NCS gets two Gavia AUVs

NCS Survey has taken delivery of two Gavia AUVs of the Offshore Surveyor series.

Gavia AUVs
Gavia AUVs

Offshore staff

WESTHILL, UK –NCS Survey has taken delivery of two Gavia AUVs of the Offshore Surveyor series.

Each AUV has a high-resolution side-scan sonar, multi-beam echo sounder, sub-bottom profiler, ultra-short baseline positioning system, long baseline, GPS, and inertial navigation.

NCS expects the new equipment will be usedto provide ultra-high-resolution data for pipeline and platform inspections; scour monitoring surveys; cable and pipe route surveys; and offshore wind farm surveys.

The vehicles are rated to 1,000 m (3,280 ft) and can operate in waters as shallow as 2 m (6½ ft).

NCS Survey is anActeon company.

1/28/2013

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