Fugro Launches State-of-the Art Geotechnical Vessel

7th December 2022

Fugro Quest provides increased operational safety for offshore geotechnical surveys Fugro Quest, a state-of-the-art vessel equipped with advanced deep-water technology, is the newest addition to Fugro’s geotechnical vessel fleet. Fugro uses this type of vessel to determine the exact composition of the soil; the resulting data are essential to establish the optimal location and design …

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NUCLEAR SURVIVOR

28th November 2022

A proven survivor — the Saab Seaeye Tiger has spent five years working in nuclear storage ponds at Sellafield, one of the most highly radioactive and highly alkaline places on the planet for a robotic vehicle. The Saab Seaeye Tiger has spent five years working in nuclear storage ponds — one of the harshest places …

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FALCON HELPS PROTECT MALDIVES CORAL REEFS

16th November 2022

A Saab Seaeye Falcon underwater robot has helped complete the first-ever systematic scientific survey of the waters of the Maldives — the lowest-lying nation on earth. Saab Seaeye Falcon fitted with special stereoscopic camera array. Nekton Maldives Mission © Nekton 2022. The Maldives is just 1.5 metres above sea level on islands of coral reef …

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SAAB SEAEYE IN ANGOLAN ‘RIG TO REEF’ PROJECT

9th November 2022

The transformation of an oil platform into an artificial reef is underway in Angola. The transformation of an oil platform into an artificial reef is underway in Angola. It is the first platform in Africa to be decommissioned in a project led by environmental quality services company, EQS, with a Saab Seaeye Falcon underwater robot …

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BMT, Boeing partner on maritime communication systems for RAN

7th November 2022

BMT and Boeing Defence Australia have partnered to provide the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) with a modern maritime communications system, under Project SEA1442 Phase 5. The teaming partners will deliver the RAN an integrated, interoperable and resilient system to enhance their wireless information exchange capability. Credit: BMT “As the maritime engineering partner, BMT in Australia …

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BAE to Provide Periscope Support for Australian Collins Submarines

2nd November 2022

  The Royal Australian Navy has tapped BAE Systems to provide in-service periscope support for its six Collins-class submarines. The $45-million extension contract guarantees the Royal Australian Navy continued maintenance and logistic services, as well as engineering and supply support. “BAE Systems is a long-term sovereign capability partner with a 30-year pedigree in the manufacture …

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Saab Receives Order for Sea Mine-Disposing Submarines

24th October 2022

Saab has received an order for deliveries of additional underwater vehicles called Double Eagle SAROV (Semi-Autonomous Remotely Operated Vehicle); these are to be used for safe disposing of sea mines. Deliveries of the Double Eagle systems are scheduled with those of new vessels to the Polish Navy during 2026-2027. The Double Eagle SAROV systems are …

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Oceaneering wins $300M in subsea robotics contracts during Q3 2022

17th October 2022

Oceaneering International Inc.’s Subsea Robotics segment won multiple contracts during third-quarter 2022, with anticipated aggregate revenue of $300 million. HOUSTON — Oceaneering International Inc.’s Subsea Robotics segment won multiple contracts during third-quarter 2022, with anticipated aggregate revenue of $300 million. These contracts are primarily for ROV services delivered from floating drilling rigs and vessels for subsea …

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AUSTRALIA’S SUPER-SIZED SALMON FARMER GETS A FIFTH FALCON

6th October 2022

Huon Aquaculture, Australia’s second largest salmon farmer, has purchased another Saab Seaeye Falcon underwater robotic vehicle to support its marine and environmental operations. Falcons inspect and maintain Huon’s critical subsea farm infrastructures. This brings Huon’s Falcon fleet to five. Huon sees the Seaeye Falcon as a vital farming tool for surveying and monitoring their marine …

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FALCON IS WINNING STRATEGY FOR HYPROPS NIGERIA

29th September 2022

Hyprops Nigeria Limited has chosen the Saab Seaeye Falcon as the best robotic vehicle resource for increasing their long-term footprint in Nigeria. “Our current customers demand the Falcon as a trusted, easy-to-use resource,” says Hyprops. “The Falcon has proven over the years to be capable and versatile, with a lightweight and portable construction that gives …

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