ZPMC PELAGIC Dive Support Vessel Completes Sea Trials

August 05, 2019

ZPMC-built saturation dive support vessel ‘ZPMC PELAGIC’ has completed its one-month sea trial. According to the company’s social media update, the vessel has met both DYNPOS ER and...

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ARL Finalizes Autonomous Flying Node Sea Trials

October 04, 2018

Autonomous Robotics Ltd (ARL), part of Thalassa, has completed sea trials of a prototype ‘flying node’ autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) offshore Plymouth harbour. The trials were...

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STAPEM Offshore’s New Diving Catamaran Ready for Sea Trials

September 14, 2018

STAPEM Offshore’s new diving support catamaran STAPEM Narval is getting ready for sea trials. The sea trials are planned to begin in November 2018, the company informed. STAPEM Narval shares...

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GEBCO-NF Alumni Team Finalizes Sea Trials for XPRIZE Final

September 14, 2018

The GEBCO-Nippon Foundation Alumni Team has completed its first 24-hour sea-trials, in preparation for the final round of the Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE. The sea-trials assessed various operating...

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Minesto Pilots Its Subsea Kite Technology

August 15, 2018

Marine energy developer Minesto has completed the initial commissioning sea trials of its ‘subsea kite technology’ called Deep Green off the coast of Holyhead, North West Wales. Through...

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MPS Sends WaveSub Prototype on Sea Trials

January 25, 2018

UK marine technology development company Marine Power Systems (MPS) has launched its wave energy device the WaveSub onto open water, marking the start of a new phase of sea-based testing for the...

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UDS’ Picasso Vessel Heads to Sea Trials Prior to GoM Contract

January 15, 2018

Ultra Deep Solutions (UDS) has mobilized diving support and construction vessel (DSCV) ‘Picasso’ to perform deep dive trials offshore Hong Kong. The trials will have a duration of one...

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Ocean Infinity Dives Deep

October 27, 2017

Ocean Infinity recently launched six HUGIN AUVs, each with an independent mission that has surpassed a water depth of 5200 meters. This is the deepest dive undertaken by multiple AUVs commercially...

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Nautilus Moves Forward with SPTs Sea Trials

October 17, 2017

Nautilus Minerals said it has completed submerged trials for the first of the seafloor production tools (SPTs) set for the Solwara 1 project located in the Bismarck Sea of Papua New Guinea (PNG). The...

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Marine Power Systems Enters New Phase of WaveSub Trials

October 13, 2017

Marine Power Systems (MPS), a wave power technology development company based in Wales, UK, said it will unveil its quarter-scale, prototype WaveSub wave energy generator, marking its move to a new,...

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Helix’s New Well Intervention Vessel Goes on Sea Trials

September 26, 2017

Helix Energy Solutions’ newest DP3 well intervention vessel, Q7000, will start sea trials this week. According to the company’s social media update, the sea trials will take place in the South China...

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Infinera, Seaborn Finalize XTS-3300 Sea Trials on Seabras-1

September 21, 2017

Infinera and Seaborn Networks (Seaborn) have completed subsea field trial demonstrating the Infinera XTS-3300 meshponder on the Seabras-1 subsea cable. The 8QAM trial demonstrated 4.5 bits per second...

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WATCH: inApril Tests Its Seabed Seismic Acquisition System

September 15, 2017

The Norwegian seismic equipment supplier inApril AS has carried out a full-scale sea trial of its fully integrated node-based seabed seismic acquisition system, Venator. The company says the trial...

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WATCH: Catcher FPSO on Sea Trials

August 16, 2017

The Premier-operated Catcher project, located in the UK Central North Sea, is progressing under budget and is scheduled to deliver first oil in the second half of 2017. The 2016 saw the completion of...

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Indonesia Preps to Explore Its Offshore Energy Prospects

August 07, 2017

Indonesia’s Center for Marine Geological Research and Development (PPPGL), the research and development agency of the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM), conducted a sea trial of...

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Jan de Nul Finalizes Adhémar de Saint-Venant Sea Trials

June 08, 2017

Jan de Nul has completed sea trials of it’s recently-launched multi-purpose vessel Adhémar de Saint-Venant. The sea trials took place in the Yellow Sea, the company informed through social...

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Boeing UVV Begins Sea Trials

June 07, 2017

Boeing’s 15.5-meter Echo Voyager is making its ocean debut off the coast of Southern California, as initial sea trials get underway for its extra large unmanned undersea vehicle (XLUUV). Boeing test...

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WATCH: Dina Polaris on Its Way to Sea Trials

April 04, 2017

M/V Dina Polaris, Turkey’s first UT design multipurpose service vessel designed by Rolls-Royce and bullt by Besiktas, is now heading for the final sea trial before delivery to her Norwegian owners...

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AXYS New Wave Sensor Completes Sea Trials

September 16, 2016

AXYS Technologies (AXYS) said it has completed a series of sea trials on its new TRIAXYS g3 wave sensor. The trials were conducted both in the German Bight and off the West Coast of Canada and used...

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PHOTO: Schmidt Ocean Institute Puts Its ROV to Test

August 25, 2016

Schmidt Ocean Institute (SOI) has completed sea trials of its remotely operated vehicle (ROV) SuBastian, conducted off the island of Guam in the western Pacific. This is the first submersible vehicle...

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Fukada Salvage Puts UNICORN-1 Drill to Work

April 15, 2016

Fukada Salvage & Marine Works has completed the sea trial for its seafloor drill UNICORN-1. UNICORN-1 is a seafloor drill designed to operate in waters down to 3,000m depth for geotechnical...

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Chinese Underwater Robot Completes First Task

March 28, 2016

China’s unmanned submersible Qianlong No.2 has completed sea trials and delivered its first exploration mission in the southwest Indian Ocean. The 3.5 meters long and 1.3 meters high autonomous...

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