BTE Services


Blue Turtle Engineering offers an array of engineering and operations services to clients in the oceanographic research and offshore technology sectors. We specialize in the design, development, and at-sea operation of innovative underwater technologies to explore, understand, and conserve our oceans. From total systems engineering to project management, let BTE’s expertise work for you.

UNDERWATER SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

  • Human Occupied Vehicle (HOV / Submersible) design
  • Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) design
  • Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV / Glider) design
  • Oceanographic instrumentation packages & sensor design
  • Marine renewable electric power generation
  • Scientific tooling and collection systems
  • HOV/ROV/AUV/Glider payloads
ELECTRONICS DESIGN & INTEGRATION
  • Custom data acquisition & control systems
  • Custom embedded circuit design
  • Manned submersible control & communication
  • ROV control & telemetry
  • AUV control, navigation, and guidance
  • Acoustic systems integration (SONAR)
  • Digital video, photography, and optical sensor systems
SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT & INTEGRATION
  • Custom embedded firmware development
  • Custom PC/Mac software development
  • Graphical User Interface (GUI) design
  • GIS software integration
MECHANICAL DESIGN & INTEGRATION
  • Pressure vessels & underwater housings
  • Underwater hydraulic systems
  • Pressure compensation systems
  • Scientific tooling & complex mechanisms
  • Hydrodynamics
  • Propulsion
OFFSHORE OPERATIONS
  • Prototype testing
  • Survey & collections
  • Manned submersible operations
  • ROV & AUV operations
PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  • Engineering R&D project management
  • Offshore expedition planning & logistics
  • Offshore operations management