Seatronics and Whitecap Scientific Corporation announce global distribution agreement
Source: Fifth Ring for Seatronics , Author: Posted by BI-ME staff
Posted: Wed February 28, 2018 11:15 am

INTERNATIONAL. Seatronics, an Acteon company, global leaders in the rental and sale of marine electronic equipment and Whitecap Scientific, developers of the ROV3D® Recon DVR, are pleased to announce a global distribution agreement that will see Seatronics invest in ROV3D Recon DVR rental units for their Aberdeen (UK), Houston (USA), Singapore, and Abu Dhabi (UAE) offices.

Whitecap Scientific’s ROV3D Recon DVR allows any ROV with two cameras to generate measurable 3D point clouds of subsea structures and assets during routine operations. ROV3D point clouds are generated in real-time, with no need for post-processing. By seamlessly enhancing an ROV’s existing SD or HD cameras, ROV3D Recon makes spatial data accessible for every subsea operation.

“We’re focused on making it easy for teams that rely on subsea video to get a more complete and measurable picture of their structures and assets during routine ROV operations,” said Dr. Sam Bromley, Managing Director of Whitecap Scientific. “Significant operational efficiencies are gained from having access to immediate, measurable 3D knowledge when you need it. Our partnership with Seatronics gives us broader access to industry knowledge and accelerates our global reach so subsea professionals anywhere in the world can seamlessly bring the benefits of 3D awareness to their subsea projects”.

“Seatronics are focussed on developing our product service offering via technology which will assist in the acquisition of data which can be used intelligently by our clients to lower the total cost of ownership of critical and dynamic subsea assets via life extension, lower risk of failure and reduced intervention.” says Phil Middleton, Managing Director Seatronics. “Sam and the team at Whitecap Scientific fit perfectly with our plans and we look forward to working together”.

Photo Captions:
1. (above)  ROV3D® Recon DVR
2. (inset)    For illustrative purposes only (File photo)

About Seatronics
Seatronics Ltd, an Acteon company, specialises in subsea marine electronic equipment rental for a range of applications; navigation and positioning; environmental and geophysical surveying; inspection and construction work; ROV survey sensors; diver-led non-destructive testing and video inspection. Its skilled engineers provide a comprehensive service that encompasses equipment installation, set-up and calibration, cable moulding and data acquisition.

For more information, please visit www.seatronics-group.com.

About Whitecap Scientific
Whitecap Scientific Corporation is a software solutions company, founded in 2011, that helps offshore oil and gas companies make faster, more informed decisions about the integrity of their subsea assets. Its ROV3D Recon DVR provides subsea professionals with seamless access to spatial information by enabling any two subsea cameras to generate and use 3D point clouds in real-time without any post-processing.

For more information, visit www.rov3d.com.

About Acteon
Acteon provides a range of global subsea services from surveying, installation, asset integrity management through to decommissioning. Acteon’s companies are 2H Offshore, Aquatic, Claxton, Clarus Subsea Integrity, Conductor Installation Services (CIS), Core Grouting Services, InterAct, InterMoor, J2 Subsea, LDD, LM Handling, MENCK, Mirage Machines, NCS Survey, Offshore Installation Services (OIS), Probe Oil Tools, Pulse Structural Monitoring, Seatronics, Subsea Riser Products (SRP), TEAM Energy Resources and UTEC Survey.

Acteon’s companies share knowledge and experience to add value and create effective, tailored solutions for clients across four business segments: survey, monitoring and data; risers and moorings; seabed foundation technologies; and project support services.

Learn more at www.acteon.com.

 

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