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Underwater ROV Services with Completewaters

Customer Stories, Infrastructure, Underwater Discovery and Research

Completewaters offers portable & versatile underwater ROV services in Southern Ontario. With a background working in water, wastewater, environmental monitoring and commercial swimming pool operations, the company understands the need to protect such a precious resource. Completewaters offers the services of underwater imagery, sediment and water sampling and object retrieval by using the Deep Trekker… Read More »

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4 Ways ROVs Are Impacting Underwater Operations

Industry News, Infrastructure, Marine Survey / Shipping, Military / First Responder, Municipality, Oil and Energy, Underwater Discovery and Research

Underwater remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) are hard at work in the world’s oceans and are widely used to serve a range of military, commercial and scientific needs. Underwater ROVs are playing an increasingly important role in several industries and constantly impacting underwater operations. The technology ensures safety and efficiency for multiple operations by aggregating various… Read More »

Minister Ng announces investment in women-led company in Kitchener

Company Product and Event News, For Everyone, Industry News

The Government of Canada is advancing women’s economic empowerment with the first ever Women Entrepreneurship Strategy, a $2-billion investment that seeks to double the number of women-ownedbusinesses by 2025. Today the Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion and Marwan Tabbara, Member of Parliament for Kitchener South–Hespeler joined local women entrepreneurs and… Read More »

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Reducing the Costs and Risk Associated with Offshore Inspections

For Everyone, Industry News, Infrastructure, Oil and Energy

Across a variety of offshore industries, there is a push to reduce man hours to reduce cost, risk and weather dependency during offshore inspections. Reduced cost and increased satellite communication infrastructure opens up the opportunity to operate systems located offshore, remotely from shore. In addition to reduced cost and risk, remote operation can greatly increase… Read More »

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Empowerment in Aquaculture | Women Around the Globe

Aquaculture, Customer Stories, For Everyone

According to a review by the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), 70 percent of the global aquaculture workforce are female, occupying roles from fish production and processing to retail and support. With seafood as a key source of nutrition worldwide, increasing gender equality throughout its supply chain is crucial for this industry’s advancements. In… Read More »


Yachts and Toys to be Flaunted at the Dubai Boat Show

Company Product and Event News, For Everyone, Underwater Discovery and Research

With over $65 billion invested in ports across the UAE in 2018, the focus of this year’s Dubai International Boat Show will be on growing the market as a whole, with 85 per cent of the yachts on display from the small- and medium-sized category. “This year’s show would pay greater attention to the “toys”… Read More »

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Safe Harbors: Lessons Learned From A Visit to British Columbia

Company Product and Event News, Customer Stories, For Everyone, Industry News, Marine Survey / Shipping

Deep Trekker offers various robotic systems to be used for shipping, security and defense missions to ensure safe harbors & regular hull inspections. Ocean shipping is a significant means of transportation for thousands of goods across the globe. Deep Trekker recently made a visit to British Columbia to attend the Harbour Authority of British Columbia… Read More »

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Five Years at the Dubai International Boat Show

Company Product and Event News, For Everyone, Underwater Discovery and Research

Recreational boating and underwater discovery just got simpler with the DTG2 remotely operated vehicle The waters of the Persian Gulf are famed for colourful indigenous habitat, unique marine life and sunken treasure. Exploring the depths of the Gulf has long been a joy of boating enthusiasts, and Deep Trekker is excited to offer a way… Read More »


Deep Trekker ROVs |Safe & Efficient Underwater Inspection

Commercial / Salvage, For Everyone, Infrastructure, Marine Survey / Shipping, Military / First Responder, Municipality, Oil and Energy

The use of remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) is changing the way we inspect structures and survey environments.  Whether inspections for marine survey, search and rescue or submerged infrastructure, ROVs are saving lives and money. Deep Trekker ROVs have become powerful tools in finding new applications in underwater inspection and surveying. Many structure inspections have traditionally… Read More »


Measuring the Benefits of Trenchless Technology

For Everyone, Municipality

Since the various trenchless methods of construction have become accepted over the past couple decades, the industry has argued that trenchless technology can help society by reducing traffic impact, public disruption and help in the repairs of buried infrastructure. In 2007, legislation was brought in to lower carbon emissions by British Columbia, many other provinces… Read More »

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Must-See Diving Destinations | 2019 Edition

For Everyone, Opinion Pieces, Underwater Discovery and Research

If you missed our 2018 diving bucket list, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! If you’re looking for somewhere fresh, new and exciting to go diving, read Deep Trekker’s Must See Diving Destinations – 2019 Edition. Malapascua – Philippines Palawan, Cebu, Boracay, Puerta Galera and more, all part of the Philippines which, like Indonesia, lies in… Read More »

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Icelandic Salmon Net Repairs | The Importance of ROV Inspections

Aquaculture, Industry News

This week the Icelandic Food and Veterinary Authority received a notification from Arnarlax about a hole in one of the company’s nets at Hringsdalur, Arnarfjörður, north west Iceland. The hole was discovered during a diver’s inspection and measured 50x15cm, at a depth of 20m. Repairs have now been completed, but the firm is unsure of… Read More »

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