AUV NEWS: C & C Technologies AUV program reaches 100,000 kilometer mark
Posted on 17.08.2007 - 14:00 EDT in AUV NEWS by Rons_ROV_Links
Louisiana-based C & C Technologies said its autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV)had documented data from more than 100,000 kilometres while conducting undersea surveys.
The company said its C-Surveyor III
AUV had passed the 100,000 kilometres milestone on 18 July while completing a contract for Anglo-Dutch supermajor Shell from the survey vessel Moana Wave
in the Gulf of Mexico.
C & C said the C-Surveyor III
was its third and most modern AUV, capable of working in water up to 4500 metres deep.