Stable V-Wings for EdgeTech’s Side Scan Sonars
Date: June 8, 2020
Dartmouth Ocean Technologies (DOT) is pleased to announce the recent successful delivery of ten V-Wing 600s to an international client, EdgeTech located in West Wareham, Massachusetts. EdgeTech has been using our V-Wing depressor to pair with their side scan sonars for many years. The highly stable V-Wing is an excellent platform for systems such as EdgeTech’s side scan sonar. This order was personally delivered by Roger Race, director of innovation for DOT. This is the seventh year that Mr. Race has been personally delivering these V-Wings to EdgeTech. Mr. Race’s mission is to make sure that every customer is pleased with the quality of our product.
“I am pleased to be back delivering wings to one of my favorite customers, EdgeTech. In these uncertain times, one cannot take good-will for granted,” Mr. Race said. “Each order must be earned.”
The V-Wing is a towed stable depressor that can be used to keep a payload at a constant depth for a given cable length and vessel speed. DOT can provide a variety of standard sizes to fit most towing applications. We are always delighted to work with customers to customize one of our V-Wings for their individual needs. The bright yellow, fiberglass V-Wing has been in the marketplace for many years. It is a tried and true solution to many oceanographic needs. Our wings have been used in every ocean on the planet as well as in lakes, rivers, and streams.
Company President - Arnold Furlong - was pleased to see another successful delivery to EdgeTech who are one of our valuable clients. “They have consistently been using our product and we strive to deliver a high-quality product on schedule,” Mr. Furlong said.
EdgeTech is a manufacturer of high resolution sonar imaging systems, acoustic releases and underwater technology. It has been in business for more than 50 years. They are a world leader in sonar mapping equipment.
Dartmouth Ocean Technologies Inc. is a fast-growing ocean technology company delivering towed and vertical profiling platforms and microfluidic Lab-On-Chip (LOC) sensors for phosphate and environmental DNA (eDNA) measurements. The company specializes in turn-key survey systems.
For further information, please contact:
Dartmouth Ocean Technologies Inc.
25 Parker Street, Suite 21401
Dartmouth, NS, Canada B2Y 4T5