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Robot cleaning trash from floor of Monterey Bay

Posted on 30.10.2009 - 10:30 UTC in ROV NEWS by Rons_ROV_Links

How do you fetch trash from the sea at depths that pop ears, strangle sunlight and draw ominous critters like jumbo squid and deepwater rockfish? Meet Phantom HD2. The underwater robot, equipped with mechanized arms and piloted from a boat above, has begun policing the floor of Monterey Bay in search of old fishing equipment and whatever else is lingering hundreds of feet below the surface.


Read this article in the Santa Cruz Sentinel

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