Argeo signs contract with undisclosed customer for ultra-deep water AUV survey work
Argeo confirms that a contract comprising of AUV (Autonomous Underwater Vehicles) Ultra Deep-Water work for an undisclosed customer has been signed.
The first SeaRaptor “Alpha”, is scheduled to commence work directly after completing Sea Acceptance Test and delivery to Argeo. The project will commence in March 2022 with an estimated completion in April.
Argeo CEO, Trond Crantz, says:
"We are pleased to announce this project as it requires the highest-quality and detail and the requirement of Ultra Deep-Water vehicles to get the job done.
The project will prove the SeaRaptor product near the very limits of its build specification and make use of all the high-quality sensors integrated into the vehicle We are very excited that our first SeaRaptor is continuing with commercial operations having completed a rigorous test program beforehand."
Argeo currently has three high specification AUV’s. The AUV is modular and very mobile with supporting systems which can be strategically placed in Argeo’s main Geomarkets for rapid deployment serving our global customers with state-of-the-art technology and data. All data collected is processed onboard the AUV using onboard-postprocessing and mosaicking software to allow quick turnaround during missions and improved decision making for the customer.
The AUV enable deep-sea surveys to the benefit of marine industries including Installations & Infrastructure, Offshore Wind, Oil & Gas and Deep-Sea Minerals.