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Ocean Specialists, Inc Completes Phase 1 (Engineering) for Speedcast Communications Cable Project

Ocean Specialists, Inc Completes Phase 1 (Engineering) for Speedcast Communications Cable Project

Ocean Specialists, Inc. (OSI)’s Project Management Team, in partnership with Speedcast Communications, Inc has announced the successful completion of Phase 1 (Engineering) for a private communication cable system offshore East Africa. This marks an important milestone for the Speedcast communications project.

Ocean Specialists, Inc. Announce Successful Factory Acceptance Test for  Aviatek Cable Project

Ocean Specialists, Inc. Announce Successful Factory Acceptance Test for Aviatek Cable Project

Ocean Specialists, Inc. (OSI)’s Cable Operations and Maintenance Support division today announced the successful Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) for an offshore oil and gas fiber optic connection in Colombia. This marks an important milestone for this subsea cable engineering services project, contract awarded to OSI by Aviatek in late 2019, which includes the design, installation, and commissioning of a new cable that will provide optimized communication to offshore assets owned by Aviatek’s end-customer.

Dan McLeod to Lead OSI Defense Market Development

Dan McLeod to Lead OSI Defense Market Development

Ocean Specialists Inc. (OSI), is pleased to announce that Dan McLeod will be joining OSI in the role of Vice President, Government and Defense Markets.

OSI Completes Seabed Characterization Projects

Ocean Specialists Inc. (OSI), is pleased to announce the completion of a series of seabed characterization projects that involved geophysical and geotechnical surveys at selected locations in the Gulf of Mexico and Western Atlantic. OSI incorporated the survey resources of its sister company, CSA Ocean Sciences, Inc. (CSAOS), mobilizing a total of three separate missions under rapid planning and mobilization conditions.

OSI Delivers Early Warning Offshore Cascadia System Study

OSI Delivers Early Warning Offshore Cascadia System Study

Ocean Specialists, Inc (OSI) is pleased to announce the completion of the Desktop Study (DTS) and Budget Analysis Projects for the Early Warning Offshore Cascadia system being developed by the University of Washington. During this multi-month engagement, OSI assessed the feasibility for the installation of a network of instrumentation system off the coast of the Pacific Northwest. This future network will measure seismic activity and seafloor pressure to provide early warning of large earthquakes and tsunamis affecting the Pacific northwest.

Angola Cables and OSI Announce SACS Provisional Acceptance

Angola Cables & OSI Announce SACS Provisional Acceptance

STUART, Fla. SEPTEMBER 27, 2018 — Ocean Specialists, Inc (OSI), a leading system development and advisory firm for telecommunications network solutions, today announced that the installation of the South Atlantic Cable System (SACS) is complete. SACS is the first direct link between Africa and South America. The Provisional Acceptance certificate was signed today at a ceremony in Luanda by Angola Cables CEO, António Nunes and NEC Corporation Project Manager, Hiroshi Kawakami.

Ocean Specialists, Inc. and Interchange Announce Partnership to Develop ICN2 Cable System

Highly anticipated undersea cable will link Vanuatu and Solomon Islands

STUART, Fla., June 5, 2018 — Ocean Specialists Inc. (OSI), a Florida, U.S. based subsea cable development and advisory company, today announced a partnership with Interchange Limited to lead overall project management and buildout of the ICN2 cable system linking Vanuatu and Solomon Islands. The ICN2 cable system is the first contract in force fiber-optic subsea cable to the Solomon Islands, answering the growing need for high speed internet among these small Pacific islands. The companies expect the system to be ready for service in the fourth quarter of 2019.

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