Teledyne Nabs Department of Defense Contract

Teledyne SeaBotix, the developer of underwater, remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) used by the U.S. military, said on Tuesday that it has been awarded a multi-million dollar, operational capability upgrade contract for the Department of Defense. Exactly amount of the upgrade contract was not announced. The company said the win came through a distributor, Atlantic Diving Supply (ADS). Teledyne SeaBotix--which is based in San Diego--said the program will deliver sixty new Teledyne SeaBotix vLBV300 ROV systems for Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Mobile Units.