Sea Technology

MAY 2013

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abled data-gathering system. The partnership will enable low cost and low risk underwater ROV-based wireless data gathering. The VideoRay Pro 4 has internal features such as a 3D tilt-compensated compass, accelerometer, microelectromechanical systems gyro, internal leak alarm, internal temperature gauge, real-time volt meter and depth readout. Lloyd's Register Introduces Guidance For Safer Management of Asbestos in Ships It is estimated that more than 107,000 people die each year from mesothelioma, lung cancer and asbestosis—the three major asbestos-related diseases—as a result of occupational exposure. LLoyd's Register's (London, England) guide takes a wider look at asbestos, exploring its history, composition and health effects to underline the vital importance of correct management. It also details asbestos-related regulation and suggests tools that can be used to achieve best practice in asbestos management. New Management for Ocean Business Show Diversifed Business Communications UK has acquired Intelligent Exhibitions Ltd., the organizer of the Ocean Business show in the U.K., for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition includes Offshore Survey and Ocean Careers, LIDAR International and LIDAR Europe. Offshore Survey and Ocean Careers will continue to be organized by the Intelligent Exhibitions team, headed by Versha Carter, from its offces in Nailsworth, England. The lidar shows will be organized from Diversifed's offces in Portland, Maine. Modus Seabed Intervention Creates New AUV Division Modus Seabed Intervention Ltd. (Durham, England) has begun an investment program into a planned feet of AUV units for survey and inspection across the offshore feld development life cycle. The new division will complement Modus's existing subsea operations and enhance the services it offers to the global oil and gas, renewable energy and telecommunications markets. Daniamant Acquires Uni-Safe Electronics Uni-Safe Electronics A/S (Copenhagen, Denmark) has been acquired by Daniamant (Copenhagen). As a result, Uni-Safe is now Daniamant Electronics A/S. Daniamant Electronics will soon release their latest product within the Salinometer range: Salinometer SL8005. A salinometer is used in areas where freshwater generation or purifcation is taking place and the level of salinity in the freshwater must be monitored, as well as in areas where a set level of salinity is requested. Imtech Marine Appointed as Reseller For Inmarsat Global Xpress Inmarsat (London, England) has signed an agreement with Imtech Marine (Rotterdam, Netherlands), appointing the full-service provider and systems integrator as a reseller for Global Xpress, serving the worldwide maritime market. Bring your targets to light with trusted acoustic positioning and navigation solutions from CTG. For more than 50 years, CTG's piezo-based technologies have guided underwater missions to success. Discover how CTG's customized solutions can guide your mission 62 st / MAY 2013

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