Seacon (europe) Ltd is pleased to announce the release of a new range of underwater electrical dry-mate connectors to enhance the existing 55 Series. The new 66 Series of reverse gender connectors enable power to be applied to the bulkhead connector yet still be safe to use. Manufactured utilizing tried and tested methods and materials, this new range will also incorporate shorter locking sleeves to ensure easier mating capability.
Emerson introduces industry's first integrated system for ROV replacement of sensors on subsea production systems
Emerson Process Management today announced the introduction of the first industry-wide system designed to enable remote retrieval and replacement of sensors mounted on subsea production equipment, utilizing a standard subsea Remote Operated Vehicle (ROV). Emerson will go a step further and donate significant intellectual property (IP) for the interface to the industry to enable wide-spread adoption and protect customers from proprietary systems.
Paine Electronics, LLC announces that the the 214-35-500 series pressure transmitter for subsea applications is now available with a Sea Con® XSEE-3-BCR bulkhead connector.
Schaefer, Inc., a manufacturer of robust and reliable power supplies, announces a new power converter which is ideal for subsea mineral exploration or other deep sea applications.
Handling online information form a large number of underwater instruments often requires fibre optic multiplexers and cables. Using a multiplexer that works on copper cables can be an economic and practical alternative to fibre optic systems, especially when adding multiplexer to existing equipment. MacArtney has developed a new electrical multiplexer, the NEXUS MK E, that handles online communication using existing copper cables.
Perry Slingsby Systems are proud to announce the release of their new Universal Subsea Display (USD). The USD utilises PSS advanced technology in oil electronics and displays information from a wide range of sensor types. It is viewed using ROV cameras or directly by divers. The USD is housed in a robust anodised aluminium alloy housing with an integrated compensator. The unit is available with a two line display (6 digits per row) or a single line (4 digits and a minus sign). The two line display can display information from two separate inputs.
The latest breakthrough in multibeam technology, Tritech's Gemini 720i imaging sonar is proving its worth within the harsh environment of the Southern North Sea (SNS).
Marine Subsea (UK) Ltd, (formally TS Marine) recently underwent an abandonment campaign in SNS locations where the shallow water depth, low visibility and strong currents provided a challenging environment for this type of work.
LinkQuest Inc., San Diego, California, recently extended its popular FlowQuest acoustic current profiler line to include the small and lightweight FlowQuest 2000 system. The FlowQuest 2000 system operates at 2 MHz with a blank distance as short as 10 cm. The system is about 12.6 cm in diameter, 21.0 cm in length and weighs less than 1.4 kgs in water.