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Can You Build a Carbon Fiber Adventure Sub From Home?

Onshape.com
April 22, 2020

We recently explored how numerous companies across nearly every industry had already been embracing a more flexible working environment well before the circumstances of COVID-19.…


OceanGate and NASA are teaming up to build better carbon-fiber pressure vessels

Geekwire.com
February 26, 2020

Everett, Wash.-based OceanGate says it’s forged an agreement with NASA to support the development of carbon-fiber pressure vessels that could handle the crushing demands of deep-sea exploration — as well as the strains encountered in the vacuum of space…


OceanGate gets set for undersea trips to the ‘Grand Canyon of the Ocean’ in August

Geekwire.com
February 11, 2020

Everett, Wash.-based OceanGate is signing up citizen explorers for a series of deep-sea submersible dives in the Hudson Canyon, a channel off the coast of New York City that the company calls “the Grand Canyon of the Ocean.”…


OceanGate raises $18M to build a bigger submersible fleet and set up Titanic trips

Geekwire.com
January 9, 2020

OceanGate says it has raised $18.1 million in new investment, laying the financial groundwork for an expansion of its fleet of deep-sea submersibles and setting the stage for dives to the 108-year-old Titanic shipwreck in 2021.…


How I unwittingly steered OceanGate’s sub to discovery in Puget Sound’s depths

Geekwire.com
September 1, 2019

POSSESSION SOUND, Wash. — Steering a five-person submersible is like playing a video game, except for the fact that you’re piloting a nine-ton piece of hardware at watery depths that are inaccessible to all but the most experienced divers.…


A Deep Dive Into the Plans to Take Tourists to the 'Titanic'

Smithsonian Magazine
June 2019 Issue

For a handsome price, a daredevil inventor will bring you aboard his groundbreaking submarine to put eyes on most famous shipwreck of all…


OceanGate puts off plans to dive to Titanic shipwreck this year, due to topside tangle

GeekWire.com
June 13, 2019

Everett, Wash.-based OceanGate has had to postpone this summer’s deep-sea dives to the Titanic shipwreck, just as they were about to start, due to complications relating to the expedition’s intended mothership.…


OceanGate’s Titan submersible carries four aquanauts on a record-setting dive

Geekwire.com
April 25, 2019

OceanGate set a deep-diving record last week when a crew of four rode inside the Everett, Wash.-based company’s Titan submersible to the Titanic-level depth of 3,760 meters (12,336 feet) in the Bahamas.…


Submarine expeditions: 'There's nothing even close to the Titanic'

DW.com
January 10, 2019

US company OceanGate is launching submarine trips to the Titanic. OceanGate CEO Stockton Rush told DW about the idea behind the mission - and why participants won't have to worry about going to the bathroom onboard.…



Is this the last chance to see the Titanic?

BBC.com
October 2, 2018

Renata Rojas paddled behind her father through the water off the coast of Cozumel, Mexico. She was only five years old; never before had she been allowed out this far. Now, as she glided across the waves, her father stopped her and told her to look down to the sea floor. There, illuminated by the sunlight, was a sunken plane. She breathed through her snorkel as she studied its wings resting on the white sand.…