Axa Engenharia Submarina (AXA), a subsidiary of DeepOcean has been awarded a contract for the provision of geo-hazard surveys on the Libra Field from Petróleo Brasileiro led consortia, consisting of Shell Brasil Petróleo, Total E&P do Brasil, CNODC Brasil Petróleo e Gás. and CNOOC Petroleum Brasil. The contract is for the provision of geo-hazard survey on a seafloor area of 1640 km 2 in the Libra field. Libra field is located in a water depth of approximately 2000 meters in the Santos Basin, about 230 kilometres of the coast of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.Surveys will be performed with a 3000 meter rated Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV). The AUV is capable of delivering high resolution high quality HISAS bathymetry and side scan sonar data for Sub Bottom Profiling (SBP) at high speeds. The AUV operations are launched and supported by the survey support vessel MV Tau on charter with DeepOcean. The contract will commence as soon as current AUV commitments have been completed.“The combination of DeepOcean’s impressive track record of more than 60 000 km of high specification pipeline inspections and route surveys and AXA employees’ long term experience in AUV based seabed mapping services is compelling. Winning this contract on Libra is a great recognition of our services on this strategically important project to our valued clients in Brazil.” says the experienced Donizeti Carneiro, Commercial Manager of AXA.“This is the second AUV based survey contract DeepOcean and AXA have been awarded recently in Brazil, and supports our strategic investments in AUVs to add to our extensive range of global ROV based subsea survey and pipeline inspection services. This contract will be executed from our office in Brazil” says Mads Bårdsen, DeepOcean’s EVP International.
Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Panelo: Duterte ‘angry’ with SEA Games hosting hassles Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting ‘Rebel attack’ no cause for concern-PNP, AFP Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Photo by Tristan Tamayo/ INQUIRER.netBATANGAS—Gilas Pilipinas lost an old reliable ahead of its second appearance in the FIBA World Cup after Jayson Castro begged off on Friday.But national team coach Yeng Guiao didn’t have to look far for a fitting replacement as he cited Kiefer Ravena to pickup the cudgels from the two-time Asia’s best point guard.ADVERTISEMENT Cayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess “He’s probably going to get a bit out o shape or off his timing, but my guess is it will take a short time to recover from where he left off when he got suspended,” he said.“I saw that he was not careless with regards to his body. He’s training on his own. I think he has his own trainer. That’s calibrating his return. I’m not worried about him actually. He’s going to be competitive for the World Cup.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Catholic schools seek legislated pay hike, too Justin Brownlee, Stanley Pringle power Ginebra past NLEX “Right now, he is the most logical choice to fill up the slot of Jayson,” he said Sunday night in Batangas shortly after NLEX’s loss to Barangay Ginebra.“It’s almost a done deal for the slot of Jayson,” Guiao added.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logisticsRavena, 25, is slated to rejoin Gilas Pilipinas training on Monday then, with the Road Warriors on Tuesday following a long ban meted out by FIBA for unknowingly taking prohibited substances as part of a workout regimen.Asked about his ward’s long break, Guiao, without batting an eyelash, doesn’t think Ravena will have a hard time getting his game back. Two-day strike in Bicol fails to cripple transport LATEST STORIES DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew Duterte wants probe of SEA Games mess MOST READ View comments