Sunday, August 7, 2016

ROV Industry Dives With Deep Offshore Spending Cuts

by Matthew Braga (Bloomberg) Until recently, oil and gas kept robots moving in more ways than one. Fossil fuel companies looking to speed up exploration, drilling, construction, and maintenance work...

August 7, 2016
Total Views: 4

Friday, February 20, 2015
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Aleron Subsea Wins ROV Supply Deal

Aberdeen-based Aleron Subsea, a company that specializes in the rental and sale of remotely operated subsea vehicles (ROVs) announced today it has won a £3.1 million deal to provide a pair...

February 20, 2015
Total Views: 10

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Bibby Offshore Signs ROV Contract with Seascape

Bibby Offshore announced today its Singapore division signed a 1-year ROV services contract earlier this year with subsea contractor Seascape. Bibby has already mobilized their SMD ATOM work-class ROV aboard...

February 11, 2015
Total Views: 5

Monday, September 15, 2014
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Sat Divers Are Now Becoming Even More Obsolete as BG Group Unveils Project Flatfish

For BG Group, inspecting their vast arrays of production equipment lying on the sea floor is proving to be an enormous financial burden, and they are certainly not alone in...

September 15, 2014
Total Views: 3

Thursday, August 14, 2014
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Free-divers Search for 270-Ton Bell Resting Under 25 Feet of Mud

In 1608, a Portuguese warlord named Filipe de Brito e Nicote was causing trouble near Myanmar and attempted to steal the Great Bell of Dhammazedi from the Golden Pagoda in what is now, Yangon....

August 14, 2014
Total Views: 10

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Shipwrecks, Oil Seeps, and Salt “Volcanoes” | NOAA Films All Sorts of Cool Stuff in the Gulf of Mexico

[vimeo][/vimeo] Video courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program In crystal clear high definition video, NOAA’s Little Hercules remotely operated vehicle (ROV) flies over the remnants of a copper-sheathed sailing ship that disappeared at...

May 16, 2012
Total Views: 8

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

US Ports to be Protected by Advanced Underwater Technology

Submersible ROV manufacturer, VideoRay, has been awarded a $2.2 million dollar contract by the Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO) of the US Department of Defense to modernize the United...

July 19, 2011
Total Views: 2

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Going deeper: Canyon Offshore’s ROV pilots explain there’s more than meets the eye

By Trent Jacobs, Helix ESG Working thousands of feet below the ocean waves, in bone chilling temperatures and crushing pressures, remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) are the “swimming wrenches” that make...

June 16, 2011
Total Views: 39

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Virgin Oceanic – Richard Branson Looks To Dive The DEEP

In the months since James Cameron announced his next film will be filmed on location in the Marianas Trench, the race to explore the world’s deepest point has heated up...

April 6, 2011
Total Views: 23

Saturday, August 14, 2010

USCG Plans Dive Of The Deepwater Horizon Wreckage

Back in June gCaptain reported on James Cameron’s offer to dive the wreck of the Deepwater Horizon but, despite three official requests for information, the USCG refused to tell us...

August 14, 2010
Total Views: 50

Thursday, May 13, 2010
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Video Of The Gulf Oil Leak

Below are a few official videos of the oil flow taken from an ROV on the Gulf Of Mexico seabed. For more official videos visit the Deepwater Horizon Response Group’s...

May 13, 2010
Total Views: 3

Thursday, November 19, 2009

ASL Shipyard Builds Big and Complex

The application of diesel electric technology gives a remarkable flexibility to vessels in the larger offshore market. In November Singapore’s ASL Shipyard completed work on the 90 by 22-meter diving...

November 19, 2009
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Tuesday, November 17, 2009

S/V Noordhoek Pathfinder Launched

The S/V Noordhoek Pathfinder was recently launched on November 7, 2009 at the De Hoop Shipyard in Foxhol – The Netherlands. She is a state of the art 62m DPII...

November 17, 2009
Total Views: 5