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Subsea Expo Conference Line Up To Help Industry in Navigating The Blue Frontier

19.02.2024
Subsea Expo, the world’s leading exhibition and conference dedicated to the underwater industry, returns to Aberdeen this week featuring a packed conference programme.

QYSEA Introduces QY-MT: A Groundbreaking AI Underwater Measurement System for Submersible Robots

19.02.2024
QYSEA Technology is thrilled to announce the official launch of QY-MT (QYSEA Measurement Tool), our self-developed AI underwater intelligent precision measurement system. This cutting-edge technology harnesses the robust subsea capabilities of QYSEA's FIFISH underwater robot, heralding a new era of AI intelligence for underwater robot measurements.

DeepWater Exploration (DWE) Introduces the World's First Subsea Computer Vision Camera

15.02.2024
DWE introduces the world's first patent-pending subsea UVC (USB video class) camera; boasting almost 2 Million Pixels with an HD Global Shutter sensor, pushing an immense amount of 60FPS data, all through a simple USB interface that works with any computer.

Oceaneering Selected by Defense Innovation Unit to Test and Develop Unmanned Undersea Vehicle Prototype

15.02.2024
Today, Oceaneering International, Inc. announces that its Aerospace and Defense Technologies (ADTech) business segment has been awarded a contract by the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU), a U.S. Department of Defense organization, for the development and testing of the Freedom™ Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) as a potential Large Displacement Unmanned Undersea Vehicle (LDUUV) prototype for the U.S. Navy’s Program Office for Advanced Undersea Systems.

South Hampshire College Group drives UK maritime workforce upskilling with new Digital Training Vessel powered by Robosys

14.02.2024
The UK’s pioneering, technically focused South Hampshire College Group has announced its acquisition of a Digital Training Vessel powered by Robosys AI. This will support the demand for new maritime skills across the Solent region, and pan-UK, enabled through capital equipment investment through the Department for Education’s Local Skills Improvement Fund.

Ocean Power Technologies Secures Orders Exceeding $1.25 Million for Fully Integrated WAM-V Unmanned Surface Vehicles

13.02.2024
Surge in Demand for Innovative Maritime Solutions Drives Significant Orders for OPT's Cutting-Edge WAM-V USVs. Ocean Power Technologies a leader in innovative and cost-effective low-carbon marine power, data, and service solutions, today announced it has received multiple orders for fully integrated WAM-V Unmanned Surface Vehicles (USVs) totaling over $1.25 million. These orders underscore the growing demand for OPT's advanced marine technologies and their applications in maritime surveillance, environmental monitoring, and ocean data collection.

Robotic seagrass solution targets commercial adoption

13.02.2024
HydroSurv, a leading provider of electric and hybrid uncrewed surface vessels (USVs), has secured Innovate UK funding to commercialise an end-to-end seagrass monitoring solution with support from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA).

EVENT: Uncrewed Maritime Systems Technology 2024 - Wokingham, UK - 8-9 May 2024

12.02.2024
SAE Media Group is proud to present the 7th annual Uncrewed Maritime Systems Technology conference, taking place on the 8-9 May 2024 in the United Kingdom. With NATO leaders driving the shift towards hybrid fleets, this conference is your opportunity to hear firsthand from expert speakers about the triumphs and challenges of seamlessly integrating uncrewed systems into human systems.

HonuWorx Redefines Remote Operations in Subsea Robotics

12.02.2024
HonuWorx, with the support of an Offshore Wind Growth Partnership Development Grant, has developed and tested their new cloud-based solution for controlling and supervising remote robotic systems - “HonuMove”

COASTAL DATA DEMOCRACY WITH UNCREWED VESSELS

12.02.2024
Bergen-based startup, Nordic USV, is on a mission to find new ways of monitoring the coast, aiming to eliminate barriers and open opportunities to ensure that ocean data and knowledge is accessible to all coastline stakeholders.

Reach has Expanded its Capacity by Securing Charters for Both the Northern Maria and Olympic Taurus

12.02.2024
Reach Subsea ASA offering high quality solutions and technology to clients in need of ocean data and services, continues to bolster its long-term capabilities to meet the increasing demand in the subsea services market. Reach has expanded its capacity by securing charters for both the Northern Maria and Olympic Taurus.

DOF Group Contract Award for FPSO & FSO Installation in the Ivory Coast

12.02.2024
DOF has been awarded a contract by Altera Infrastructure to install one FPSO (Floating Production, Storage and Offloading unit) and one FSO (Floating Storage unit) for the phase 2 development of the Baleine field in Cote d'Ivoire, West Africa, operated by Eni with Petroci Holding as partner.

Kongsberg Discovery Awarded 24 Month Contract with the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU)

09.02.2024
Kongsberg Discovery has been awarded a contract with the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU) to rapidly deliver HUGIN Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) capabilities for the U.S. Military. The total contract could result in the Navy acquiring HUGIN Endurance and HUGIN Superior deep-water AUV systems.

DIU Awards Anduril Contract to Innovate New Capabilities for Undersea Warfare

09.02.2024
The U.S. Navy selected Anduril and its Dive family of large autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) to prototype distributed, long-range, persistent underwater sensing and payload delivery in contested environments. Anduril provides a family of AI-enabled AUVs that are designed to perform a wide range of defense and commercial missions.

Four New Seamounts Discovered in the High Seas

08.02.2024
The crew of Schmidt Ocean Institute's research vessel Falkor (too) discovered four underwater mountains — the tallest of which is over 1.5 miles high — on a January transit from Golfito, Costa Rica, to Valparaiso, Chile, the organization announced today.

U.S. Navy Selects Vendors for Unmanned Undersea Vehicle Program

08.02.2024
The Navy’s Program Office Advanced Undersea Systems (PMS 394), with the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU), has selected three vendors to prototype and develop Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (UUV) platforms.

Oceaneering Selected as Finalists for Offshore Achievement Awards

07.02.2024
Oceaneering International announces that its Freedom™ Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) is a finalist for the 37th Offshore Achievement Awards.

University of Gothenburg AUV Goes Missing Under a Glacier in Antarctica

07.02.2024
The unmanned underwater vehicle Ran has gone missing under a glacier in Antarctica. The vehicle, owned by the University of Gothenburg, is one of three similar in the whole world that is used for research and has contributed to important knowledge about the so-called Doomsday Glacier.

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