SEA (Group) Ltd is pleased to announce that it has been chosen to develop the deep ocean, low frequency swath survey sonar for UK National Oceanography Centre's (NOC) Towed Ocean Bottom Instrument (TOBI). The development will provide NOC with the capability to conduct accurate hydrographic survey over wide swaths at the ocean floor, keeping the TOBI vehicle at the forefront of deep ocean research.
Commenting on the announcement, Gareth Somerset, SEA's Offshore Division General Manager said: "We are delighted to have been chosen for this prestigious development. The sonar represents a new and significant element in our provision of survey systems. It is an exciting and challenging programme and SEA is committed to delivering a high quality product for the TOBI vehicle.