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  1. March 2014 - Ashtead Technology places £3 million order with Sonardyne on opening day of OI 2014

    Leading subsea equipment specialist, Ashtead Technology, has begun 2014 with an order for nearly £3 million worth of 6G acoustic positioning technology from Sonardyne International Ltd. Announced on the first day of the Oceanology International 2014 exhibition in London, this order follows a record 12 months of 6G investment by the Aberdeen-based company with a total spend of almost £6 million. The equipment ordered includes, Compatt 6, GyroCompatt 6, ROVNav 6, Scout and Ranger 2 USBL systems… Read more ›

  2. March 2014 - Ashtead Technology announces €3.1 million investment in iXBlue equipment

    Leading international subsea equipment specialist Ashtead Technology, which is headquartered in Aberdeen, has placed an order in excess of €1.1 million with subsea manufacturer iXBlue at the Oceanology exhibition in London.The investment in iXBlue’s high-precision inertial navigation ROVINS, PHINS and new OCTANS NANO systems is the latest in a series of investments by Ashtead Technology, increasing the company’s expansive rental fleet of subsea positioning equipment.iXBlue’s expertise in… Read more ›

  3. February 2014 - Ashtead Technology announces two key appointments

    A leading international subsea equipment solutions specialist has strengthened its global team with two key appointments in their Singapore and Aberdeen offices.Ashtead Technology, which offers equipment rental, calibration services, offshore personnel and bespoke engineered solutions, has announced the appointment of Wendy Lee as regional general manager in Singapore and Paul Morrison as key account manager in Aberdeen.Wendy has more than 16 years experience in the oil and gas industry and… Read more ›

  4. February 2014 - Investment boosts air quality instrument rental fleet

    In line with its strategy of continual investment in the latest instrumentation, Ashtead Technology has added TSI’s leading portable air quality monitors to its rental fleet.The new models include the lightweight, portable Q-TRAK indoor air quality monitor which is available with a probe for simultaneous measurements of CO2, CO, temperature and humidity or an alternative probe for air velocity, temperature and humidity. Both portable and desktop versions of the DUSTTRAK DRX dust/aerosol… Read more ›

  5. January 2014 - New Proteus crawler added to rental fleet

    Ashtead Technology, the instrumentation specialist, has added the new Mini-Cam Proteus Crawler Camera Inspection System to its fleet of rental inspection equipment. The product features a variety of key features such as a built-in lowering device, a pan/rotate camera and a back-eye with auxiliary light, as well as a built-in digital control unit for capturing colour mpeg video and jpeg still images. Importantly, this final feature means that it is not necessary to hire an additional recording… Read more ›