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    C&C's AUV West Africa bound

    Vessel & ROV News // June 20, 2003
    C & C Technologies' AUV began a 22-day transit from the Gulf of Mexico to offshore Angola on May 24 aboard the MV Rig Supporter.

    After completing the transit, the AUV will survey for approximately 23 days to complete a site investigation study for Exxon-Mobil. The survey is expected to begin by the middle of June 2003.

    The AUV will collect high-resolution multi-beam bathymetry, side scan sonar and sub-bottom profiler data in a single pass. Since becoming operational in 2001, C & C's AUV has performed more than 21,000 kilometers of deep-water surveys for a wide varietyof international clients.

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