Tag / Environment
Rock Seven: Gill Instruments and Rock Seven Join Forces to Deliver Meteorological Data from Anywhere on the Planet
Press Releases • Oct 12, 2017 11:38 BST
Gill Instruments’ extensive portfolio of meteorological instruments are now fully compatible with the innovative RockFLEET tracking and M2M/IoT system, from UK-based Iridium satcom specialist, Rock Seven. RockFLEET introduces new satcom Machine-to-Machine (M2M) data capabilities that complement the existing GSM/GPRS already used by Gill customers, effectively extending coverage...
Kongsberg Maritime: New Electric Ferry Project Expands KONGSBERG’s Autonomous Vessel Newbuild Project Portfolio
Press Releases • Sep 05, 2017 14:30 BST
KONGSBERG has signed a Research & Innovation (R&I) contract with technology acceleration organisation PILOT-E for the development of zero emission, full-electric, autonomous ferry concepts. The overall vision for the PILOT-E Autonomous Ferry concept is to develop a state-of-the-art ferry as an integrated, zero emission aspect of a total national transportation plan.
Kongsberg Maritime: University of Gothenburg Selects HUGIN AUV to Expand Autonomy in Marine Research
Press Releases • Jun 20, 2017 12:11 BST
The University Of Gothenburg has chosen Kongsberg Maritime’s state-of-the-art HUGIN Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) to expand Sweden’s capabilities in the field of marine research using unmanned platforms. The HUGIN, which will be funded by grants from the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation and managed by a project team with representatives...
Rock Seven: Climate research leads on deployment of ‘small satcom’ for secure data from remote and inhospitable locations
Press Releases • Nov 17, 2016 12:25 GMT
With the growing need to secure new data from remote and inhospitable areas of scientific interest balanced against commercial challenges and tough competition for academic budgets as a background, the UK’s Rock Seven is reporting an upsurge in its Iridium satellite communication products being used for environmental science applications in both the Arctic and Antarctic.