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FEATURED PRODUCTS
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Acoustic Release Technologies
The UTS-9400 offers a color touch screen display, universal command capability and advanced ambient acoustic noise analysis to ensure critical release commands get through despite environmental changes. The R2K Mid-water Transponding Acoustic Release includes newly implemented features such as battery voltage indication and tilt measurements. TESTit is a fully functioning “in air” pre-deployment acoustic tester for the R series. Teledyne Benthos.
Man Overboard Device
Suitable for all offshore and lone workers, the M100 and MX100 Maritime Survivor Locating Devices attach to immersion suits and inflatable life jackets with safety in mind. The MX100 is designed to meet European ATEX directive and IECEx approval for use in zone 2 explosive atmospheres. M100 is suitable for all other commercial uses, such as wind farms and fishing fleets. Ocean Signal Ltd.
Search and Rescue Transponder
Pathfinder Pro SART is a rescue radar that uses 12 intense blips after being interrogated by radar, greatly enhancing search and rescue efforts. The lithium battery provides more than 96 hours of operating life in standby mode or 12 hours of active operating life. ACR Electronics Inc.
Ocean Wave Measurer
Sonic Wave Sensor RV is a cabled wave sensor that measures fast submillimeter to large waves. It combines an ultrasonic sensor circuit, low-power microprocessor and anti-aliasing filter in an IP67 resistant to water submersion package with three different signal outputs. It has a measuring range from 0.2 m to 2.7 m and can be powered by any voltage from 4.5 V to 45 V. Ocean Sensor Systems Inc.
Acoustic Fish Trackers
Designed for tracking aquatic life in marine environments, the 980-Series acoustic tags are able to track hundreds of fish in one area at the same time without compromising collected data. At 80 kHz, scientists can maximize tracking resolution and range while being outside of the auditory ranges of most marine mammals. Hydroacoustic Technology Inc.
Dual-Frequency OEM Boards
Multi-GNSS Eclipse P326 and P327 are low-powered, high-precision OEM boards that integrate L-band and receive Atlas GNSS corrections on a single small board. The latest technology enables simultaneous tracking of all satellite signals, including GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo, and QZSS. Hemisphere GNSS.


High-Pressure Water Power Unit
Using water flow and pressure to generate cavitation at the end of the proprietary nozzle, CaviBlaster Model 1122 (11 gpm/2,200 psi) has been redesigned in a smaller, more compact package. This model is documented to out-clean 6,500-psi water blaster systems using only 2,200 psi. CaviDyne LLC.

Instrumentation Software
SmartPlant Instrumentation 2016 is an update enabling smarter design and operation of plants, ships and offshore facilities. New features include the Query Builder, the Engineering Data Editor and the To-Do List in an easy-to-understand software design. Intergraph Process, Power & Marine.

Connectors and Cable Assemblies
The micro-wet-mate solutions incorporate rugged designs that provide 10,000 psi pressure ratings and survive 1,000 mate and demate cycles. These high contact density Burton subsea connectors and cable assemblies are available in MCBH bulkhead, MCIL inline overmolded and dummy-plug configurations that include up to eight contacts in 0.61-in. diameter shells or up to 16 contacts in 0.98-in. diameter shells. Eaton.

Geological Modeling Software
EarthModel FT 9.5 is the latest-version software that combines well and seismic data for a better understanding of the reservoir. Users can determine reservoir properties such as lithofacies, porosity and permeability. CGG GeoSoftware.

Warning Signals and Horns
D1x and GNEx are the new families of alarm horns, PA loudspeakers and combined alarm horn/Xenon strobe beacons. The four-stage, 64-tone alarm horns and combined units are available with directional flare or 360° sound dispersion radial horns, adding visual signaling. E2S Warning Signals LLC.

Portable Underwater Inspection ROV
AC-ROV can be set up and operated from no more space than you take up standing on site. It’s a one-operator system that allows the operator to have a hand free to take notes or speak on a radio or phone. AC-CESS Co. UK Ltd.

Sea Surface Temperature Analysis
Three new surface temperature data sets have been added, including the high-resolution GHRSST Level 4 G1SST Sea Surface Temperature Analysis. More than 800 unique variables provide regional sea surface temperature products across Europe and the Baltic Sea. Planet OS Inc.

Support Software
Support for the Acoustic Zooplankton Fish Profiler (AZFP) has been added to Echoview 7.1. AZFP Link software will now be able to read raw binary AZFP data files directly, bringing performance and usability benefits. Echoview also supports data logged by Sonic KFC-6000 and KSE-300 echosounders. ASL Environmental Sciences Inc.

ADCP Upgrade
SeaSEVEN Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler has two pairs of three beams splayed around a vertical beam. It is able to make the basic measurements of a Doppler shift, echo intensity, correlation, depth and temperature at a high speed and store up to 64 GB of memory. Rowe Technologies Inc.

AUV Magnetometer
OFG SCM is a magnetometer system that provides real-time compensated and corrected three-component magnetic data. It can be installed inside the hull of an AUV or strapped directly on the outside to minimize operational risk. OFG.

Biological Recovery Systems
Sweetwater Bead Filters are engineered to deliver both mechanical and biological filtration. Applications include koi ponds, public aquariums, zoos, hatcheries and more. The heavy-duty fiberglass filters are rated at 50 psi and can hold up to 4,500 sq. ft. of biological contact surface area in a small footprint. Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems.

Onboard Data Platform
The Helix PC/104 SBC family offers low- to mid-range CPU performance featuring high-quality data acquisition circuitry, PCle MiniCard I/O expansion and rugged construction. It is ideal for apps needing a stable, SBC platform with many years of availability. Diamond Systems Corp.

Scientific Receiver
Addressing major concerns about compatibility with new satellite constellations, the Altus APS3G RTK receiver also deals with interference and jamming. It tracks all-in-view GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, IRNSS, SBAS, Galileo and QZSS, including E6/L6, and all other signals known to be available. Septentrio.

Mini Inspection ROV
Engineered for dependability and functionality across a wide range of underwater applications, the Endura offers high thrust and software performance. Ready for the water in three minutes, basic driver competency is developed in about three hours, with professional efficiency achieved in three days. Aquabotix.

Embeddable DVR
Model 4012 is a compact digital video recorder optimized for embedding in OEM systems. It records audio and video (including live) to USB storage media in MP4 format and captures JPEG images on-the-fly without interruption. Sensoray.

Flush Mount Pressure Transmitter
Featuring an exclusive flush tip-zero cavity design, Model 386 further incorporates a stainless steel machined diaphragm along with all-welded sealed housings. This makes the transmitters virtually impervious to fluid ingress. Viatran Corp.

Scrubber Platform
PureSOx scrubber now comes in a smaller U-design. The shape of the scrubber itself forms a natural water trap, preventing water backflow to the engine. Multiple inlets can be used to let one scrubber clean exhaust gas from both main and auxiliary engines, as well as boiler exhaust gas. Alfa Laval Nijmegen BV. ST

Hydraulic Leak Detector
The OPK-400M marine leak detection kit is a cost-effective way to efficiently locate fuel, oil and hydraulic leaks in small to medium-sized watercraft. The OPTIMAX 400 violet light leak detection flashlight shines a high-intensity LED lamp that gets into cramped areas inaccessible to larger lamps. Adding the fluorescent dye enables scanning a system to pinpoint even the most elusive leak. Spectroline Corp.

Surveying Echosounder
A navigation and position finding device, the CEESCOPE-USV includes a GNSS and broadband telemetry package that can be installed on virtually any remotely operated boat. An entirely self-contained module requires no interface with the USV. CEE Hydrosystems USA Inc.

Production Mapping Tool
The ENC Bathymetry Plotter is used to create contour lines and selected soundings for incorporation into digital hydrographic chart products. Point cloud or gridded bathymetry data that serve as input are processed and transformed into a nautical elevation model. SevenCs GmbH.

Vibracoring Monitoring System
Vibracore Acquisition Monitoring Platform (VAMP) maximizes reliability and robustness of the sampling procedure while improving core sample integrity and efficiencies. It provides the operator with live, integrated telemetry information. CMS-Geotech Ltd.

Energy-Efficient Power Converter
The water-cooled MV7-Series UWave drive has a 10-gigawatt installed base, with 1,600 units installed around the world. It reduces its footprint by 40 percent and incorporates a five-level smart topology, meaning increased power and voltage. GE Power Conversion.

Ship Design Software
ShipConstructor 2017 contains many new features: WeldManagement for faster operations, AutoCAD 2017 compatibility, UDA enhancements for better communication, and a WorkShare Model to transfer parts across projects. It’s compatible with Windows 10, and users can achieve a higher quality of 3D project design. SSI.

Object Retrieval Tool
Magnetic sledge is a tool capable of retrieving ferrous objects as small as a fingernail from underwater. Made from aluminum and equipped with 10 powerful permanent magnets, it can pick up objects that may be covered by sand or silt, which may be difficult for divers to retrieve. Miko Marine AS.

Airborne Echosounder
Air50 is optimized for monitoring sediment movement in swash and surf zones. Up to 32 devices can be linked together in series to cover an area of interest with accurate measurements, supported by MODBUS protocol. The array of linked devices can also help discover key parameters about exchange of sediment between land and sea. EofE Ultrasonics Co., Ltd.

Computer-Based Training
Convenient and user-friendly, the CBT courseware allows students to download the training curriculum to their own computers or laptops and perform self-study portions offline, at home or at sea. Students take a self-administered test at the end of each module and can communicate with an ECDIS instructor at any stage of the self-study portion by email or interactive chat. Danelec Marine A/S.



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