Bremen Invest looks at Kraken Robotik GmbH a new German startup. They discuss the company’s new 3D imaging sensor with millimeter accuracy for underwater industrial activities and deep sea exploration. The first prototype of a camera with brand new sensor technology was built in Canada and presented to industry professionals at the Ocean Business conference in Southampton, United Kingdom, in April. Dr. Jakob Schwendner, the Managing Director of Kraken Sonar Inc.’s German subsidiary, completed a doctorate in robotics in Bremen. For the past ten years he has worked at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI). The robotics expert is familiar with extreme environments and the challenges they pose, having spent many years researching space robotics.