May 2018 Third Seaeye Falcon

Vocean have taken delivery of a third Seaeye Falcon ROV.   After a thorough  refurbishment and component testing program the system will be offered for bareboat hire.  Currently a standard system with 180m copper umbilical it will back up the second Falcon acquired last month.  Both of the standard copper umbilical systems will complement the fiber […]

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Feb 2016 – 1100 Meter Fiber Optic Upgrade

A contract to survey a 900 meter tunnel using the Seaeye Falcon ROV  necessitated the purchase of over 1Km of Umbilical. Two challenges had to be overcome. Firstly :  The practical limit of cable distance for Video and Serial data telemetry Secondly :  Management of the cable length at the launch point Challenge 1 Solved […]

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Jan 2016 – ROV Control Van Fit Out

The Vocean Falcon ROV system now has a fully fitted control van. A four wheel box trailer with 6’6 headroom accommodates Pilot, Observer and Client seating. The Pilot and Observer sit in front of a six monitor video wall which provides  Pilot Video, DVR out, Sonar, Observer PC and additional information. Multi switching allows configuration […]

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Oct 2014 – Video Overlay Captioning

A Tunnel survey contract required  textual captioning to be flashed up on the recorded video in real time.  A market search failed to find a suitable system. In a matter of days, Vocean engineers created a captioning tool which allows edited text to be posted ‘on the fly’ and then removed after a short time. […]

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