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August 2012 Commercial Diving Equipment Newsletter

We have released the latest version of our commercial diving equipment newsletter.

Spanish Diving Bell

Spanish Diving Bell

To view this newsletter click here: August 2012 Commercial Diving Equipment Newsletter

Outland Technology Underwater Video Camera Systems

SMP supply a range of Outland Technology underwater video camera systems including video console, underwater camera, underwater lights, together with umbilicals connectors and termination.

Outland Technology Video Console for Camera and Light LED

Outland Technology Console 3200

Outland Technology Console 3200

The Outland Technology Console 3200 is proving a popular choice with our clients.  The 3200 is a complete underwater video system which comes with 500Gb as standard (250 hours of high res. recording).

The unit has a USB port on the front for downloading to thumb drives or External Hard drives. You cannot download directly to disks (CD or DVD) but can transfer to a PC then burn to a disk.

On the rear of the unit there is a USB port for connecting directly to a PC and the DVR becomes a external drive to the PC. In this mode the DVR Is disabled while connected. The files are actually a highly compressed H.264 in a .avi format.  Software for updating your PC to run these files is included on the DVR hard drive. A really good viewer (VLC) is also included On the hard drive for use on your PC.  If your running windows 7 then It should not need the codec updates.

  • Weight: 45 lbs.
  • Size: 22 in. W x 9.5 in. H x 23 in. D (550 mm W x 240 mm H x 575 mm D)
  • Power: 110 VAC/50 or 60Hz , fused at 5 amperes (CON-3200/e: 220 VAC/50 or 60Hz)
  • Light control: Variable control 0-100%
  • Monitor: 12 in. LCD color with audio
  • Safety: Low voltage to Diver
  • Connections: Front panel connections for umbilical, audio and microphone
  • Recorder:  NEW HDD/ DVR 883 format (standard on all consoles)

OUTLAND TECHNOLOGY LOW LIGHT COLOUR CAMERA (UWC-325)

Outland Technology Low Light Color Camera

Outland Technology Low Light Color Camera

The UWC-325 helmet mountable color mini camera from Outland Technologies is optimized for very low light conditions. The sensitive 1/3 in. Exview CCD sensor has a resolution of 410,000 pixels. The camera has a sensitivity of 0.001 lux and features an E-Iris 3.6 mm f1.4 lens.

Features:
• Very low light sensitivity
• Lens 3.6mm f1.4

Mechanical:
• Size 1.6″ Dia. x 4.94″.
• Depth rating 300 meters.
• Materials: Black Acetal (Delrin).

Electrical:
• Resolution (600 horz. lines),
• Sensitivity (.001 lux),
• 12-24 vdc, 120ma.

Options:
• Stainless Steel 2000 meter housing.
• Sapphire port for SS housing to 3000 meters+.

OUTLAND TECHNOLOGY UWL-401 LED LIGHT

Outland Technology UWL-401 LED Light

Outland Technology UWL-401 LED Light

The Outland Technology UWL-401 LED Light is a great low power underwater camera or work light.

Features:
• 50,000 hr. life LED
• Equivalent to 200 watt Halogen

Mechanical:
• Size 1.6″ Dia. x 4″ L.
• Depth rating 600 meters,
• Materials 6061 T6 hard coat anodized aluminum.

Electrical:
• 24 VDC 18 watt,(Equivalent to 200 watt Halogen)
• 1200 Lumen LED, 700 lux at 1 meter.

Options:
• Stainless helmet mount for Superlites.

OUTLAND TECHNOLOGY CAMERA AND LIGHT ACCESSORIES

In addition to the video camera console, camera and lights, we also supply the cable, umbilical connectors and camera/light brackets.

OUTLAND TECHNOLOGY CAMERA AND LIGHT CABLE

The camera/light cable we offer is sold by the metre and can be supplied in any length to suit customers requirement.  In addition we can also offer custom termination of the cable.

OUTLAND TECHNOLOGY FEMALE CONNECTORS AND LOCKING SLEEVES

Umbilical with female connectors and locking sleeves

Umbilical with female connectors and locking sleeves

These female connectors are used for connecting the diver end of the umbilical to the video camera and light.

OUTLAND TECHNOLOGY RIGHT ANGLE AMPHENOL CONNECTOR

Right angle amphenol connector for Outland Technology camera system

Right angle amphenol connector for Outland Technology camera system

We can supply the right angle amphenol connector which is used for connecting the surface end of the video camera umbilical to the surface video console unit.

CAMERA AND LIGHT BRACKETS

Kirby Morgan 37 Helmet Bracket

Kirby Morgan 37 Helmet Bracket

We can supply helmet bracket for use with a Kirby Morgan 37 diving helmet for connecting Outland Technology camer and lights.  Alternatively we can also supply a Tee-handle handheld bracket for connecting Outland Technology camera and lights.

FURTHER INFORMATION

For more information on any of the products listed or to place an order please contact our sales team.  Telephone: +44 (0)1772 687775.

SMP Authorised Kirby Morgan Training Centre

Since August  2009, SMP have been approved by Kirby Morgan for providing training courses for Basic Helmet Maintenance and Repair.  The Helmet and Band Mask course is designed and intended to teach commercial divers, tenders, and technicians how to perform routine maintenance, inspections and repair of Kirby Morgan Helmets and Bank Masks and instructs personnel in the KMDSI/Dive Lab recommended configuration and use of KMDSI Helmets and Band Masks.

The Helmet Maintenance Course Instructs:

  • Use of Kirby Morgan Operational Check Lists A2.1 thru A2.6          
  • Helmet and Bank Mask overhaul procedures.
  • How to properly log maintenance and repairs
  • Cleaning and sanitizing
  • Face Port Inset inspection and testing
  • Monthly helmet inspection procedure
  • Daily pre/post dive procedures
  • Supervisor pre-dive inspections
  • Spervisor in water checks
  • EGS interface procedures and configurations#
  • Calculation of proper supply pressure and volume requirements
  • How to teach the KMDSI Helmet/Band Mask Operator/User Course

The 2-day Kirby-Morgan Basic Technician Course, which can accomodate between 2-4 persons, is intended to instruct technicians and users of Kirby-Morgan helmets and band masks how to perform routine and corrective maintenance pocedures and equipment overhauls. The course covers the demand regulator, side block overhaul, as well as all recommended owner level repairs, including face port insert testing. The course does not include insert repair or fibreglass and gel coat repair. We also include a buffet lunch. Accommodation is not included however we can provide details of local accommodation.

Upon completion, each student will receive a certification valid for three years for the individuals own equipment and/or the company or affiliate company’s equipment for which the individual works, as well as equipment belonging to other diving employees of the company as dictated by company policy.  Once the training has been completed, the Technician is authorized and encourage to teach the KMDSI Operator/User Course using the curriculum and guidelines set-up by KMBDSI and Dive Lab, Inc. The main purpose for this is to expand the knowledge and training within the commercial diving industry using trained persons, thus raising the level of awareness pertaining to the proper use and maintenance of KMDSI Helmets, Band Masks and associated equipment. All tools, cleaning materials, drawings and course notes will be supplied by SMP.

Second Hand Commercial Diving Equipment

SMP are suppliers of commercial diving equipment for the offshore commercial diving industry.  In addition to the diving equipment that we manufacture, we also have a large stock of used diving equipment for sale in our yard.

The following image gallery shows a selection of the used diving equipment that we have available.

Our second hand diving equipment stock list includes all of the following items:

Kirby Morgan 17B Superlite Commercial Diving HelmetKirby Morgan 17B Superlite Commercial Diving Helmet
Yanmar Marine Outboard Diesel EnginesYanmar D27/D36 Marine Outboard Diesel Engines
Norson Power skid mounted hydraulic powerpack in crash frame with lifting lugsSkid Mounted Hydraulic Power Pack in Crash Frame
Kinergetic hot water machine MHE-01Kinergetic Hot Water Machines MHE-01
Single Person Sit Up Single Lock Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Chamber (HBOT)Single Person Sit Up Single Lock Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Chamber (HBOT)
Comex 4 man saturation diving chamber
Comex 4 Man Saturation Diving Chamber
Scott PressurVac II Bibs
Scott PressurVac II Bibs
Vidor single lock saturation diving chamber
Vidor single lock saturation diving chamber
3 man side mate Bell which is fully outfitted (USED 15 Man 450 Mtr Saturation Diving System)
USED 15 Man 450 Mtr Saturation Diving System
Assortment of subsea Dearman pipe alignment rim clamps
Assortment of subsea Dearman pipe alignment rim clamps
Used twinlock hyperbaric medical chamber hbot
Used Multiplace Twinlock Hyperbaric Medical Chamber (HBOT)
Drass Self Propelled Hyperbaric Lifeboat
Drass 16 Man Self Propelled Hyperbaric Life Boat
366 Metre Main Bell Saturation Umbilical
366 Metre Main Bell Saturation Umbilical
22 Man Recompression Facility
Temporary Containerised 22 Man Recompression Facility
Draegar 2 Man Saturation Diving Bell
Draegar 2 Man Saturation Diving Bell
If you would like any further information on any of the used diving equipment listed on this page please contact our sales team on +44 (0)1772 687775.  Alternatively send an email to sales@smp-ltd.co.uk
We welcome any inspection of the equipment at our production facility in Preston, UK.

2012 IMCA Annual Seminar

The 2012 IMCA annual seminar will take place on 28–29 November at the Okura Hotel, Amsterdam, Netherlands on the theme: Marine and subsea operations: a culture of sustainability.

The seminar will represent the interests of all four of IMCA’s technical divisions – marine, diving, remote systems & ROV and offshore survey.

Keynote presentations will be given by the former Prime Minister of The Netherlands, Jan Peter Balkenende, Andy Woolgar of Subsea 7 and IMCA’s current president, Ronnie Bonnar, Managing Director of Repsol Nuevas Energias, Cato Hordnes, Advisor Subsea and Diving Intervention of Statoil and Ruud Zoon, Managing Director of GDF Suez.

The conference splits on both days into three parallel sessions – Marine, Diving and ROV & Survey. Full details can be found on the programme page or a programme can be downloaded here.

A full range of workshops and networking events are planned for both days, starting with a welcome reception on 27 November at the Okura Hotel. The seminar dinner on 28 November at Fifteen and a drinks and buffet reception at the Renaissance Hotel in the historic city centre under the copper dome of the 17th century Koepelkerk.

For more information please visit: 2012 IMCA Annual Seminar

2012 IMCA Annual Seminar

The 2012 IMCA annual seminar will take place on 28–29 November at the Okura Hotel, Amsterdam, Netherlands on the theme: Marine and subsea operations: a culture of sustainability.