V8 ROV in Oil & Gas Australia
Australian mini ROV specialists, DIDesign, have always sought to stay one step ahead of the curve. For over 30 years they've worked in the underwater environment, redefining and enhancing the capabilities of smaller submersibles. Now, utilising the latest technology in 3D printing, DIDesign is pioneering a new generation of subsea inspection and intervention solutions for the oil and gas industry, at a fraction of the traditional cost.
A made-to-measure mini workhorse based on an Ocean Modules V8 ROV, supplied by Intervention Engineering, was deployed to 150 metres in the Bass Straight and disassembled a well-calcified, 45 tonne working load shackle.
Read the full article on pages 28-29 in the March 2017 issue of Oil & Gas Australia.