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FarSounder, Navtor Partner

FarSounder and Navtor announces a new partnership, with FarSounder now including support for NAVTOR official ENC chart data in itsbase software package.Navtor is centered on creating e-Navigation tools that are safe, simple and efficient. Similarly, FarSounder’s Argos 3D Forward Looking Sonar is designed

A compact device designed and built at Sandia National Laboratories could become a pivotal

Shed the Satellite: Quantum Sensors hold Promise for Future GPS-Free Navigation

Don’t let the titanium metal walls or the sapphire windows fool you. It’s what’s on the inside of this small, curious device that could someday kick off a new era of navigation.For more than a year, the avocado-sized vacuum chamber has contained a cloud of atoms at the right conditions for precise navigational measurements.

On left: typical FR and CP. On right: Reverse Gender CP with pins and FR with sockets.

New Reverse-gender BIRNS Millennium Series Configurations

BIRNS has announced unique new reverse-gender (RG) contact configurations in its 6km-rated BIRNS Millennium connector series. These custom-engineered connectivity solutions provide flexibility and enhanced safety and security options for subsea system designers who prefer that a power source use sockets versus pins in the receptacle.

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MTR100: EvoLogics in Focus

In its September/October edition, Marine Technology Reporter presented its 16th Annual "MTR100", a focus on 100 leading people, companies and technologies in the subsea space. Featured here is EvoLogics GmbH.EvoLogics GmbH is a German-based high-tech enterprise, founded in 2000 by a group of scientists

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Seismic Survey: Bluepulse from Sercel Designed for 'Sensitive' Marine Areas

Sercel launched Bluepulse, a marine acoustic source that is a purpose-built to help protect marine wildlife from high-frequency emissions while maintaining highly accurate and reliable results for seismic acquisition.Bluepulse is compatible with all existing peripherals, and existing G-Source and G-Source

Tritech International Limited, a Moog Inc. company, released the new MicronNav 200 UltraShort Base

Tritech Launches Updated USBL Tracking System

Tritech International Limited, a Moog Inc. company, released the new MicronNav 200 UltraShort Base Line (USBL) system, which is the latest generation of USBL tracking systems from Tritech, designed for small underwater vehicles and diver supporting applications.The updated system offers a number of

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New Product: OdaLog G20 Hydrogen Sulfide Data Logger

CAS Dataloggers announced the new OdaLog G20 Hydrogen Sulfide Data Logger from ThermoFisher Scientific. The G20 is the next generation of the OdaLog family featuring a digital H2S smart sensor. The new G20 is IP68 rated for use in harsh wastewater applications and ATEX IECEx certified for hazardous environments.

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MacArtney Launches NEXUS 8 Multiplexer

Underwater technology specialists MacArtney unveiled its latest addition to the NEXUS multiplexer family at the biannual Ocean Business 2021 exhibition, held October 12-14 in Southampton, U.K.Continuing MacArtney's long tradition of developing products in consultation with the marketplace, the NEXUS

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The Satcom ‘Highway’ will Enable Maritime Digitalization & IoT Solutions

Global maritime communications powerhouse Inmarsat earlier this year announced a pair of new tech offerings – ORCHESTRA and ELERA – that are touted as ‘the communications network of the future.’ We caught up with Ronald Spithout, President, Inmarsat Maritime, for additional insights on how these services will power the future of maritime IoT.

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Intellian, Inmarsat Launch New FleetBroadband Terminals

Intellian received type approval from Inmarsat for its new FB250 and Fleet One L-band terminals, making it one of the first to market with user terminals for operation on Inmarsat’s catalyst L-band network, ELERA. The FB250 is a multi-functional terminal, either acting as a stand-alone primary communications

SimFlex Cloud can also be used in Augmented and Virtual reality with headsets supplied by Force

Force Technology Debuts SimFlex Cloud Navigation Simulator Platform

Denmark's Force Technology launched SimFlex Cloud, a dedicated SaaS (Software as a Service) solution designed to offer realistic navigation training by providing global access to Force’s SimFlex simulator and the Den-Mark simulator engine and model library.Developed in-house with 25 years of navigation