JFD New Stealth CDLSE video out now!

11th August 2020

Sea mines continue to increase in sophistication and are a growing operational concern as they proliferate in the naval arsenals of potentially adverse nations who maintain robust inventories.  Today, sea mines are highly advanced and come in many different varieties, from bottom-buried mines, to acoustically-actuated variants to mines manufactured from composite materials; all of which …

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SMD to Supply ROV for Petrovietnam Subsidiary

11th August 2020

  U.K.-based Soil Machine Dynamics Limited (SMD) said it has won a multimillion-dollar contract to supply a medium-sized work class remotely operated underwater vehicle (ROV) to PTSC GEOS & SUBSEA SERVICES CO., LTD., (PTSC G&S), a subsidiary of Petrovietnam Technical Services Corporation (PTSC). The Quasar is the second of its kind to be ordered by …

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UDWG 2020 Industry Brochure

10th August 2020

Unfortunately, with the current situation UDWG20 Industry Reception will not take place. Follow this link to our brochure of Industry who have supported this event in the past. CLICK HERE FOR BROCHURE    

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Forum develops remote piloting capability for ROVs

5th August 2020

Forum Energy Technologies has developed and demonstrated the ability to remotely operate work-class and observation class (Perry and Sub-Atlantic) ROVs between an offshore vessel and a remote location. ABERDEEN, UK – Forum Energy Technologies has developed and demonstrated the ability to remotely operate work-class and observation class (Perry and Sub-Atlantic) ROVs between an offshore vessel …

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SOS Hyperlite News

30th July 2020

Check out the latest news from SOS Hyperlite

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JFD receives CE certification for its newly launched COBRA buoyancy jacket

27th July 2020

JFD, the world leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence diving markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has today announced that its COBRA Buoyancy Jacket has received CE Certification from the CE Notified Body, SGS. The certification, displayed as a CE mark on all qualifying products, demonstrates the compliance of …

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JFD Returns to Classroom

15th July 2020

  JFD is pleased to announce a safe return to classroom training, in line with government guidelines, on its training courses run from their National Hyperbaric Centre (NHC) in Aberdeen.   In March all classroom training was postponed due to the outbreak of COVID-19 to ensure the safety of all involved, and in line with …

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Global Aerospace Corporation patents a submarine rescue system

14th July 2020

Global Aerospace Corporation has patented a disabled submarine (DISSUB) self-rescue device that can passively decompress submarine crew compartment. Global Aerospace Corporation IMAGE: Schematic of the Submarine Compartment Pressure Relief System (SCPRS) in operation reducing the pressure of a submarine crew compartment by means of a physical connection between the submarine and the… view more  Credit: Global …

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Dynamic Mongoose 2020 gets under way

30th June 2020

NATO launched the Dynamic Mongoose 2020 naval exercise near Iceland. The exercise is designed to improve NATO allies’ interoperability during multiple submarine warfare operations and will feature drills where the submarines alternate “hunting and being hunted” as they communicate with air and surface ship participants. “Exercises today seize opportunities for NATO and Allied nations to …

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Submarines Arrive in Iceland for NATO Exercises

26th June 2020

  The first ships that will participate in NATO’s 2020 Dynamic Mongoose exercises have arrived in Iceland today, and the rest will arrive tomorrow. In addition to Iceland, six NATO member states will be participating in the exercises: the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Canada, Norway, and Germany. They are contributing five submarines, five …

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