Underwater Equipment

Deep Ocean Engineering, Inc.'s Phantom® T4H Completes Successful Inspection

Deep Ocean Engineering, Inc.'s Phantom® T4H Completes Successful Inspection

July 18, 2017 – Silicon Valley, USA – A Phantom® T4H ROV, designed and built by Deep Ocean Engineering, Inc., has successfully completed an inspection of the intake riser at Cherry Lake Dam near Yosemite in California.  The dam, built in 1956, has provided water and power to the San Francisco Bay Area, Modesto, and Turlock districts for over 60 years, and the structure has not been seen...

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General Dynamics Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Detects Threats to Ship Hulls and Structures

Using acoustic sonar and high-resolution imaging, Bluefin Robotics' H-AUV records a hull's condition and can identify potential threats to the ship while keeping divers safe. MONTEREY, Calif. - General Dynamics Mission Systems featured the Bluefin Robotics hovering-autonomous underwater vehicle (H-AUV) at OCEANS 2016 in Monterey, California.-  The Bluefin Robotics H-AUV locates, identifies and...

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Fun Fact: Handling Specialty is in the Guinness Book of World Records!

Fun Fact: Handling Specialty is in the Guinness Book of World Records!

With a challenging project come great rewards. The largest underwater stage hydraulic lift system measures a world record 3,650 square feet. Who built this behemoth you ask? Handling Specialty Manufacturing Ltd. Built for the Bellagio Casino, Resort and Theatre in Las Vegas, Nevada, the stage houses a show for Cirque du Soleil's O .-  The show takes place in a pool containing 1.5 million gallons...

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GIW Industries, Inc. Installs Innovative Dredging Package

GIW Industries, Inc. Installs Innovative Dredging Package

An underwater pump able to dredge 100m below the surface gives dredging company a competitive advantage. GROVETOWN, Ga.- – GIW Industries, Inc., the leader in the design, manufacture, and application of heavy duty centrifugal slurry pumps, announces the successful design and installation of a unique underwater pump system for a major Chinese dredging contractor. This equipment package consists...

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Machinists Inc. Creates Parts for World's Largest Underwater Observatory

At 10,000 feet down to the Pacific Ocean floor, off the Washington, Oregon coast, the pressures are incredible. It’s called the Regional Scales Nodes Project, a joint project of the University of Washington and the National Science Foundation. Machinist Inc. is building titanium components for the project, very high pressure cylinders, where the scientists will place their electronic monitoring...

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Machinists Inc. Manufactures Autonomous Underwater Vehicles

Autonomous Underwater Vehicles, as they are called, have been in development for the last 20 years or so, but now, are becoming increasingly more prevalent, due to emerging technology. The AUVs are used as real time centurions patrolling under the water. Machinists Inc. makes primary hulls for AUVs, which can withstand pressures at fairly significant depths. Typically, the AUV is made from...

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Innovative In-Tank Inspector Robot Displayed at EPRI Meeting

Innovative In-Tank Inspector Robot Displayed at EPRI Meeting PALM COAST, FLORIDA – Nuclear power industry managers and engineers attending the EPRI Buried Pipe Integrity Group (BPIG) Meeting and Vendor Expo on February 17 - 19 will have the opportunity to examine an innovative Inspector-series underwater robot, similar to the one that recently completed a successful floor plate survey of an...

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Underwater Acoustic Positioning System operates up to 1,000 m.

Underwater Acoustic Positioning System operates up to 1,000 m.

Housed in palm-sized titanium enclosure, Subsonus USBL combines 8-channel calibrated hydrophone array with integrated inertial navigation system to provide- position, velocity, and heading at depths of up to 1,000 m. Self-calibrating system requires no extra equipment or user intervention for setup, minimizing risk of operator errors. Operating on inverted or standard USBL scheme, Subsonus...

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Engineered Syntactic Systems Designs Mission Critical Buoyancy Solutions for Bluefin Robotics

Engineered Syntactic Systems Designs Mission Critical Buoyancy Solutions for Bluefin Robotics

ATTLEBORO, Mass.- – Engineered Syntactic Systems (ESS), a global supplier of syntactic solutions, is trusted to equip Bluefin Robotics' state-of-the-art subsea vehicles.-  ESS provides Bluefin Robotics, a world leader in Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs) with syntactic buoyancy systems for their family of AUVs, including the 4 500 meter Artemis 21 used in the ongoing search for missing...

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