Press Releases

Scientists Capture 360 Degree Video of the Deepest Part of the Salish Sea from Manned Submersible

Everett, WA - October 31, 2018 – Research scientists and explorers captured 360-degree images to depths of nearly 1000 feet near Friday Harbor in the San Juan Islands during the 2018 Salish Sea Survey Expedition....Read More ››

OceanGate and the University of the Bahamas Establish Partnership for the Advancement of Ocean Awareness through Exploration and Education

Everett, WA - August 29, 2018 – OceanGate, a provider of manned submersible services, and University of The Bahamas (UB) have formed a strategic partnership to address the vast opportunities and challenges in marine sciences and technology through collaboration, exploration and education...Read More ››

SeaDoc Society Partners with the OceanGate Foundation to Explore the Depths of the Salish Sea in a Manned Submersible

July 25, 2018 – SeaDoc Society and the OceanGate Foundation have partnered in support of deep exploration and research in the Salish Sea. In September 2018 three teams of researchers will dive to depths as great as 200 meters (650 feet) in Cyclops 1...Read More ››

World's Largest Carbon Fiber Manned Submersible Hull Proven to 4000 Meters

June 27, 2018 – OceanGate announces successful unmanned depth test of the manned submersible, Titan, to validate the hull to a depth of 4,000 meters (13,123 feet). Titan is the world’s first privately owned multi-person manned submersible... Read More ››

OceanGate and Virtual Wonders Join Forces to Create Photorealistic 3D Interactive Experiences of the RMS Titanic

May 24, 2018 – OceanGate Inc. has formed an exclusive partnership with Virtual Wonders, a leader in 3D data and virtual reality media production. To digitally preserve the historic wreck site, Virtual Wonders will use data captured during the 2019 Titanic Survey Expedition to...Read More ››

OceanGate Reschedules Titanic Survey Expedition to 2019

May 15, 2018 – OceanGate Inc., a provider of manned submersible services, has rescheduled its 2018 Titanic Survey Expedition to the summer of 2019...Read More ››

OceanGate Splashes a 5-man Submersible to Survey the RMS Titanic and Explore the World's Oceans to Depths of 4,000 Meters

February 12, 2018 – OceanGate Inc., a provider of manned-submersible services, announced today that it has launched Titan, formerly known as Cyclops 2, the world’s only privately owned manned-submersible capable of reaching Titanic depths of 4000 meters....Read More ››

OceanGate and 2G Robotics to Laser Scan the RMS Titanic Shipwreck and Debris Field

January 11, 2018 - OceanGate Inc., a provider of manned submersible services and 2G Robotics, a global leader in underwater laser scanners, have formed a strategic alliance to capture laser data of the RMS Titanic shipwreck and debris field...Read More ››

OceanGate Completes Construction of 4000 Meter Manned Submersible Pressure Vessel to Explore Titanic Shipwreck

Cyclops 2 will reach over 50% of the ocean to increase human exploration of the undersea world.

August 22, 2017 – OceanGate, Inc. has completed construction and assembly of the titanium and carbon fiber wound pressure vessel of Cyclops 2, the newest addition to its fleet of deep sea manned submersibles, in preparation for the first human exploration of the Titanic shipwreck since 2005...Read More ››

Titanic Survey Expedition

OceanGate Expeditions Announces the First Manned Submersible Survey of the World’s Most Famous Shipwreck since 2005.

March 14, 2017 – OceanGate Expeditions announced today that it will conduct the first manned submersible expedition to the wreck of the RMS Titanic since 2005. The survey expedition team will use the latest subsea imaging technology and a newly built manned submersible to assess the condition of the shipwreck and document artifacts in the debris field...Read More ››

Construction of 4000 Meter Manned Submersible Begins with Order for Titanium Hemispheres and Carbon Fiber Cylindrical Hull

Manned submersible will reach over 50% of the ocean to increase human exploration of the undersea world.

December 8, 2016 – OceanGate Inc., an operator of manned submersibles, has started the construction of the Cyclops 2 with an order for two titanium hemispheres and two matching titanium to carbon fiber interface rings...Read More ››

OceanGate Conducts the First Submersible Dives to the Legendary Andrea Doria Shipwreck in 20 Years

Expedition Team Begins Long-Term Study of the Wreck Using the Latest Sonar and Navigation Technology

June 13, 2016 – Using its state-of-the-art manned submersible, OceanGate for the first time ever captured detailed close-up sonar images of the legendary Andrea Doria shipwreck. Read More ››

OceanGate installs iXBlue Inertial Navigation System on Cyclops Manned Submersible

Advanced Tool for Monitoring and Inspection Will Provide Direct Access to Subsea Environments

March 1, 2016 – OceanGate and iXblue, a global leader in navigation, positioning and imaging solutions, have formed a strategic partnership to expand the application and use of advanced marine navigation and sonar equipment to explore the world’s deep oceans. Read More ››

OceanGate Completes Launch and Recovery System for Manned Submersibles

September 15, 2015 -- OceanGate, Inc., an operator of manned submersibles, successfully deployed its new mobile Launch and Recovery System (LARS) in the Gulf of Mexico during a two-week expedition to the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary. Read More ››

OceanGate Launches New Manned Submersible, Cyclops

Advanced Tool for Monitoring and Inspection Will Provide Direct Access to Subsea Environments

March 5, 2015 – OceanGate Inc., a provider of deep-sea manned submersible solutions, announces the official launch of the revolutionary 5-person submersible, Cyclops 1, and its Eye On The Sanctuaries Tour. OceanGate will host a 2-day launch event, March 10-11, at the Museum of History and Industry (MOHAI) in Seattle Read More ››