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Volume 61 • Number 5
Matt Hodson leads Marine Hub 14
Cornwall, helping to showcase the
UK’s southwest coast as a world- class center for marine technology and innovation.
By MTR Staff
Tech Talk 20 Autonomous LARS
A walk through the development of
Kraken’s Tentacle Autonomous LARS.
By David Shea
Renewables 26 Robots for
As the offshore renewables ? eet grows, so too does the use of robotics and autonomous systems, as cost- reduction comes into focus.
By Elaine Maslin
Defense 34 Fotheringham at the Helm
Hydroid is a ubiquitous name in subsea defense, with nearly 70% of its business coming from the sector.
It is also one of the longest-tenured
AUV makers. Duane Fotheringham, president and chairman of the board, discusses the future.
By Greg Trauthwein
Taking UUVs Faster,
Further, Deeper 34
Born in 2015, Riptide was started by industry veterans with an idea to make UUVs more accessible and successful.
By Justin Manley & Jeff Smith 4 Editor’s Note 6 Authors in this Edition 8 Trending 50 Tech File: Product of the Month 54 New Tech 58 People & Company News 63 Classi? ed 64 Advertiser’s Index
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