Ocean Modules News Archive
The Mystery Beneath
Trailer for The Mystery Beneath documentary now on YouTube.
Results are In!
The results for the 2012 customer satisfaction survey have been compiled.
Ocean Business 2013
Visit Ocean Modules at the Atlantas Marine stand at Ocean Business 2013.
Massive Delivery Schedule
Ocean Modules faces the most demanding delivery period ever.
V8 L3000 Offshore to SeaTerra
SeaTerra has taken delivery of the sixth V8 L3000 Offshore.
Final Deliveries of 2012
Ocean Modules concludes 2012 with deliveries to robotics giant ABB and West African oil operation.
Finnish Border Guard Training
Ocean Modules congratules the ROV pilots at the Finnish Border Guard.
Atlantas Marine Ltd
Ocean Modules Sweden welcomes Atlantas Marine Ltd as sales and service representative for the UK market.
Finnish Border Guard Delivery
Ocean Modules has delivered four ROV systems and two sidescan system to the Finnish Board Guard.
Intervention Engineering Visit
Managing Director of Intervention Engineering Pty Ltd in discussions regarding delivery dates and product specifications for the next-generation ROV systems.
Second Drechsler Delivery
Drechsler Marine Consult is expanding their ROV fleet after 3000 hours of operation with the V8 Sii.
Ocean Modules at MAST 2012
Visit the Ocean Modules and CybAero stand, number 104, at MAST 2012 in Malmö to get a preview of the product roadmap for 2013 and beyond.
Product Roadmap at MAST
Ocean Modules is exhibiting new products and prototypes at the MAST exhibition and conference.
Mechanical Engineer Welcomed
Ocean Modules strengtens the product department further by adding mechanical engineer Erik Gullersbo to the team.
First Orders for V4 MKII
Updated V4 ROV improves further on the successful concept.
V8 and V4 for Finnish Border Guard
Ocean Modules has signed a contract for V8 Sii and V4 ROVs with the Finnish Border Guard.
V8 Sii Simple Valve Manipulation
V8 Sii successfully completes trials in Oslofjord.
Danish TV explores Marens Hul
TV SYD has investigated Marens Hul using an Ocean Modules V8 Sii.
V8 Sii ROV to Inspect Millenium Falcon
As noted by several newspapers, the Ocean Modules V8 Sii ROV is to inspect a potential UFO in the Baltic Sea.
Ocean Modules at Oceanology 2012
Find out more about the V8 Offshore, V8 Sii and SPOT.ON at stand N10 at Oceanology 2012.
Pimp My ROV
Intervention Engineering has restyled one of their V8 Sii ROVs with a custom paintjob.
V8 Sii in Police Investigation
An Ocean Modules V8 Sii is aiding Norwegian police in the search for a fisherman believed to have fallen overboard.
Ocean Modules at Pacific 2012
Ocean Modules is attending the Pacific 2012 International Maritime Conference in Sydney.
Swedish Coast Guard Framework Agreement
Ocean Modules has signed a multi-year agreement for the supply of remotely-operated vehicles to the Swedish Coast Guard.
Third V8 Offshore ROV Delivered
Norwegian survey company Sematek AS has taken delivery of the third V8 Offshore ROV.
Delivery to the Russian Offshore Industry
Sakhalin Energy has taken delivery of their first V8 Sii ROV and completed operator and maintenance training.
V8 Sii ROV Conquers Both Poles
Four years after visiting the Antarctic with the Aurora Australis the V8 Sii has now also reached the Arctic with the Polarstern.
V8 Sii Research Platform
Ocean Modules has developed a new research platform based on the V8 Sii design for a German polar research institute.
Ocean Recycling Find Medieval Ship
Salvage company Ocean Recycling use the Ocean Modules V8 Sii to locate, identify and obviate environmental threats.
V4 ROV in National Park
The Ocean Modules V4 ROV was used by Sven Lovén Centre for Marine Science to show nature tourists the unique marine life.
V8 Sii Recovers Missing Boat
The Swedish Maritime Administration has used an Ocean Modules V8 Sii to recover a boat that sank off the coast of Simrishamn.
V8 Sii Recovers Waterbags from Flooded Tunnel
Intervention Engineering has used one of their four V8 Sii ROVs to recover six waterbags from a flooded tunnel.
V8 Sii Used for Diver Training
The Ocean Modules V8 Sii ROV proves very useful for search and rescue operations at Färjenäs Diving School in Gothenburg.
Two V8 Sii to Norway
Norwegian company Subsea Nor purchases two Ocean Modules ROVs.
V8 Sii Best Choice for Cable Tracking
The Ocean Modules V8 Sii ROV paired with an Innovatum SMARTRAK is the perfect solution for cable tracking.
Ocean Modules has demonstrated a new backpack concept for light ROV transportation, making jobs in water towers, small platforms and confined spaces even simpler and safer.
First RESROV sold
Ocean Modules has kicked off the push into drinking water reservoir and hot water system inspection services together with K.A.J. Dykkertjenste AS, representing 25 years of experience in the market.
HOTROV and RESROV Launched
Today, Ocean Modules announces two new ROV concepts specicfially for safe and painless inspections of drinking water reservoir tanks and hot water systems.
V8 Sii ROV Technicians Certified
Two technicians from Seismic Asia Pacific have completed training for the correct operation, handling, maintenance, servicing, and fault-searching of the V8 Sii range of remotely operated vehicles.
Article in AFFaRSLIV
Finance newspaper AFFaRSLIV has visited Ocean Modules for a look into the company.
Video of V8 Sii in Wind Park
Ocean Modules customer Dan-Tug A/S uses a V8 Sii to survey the wind parks for EnBW.
V8 Offshore Research Platform
Ocean Modules has been contracted by the Sven Lovén Centre for Marine Sciences at the University of Gothenburg to deliver a complete research platform based on the V8 Offshore.
Ocean Modules at OCEANS IEEE
Please visit Ocean Modules at the Seismic Asia Pacific booth at the OCEANS'10 IEEE Sydney conference and exhibition.
V8 Sii ROVs to China
Chinese customers have placed orders for three complete Ocean Modules V8 Sii ROV systems.
Tenth V8 Sii Destined for Australia
The fourth V8 Sii ROV system purchased by subsea engineering consultancy Intervention Engineering, the tenth in Australia, is on its way.
V4 ROV Introduction
Ocean Modules introduces the brand new V4, an entirely modular, light and affordable ROV, with unlimited upgrade options.
New ROV Range Introduced
Ocean Modules just announced three brand-new ROV models at Oceanology International 2010 in London. The VB, V4 ST and V4 XT ROVs and the new SOX2 all-in-one rack take modularity to a new level.
Visit Ocean Modules at Pacific 2010
Ocean Modules is exhibiting at the Pacific 2010 International Maritime Exposition in Sydney, Australia.
V8 Sii ROV to Document Shipworms
A large number of well-preserved shipwrecks in Europe may be at risk due to climate change. A new project will use the V8 Sii to document the damage.
Ocean Modules Takes Cabletracking Further
The unique 360° ability of the V8 Sii paired with the patented Spot.On data management system proves to be a significant improvement over traditional cabletracking methods.
V8 Sii ROV at LIMA 2009
The Ocean Modules V8 Sii is being demonstrated at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition in Malaysia.
Two European V8 Sii Deliveries Completed
Two more V8 Sii ROV systems, including the new Spot.On software, have been delivered to new markets, Germany and Denmark.
Cable Tracker Order
SubC Partner has ordered a V8 Sii ROV with a cable tracker. Testing of the equipment integration has commenced.
V8 HD on Display at Marine Week
Ocean Modules agent in South Korea, MARINEINNOTEC, has had his V8 HD on display at Marine Week Naval and Defence 2009.
Submarine Discovered in Baltic Sea
The Swedish Maritime Administration has located a Russian submarine, that has been missing in the Baltic Sea for 92 years, using Ocean Modules ROV technology.
New Thruster Available Now
Ocean Modules has announced a new thruster, adding more power and speed to the V8 Sii ROV.
Agents and Distributors Wanted
Ocean Modules is looking for agents and distributors, primarily for the European market.
V8 with Hydrolek Manipulator to Korea
Ocean Modules has successfully shipped the first ROV in the world where the unique 360° concept has been integrated with a five-function manipulator, to the Korean Navy.
Leif Kristensson Becomes Majority Owner
Businessman Leif Kristensson will, through his company K-Svets Förvaltning AB in Stenungssund, become the majority owner in Tapiren Survey System AB, including subsidiaries Ocean Modules Sweden AB, Ocean Modules Pty Ltd and Ocean Services.
MMT (Marin Mätteknik) Rent Ocean Services ROV
The well-renowned Swedish marine survey company rents a V8 ROV in addition to their own V8 for marine archeological inspections.
Recovery of Lost Hydrological Instruments
Search and Recovery of five lost hydrological instruments from SMHI (Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute). The instruments were located with the ROV-sonar and then had a hook attached by the vehicle to be recovered.
Inspection of Water Inlet
Ocean Services inspects a water inlet for an air cooling facility for the Swedish diving company SUAB.
ROV Sale to Australia and New Agent
Another V8 Sii ROV has been delivered to Intervention Engineering and Lectron Aps is a new agent in Denmark.
New Faces at Ocean Modules
New Finance Manager and Production and Logistics Manager join the OM team, significantly improving production quality and delivery time.
New Norwegian Agent
Ocean Modules welcomes Aquadyne as an official V8 Sii ROV agent in Norway.
Demonstration in Finland
Ocean Modules has held a demonstration of the V8 Sii ROV in Finland.
2400m Tunnel Inspection
Record penetration for the V8 Sii ROV, 2400 meters into a nuclear cooling tunnel in Norway.
Second V8 Sii HD delivered
The second fiber-based V8 Sii HD has been delivered to the company's first Korean customer, ROVTS.
Long Tunnel Inspection
Ocean Modules has successfully completed a long tunnel inspection of the Forsmark nuclear power plant cooling water system, commissioned by SUAB.
V8 Sii ROV Delivered to MMT AB
Another V8 Sii ROV has been sold and delivered, this time to MMT AB in Göteborg. MMT is a survey company specialized in high resolution marine survey.
Retail Website Launch
Ocean Modules Australia has launched a new website for sale and distribution of components for underwater equipment to the Australian and Asia-Pacific markets.
Another two V8 Sii Delivered and OI08
Two more Ocean Modules ROVs have been delivered to the Australian market. Don't miss Ocean Modules at Oceanology International!
V8 Offshore Announced
Ocean Modules has unveiled its new ROV design providing three times more power than the V8 Sii, enabling it to descend to depths of up to 2000 meters.
V8 Sii ROV Pilot Training
Video footage of the V8 Sii ROV captured during a training course for new operators.
V8 Sii Sale to Italy
Ocean Modules has had its first V8 Sii ROV sale to the Mediterranean market through Elettronica Service in Italy.
Customs ROV Course Completed
The first Australian Customs Service ROV team has completed their Ocean Modules training for the V8 Sii.
Aquadyne TAS-07 in Norway
The Ocean Modules V8 Sii ROV on the German warship Blücher in the Oslo Fjord.
Two V8 Sii En Route to Australia
Two complete V8 Sii ROV systems specially designed for the Australian Customs Service have left the assembly line in Åtvidaberg, Sweden.
V8 Sii HD 1000 Hour Maintenance
The first V8 Sii HD ROV has been returned to Ocean Modules for maintenance after 1000 hours of service.
TMS Project at Ocean Modules
A new tether management system will be developed at Ocean Modules with the help of 14 engineering students from KTH.
Delivery to BAS Marine Completed
Ocean Modules has completed a delivery of one V8 Sii ROV system for BAS Marine in Svolvær, Norway.
Successful V8 Sii Demonstrations in China
Ocean Modules has successfully demonstrated the V8 Sii ROV to a large number of authorities and companies in China.
New Software Version Announced
A new version of the Ocean Modules Spot.on software, entirely rewritten based on C#/.net, is on schedule for a release in the spring of 2008.
First Report from Antarctica
The V8 Sii has had its world premiere of under-ice footage from the Aurora Australis. The excellent results provide researchers with a perspective on the conditions below sea level at each of the ice stations.
Australian Customs Contract
Ocean Modules has signed their first major government contract in the southern hemisphere with the Australian Customs Service.
V8 Inspecting Confined Space (Video)
DeepOcean has shared video footage of their Ocean Modules V8 Sii ROV inspecting confined spaces at depths of over 100m for client Statoil.
V8 Sii Destined for Antarctica
Ocean Modules has delivered a V8 Sii ROV to the Australian Antarctic Devision in Hobart, Tasmania.
Intervention Engineering Partnership
Ocean Modules partners with Perth-based Intervention Engineering, to meet the growing ROV needs of the west coast of Australia.
V8 Sii Delivered to IMC Diving
Norwegian diving firm IMC Diving have received their first Ocean Modules ROV.
DGB Units Delivered
Custom-built hardware and software has been installed on the Swedish Marine's prototype diver delivery vehicle.
Master Thesis Completed at OM
Peter Andersson and Marcus Schwartz have successfully completed and demonstrated their Master Thesis titled A Concept Demonstration and Framework for a Multi Device Land and Sea Surveillance System at Chalmers University of Technology, in cooperation with Ocean Modules Australia Pty Ltd.
Demonstration for Swedish EOD
The Ocean Modules Diver Imaging and Navigation System has been successfully demonstrated to the Swedish Armed Forces EOD Divers.
DHINS Delivered to US Navy
Ocean Modules has successfully completed a final product delivery demonstration of the DHINS (Diver Hull Imaging and Navigation System) at the Norfolk Navy Base in Virginia, and shipped the first set of units to the US Navy.