[IRVINE, CALIFORNIA, December 14, 2023] – The Mexico Port Authorities have enhanced their port security capabilities by obtaining nine (9) advanced SRV-8 professional underwater drones from Oceanbotics Inc. This strategic move aims to elevate their surveillance and monitoring capacities, ensuring state-of-the-art technology is deployed across all ports under their jurisdiction. During the summer, the Oceanbotics support team conducted an immersive, in-person training program for the Mexico Port Authorities. With these drones in operation, professionals are empowered to conduct real-time hull inspections, enhance threat detection measures, and monitor environmental conditions. As the global landscape transitions towards the widespread adoption of professional underwater drones, this investment positions the Mexico Port Authorities at the forefront of maritime security, setting new industry standards.
Oceanbotics, the world’s leading manufacturer of easy-to-use professional underwater drones (ROVs), is pleased to announce the purchase of the SRV-8 by the Canadian Department of National Defence. This significant milestone has been achieved through our trusted partner, ROMOR Ocean Solutions, a provider of cutting-edge underwater drone technology. ROMOR Ocean Solutions played a pivotal role in facilitating this partnership by leveraging its expertise to ensure that the Canadian Department of National Defence, which supports the Canadian Armed Forces, receives a product that deploys in 3 minutes and utilizes a fully integrated Xbox controller. Oceanbotics also participated in a collaborative training session hosted by ROMOR Ocean Solutions at the Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship (COVE) in Nova Scotia. This event provided an exclusive platform to spotlight the distinctive capabilities of our SRV-8 underwater drone (ROV). Showcased features included state-of-the-art imaging sonar, doppler velocity log, seamlessly integrated SubNav OS software, and a cutting-edge USBL [...]
Our company is excited to announce its sponsorship of the Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) and Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) teams at California State University, Fullerton. We recognize the importance of supporting the next generation of innovators in the field of underwater robotics and engineering. As we look into the future of underwater technology, including underwater drones and undersea vehicles, we must continue to empower college students in their efforts to develop new technological advancements. Isaiah Odunze, a member of the Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) team, had this to say about his time in the program and Oceanbotics Inc: “I had the privilege of working on the 2022-2023 Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) senior design project at California State University, Fullerton. Our team of computer engineers went through the process of improving, modifying, and testing the Legacy AUV platform here on campus. I learned a lot about the limitations of working on underwater robotics, [...]
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 [...]