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Optical Dissolved Oxygen Logger Allows Long-Term Deployment

RBR released the RBRduet³ T.ODO optical dissolved oxygen logger for applications down to 6,000 m. The optical oxygen sensor provides high stability for very long deployments where accurate dissolved oxygen concentration and saturation measurements are critical. Its marine thermistor provides a high accuracy temperature measurement. The fast version of the RBRduet³ has a 1 s time constant for dissolved oxygen

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Two-Way Broadcast is Live On Board Atlantis in the East Pacific Ocean

Scientists and engineers on a deep-sea expedition aboard the research vessel Atlantis in the East Pacific Ocean will be broadcasting live from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. EST on Tuesday, Dec. 11, Wednesday, Dec. 12 and Thursday, Dec. 13. The expedition’s scientists and engineers will talk about their research, including their use of submersibles, and answer questions from the audience. The

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Missing Argentine Submarine Found

The Argentine submarine, ARA San Juan, which went missing last year with 44 crew members on board, has been found 900 meters deep in the water off the coast of Chubut Province, Argentina. The deep water search was performed by Ocean Infinity and its fleet of 6,000-m-rated AUVs equipped with EdgeTech 2205 side scan sonars.  EdgeTech’s tri-frequency side scan sonar-frequency

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Kawasaki to Test Pipeline Inspection AUV at Scottish Underwater Testing Facility

The Underwater Centre, an underwater training and testing facility in Scotland, has signed an agreement with Kawasaki Heavy Industries in Japan to carry out a verification test of a prototype AUV equipped with a robot arm for subsea pipeline inspection. The test is scheduled for October 2018 at The Underwater Centre in Fort William. With a focus on the growing

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AUV Demand is Growing for Life-of-Field Inspections

A new report released by Westwood Energy examines the growing use of AUVs for life-of-field inspections at offshore oil and gas operations. Most useful in deepwater operations, AUVs are used by navies and scientific researchers around the globe, and their use will increase across the oil and gas industry as a tool for inspecting subsea infrastructure. The latest “AUV Demand 2013-2022:

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Latest Search for Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 Concluded

Seabed intelligence company Ocean Infinity has concluded its latest search for Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 without locating the plane on the seafloor. The search was the latest in a series of campaigns: Ocean Infinity has been involved in several rounds of searching for the aircraft that disappeared in March 2014. The search that ended this week involved collecting high-resolution data from

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