3D at Depth and iXblue Develop Inertial Navigation System Aided LiDAR Data Collection Technology for Subsea Applications

Press Releases / 05/04/2017

Initial Deep water Trial Demonstrates Time Saving for High-Resolution Subsea Mapping and Metrologies BOULDER, CO–(Marketwired – April 05, 2017) – 3D at Depth, a global provider of advanced subsea LiDAR systems and solutions, is pleased to announce, the success of a recent trial using Inertial Navigation System (INS) aided LiDAR data collection from a moving platform. The project was jointly sponsored by TechnipFMC and 3D at Depth, LLC with inertial navigation partner iXblue. Under the Joint Development Agreement (JDA), 3D at Depth and iXblue successfully integrated and collected motion compensated subsea LiDAR data of an oilfield in water depths greater than 2000 meter
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​MBARI collaborates with 3D at Depth on Next Generation High Resolution Bathymetry System

Featured Articles / 14/03/2017

BOULDER, CO--(Marketwired - March 14, 2017) - The Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI), a private, non-profit center for ocean research and technology development, is working with 3D at Depth, a global leader in subsea optical systems and solutions, on a next generation subsea LiDAR system optimized for autonomous seafloor mapping
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World's First Fabrication of Subsea Well Part Using LiDAR Data and 3D Printing

Featured Articles / 31/10/2016

Project Has Cost Effective Implications Across Life of Field Programs and Intervention Planning BOULDER, CO--(Marketwired - October 31, 2016) - Fugro and 3D at Depth, a global provider of advanced subsea LiDAR systems and solutions, announce the world's first application of subsea LiDAR data used to 3D Print an accurate 1:1 physical model of a damaged well part. The ability to use accurate spatial data in subsea part fabrication with 3D printing, introduces a wide range of possibilities to reduce costs across intervention planning and Life of Field programs. The subsea part fabrication was part of a larger project conducted in early 2016, using 3D at Depth's subsea LiDAR SL 2 technology and point cloud software.
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Technip and 3D at Depth Form Alliance to Expand and Commercialize LiDAR Technology in Gulf of Mexico

Press Releases / 14/10/2015

Boulder, Co. — October 14, 2015 — 3D at Depth, a global technology provider of advanced subsea LiDAR systems and solutions, and Technip USA, Inc., an affiliate of Technip SA of France, announced today that they have signed a joint development agreement (JDA) to expand and commercialize the LiDAR technology for subsea metrology, field survey and IRM applications. Commonly referred to as laser scanning, LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) is a technology for collecting precise 3D models of subsea structures and seabed topography. It addresses the challenges of subsea data collection and imaging in deep waters for metrology survey programs and as-built field configurations.
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