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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 »


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

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 what was to be a simple exploration vehicle, they didn’t realize that their tool would become the go-to farm monitoring tool for aquaculture operations spanning across… 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 »

Customer Demos: The DT340 CCTV Pipe Crawler

Company Product and Event News, Infrastructure

Since Deep Trekker released the DT340 Pipe Crawler CCTV System, we have held numerous demonstrations throughout Ontario and the United States with municipalities, public works departments, utility companies, and inspection companies. Their feedback has been overwhelmingly positive from the industry professionals with which we have partnered. Today we thought we would share some of the… Read More »

Deep Trekker on New Boat

New Research Vessel for Deep Trekker Team

Company Product and Event News

Today marks a new era for Deep Trekker. We have officially launched our very own research vessel, appropriately named “Deep Trekker”. We could not be more excited to take on this next adventure, and are looking forward to sharing the findings of our many expeditions this summer. So far we have inspected our hull with… Read More »

What’s so Special about Deep Trekker Pipe Crawlers?

Company Product and Event News, Infrastructure

Municipalities and infrastructure professionals are extremely interested in the launch of our DT340 Portable Pipe Crawler systems which was launched earlier this year. The systems expanded on the proven abilities of the Deep Trekker ROV systems, which are known for their robust manufacturing, easy maneuverability, and complete portability. The one question we’ve been asked when introducing our pipe… Read More »

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