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Kongsberg Unveils HUGIN SUPERIOR AUV

(SAS) which generates approximately 1,000 meters swath at 2.5 knots for SAS imagery, and real aperture and SAS bathymetry, with consistent resolution over the entire swath (typically 5x5 cm in mission imagery). The system also features the EM2040 mk II multibeam.The vehicle is configurable for diverse applications for a range of commercial, government and naval users. Its data suite features upgraded SAS processing, sidescan sonar imagery, bathymetry, sub-bottom profiler, camera, laser, magnetometer, turbidity and diverse environmental sensors.The HUGIN SUPERIOR utilizes sophisticated positioning technology

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New KONGSBERG Mapping Cloud Solution

KONGSBERG has unveiled its new data handling solution, Mapping Cloud, which provides easy storage of different types of data within the Cloud, offering an accessible and practical means of uploading and distributing real-time data, which can be subsequently made available to use in diverse applications and products.Mapping Cloud enables existing PC applications to be run in a Virtual Machine (VM) environment, and allows users to efficiently manage data processing, archiving and sharing with partners and customers through web browsers. With Mapping Cloud, data uploaded in e.g., Australia

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Submersible, Magnetic Robot Performs Hull Inspections

said.   The Utility Crawler, designed and built by Deep Trekker, is submersible to 50 meters, and houses its own onboard batteries, making deployment easy and quick for tasks such as contraband inspections and testing hull integrity or thickness. Magnetic wheels and various add-ons permit diverse applications such as scraping away marine growth or power washing the hull or examining for invasive species while in port. The Utility Crawler has both military and municipality applications as well.     Hull Inspection With magnetic wheels, the DT640 Utility MagCrawler can crawl along vertical

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New Fisheries Research Vessel for Angola

vessel, which was designed by Skipsteknisk and uses Silent-A/F/R technology to ensure highly accurate survey results from the advanced KONGSBERG scientific package.   Supported by KONGSBERG’s integrated technology, the Angolan Ministry of Fisheries’ new vessel will be capable of diverse applications, including hydrographic survey, sub-bottom profiling, acoustics research, pelagic and demersal trawling, plankton, water, environmental and geographical sampling, oil recovery and emergency towage operations.   KONGSBERG’s delivery is focused on design, engineering, equipment

New Approach to Subsea Systems will Reduce Cost, Risk

by both divers and ROVs.   Mr Macleod added: “The underpinning philosophy has been to standardize instrumentation integration methods and to develop common building blocks that are integrated using simple and robust physical interfaces and software tools that are re-used across diverse applications to reduce risk and the time taken to configure and test these. “   This philosophy takes into account how data is transformed into valuable information and how the information is likely to be used to inform decisions both in real time and in a historic context.   The new

Rope & Wires: At the Forefront of Technology

expanding its operational capabilities in recent years to include the production of large diameter 12-strand lines known throughout the industry as Endura 12. These lines are comprised of 100% Dyneema fiber and are used across all of Teufelberger’s markets in some capacity in numerous very diverse applications. For example, these lines are present on towboats, barges, and help scientists to explore our ocean’s floors. Endura 12 is exceptionally strong, extremely low stretch, lightweight, and very durable, representing the ideal wire rope replacement because it requires much less manpower

The new OE14-522 HD Pan and Tilt Zoom (PATZ) Camera

New PATZ Camera from Kongsberg

definition (HD) or high quality standard definition (SD) signal output. With its 4,500m standard depth rating, optical coverage of 230º pan x 220º tilt (when using wide zoom setting) and 1920 x 1080 high definition pixel resolution, the OE14-522 HD PATZ is a high quality camera for diverse applications. The OE14-522 HD PATZ features analogue or digital/HDSDI video signal outputs and is supplied with the unique Kongsberg Maritime GUI, which can be simply interfaced with any USB Plug and Play Joystick for straightforward camera control. km.kongsberg.com  

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