ISS turns to Sub-Atlantic for next generation ROV control systemNews // October 10, 2008
Integrated Subsea Systems (ISS) has taken delivery of the latest generation ROV control system, which harnesses the newest technology to provide high speed communications, control and real time diagnostics.
The Aberdeen-headquartered diving and ROV service firm has invested in the new subCAN developed by manufacturer Sub-Atlantic Ltd, part of the Triton Group of companies.
Built using the latest technology, expertise and ingenuity, subCAN offers high speed communications and data network system providing command, control and real time diagnostic functions for Sub-Atlantic ROVs.
The modular design and functionality of the system not only provides the latest communications capability and ‘touch screen’ Graphical User Interface (GUI), but also allows for ongoing customer/manufacturer driven system evolution and further sensor integration.
This is the second system to be procured by ISS for their Comanche ROVs during 2008.
Dubai based, subsea engineering specialist, Dulam International Ltd have also bought subCAN for use with a Comanche ROV, tether management system and pipeline survey package which comes with a launch and recovery system and full cabin control suite.
Other key industry contractors are due to take delivery of SubCAN with new vehicles before the end of the year.