Yearly Archives: 2012

Applied Acoustics’ 200th USBL Sale

Event Date: 27 Nov Applied Acoustic Engineering (AAE) based in Great Yarmouth, UK, recently sold its 200th USBL system to rental company Sonar Equipment Services (SES), coincidentally also based in the town. The sale was celebrated with a short ceremony and presentation by AAE’s Sales Advisor Julian Rickards to SES’s Managing Director, Scott Johnstone. The…

Applied Acoustics Announces Key Appointment

Applied Acoustic Engineering has strengthened its Sales team with appointment of Julian Rickards as Technical Sales Advisor. Julian has more than 15 years experience within the industry with Acoustic and Inertial manufacturers so brings a wealth of valuable expertise to the company, including time spent operating positioning equipment offshore. “I’ve admired Applied Acoustics for some…

Easytrak to be Installed on U.S. Navy Vessels and Helicopters

A contract for the supply of underwater tracking systems to be used by the US Navy in mine clearance operations has been awarded to Applied Acoustic Engineering Ltd, Great Yarmouth UK, by ATLAS North America (ATLAS NA), a wholly owned subsidiary of Atlas Elektronik GmbH of Bremen, Germany. The Applied Acoustics’ military grade Easytrak USBL…

Batoil Nigeria Selects Easytrak

Batoil Services Nigeria Limited based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, has recently purchased an Applied Acoustics’ USBL tracking system to add to its equipment pool. Amongst its other company functions such as corrosion control and inspection services, Batoil is a leading supplier of equipment and services used during pipeline route, engineering and hydrographic surveys for the…

Titan Survey Opts for Two More Boomers

Titan Survey has been involved in marine surveys both in the UK and worldwide for over 30 years and is increasingly involved in offshore renewable energy schemes, particularly wind farm projects, where an accurate interrogation of the subsea geology is so crucial to turbine foundation design, as well as route selection for the cabling to…

AAE Anounces Multiple USBL Orders for Japanese Navy

The Japan Maritime Self Defence Force (JMSDF) has awarded a major contract to Applied Acoustic Engineering (AAE) for the supply of a number of USBL tracking systems and associated equipment. Following sea trials in Japan and a competitive tender process, JMSDF took the decision to invest in seven of AAE’s Alpha Portable systems, after witnessing…

150 Easytrak Systems Shipped

At the Oceanology International event in London this week, Applied Acoustics celebrated the sale of their 150th USBL tracking system to Seascape BV from The Netherlands. Sales Manager Gavin Willoughby handed over the award to Gert-Jan de Rooij the Sales Engineer from Seascape at a small ceremony on their stand, a most fitting venue as…

Fugro Invests in AAE’s S-Boom Technology

Fugro Survey (Middle East) Ltd has become the latest offshore company to endorse Applied Acoustics’ S-Boom sub bottom profiling system, after purchasing the equipment for their geophysical survey operations based out of Abu Dhabi. Developed for shallow water, ultra-high resolution surveys, the S-Boom system had been undergoing extensive trials with Fugro during the late summer…