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ROV

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A 15-person team will deploy from Finland to carry out the UXO identification work using two of the firm's fleet of 28 ROVs.
The company designs, engineers, manufactures and markets ROVs, ATVs and snowmobiles, besides related parts, garments and accessories under the Arctic Cat and Motorfist brand.
As per the announcement this contract is to provide ROV services for offshore oil and gas platforms.
For the fleet, we expect to see an additional 193 units over the period, increasing from 983 ROVs in 2014 to 1,176 in 2019.
LEADING North East ROV manufacturer SMD has developed a new training course aimed directly at experienced freelance ROV technicians who want to broaden their portfolio of work class ROV skills.
ROVs are underwater, unmanned vehicles controlled by a pilot from above the surface of the water.
Today ROVs are considered amongst the most expensive categories of professional service robots.
Allan Pirie, CEO at Ashtead Technology, said: "Our customers are demanding more innovative tooling solutions, due to their use of smaller ROVs and vessels, as well as looking to efficiently optimise their operating costs.
Mark Philip, ROV Technology Manager at Oceaneering stated that, “Autonomous flight control is an increasingly important feature for ROVs.
We carry the ROVs and a portable generator, and I then simply put a desk inside and I have an office from which I can work on site," he said.
through its i-Tech division, today announced the award by Petroleo Brasileiro S/A (Petrobras) of a contract for the provision of ROV and under water positioning survey services onboard a ROV support vessel, operating offshore Brazil.
The ODIM LARS units, due for delivery in the first and in the second quarter of 2011, respectively, will handle ROVs being used in water depths down to 4,000 m, Odim said.