U.S. Companies Selected for the Export Initiative

These are the U.S. BlueTech companies that were selected to join the first cohort of the U.S. Maritime Technology Export Initiative.  These companies were vetted by a National Advisory Committee and selected by The Maritime Alliance to exhibit at Oceanology International North America (U.S. BlueTech Pavilion - stand D50), Ocean Business (TMA BlueTech Pavilion - stand V42) or participate in the U.S. BlueTech Trade Mission to Copenhagen, Hamburg and Rotterdam.

 
 

Advanced Environmental Group, LLC (AEG)

AEG’s Advanced Maritime Emissions Control System (AMECS®) is a patented California Air Resources Board approved technology that reduces large ocean going ships’ emissions while at berth.  With one system operating in Los Angeles and Long Beach Ports, AEG is building more to meet demands in other national and international ports.  

OI North America
BlueTech Trade Mission
 

Aquabotix Technology Corp.

Aquabotix Technology Corporation, Inc. is the leader in smart technology for ROVs (remotely operated vehicles) and viewing systems for commercial and recreational users. Its revolutionary platform has enabled the production of products integrating modern technologies with affordable solutions.

Ocean Business
BlueTech Trade Mission
 

Assure Controls

Products and services for the shipping industry to meet requirements of IMO and USCG laws for ballast water compliance.  Our goal is to prepare ships and their crews, to be “discharge ready” on an ongoing basis.  This readiness protects their shipping operations, and balance sheets, against costly undue delays.

OI North America
Ocean Business
 

BioLargo Maritime Solutions Inc.

BioLargo Maritime Solutions offers sustainable, low energy, low cost solutions for clean water, clean air, onboard disinfection, and elimination of volatile organic compounds.  Partnered with leading science and engineering organizations, BMS builds solutions for the most pressing clean water challenges, including highly energy-efficient ballast water treatment.

BlueTech Trade Mission
 

Blue Robotics Inc.

Launched in 2014 and based in Torrance, California, Blue Robotics' mission is to provide low-cost, high-quality components to enable the future of marine robotics. Our first product, the T100 Thruster, was introduced in 2014. Since then, we have launched over 100 products including our flagship product, the BlueROV2.

Ocean Business
 

Del Mar Oceanographic

Del Mar Oceanographic produces the Wirewalker, a vertically profiling instrument-package powered by ocean waves. Any internally-recording sensor or cluster of sensors can be mounted on Wirewalker. Through rapid profiling, the sensor’s 1-dimensional timeseries is converted into a 2-D depth-time image. An enormous increase in information / intuition is achieved.

Ocean Business
 

EXOCETUS AUTONOMOUS SYSTEMS

Exocetus Autonomous Systems designs and produces autonomous vehicles for specialized, long duration missions.  Their Coastal Glider is powered by a patented ballast engine that adds an unique capable in waters with large salinity variations and high currents.  It is designed for flexible sensor configurations and large, customizable science payloads.

OI North America
BlueTech Trade Mission
 

GreenWave Instruments

GreenWave Instruments provides a novel sacrificial and biodegradable Lagrangian drifter to accurately map surface currents and rapidly evolving flows, such as oil slicks or discharged waters. Our LASER drifters low cost and small form factor allow to easily collect more data (with high spatial and temporal resolution) or to deploy them more often as stand-alone trackers.

OI North America
 

Hydronalix

Hydronalix  was founded in 2009 and produces the internationally known "EMILY" remote controlled motorized rescue buoy for aggressive surf rescue missions, the Swift Water Rescue EMILY for river and flood rescue missions, and the new SONAR EMILY for Search and Rescue missions.  The company also produces a line of 2 meter 50 kg Autonomous Mobile Buoy USV products with advanced sensors including tracking cameras, sonars, radar, and weather.  Hydronalix is located in Arizona with test and evaluation facilities in San Diego and Los Angeles.  The company distributes and supports operations of its products in over 35 countries across the globe.

OI North America
BlueTech Trade Mission
 

Marine Advanced Research

We deliver innovative unmanned surface vehicle (USV) technology that perform the dull, dirty and dangerous tasks of today. Our agile ocean robots increase operational capabilities, decrease risk, lower cost, save time and reduce their footprint for easy and economical shipment all over the world.

Ocean Business
BlueTech Trade Mission
 

OceanManager

OceanManager provides innovative solutions to simplify and e compliance and operations for the maritime industry. The mHSEQ suite improves safety at sea and facilitates workflow and reporting for QHSE. The SeaRM360 suite is a BIG DATA, Analytics and BI solution providing a 360° view of vessel operations for decision support.

OI North America
 

Pioneer Valley Renewables

We make underwater (current, tidal, run of river) turbines that are at least double the efficiency of the market standard. Sizes can be customized. They can be used for small or large amounts of power in the ocean--for anchored ships, ports, ocean equipment and sensors, oil rigs, ship piping systems with excess pressure, etc.

OI North America
 

Planck Aerosystems

Planck Aerosystems develops aerial drone systems the commercial maritime industry. Planck's Shearwater system provides fully autonomous operation, from take-off to landing and everything in between, including video, mapping, and precise object detection. Shearwater works with vessels of any size, without the need for a dedicated pilot or extensive installed hardware.

OI North America
Ocean Business
 

PortCall

PortCall.com is the world’s premiere web front-end for port operations. It synchronizes vessel scheduling and coordination between agents, ports, and pilots, providing a seamless and innovative customer experience. 

OI North America
BlueTech Trade Mission
 

Robotic Ocean, LLC is a manufacturer of pressure vessels whose objective is to reduce the costs of harsh environment enclosures associated with machining and assembly processes while maintaining the durability and reliability of high quality builds.

OI North America
 

Sunburst Sensors

Sunburst Sensors makes autonomous instruments that measure the marine and freshwater inorganic carbon parameters pCO2 and pH using our patented drift-free technology. Our instruments operate over long periods with ultra-low power providing valuable time-series data to researchers around the world. We are proud winners of the Wendy Schmidt Ocean Health XPRIZE.

OI North America
 

WearWare Inc.

WearWare Inc. offers superior HD video solutions in Electronic Monitoring for fisheries. FlyWireTM EM cameras accurately collect fish catch data by providing video and GPS solutions that are programmable, automated, and record multi-data streams simultaneously. These systems easily integrate into vessels and our software facilitates archiving and analyzing data sets. 

OI North America
 

XST Inc.

XST personnel have 20+ years' experience developing technology for predicting environmental conditions for decision makers.  With advanced degrees and expertise in Oceanography, Engineering, Computer and Data Science, XST extends science and technology to improve our customers' experience.  XST is currently working on contract with the Office of Naval Research to perform research into the application of Big Data technologies and methods for METOC forecasting, and seeking opportunities to commercialize our work in the private sector.

Ocean Business