROV is helping the Los Angeles Long Beach Fire Department to turn more recovery missions into live rescues.

 

Searchers Get Robot Squad Ready to Hunt for Malaysian Jet Debris

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 13:06

Don't expect instant gratification in the race to recover wreckage from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, even if searchers confirm they're hearing pings from the Boeing 777's black box.

 

Navy gear detects prolonged pings in search for missing plane

Monday, April 7, 2014 - 13:39

Hunt for Malaysian plane heads underwater to find black box

Monday, April 7, 2014 - 09:20

The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in remote seas off Australia headed underwater on Friday, with a U.S. Navy high tech "black box" locator deployed for the first time as the battery life of the cockpit data recorder dwindles.

 

Australian authorities said the so-called Towed Pinger Locator will be pulled behind navy ship HMAS Ocean Shield, searching a converging course on a 240 km (150 miles) track with British hydrographic survey ship HMS Echo.

 

Barrow-built submarine from Second World War-era to go on display in Portsmouth

Monday, April 7, 2014 - 08:23

A Barrow-built submarine from the Second World War-era is now on display in a Portsmouth museum today as part of an £11.5 million visitor attraction.

 

SMART COUGAR LEAPS FROM PLATFORM TO PIPELINE

Friday, April 4, 2014 - 09:32

An ROV able to work at both platform and pipeline - and handle many different projects - attracted CCC (Underwater Engineering) to the Saab Seaeye Cougar XTi, fitted with the iCON intelligent control system.

 

Won over by its versatility, CCC's ROV Manager, Tavis Letherby, says it gives them one vehicle for both scopes of work - and one that can cope with the different demands placed on vehicle and pilot when operating on either platforms or pipelines.