Kongsberg Maritime to Supply for ROVs
Friday, December 09, 2005
Kongsberg Maritime has secured a contract to supply Schilling Robotics
of Davis, Calif., with underwater cameras for installation on
four new build ROVs (Remotely Operated Vehicles).
Schilling Robotics LLC of Davis will supply Geoconsult AS, based in
Bergen, Norway, with its 4Km UHD (Ultra Heavy-Duty) Hydraulic ROVs. A
total of 50 Kongsberg cameras will be installed and each ROV will be
fitted with one Kongsberg imaging sonar head and two altimeters.
The ROVs, which reach depths of up to 4000 meters, have been specifically fitted with Kongsberg cameras for Geoconsult AS. “We have always been more than satisfied with the results achieved when using Kongsberg's cameras.
The delivery is scheduled for completion in February 2006.