air diving

air diving

[′er ‚dīv·iŋ]
(engineering)
A type of diving in which the diver's breathing medium is a normal atmospheric mixture of oxygen and nitrogen; limited to depths of 190 feet (58 meters).
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Wintermar has also widened our scope of activities, as seen in the recent successful award of an Air Diving and Sub Sea contract through a consortium with specialists in the field.
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IMCA Trainee AIR Diving Supervisors (October 18--22, 2015); and
Reportedly, Technip's operating centre in Stavanger, Norway, will administrate and execute the projects under this framework agreement, supporting Statoil on demanding projects requiring saturation diving, air diving and/or equipment spreads from the Pipeline Repair System (PRS) Pool.
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1 air diving controls and chamber systems as well as the relevant SL 3.
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2 million contract to supply a 12 MAN ABS Classed saturation system and 3 air diving systems for the Leighton Offshore diving project, based in the Middle East.
The contract, which covers 30 to 44 days air diving support work, is valued at NOK25-30m.
Surface-Supplied Air Diving (excluding heavy deep sea gear):
These days compressed air diving equipment is the norm.
The company provides a complete range of offshore and onshore survey services including precise positioning, integrated geosciences, remotely operated vehicle (ROV) design, manufacture and operation, vessel and vehicle tracking, together with environmental and data management services as well as saturation and air diving operations.