With a plethora of low-cost ROV manufacturers entering the market, VideoRay made the strategic decision to re-focus the company on selling fewer, but much higher value units. The strategy has paid off, and revenues have soared year-on-year since. Chris Gibson is long-tenured at VideoRay, but relatively new in the CEO seat. He shares his insights with Marine Technology TV on the evolution, pace and direction of the ROV sector.
Ben Kinnaman, CEO, Greensea IQ, discusses with Marine Technololgy TV the rationale behind the move to take three companies—Greensea, Armach and Bayonet Ocean Vehicles—and create a new single company, Greensea IQ.
CSignum CEO Chris Brooks and his team discuss how its RadiEM innovation can seamlessly transmit data through the water-air boundary wirelessly.
USEA is a Norwegian start-up aiming to leverage uncrewed vessels – both surface and subsurface – to more efficiently and effectively harness the world of data sitting in our oceans.
The NemoSens micro AUV from RTsys is designed to be easy to deploy and recover, with simple to swap payloads. On display at Ocean Business in Southampton, the AUV is making waves in its ability to survey hard to access shallow regions for extended endurance, as Pierre-Alexandre Caux, Business Director, RTSys explained to MTR TV.
On the surface with its USV Sonobot and under the water with its growing family of AUVs, Evologics aims to improve the view and data coming from the world’s waterways, as Francisco Bustamante, Senior Operations Manager, Evologics, discusses with MTR TV at Ocean Business in Southampton.
Born from the Shell Ocean Discovery XPrize, Tampa Deep Sea Xplorers today offers the Barracuda autonomous underwater vehicle. With its affordability, it ability to be launched and recovered by hand, and its 600 ft. depth rating, this capable AUV is targeting organizations that need big ocean information on a more modest budget. Ed Larson, Founder & CEO, and Joe Daum, CFO, discuss the details with Marine Technology TV.
Voyis CEO Chris Gilson discusses his company’s recent introduction of the Discovery Vision System, a system which aims to revolutionize how ROVs see the underwater world. The Discovery camera is a single camera and lighting system that offers 4K low-latency video for piloting, while also capturing the high-fidelity still images that are required for 3D modeling.
While the fixed-bottom offshore wind dominates, in the not-too-distant future, floating wind will be the answer to efficient and voluminous renewable offshore wind power. Acteon CCO Barry Parsons discusses the technologies being developed and the planning being put in place so that the company can capitalize on this fast-growing market sector.
From the Ocean Business show floor in Southampton, Darioosh Naderi, Business Development Manager, discusses with MTR TV Silicon Sensing’s latest product capabilities.