If the oil boom is towed too fast through the water the oil will escape underneath the boom or the oil boom and other recovery equipment may be damaged. Therefore it is vital to know the true speed of the boom through water in order to operate the various oil booms within the manufacturers' specifications.
To operate mechanical recovery systems in low visibility, complete darkness and high wave conditions are a challenge. The Aanderaa oil boom Doppler Log System allow for safe operation.
Presure 4117, Tide 5217, Wave and Tide 5218
Doppler Current Profiler Sensor, DCPS
In-line DCS 5800/5810