Tidewater Subsea orders two UHD-III ROVs

FMC Technologies Inc. has received an order from Tidewater Subsea LLC for two new UHD-III ROVs from its Schilling Robotics business unit. The ROV systems are expected to be delivered in 4Q 2014.

Tidewater Subsea has ordered two UHD-III ROVs from FMC's Schilling Robotics business unit.
Tidewater Subsea has ordered two UHD-III ROVs from FMC's Schilling Robotics business unit.

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HOUSTONFMC Technologies Inc. (NYSE: FTI) has received an order from Tidewater Subsea LLC for two new UHD-III ROVs from its Schilling Robotics business unit. The ROV systems are expected to be delivered in 4Q 2014.

The UHD-III system is the latest generation of work-class vehicles, incorporating FMC Technologies' ISOL-8 pump as a key feature that enables compliance with API Standard 53, which requires a secondary intervention method on blowout preventers (BOPs) that can close rams in less than 45 seconds.

07/09/2014

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