$725 Million Market Projected For ROV Operations

Tubb, Rita
June 2004
Pipeline & Gas Journal;Jun2004, Vol. 231 Issue 6, p62
Trade Publication
Reports on the market value of operations of cable-controlled work-class remotely operated underwater vehicles (ROV). Increase in the demand for ROV utilization; Support of ROV business sectors to offshore drilling operations; Usefulness in deepwater operations for the oil and gas industry.


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