ITEC 2019

Military Diver Capabilities - 14 May 2019

The Military Diver Capabilities conference took place on Tuesday 14 May, as part of UDT 2019.
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  1. The future of diving within the Swedish Armed Forces (SwAF) has now come to a point where it is both necessary to look at both the fundamental physiological parameters and the technological demands to ...
  2. A brief history about the use of wet submersibles. Different types of wet submersibles and their operational role, capacities and limitations. Integration of wet submersibles in submarine systems. The ...
  3. Precision navigation and autonomy have emerged as integral technologies for SOF diver mobility systems. They create new options for planning warfighter and equipment insertion and extraction and can p ...
  4. The objective of this brief is to give some insight into the missions for divers in the Navy, Airforce and Army in the Swedish Armed Forces. In the Nordic operational environment, cold weather skills ...
  5. Survivors of a distressed submarine (DISSUB) may be exposed to an increase in the internal atmospheric pressure. This may be the result of flooding, pressurised gas leaking from the submarine’s air ba ...
  6. Time and safety is important and there is no such thing as a “dive in the park” when it comes to professional military diving. By combining the demands from the extremely response-time focused rescue ...
  7. The Defence Diving Group reorganized several times last 10 years. Reason for this changes is the way military diving also changed during this years. What did they change in diving, what is working wel ...
  8. On the 8th Nov 2018 the Norwegian frigate, HNOMS Helge Ingstad, collided with the tanker TS Sola. The frigate drifted towards land and eventually sank to a depth of 26 meters. Rough weather conditions ...
  9. Improving situational awareness subsea for divers has been the subject of continued research. Visibility subsea is limited and communications are challenging. Free swimming divers have traditionally r ...
  10. Functional safety has been applied to military rebreathers for the first time. This presentation reviews what extension in capability that delivers, how substantive the reductions in diver risk are, a ...

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Event info

Exhibition opening times:

Tue 12 May
Weds 13 May 
Thurs 14 May

Venue info

Rotterdam Ahoy
Ahoyweg 10
3084 BA Rotterdam
Netherlands

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