Latest News for: Deep ocean surveys


Cabinet approves Deep Ocean Mission to tap vast marine living and non-living resources

The Times of India 16 Jun 2021
... development of ocean climate change advisory services; technological innovations for exploration and conservation of deep-sea biodiversity; deep ocean survey and exploration; off-shore energy and fresh water from the ocean; and advanced marine station for ocean biology.

Cabinet approves Deep Ocean Mission to study climate change, explore resources

Live Mint 16 Jun 2021
Cabinet approves the proposal of the Ministry of Earth Sciences on 'Deep Ocean Mission' with a view to explore Deep Ocean for resources and develop deep-sea technologies for sustainable use of ocean resources," a government spokesperson said after the Cabinet meeting.

Study Reveals Deepest Point In Each Ocean

Forbes 12 May 2021
In 2019, the privately funded "Five Deeps Expedition (FDE)" visited and mapped the deepest points in each ocean, the survey results are now published ... .

Oceans' extreme depths measured in precise detail

BBC News 11 May 2021
The key locations where the seafloor bottoms out in the Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, Arctic and Southern oceans were mapped by the Five Deeps Expedition ... Roughly 80% of the global ocean floor remains to be surveyed to the modern standard delivered by the likes of the Five Deeps Expedition.

Ships’ logs from 150 years ago are still worth their salt

The Times/The Sunday Times 10 May 2021
The Challenger aimed to survey the ocean depths, in part for the laying of deep sea telegraph cables, but also made routine scientific measurements such as sea ...

How a shocking environmental disaster was uncovered after 70 years

Sandhills Express 11 Apr 2021
Toxic dumpsite wreaking havoc on Pacific Ocean ecosystems ... into the ocean ... Coincidentally, on the very day CBS News went to visit Valentine in Southern California, Scripps Institution of Oceanography began a two week mission to survey almost 50,000 feet of the deep ocean seafloor.

The ‘Most Interesting Man in Dallas’ is ready to part ways with the most capable ...

Finger Lakes Times 02 Apr 2021
... of all five oceans ... The series about the feat, which debuted on Thursday, is Expedition Deep Ocean ... “But it’s my intention to continue to work with the buyer, because I would love to continue to work the ship a couple of months a year to continue doing deep ocean exploration.”.

When will Israel's beaches recover from the tar spill?

The Jerusalem Post 01 Apr 2021
While there is no evidence of immediate damage to sea life, IOLR will continue to conduct surveys on fish and marine species in the case that this occurs, said Astrahan ... “I expect to find some of the pollution in sediments and the deep sea,” Rahav predicted of the upcoming sea dives to survey the ocean floor.

Explore the oceans with amazing underwater survey

CBS News 22 Mar 2021
Google Street View and the "Caitlin Seaview Survey" have released stunning images from deep beneath the ocean surface, exploring UNESCO World Heritage Marine Sites ... .

Solstad Offshore secures CSV contracts

Splash24/7 05 Mar 2021
The vessel will be used for their deep-water ocean bottom node baseline survey project offshore Angola ... .

Ocean Infinity acquires MMT

Killeen Daily Herald 02 Mar 2021
AUSTIN, Texas, March 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ocean Infinity and MMT are excited to announce an acquisition that brings together MMT's deep expertise and established track record as a distinguished marine survey and data analytics provider and Ocean Infinity's best-in-class robotic technology and operational expertise.

Magseis Fairfield awarded Gulf of Mexico survey

Splash24/7 14 Feb 2021
... Fairfield has been awarded a new deep-water 4D ocean bottom node monitor survey in the US Gulf of Mexico.

Magseis Fairfield awarded survey contract in Angola

Splash24/7 10 Feb 2021
... a contract for a deep-water ocean bottom node baseline survey (3D) offshore Angola by a major international energy company.

Deep-water Angola survey work for Magseis Fairfield

Offshore Energy Today 10 Feb 2021
Magseis Fairfield has won a contract for a deep-water ocean bottom node baseline 3D […]. The post Deep-water Angola survey work for Magseis Fairfield appeared first on Offshore Energy ... .

New Off-the-Shelf Autonomous Sub Runs on its Own for Two Weeks

The Maritime Executive 05 Feb 2021
Deep sea search and survey company Ocean Infinity has repeatedly made headlines for completing challenging wreck-hunting projects, and its methods rely on Hugin AUVs fitted with advanced sonar systems.