Hydrophones, array and marine sensor systems
Scorpion Oceanics are the U.K. agents for the range of Hydrophones and Marine Sensor Systems from High Tech, Inc. of Gulfport, Mississippi, U.S.A.
Products available include:-
- Vertical Hydrophone Array Systems
- Autonomous Data Acquisition Systems
- Underwater Measurement Systems
- Data Telemetry Systems
- Pressure Compensated Hydrophones
The geophysical industry has utilised High Tech, Inc. hydrophones and systems as a cost effective and versatile means of performing deep-water geophysical surveys. High Tech, Inc. down-hole hydrophones are used by the oil industry for re-survey and exploration applications.
In association with marine fisheries organisations High Tech, Inc. has developed transducers both for marine organism monitoring and as enforcement devices.
A range of catalogue based products is available but more often these are only used as a basis for customer’s specific requirements.
A recent development from High Tech, Inc. is their DTAGS, Deep Water Acoustic Source, which bridges the gap between high resolution side scan sonar and surface-tow seismic systems. High Tech has developed a new Remote Acoustic Measurement Buoy System. It is particularly useful for the study of gas hydrate distribution and characterisation, including methane hydrate.
High Tech, Inc. products and systems have been selected to meet the stringent requirements of military applications including anti-submarine warfare, propulsion noise test systems, torpedo testing, marine ambient noise, arctic noise monitoring and surveillance.
New from High Tech Inc is the ‘Ocean Ear-Mini’ hydrophone. Designed as a fun and educational device for experiencing the amazing sounds of aquatic life. Can be used from boat, beach or pier to listen for Dolphins and Whales.
Scorpion Oceanics Limited is committed to providing quality products and services and is approved by BM TRADA to ISO 9001:2008 for the design, manufacture, supply and repair of cables, connectors, ropes and terminations for the underwater and Nuclear industries.