Yearly Archives: 2011

Emu Gives Easytrak Nexus Top Marks for Accuracy

The Easytrak Nexus has been successfully deployed on various subsea tracking surveys across the globe since its introduction in 2009 and is currently being used nearer to home during the geophysical survey of sections of North Sea, close to shore. The Geosurvey Department of Emu Ltd, a marine development, research and planning company based in…

Easytrak’s Venture into The Gulf of Guinea

Watergate Technical Services based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, purchased two Applied Acoustics’ Easytrak USBL tracking systems in 2010 and they quickly became a key, successful operational tool. The company’s offshore operations cover the full range of subsea services such as pre-installation pipe route surveys, SEWOP positioning, site hazard surveys, subsea riser and mattress installations. Watergate…

New S-Boom Launched at Ocean Business

By harnessing the combined power of three of their AA202 Boomer Plates to provide a single pulse, the Applied Acoustics’ S-Boom System is re-defining the boundaries of shallow seismic surveying. Already recognised for producing high resolution seabed profiles, the fusion of these three transducers delivers a source level high enough to significantly increase sub-bottom penetration…

New PAM Portable Ideal for On-deck Operations

The new 3510 PAM Portable has been specifically designed to meet the harsh operating conditions associated with offshore marine operations. Housed in a water-proof rugged enclosure with a clear LCD display and splash proof key pad, the PAM Portable is perfectly designed for operations on deck. It is a multi-functional tool used for beacon configuration…

Triscom’s On Track With Easytrak

One of the latest renewable energy sources currently being investigated for future large scale commercial deployment is tidal energy that exploits the natural ebb and flow of coastal tidal waters. As with other energy sources offshore, innovations to harness tidal forces often throw up additional operational difficulties particularly to do with positioning of the devices…