AUV NEWS: C & C Technologies Announces AUV Upgrade
Posted on 11.07.2006 - 04:45 EDT in AUV NEWS by Rons_ROV_Links
C & C Technologies announced recent upgrades to its C-Surveyor I
AUV on July 11, 2006.The C-Surveyor I
, mobilized on the R/V Rig Supporter
, has been surveying in Brasilian waters since April 2006. During a regularly scheduled DNV hull inspection of the R/V Rig Supporter
, C&C engineers seized an opportunity to install new hardware and software aboard the C-Surveyor I
AUV. Upgrades performed on the AUV allow for more efficient operations and software continuity throughout C&C's AUV fleet.
C & C plans to continue using the C-Surveyor I
to perform AUV surveys in Brasil, while the C-Surveyor II
AUV completes deepwater Gulf of Mexico surveys for the petroleum industry. Additionally, the company will complete mobilization of its third AUV, C-Surveyor III
, by the end of September 2006.The C-Surveyor III
will have upgraded sensors compared to its predecessors and will be capable of surveying in water depths up to 4500 meters with longer endurance.
July 10, 2006
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~C & C Technologies, Inc.