Offshore in depth ///

The world was astounded in July 2015 by the images of Pluto transmitted 3 billion mi back to earth by NASA’s New Horizon space probe. This achievment was well beyond the capabilities of manned space flight. Though not on such a cosmic scale, the offshore oil and gas industry routinely uses unmanned, remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) to perform work in water as deep as 10,000 ft, well beyond the limits of human divers. And as ROV technology has evolved, it has replaced divers in shallower waters, enhancing safety and reducing the cost of underwater services.

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