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2011-07-31 00:02:09

Coast Guard awards $2.2 million contract to modernize ROV fleet. State College, PA (PRWEB) July 30, 2011 KCF Technologies' Smart Tether -- a robust, ready-to-use technology that has revolutionized underwater navigation and positioning -- is proud to have played an important role in helping VideoRay obtain a major contract by the Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO) of the US Department of Defense. Announced July 15, the $2.2 million contract will modernize the United States...

2011-07-16 00:00:35

VideoRay has been awarded a $2.2 Million contract by Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO) to Modernize the United States Coast Guard's (USCG) Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) Fleet. Phoenixville, PA (PRWEB) July 15, 2011 VideoRay announced that it had been awarded a $2.2 million dollar contract by the Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO) of the US Department of Defense to modernize the United States Coast Guard's (USCG) fleet of VideoRay Remotely Operated...

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2009-09-17 09:25:00

Long Beach City College's Ian Jasper tells what it's like to be a member of a student team participating in an international remotely operated vehicle competition Remotely operated vehicles, or ROVs, are underwater robots that can go where the environment is too deep or difficult for human divers. I learned how to design and build ROVs as a student in the electrical department at Long Beach City College (LBCC) where, every year, students enrolled in the department's robotics class form a team...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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