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Tank Cleaning Robot | See it First at ACE17

Company Product and Event News, Industry News, Infrastructure, Marine Survey / Shipping

Deep Trekker™ is set to showcase the new tank cleaning robot, the DT640 Utility Crawler, at AWWA ACE 2017 in Philadelphia – including the award-winning DT340 Pipe Crawler and underwater drones. As the Deep Trekker team gets ready to exhibit at the AWWA Annual Conference and Expo (ACE) in Philadelphia (be sure to come and visit… Read More »

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Trenchless Technology – New Pipe Crawler Robots Offering a No-Dig Solution

Industry News, Infrastructure

Deep Trekker is set to launch its enhanced trenchless technology product line, the 340 Pipe Crawler system at the NASTT’s No-Dig Show in April. Trenchless technology helps municipalities inspect, maintain, and repair their buried infrastructure. Allowing operators the ability to see what’s happening within stormwater and wastewater systems without unearthing them. This is an important fact;… Read More »

Water Preservation: What YOU Can Do

For Everyone, Industry News, Underwater Discovery and Research

If you’re presently reading this blog, you probably truly appreciate and understand something in which we all have a passionate interest. Water! We rely on water for hydration, irrigation, transportation, energy production, food production, weather patterns and so much more. Lakes, oceans, rivers and reservoirs across the Globe are part of the pillars that sustain… Read More »

Effectively Managing Storm Water Systems

Industry News, Infrastructure

What is Storm water? Storm water is any type of precipitation that runs off a surface such as roofs, sidewalks, parking lots or roads into which it cannot seep.  As cities expand and more roads, parking lots, and buildings are constructed, the way in which precipitation run-off can move through the landscape becomes more important… Read More »

Mini-ROVs: The Coal-Fired and Nuclear Power Plant Inspection Solution

Industry News, Oil and Energy

To some people, applications for remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) in energy production facilities such as offshore oil platforms or hydroelectric dams may seem obvious. Such structures are either built on water or directly use water to create energy. However, many people may not know that ROVs can be very useful in monitoring and maintaining other… Read More »

Thank you… Yes YOU: Our Underwater Drone and Pipe Crawler Supporters

Company Product and Event News, Customer Stories, For Everyone, Industry News

Two years ago Deep Trekker posted a piece on our blog expressing how excited we were to have customers in 34 countries. Throughout the past four years Deep Trekker attended numerous trade shows around the globe and shared the capabilities of our DTG2 mini-ROVs with fishermen, energy producers, aquaculture professionals, commercial divers, police forces and private… Read More »

Canadian Fish Farm Describes Use of Underwater Drone

Aquaculture, Customer Stories, Industry News, Opinion Pieces

Aqua-Cage Fisheries is a Northern Ontario Aquaculture enterprise that harvests rainbow trout for the consumer market. Aqua-cage employees working at the farm receive fingerlings from hatcheries in Southern Ontario. They monitor, observe and feed them in the open waters of Georgian Bay. Ensuring that the farm’s structure and protocols are maintained for optimum health is… Read More »

Proud to Be Canadian: Liberal Government Hiring Aquatic Scientists

Aquaculture, For Everyone, Industry News, Opinion Pieces, Underwater Discovery and Research

It’s a proud week to be Canadian. On Wednesday May 11, the Canadian Liberal Government announced their new initiative to hire 135 aquatic scientists to help inform the federal policy surrounding Canada’s oceans, waterways and fisheries. A hiring blitz like this one has not been seen in the past decade. As huge proponents for oceanic… Read More »

The Ocean is in Trouble & We Need Your Ideas

For Everyone, Industry News, Opinion Pieces, Underwater Discovery and Research

We always prefer to share good news. However, sometimes important issues need to be addressed and awareness of them needs to be developed. If you’re a reader of Deep Trekker’s blog, you likely have some (if not a lot) of knowledge on the state of the oceans and maritime exploration. After all, we are a… Read More »

Submersible & Battery Powered Pipe Crawler Will Launch at the Trenchless Technology Show

Company Product and Event News, Industry News, Infrastructure

April 15, 2016. Ayr, Ontario. Today, Deep Trekker Inc. announced they will be unveiling the new DT340 Pipe Crawler System at the Trenchless Technology Road Show in Niagara Falls Canada, taking place May 18th and 19th, at the Scotiabank Convention Centre. The event will bring together industry experts from North America to address the issue… Read More »

Under Ice Footage that Resembles Another Planet

Commercial / Salvage, Industry News, Military / First Responder

In February we had the privilege of joining in on a sub-ice dive training session hosted by the Ottawa Police. A number of police search and rescue units gathered together to practice under ice rescue techniques in Quebec, Ontario. Here is a clip filmed with the DTG2 ROV of a police diver trekking along the… Read More »

What do Underwater Drones have to do with Offshore Aquaculture?

Aquaculture, Company Product and Event News, Industry News

The global debate surrounding the sustainability and environmental consequences of the aquaculture industry continues. At the same time, the need for food sources to nourish the Earth’s growing population is a worrying concern. On one side of the spectrum there are critics who are completely against all aquaculture. The opposite view believes that all aquaculture… Read More »

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