C-Surveyor I completes BP's Africa AUV surveysProjects and Operations // January 4, 2006
C & C Technologies has announced that it has recently completed several deepwater AUV hazard surveys for BP off of the coast of West Africa.
The surveys in Block 15, 18 and 31 encompassed over 7,500 line kilometres and were completed with the C-Surveyor I AUV.
The C-Surveyor I AUV was commissioned in January 2001 and has completed over 48,000 kilometres of surveys to date.
AUV surveys have been conducted for 36 different clients, on 81 different projects in 4 regions of the world.
In August 2005, C & C expanded its international AUV capabilities by commissioning the C-Surveyor II AUV, the AUV being fully customized by C&C to incorporate additional sensors and to enhance the AUVís multibeam sonar, sub-bottom profiler and side scan sonar.
Currently, the C-Surveyor II is completing operations in the Gulf of Mexico for a variety of oil and gas clients.