February 4, 2020

“The submarine pipeline inspection with close eyes (Spice) vehicle is being tested in Japanese waters under the umbrella of the US’s long-running DeepStar programme, the aim of which is to catalyse development of technologies required to support deepwater exploration and production.

The trials of Spice, Kawasaki’s pathfinder second generation AUV, began late last year and are being funded by the Nippon Foundation.

They are expected to continue until March.”

  • Upcoming Events

    1. Oceanology International 2020

      March 17 @ 8:00 am - March 19 @ 5:00 pm
    2. OCEANS 2020 Singapore

      April 6 @ 8:00 am - April 9 @ 5:00 pm
    3. DEFSEC Atlantic 2020

      September 29 @ 8:30 am - October 1 @ 3:30 pm
  • STAY CONNECTED