REDUCE THE USE OF DIVERS IN HYDROELECTRIC INSPECTIONS AND CLEANING
Invest in a Deep Trekker ROV for your Hydroelectric inspection. Talk to our Industry Specialist today about your specific needs and learn more about:
- Inspecting runners/penstocks
- Inspecting turbines
- Inspect without dewatering
- Save on scaffolding
- Clear trash racks
How can Deep Trekker help me reduce dives?
Deep Trekker Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) are tethered underwater drones that can provide HD video, sonar imagery, and more to help assess structures such as intakes, walls, turbines, and more.
Hydroelectric Application Packages
The DTG3 makes getting eyes underwater easier than ever before. An extremely quick to deploy and reliable underwater drone for inspection and surveys.Learn More
REVOLUTION ROV | Package
The REVOLUTION offers best-in-class performance. Its intuitive design makes inspections easy in high currents. Add an imaging sonar for best results.Learn More
Eugene Water and Electric Board
"I could come up with at least 5 times so far where we would have scheduled divers to do what the ROV did."
Jon Thomas, Eugene Water and Electric Board
5 Ways ROVs Benefit Hydroelectric Plants
Divers are commonly used for the regular inspection work of underwater infrastructure in hydroelectric plants. While effective, diver inspections in the confined, dark and murky environments of energy plants can be incredibly dangerous.
Che Swearengen and Ontario Power Generation
"In this instance, costs and safety were the two driving factors. With regards to safety it was the human factor, there was no radiation and no work protection involved for shutting down the systems."
Che Swearengen, Ontario Power Generation