Walsh, Don International Maritime, Inc., Myrtle Point, Oregon.
Last reviewed:August 2020
- Crewed deep submersibles
- Remotely operated vehicles
- Autonomous underwater vehicles
- Hybrid vehicles
- Offshore oil and gas activities
- Marine leisure
- Scientific research
- Other uses
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Submersible work platforms that can be operated either remotely or by an onboard crew. Unlike military submarines, which are essentially submerging ships, submersibles are not self-contained. All submersibles require some sort of surface-support vessel.
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