Yearly Archives: 2016

Nexus 2 available for rent in USA

Launched at Oceanology in London earlier this year the Applied Acoustics’ new NEXUS 2 USBL positioning system is now available for rent in USA, via the company’s American representatives Subsea Technologies Inc based in Katy, Texas. Nexus 2 is the latest and most sophisticated system in the range of subsea USBL systems that are designed…

Nexus boosts GOSL Nigeria’s ops

Geodetic Offshore Services Ltd (GOSL), a major operator in the Nigerian energy industry, has purchased two Applied Acoustics’ Nexus USBL positioning systems to deploy on its various offshore projects including underwater installation, diver monitoring, seabed surveys and ROV operations. Emanuel Ekpeyong, Managing Director at GOSL, is more than satisfied with both the versatility and flexibility…

Mediterranean project for the DTS-500

The Applied Acoustics deep-tow sparker, the DTS-500, has recently been deployed in the Mediterranean Sea, off the continental slope of Majorca, working on a project with SOCIB, the Balearic Islands Coastal Observing and Forecasting body. Assisted by SOCIB’s Oceanographic Instrumentation Technician, Carlos Castilla Álvarez, the DTS-500 was deployed in deep water, up to 500m, at…

Applied Acoustics’ equipment assists with CO2 storage project.

Southampton researchers are playing a key role investigating the risks of leaks from carbon dioxide (CO2) storage reservoirs situated under the seabed. Academics from the University of Southampton will work with colleagues at the University of Edinburgh and the National Oceanography Centre Southampton (NOCS) on a NERC-funded project to understand the risks involved in the…

Nexus 2 USBL System Launched at Oceanology 2016

Applied Acoustic Engineering (AAE) chose this year’s Oceanology Conference & Exhibition in London (UK) to launch several new products including a greatly enhanced USBL system.  Nexus 2  is the second generation 2- way digital system designed and produced by the award winning UK based company that takes the performance and features of the popular Nexus…

Company Announcement

The Directors of Applied Acoustic Engineering Ltd (AAE) are proud to announce important changes to the structure and leadership of the company, implemented to strengthen its place in the subsea industry, and to provide the facility to offer a wider range of products and services across a variety of other industries. The most significant development…

Applied Acoustics Picks Up Down Under Contract

Western Advance Pty. Ltd., the exclusive distributor for Applied Acoustic Engineering (AAE) in Australia, has recently completed a contract for the supply of one of AAE’s Nexus USBL systems to Neptune Marine Services headquartered in Perth, WA.  The provision of this system is notable as it marks the 450th USBL system that AAE has supplied…

New Acoustic 10t Release Frame

The new 10t Release Frame offers a method of wirelessly separating an underwater load from its crane. By using acoustics, rather than divers or ROVs with cutting equipment, this method has the potential to both reduce risk and save time. The Release Frame consists of a heavy duty strong back and lever system that amplifies…