Oceaneering International, Inc. has secured a contract to perform the first-ever deepwater Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) survey in Mexican waters.
The geophysical survey will be performed for BHP at its Trion development. Oceaneering will use the DP-2 Ocean Investigator, equipped with their OS-VI AUV and light geotechnical capabilities. Work is currently underway and will continue for approximately 45 days.
Oceaneering will also provide light geotechnical services by acquiring 6-m piston core soil samples.
Source: World Oil