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New Head of Marketing at Valeport

Guy Frankland

Valeport has strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of a head of marketing, as it targets market leadership in the environmental sensors sector.  The internal appointment of former marketing manager, Guy Frankland, to head of marketing marks the latest step in the strategic growth plans for Valeport. With over 20 years’ experience in strategy, brand and digital marketing,

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Valeport Supports Mayflower Autonomous Ship

Mayflower Autonomous Ship

The Mayflower Autonomous Ship (MAS), which is set to self-navigate across the Atlantic autonomously in spring 2021, will be fitted with the new Valeport uvSVX and a Valeport altimeter to provide vital precise underwater depth data to help protect the vessel and the onboard technology on its epic journey. Sailing from Plymouth, U.K., to Plymouth, U.S., MAS will trace the route of the

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Save Our Seagrass Campaign in UK

Valeport SaveOurSeagrass

Valeport, has pledged its support to a campaign to protect the vital “underwater rainforest” under threat off Tor Bay, on the southwest coast of the U.K.  To mark the hydrographic and oceanographic instrument manufacturer’s 50th anniversary, it will partner with a U.K. coastal zoo and aquarium to help protect seagrass, a remarkable plant that flowers underwater and forms dense meadows

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Upgraded SWiFT SVP

SWiFT SVP upgrade

Valeport’s latest and most popular sound speed profiler, the SWiFT SVP, has now been upgraded to provide enhanced versatility and deployment. The improved SWiFT will now operate down to 500 m (previous depth rating was 200 m). Valeport has also increased the profiler’s pressure accuracy from 0.5 to 0.01 percent, fitting only one 50-bar pressure transducer. It comes with Bluetooth connectivity, rechargeable battery and

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