Under Water Robot

COTSbot to Protect Great Barrier Reef from invading Starfish

COTSbot to Protect Great Barrier Reef from invading Starfish

Coral reefs are one of the extremely beautiful creation by nature. On other hand they are also extremely sensitive to the kind of changes that they can experience through pollution, being decimated by careless tourists, as well as through other underwater lifeforms – such as starfish.The problem of starfish han been solved by Queensland University […]

RE2 Robotics awarded $2.7 Million contract to Develop Manipulator Arms for Unmanned Underwater Vehicles

RE2 Robotics awarded $2.7 Million contract to Develop Manipulator Arms for Unmanned Underwater Vehicles

23 August 2015 | RE2, Inc., a leading developer of mobile manipulation systems, announced on 18 August that the company was awarded a $2.7 Million contract by the Office of Naval Research to develop an Underwater Dexterous Manipulation System for Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Applications (DMEA). RE2’s DMEA technology will provide EOD personnel with the ability […]

Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Market worth 343.4 Million USD by 2020

Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Market worth 343.4 Million USD by 2020

20 August 2015 | According to a new market research report “Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Market by Type (Shallow, Medium, Large), Application (Commercial, Scientific Research, Defense) & Geography (North America, Europe, APAC, RoW) – Analysis & Forecast to 2020”, the total autonomous underwater vehicles market is expected to reach USD 343.4 Million by 2020, at an […]

Sea Lion Inspired Research for Underwater Stealth Robotics

Sea Lion Inspired Research for Underwater Stealth Robotics

17 August 2015 | Greogre Washigton University | Sea lion has a unique way of moving through the ocean. This highly maneuverable aquatic mammal produces thrust primarily with its fore flippers – the ones it has where you have hands. Despite being fast, efficient and agile, this sea lion swimming technique is quite different from the […]

Oceanica adds two more Lynx ROV to Enhance Petrobras Operations

Oceanica adds two more Lynx ROV to Enhance Petrobras Operations

12 August 2015 – Brazilian subsea engineering company, Oceanica, is expanding its Saab Seaeye ROV (Remotely Operated underwater Vehicle) fleet with two new Lynx vehicles extensively fitted with cameras and tools. Each Lynx ROV will be used in conjunction with two new vessels being built for Oceanica’s growing Petrobras activities in the vast Brazilian oil fields. […]

’Plankzooka’ Larval Robotic Sampler May Revolutionize Deep-Ocean Research

’Plankzooka’ Larval Robotic Sampler May Revolutionize Deep-Ocean Research

19 July 2015 – Scientists have successfully conducted the first high-volume collection of plankton, including animal larvae, from the deep ocean using a new sampling device mounted on a robotic submarine. Scientists and engineers from Duke University, the University of Oregon and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) deployed the new robotic sampler — nicknamed PlankZooka […]