Korea Navy orders Schilling ROV systems

17 October 2011 (Last Updated October 17th, 2011 04:35)

The Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy has placed an order with Schilling Robotics for two 150hp, 3,000m-rated heavy duty (HD) remotely operated vehicle (ROV) systems intended to expand its salvage and rescue operations.

The Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy has placed an order with Schilling Robotics for two 150hp, 3,000m-rated heavy duty (HD) remotely operated vehicle (ROV) systems intended to expand its salvage and rescue operations.

As per the terms of the order, one system will be used aboard the navy's Amphibious Submarine Rescue vessel and the second with the Auxiliary Towing Salvage vessel.

The HD ROV incorporates an integrated design philosophy for all major sub-systems and provides increased reliability and availability.

The system also offers stability and position control accuracy to perform remote intervention activities.