Our Scandinavian distributor, BUVI Scandinavia recently supplied Veseth AS with the SRV-8 ROV and interviewed them about why they chose it. Veseth AS Survey & Inspection is a geomatics company based in Bergen, Norway. Geologist Camilla Hermansen explains, "We are 10 employees with broad expertise in geomatics, geology, sea surveying, construction and civil engineering. We use laser scanner, total station, GPS, drone, ROV and multi-ray sonar to create seamless 3D models of land and sea with millimeter precision." "We place high demands on the quality of what we deliver to our customers, which is why it is important for us to have the best equipment available on the market." The also named to Oceanbotics SRV-8 the 'ROV of Opportunity!' Read on for the Q&A between BUVI Scandinavia and Geologist Camilla Hermansen of Veseth AS. Geologist Camilla Hermansen, Veseth AS "We chose SRV-8 because it is very maneuverable, has powerful thrusters, great camera [...]
RJE Oceanbotics has teamed up with BUVI Scandinavia for the distribution of the groundbreaking SRV-8 Underwater ROV in Scandinavian markets. BUVI was established in 2011 by Marie and Fredrik Fleetwood, who started the company with a focus on underwater inspection carried out with ROVs. BUVI serves professionals in underwater services from aquaculture and plant builders, rescue services and Coast Guard, diving companies, environmental organizations and sub sea education. With the broad experience BUVI has from many years working within the marine industry, RJE Oceanbotics is confident in their ability to help spread the word of the SRV-8 superior capabilities operating in some of the most complex underwater environments. The 8 thruster SRV-8 ROV is setting a new standard in the industry with its amazing maneuverability, ease of use, portability and ruggedness.
RJE Oceanbotics is proud to partner with Wight Ocean Ltd (WOL), a UK start-up based on over 27 years of experience working with subsea technologies and underwater vehicles around the globe. Wight Ocean is owned by Graham Lester Holt and has been brought into the RJE International family companies as the exclusive UK Distributor of the RJE Oceanbotics SRV-8 ROV Underwater Drone, and will be the official supplier of RJE International’s mission critical diver location and navigation systems to the UK and surrounding countries. Providing sales, service and support for marine robotics solutions in scientific, military and commercial customers in the UK and Europe - WOL provides solutions that fill customer capability gaps when operating in the underwater environment. Follow RJE Oceanbotics on LinkedIn for updates from RJE family companies.
Law enforcement and rescue teams worldwide are adopting the SRV-8 for assistance with critical missions. Although tragic, this week the SRV-8 was used in search efforts for a drowning victim and a shark attack victim in Western Australia, near Twilight Beach and Cull Island respectively. Click here to view more on our Youtube channel. To learn more about the various uses of our vehicle, visit our applications page.
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The SRV-8 Nav Control Software is available with the SRV-8 ROV and enables real time streaming of HD video from the #ROV which can be used as a secondary display, or to record the 1080p video for later playback and review of all available data for post mission analysis. This integrated SRV-8 Software allows operators to evaluate vehicle dynamics and position information for improved situational awareness both during and after the mission with logged data synchronized to the HD video timeline. Nav Control Software Features: Geo-Reference and Navigation Support With optional positioning systems available, such as RJE’s Standard or Advanced Navigation Packages (R-Nav), the SRV-8 software provides mission support by displaying real time positional information feedback of the ROV relative to the operators location with the ability to easily see navigation and video at the same time. Navigational reference information can be viewed as a primary or secondary display enabling the user [...]
We've received some positive comments on the SRV-8's design and functionality at DSEI last month, the world leading event that connects governments, national armed forces, industry thought leaders and the global defense & security supply chain on an unrivalled scale. In addition to the materials we handed out at the show, the following information will summarize the key features of the SRV-8. Simple Set-up | Intuitive Design The SRV-8 operates with extreme agility, similar to that of an aerial drone - able to move instantaneously in any direction with precision. With RJE’s exclusive 8 thruster DVC (dynamic vector control) and advanced programming, the SRV-8 is easily manipulated in most current conditions and underwater environments. Learning to fly the SRV-8 is simple and takes 3 minutes or less to set-up and deploy. The standard Xbox joystick controller allows for intuitive operation for any marine professional. Battery Powered and Depth Rated to 305 meters The [...]
In International Aquafeed we have covered a variety of remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) for the aquaculture industry, and it always amazes me to witness how quickly such technology evolves within the industry. One of the latest examples of a ground-breaking underwater vehicle is California-based RJE Oceanbotics™ SRV-8. This ROV is ideal for use in the aquaculture industry for net and mooring inspections as well as mort collections, with an exciting host of advanced features to boot. When asked what they believed the ROV market was missing, Oceanbotics™ explained their goal with the SRV-8: to create an ROV that operates with precision and dynamic control, is as easy to fly as a drone, is the most maneuverable, and intuitive to allow any operator to perform a multitude of tasks in almost any underwater environment. Oceanbotics™ successfully achieved this goal by developing RJE’s exclusive Dynamic Vector Control (DVC), advanced software smarts that command the [...]
Operating in complex environments presents challenges, the SRV-8 remotely operated underwater vehicle makes it easy. The SRV-8 action reel features the superior performance of this remotely operated underwater vehicle's exceptional agility and maneuverability. With RJE’s exclusive 8 thruster DVC (dynamic vector control) and advanced programming, the SRV-8 is easily manipulated in most current conditions and underwater environments. This battery-operated underwater drone gives you up to 6 hours of mission time on a single charge and is depth rated at 305 meters, giving you the confidence you need to accomplish any task. Learning to fly the SRV-8 is simple and takes 3 minutes or less to set-up and deploy. The standard Xbox joystick controller allows for intuitive operation for any marine professional. See for yourself in SRV-8 action reel below. Visit our YouTube channel to learn more about this extremely agile and maneuverable vehicle.