OceanWorks International Inc. is
an independent company specializing in manned and unmanned subsea
work systems for key international marine industries. Our value-added
services include design, manufacturing, test and integration, project
management, training and technical support for both commercial industry
and military clients worldwide.
We are recognized world leaders in the fields of submarine rescue,
atmospheric diving and life support systems, and specialized remote
tooling systems. OceanWorks International understands the harsh
realities of operating in the ocean environment. Our primary market
focus is to support the international military and commercial offshore
industries with innovative subsea solutions to meet their specialized
work system requirements.
We provide unique solutions to challenging underwater problems
by combining our technical skills and creative thinking with practical,
hands on experience gained through years of involvement in offshore
oil field and construction diving, military salvage, and robotic
tooling system developments.
Company products include
Remote Intervention Tooling -
Includes standard tooling equipment and customized work packages.
Standard tooling products can be defined as intervention equipment
which is required to perform a common task such as torque tools,
cable grippers and cutters. Customized work packages are systems
which need to be developed to perform a specific intervention task.
Such work packages can be relatively simple systems for applications
such as dredging, or suction pile installation, although more complex
and unique applications can easily be accommodated.
Typical examples of intervention tools which OceanWorks International
Suction Anchor Skids
Flange Tie-in Systems
Seal Removal and Replacement Tools
Water Jetting Tools
ROV Docking Probes
Components and Subsystems -
Custom designed components or subsystems can be provided for clients
who require specific system functionality and capability. This includes
items such as control and power systems, valve packs and power pack
Standard control systems have been designed for OceanWorks International's
product lines, including Remora, HARDSUIT and PRMS. Custom
designs are available for ROV's, trenching systems and subsea tooling.
Submarine Rescue Systems
OceanWorks offers a variety of submarine rescue vehicles and options
to its clients. Each system is configured to specific client specifications.
Each system is equipped with a unique, patented, articulated skirt
with a 45 or 60 degree mating angle and is designed for 500 to 730
metre operating depths. The systems are offered with a variety of
options, including a tethered or untethered option, Launch and Recovery
Systems (LARS), Air Transport Options, Transfer Under Pressure (TUP)
and Deck Decompression Chambers (DDC).
The submarine rescue systems are designed to be simple to operate
and cost effective to buy and maintain. They are built to commercial
certification standards (eg. Det Norske Veritas-DNV, American Bureau
of Shipping ABS or Lloydâs) or to customer specified military
standards (e.g. NAVSEA).