Press Releases

Energy-efficient building for corporate and administrative offices expands Hydroid campus

Pocasset, Mass. – Hydroid Inc., a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime and the leading manufacturer of marine robotics, today announced it has opened a new corporate headquarters building in Pocasset, Mass. The new environmentally...

System provides hydrostatic testing to the size and depth range of all Hydroid products.

Pocasset, Mass. – June 23, 2016 – Hydroid, Inc., a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime and a leading manufacturer of marine robotic systems, today announced the installation of a new subsea Hyperbaric Testing System (HTS...

Appraisal signifies underwater robotics company’s commitment to continuous process improvement and highest levels of performance

Pocasset, Mass. – Hydroid, Inc., a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime and a leading manufacturer of marine robotic systems, today announced it was appraised at level 3 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model...

By: Sandor Becz, Vice President of Engineering at Hydroid

If I had to pick one word to describe the current state of autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) development, I’d have to choose “flourishing.” The marine robotics market has...

Updated vehicle features, unparalleled technology and advanced capabilities

Announcing the release of the New Generation REMUS 100 AUV. The autonomous underwater vehicle features advanced technology and capabilities that are the first of their kind in the...

Award Recognizes Job growth, Investment & Facility Expansion

Hydroid, Inc., a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime and a leading manufacturer of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs), today announced that it has been named the Southeast division gold winner in the 11th Annual Massachusetts Economic Impact...

State-of-the-Art Facility Reinforces Hydroid's Commitment to jobs & Innovation

Hydroid, Inc., a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime and the leading manufacturer of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs), announces that it has officially opened a new, state-of-the-art manufacturing and applied research facility in Pocasset,...

Mission commemorates 70th anniversary of World War II Tragedy

A mission off the coast of South Devon, England has surveyed two U.S. Landing Ship Tanks (LSTs) that were torpedoed and sunk during the D-Day rehearsal Exercise Tiger on April 28, 1944. Using state-of-the-art autonomous...

System provides hydrostatic testing to the size and depth range of all Hydroid products.

Hydroid, Inc., the leading manufacturer of Autonomous Underwater Vehichles (AUVs), today announced its participation in the launch of the Seaglider AUV at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) Unmanned Systems...

First high-definition images of two WWII U.S. Landing Ship Tanks (LSTs) that lie off the coast of South Devon, UK.

The vessels were sunk on April 28, 1944 by German torpedo boats that interrupted the Exercise Tiger training mission, which took place in southern England. The training was the secret rehearsal for the Utah Beach portion of the D-Day invasion in...

Hydroid's board of directors has selected Duane Fotheringham as Hydroid's new president

Christopher von Alt, one of the company's founders and primary forces in its extraordinary growth since its inception in 2001, has elected to resign from his current position as president, effective January 1, 2014. Hydroid's board of directors...