King Felipe praised the work of researchers and scientists in the course of the visit organised to the offices of the Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands Consortium in Taliarte. The event was also attended by Queen Letizia and the President of the Canary Island Government, Fernando Clavijo.
Technical staff from PLOCAN have taken an advanced training course on Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV) given by specialists from American company Teledyne Seabotix in the consortium’s facilities in Taliarte.
The course, which comprises both theory and practical sessions in the laboratory and real operational scenarios, took place between the 17th and 21st of April. The practical sessions used a Seabotix vLVB950 ROV from the PLOCAN fleet of marine vehicles.