Yearly Archives: 2008

Watching the detectives

Applied Acoustics have recently returned from a police diving conference where the latest equipment and techniques for policing maritime operations were discussed. Gavin Willoughby, Sales Manager, gave a presentation about Easytrak, the underwater tracking system which can provide police diving teams with vital underwater location information. Easytrak is used to plot targets, plan the route…

Buon giorno Italia!

Applied Acoustics has appointed a new agent in Italy. Mepeco S.r.l , based in San Donato Milanese, near Milan, has been operating since 1978 and supplies equipment and services for oil and gas exploration, drilling and production as well as Ocean Engineering. Applied Acoustics’ range of sub-bottom profiling equipment, subsea location and tracking devices will…

New 12-Element Streamer Hydrophones

Applied Acoustics have added a further streamer hydrophone to their range of sub-bottom profiling products. Up to now the company has offered standard streamer hydrophones with 1-8 or 20 element designs but from July it is introducing a 12 element hydrophone spacing, with the array calculated to offer the optimum resolution and penetration for either…

Fifteen Years Manufacturing Seismic Power Sources

Applied Acoustics, based in Gt.Yarmouth UK, has been manufacturing sub-bottom profiling systems for over 15 years. With advances in technology the company has been able to steadily enhance its product range to meet the ever increasing demands of the industry as regards both performance and safety. For example, the discharge mechanism has evolved from a…

Smart New Beacon Launch at OI

Applied Acoustic Engineering is launching its latest Beacons at Oceanology International. The new range, the 1000 Series, is a more electronically sophisticated product with improved reliability. Clever engineering design has also made the new product simpler to use. The Channel Selector switches have gone and in their place is digital control from an external Smart…

Easytrak Orders Multiply

Such is the enthusiasm for Applied Acoustics’ Easytrak USBL Tracking System, that three organisations have recently added extra systems to their initial investment.The customers involved have been using Easytrak in a variety of applications showing how truly versatile and valuable the product has proved to be. GSE Rentals in Aberdeen, UK, now have two Easytrak…

New Software Enhancements for Easytrak

Software enhancements to Applied Acoustics’ Easytrak subsea tracking system will make their debut on stand 409 at UI in New Orleans. The new sophisticated package complements the software already in the main console by providing an additional display on an external PC via Ethernet. The intuitive software also allows the user to resize or rescale…