Vigo, July 08th 2014
M500 Manipulator Prototipe update: Sea Trials in the field
After successful FAT test at Naron (Spain), the M500 Titanium Manip Prototipe is currently been tested in real working conditions offshore Italy.
Installed in the Seaeye Cougar 1444 ROV, the vehicle is performing pipeline TDM works, and the M500 Manip has been used for a beacon recovery, cable manipulation, equipment releasing, and other intervention task. The manip is performing well without any significant incident or fault. Current project is expected to be finished by end of August 14.