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2018: JAN | FEB | MARCH


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Underwater Micro Camera
The LED Micro SeaCam with a standard titanium housing and sapphire port featuring a 74° diagonal field of view is capable of ocean tasks up to 6,000 m in depth. Six LED lights are integrated into the housing to provide detailed imaging. DeepSea Power & Light Inc.
Real-Time 3D Sonar System
Echoscope XD is the latest development in sonar with a wide-angle 90° by 44° 240-kHz option that increases the opening angle while increasing the field-of-view and survey area of coverage. Coda Octopus Products Ltd.

Multipurpose Connectable Workboat
Serving as a multiple use commercial platform or powered vessel, the Seahunter is ideal for working in marinas, swamps and transporting passengers along shoreline and rivers. The hulls are designed to be connected together at port, starboard or bow. Lamor USA Corp.
Gripping and Lifting Tool
Developed in consultation with DNVGL, the Cable Retrieval Tool (CRT200) is used for recovering subsea umbilicals and cable for offshore, gas and decommissioning projects. It allows controlled recovery of damaged cable and umbilicals up to an 8 in. diameter. Allspeeds Ltd. (Webtool).
Unmanned Surface Vehicle Software
Neptune software has been integrated with the ARCIMS USV to increase its autonomous capabilities. Integrating the software allows vehicles to react and adapt their missions according to feedback from their sensors. SeeByte Ltd., ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK.

Airborne Laser Terrain Mapper
The ALTM Galaxy T1000 combines a 1,000-kHz effective ground measurement rate with SwathTRAK technology to create a compact, efficient and versatile LiDAR sensor. It enables continuous operating with no data gaps and density variations in the multipulse transition zones. Teledyne Optech.

Micro Unmanned Undersea Vehicle
Ideally suited for developers of autonomy and behaviors, power systems, subsea sensors and new payloads, the micro-UUV opens affordable operations to any organization with undersea survey or science requirements. It has sonar payloads, acoustic communications and 360° cameras. Riptide Autonomous Solutions LLC.

Boat Liferails
Dux Lifelines are lighter and easier on hands and sails than regular wire. These lines use Dynice Dux SK-75, which has similar material stretch to that of stainless steel and has a breaking strength of 11,000 lb. Colligo Marine LLC.

Flood Detection System
The SeaGamma Flooded Member Detection (FMD) System has been designed to rapidly survey components up to 2-m diameter from an inspection or work-class ROV. It requires no marine growth removal. Subsea Technology & Rentals Ltd.

Mobile Survey Platform
A new side scan/bathymetry module incorporates Klein Marine Systems new UUV-3500 high-resolution side scan sonar with optional bathymetry sonar for the Gavia AUV. It can carry an array of sensors and custom payload modules to a survey site up to 1,000 m away. Teledyne Gavia.

Digital Depth Gauge
DG100 measures and displays depth accurately from 0 to 330 ft. Using a state-of-the-art pressure transducer, the depth resolution is set in feet or meters. It includes a bright LED display, stopwatch indicator, diver and surface modes, and works with the TAC-Series navigation boards. RJE International Inc.

Acceleration Monitoring Device
Low-noise, single-axis Model 2210 accelerometer modules integrate a MEMS VC accelerometer chip with high-drive, low-impedance buffering for reliable, repeatable measurements. It generates two analog voltage outputs which vary in response to applied acceleration. Silicon Designs Inc.

Combined Sonar System
The HMS-624 digital CHIRP side scan sonar system offers dual simultaneous 100/400-kHz frequency operation. It provides high-resolution imaging capabilities for deep and shallow water applications and uses a flexible interface to allow the user to set operating parameters. Falmouth Scientific Inc.

Miniature Inertial Sensors
The Eclipse models range from the N model to the A2 option. The Eclipse-N model embeds an L1 GNSS receiver. It benefits from more satellites improving the signals with GALILEO tracking. The Eclipse A2 delivers a 5-cm accurate heave, which automatically adjusts to wave period. SBG Systems S.A.S.

Insulated Container
With ice retention that lasts up to three days and certified bear-proof, the 20QT Elite Cooler features an ergonomic design and easy-carry handle, so it’s easier on your hands and legs. The molded-in lock hasp keeps contents secure and even serves as a bottle opener. Pelican Products Inc.

Navigational Instrument
The inline compass module (ICM) combines heading and tilt data with wind speed data from RS-232 wind sensors to produce a serial data stream of wind speed and vector-averaged wind direction on buoys or other moving platforms. It can be operated without a wind sensor as a digital compass and accelerometer. Soundnine Inc.

Firmware Upgrade With ITK
Expanding position capabilities, firmware 7.200 is backwards compatible with the OEM6 family software. It includes an interface toolkit, a new land profile for INS and two new subscription-based offerings: TerraStar-L service and RTK ASSIST. NovAtel Inc.

Software Update
MT Software Suite 4.7 for the MTi 1-series, 10-series and 100-series has several new features, including the new In-Run Compass Calibration (ICC). Other features include an optimized Gyro Bias Estimation algorithm and a new filter profile for the MTi-G-710. Xsens.

Underwater LED Light
Consisting of five lights in three sizes (4, 8 or 16 LEDs), the X-Series is a combination of the current XT and XP product ranges. It outputs up to 4,500 fixture lumens and benefits from bespoke optics, which focuses the beam and increases penetration in the water illuminating a larger area. OceanLED UK.

Subsea Clamp for Cathodic Protection
The AQUAclamp is easily deployed by a diver or ROV and is ideal for the retrofit of monitoring equipment to pipelines and structures. It provides a secure mechanical fixing and a reliable electrical bond. Aquatic Group Ltd.

Second-Generation Panel Computers
Integrating powerful Intel Skylake processor-based computers, high-quality display technology and computers/displays advanced video processing, the Series X are all-in-one. Available in 27-in., 26-in. and 24-in. configurations. Hatteland Display AS.

LCD Displays
The SRMH-24R features a 24-in. screen with 1920 by 1080p full high-definition resolution. With 1,500 nits of brightness, the screen is seven times brighter than a typical desktop monitor. It will also produce clear, sharp video images even in direct, bright sunlight. TRU-Vu Monitors Inc.

Underwater Camera Lenses
Three new lenses, the UCL-05LF, UCL-06LF and the UCL-09F, are quality wet macro lens with three different diopters. They magnify the subject and enable the camera to focus short distances, creating sharp, detailed and impressive images. Perfect for shooting close-up images of fish, corals and more. Fantasea Line Inc.

MOB Device
Based on the ALERT2, the ALERT418 man overboard transmitter is smaller, lighter and features six integrated flashing LED lights, utilizing CR123 lithium batteries and can send a signal to a receiver when immersed in water that can intentionally kill the engine or notify the vessels’ crew. Emerald Marine Products.

Vibrating Sediment Monitor
The SediMeter is used to monitor erosion, sedimentation and related processes by measuring vertical turbidity. It includes a built-in vibration system to knock off dust and bubbles and to keep the system clean. The brief vibration will shed loose debris from the sensor, a vertical plastic tube 15 mm in diameter. It can also measure oblique backscatter and straight backscatter while displaying them in blue and yellow respectively. Lindorm Inc.

Autonomous Underwater Vehicle
For deep underwater applications, the A18D performs autonomous missions up to 3,000 m deep with 24-hr. endurance and a max speed of 6 kt. It can be transported by plane for overseas missions and be launched and recovered in bad sea conditions. ECA Group.

Underwater Electric Robotic Vehicle
With the addition of advanced iCON behavior-based intelligent control architecture, the Falcon can host many features. Station‐keeping and fine position adjustment reduce the operator’s workload by allowing concentration on the task. It is also possible to add higher accuracy sensors for heading, depth and altitude. Saab Seaeye Ltd.

Argos Satellite Pop-Up Tag
The SeaTag-6K sensor suite includes depth, temperature, three-axis magnetometer, three-axis accelerometer and a wrap-around solar panel doubling as a light sensor. It is also capable of providing horizontal migratory tracks. Desert Star Systems LLC.

Water Speed Pump
Taurus VS Variable Speed Pumps bring energy cost savings with variable speed technology to aquaculture for apps that require up to a 1.5-hp pump. It can operate on 115- or 230-V power (50 Hz or 60 Hz), and has easy-to-access wiring compartments for faster connections. Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems.

Updated Data Analysis Software
The Bathy Database 4.3 release follows the latest update of HIPS and SIPS 10.2. This version of BDB includes import and export for generic LiDAR format LAS 1.4. It also supports the creation and management of variable resolution (VR) surfaces. Teledyne CARIS.

Shallow-Water Bathymetry Vehicle
With a design aimed to minimize the requirement for specific system expertise, the CEE-USV survey boat is simple to operate without compromising data. The vehicle’s unique removable bow section promotes portability without sacrificing speed and efficiency. CEE HydroSystems USA Inc.

Underwater Camera Housing
Manufactured with function, style and durability in mind, the FG9X Housing for the Canon Powershot G9 X and G9 X Mark II is depth-rated to 60 m/200 ft. It provides full access to all camera buttons with clearly labeled controls and access to essential contact points on the camera touch screen. Fantasea Line Inc.

Biosensor System
The Qwiklite 200 is used for testing contaminants and performing toxicity assessments. Single-use disposable test kits contain live bioluminescent plankton, which rapidly respond to solutions. Test results are usually available in 4 hours, compared to days when sent to a conventional lab. Assure Controls Inc.

Sampling Cylinder
Improving the quality of results and reducing risks, the subsea sampling cylinder (SSC) is the first fully qualified and certified for shipping sample cylinder to be deployed in a subsea environment. It allows operators to take production samples from a subsea system for direct transfer to a laboratory. Proserv.

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