Schilling Robotics, LLC
has announced the sale of two UltraHeavy-Duty (UHD) remotely operated vehicles to OceanWorks International, Inc.
OceanWorks will build the UHDs into two of its own systems that will include electric-drive ROV winches and handling equipment. The 150 HP ROVs will be paired with Schilling’s XE tether-management system and will be rated for operations as deep as 4,000 feet. It will sell the composite systems to an international operator.
Schilling will deliver the two units in September of this year for a customer equipping for operations with ROVs and divers in both SCUBA and atmostpheric diving suits.
OceanWorks specializes in underwater equipment, especially for the oil, gas and other energy markets.