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HD Underwater Drone (ROV) – Internal 4K Recording

Company Product and Event News

Introducing a commercial-grade HD underwater drone, available now. We are pleased to officially announce Deep Trekker ROVs can now record in full 4K video. Select the DTG2 or DTX2 ROV lines, to dive up to 500 ft (150 m) and 1,000 ft (305 m) respectively, all while capturing the cinema-quality imagery you desire. The internal HD camera… Read More »


Tech Spotlight: DT340 Pipe Crawler Freewheel (AFW) by Deep Trekker™

Company Product and Event News, Infrastructure

A deeper look into pipe crawler freewheel and the best ways to retrieve CCTV pipe inspection crawlers from municipal pipes. Pipe inspections require tough systems that can withstand the grueling environments of municipal infrastructure. As the departments and contractors tasked with servicing these pipelines, it is extremely important to select a tool that stands up… Read More »


Diveable Controllers Allow for a More Portable ROV & Offer Extra Safety for Divers

Company Product and Event News, Military / First Responder

Portable ROV solutions, such as the Diveable Controller, offer military divers an extra level of safety by sending an underwater drone into dangerous waters. Nothing says ‘ portable ROV ‘ like the Deep Trekker Diveable Controller. Without the need for cumbersome generators or topside power sources, Deep Trekker Remotely Operated Vehicles, DTG2 & DTX2, are… Read More »

Pipe Crawler Innovation Award

North American Society for Trenchless Technology (NASTT) selects the ‘Abbott Most Innovative Product Award’ at No-Dig Conference

Company Product and Event News, Infrastructure

April 17, 2017 – Washington, DC – Deep Trekker Inc. has been awarded the Abbott Most Innovative Product Award from The North American Society for Trenchless Technology (NASTT) for their DT-340 Pipe Crawler. The Deep Trekker DT-340 is the world’s only truly portable, battery-operated crawler system. Everything needed for trenchless inspection comes in two carrying cases,… Read More »


A Moving Experience – The New Head Office

Company Product and Event News, For Everyone

Deep Trekker is relocating their Head Office to a larger manufacturing facility to accommodate the increasing demand for their underwater ROVs & Pipe Crawlers. Every day, our customers are coming up with new and exciting ways to use our underwater robots. So much so, that we’ve even designed new features to make our robots smarter, new product… Read More »


Views from Inside Pearl Harbor’s USS Arizona

Company Product and Event News, For Everyone

Deep Trekker ROVs Provide Survivor First Live View Inside USS Arizona This year marks the seventy-fifth anniversary of Pearl Harbor and the sinking of the USS Arizona. Unlike most other ships that were bombed on that fateful day, the steel battleship suffered so much damage that it was never salvaged. The final resting place of… Read More »

LNG Tanker Maritime Security

Deep Trekker’s Ultimate Hull Inspection Package

Company Product and Event News, Marine Survey / Shipping

In previous posts, we’ve explored why hull inspections are important and have examined the challenges and costs that vessel owners encounter maintaining a ship. We’ve looked at issues such as the transfer of contraband attached to hulls and the inadvertent delivery of invasive species into new waters. Frequent inspections of your hull are vital to… Read More »

Water Treatment Plant: Benefits of Underwater Cameras

Company Product and Event News, Infrastructure

Before fresh water can be made safe for human consumption it must go through a treatment process eliminating bacteria and any other elements deemed unsafe to drink. How does such a process occur and why is it relevant to us? We’ve written about the use of Deep Trekker remotely operated vehicles and pipe crawler systems… Read More »

Diving with Deep Trekker Summer of 2016

Company Product and Event News, For Everyone

At the beginning of the summer, we acquired our new research vessel appropriately named “Deep Trekker”. Over the past four months, we have spent many hours aboard the boat exploring shipwrecks and the waters of Lake Huron and Lake Erie. During several trips to Georgian Bay is where most of our work was done as… Read More »

Aqua-Cage Fisheries Uses DTG2 ROV on Rainbow Trout Farm

Aquaculture, Company Product and Event News

Aqua-Cage Fisheries is an aquaculture farm in Parry Sound, Ontario that produces rainbow trout for the food market. They receive fingerlings from a hatchery in Southern Ontario, grow the fish in the open waters of Georgian Bay and harvest them for a processor that ships to major grocery stores. Aqua-Cage produces environmentally sustainable, high quality… Read More »

The Ultimate Aquaculture Underwater Drone Package

Aquaculture, Company Product and Event News

Introducing the ideal aquaculture underwater drone package designed meet and exceed the needs of site managers – allowing for regular monitoring of stock and submerged infrastructure. When President Sam Macdonald and Engineer Jeff Lotz started Deep Trekker they had no idea the impact the ROVs would have on fish farms around the globe. Initially building… Read More »

Deep Trekker and the Wreck of the W. L. Wetmore

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

Before Deep Trekker was even born, President Sam Macdonald had a love of diving and exploring the many sites in the Great Lakes. The same passion that fuelled the start of the company brought Sam to explore many shipwrecks sitting on the bottom of Lake Huron and the other Canadian Great Lakes. Exploring wrecks sitting… Read More »

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