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Marine robotics specialist Ocean Infinity has acquired software engineering provider Abyssal.

Marine robotics specialist Ocean Infinity has acquired software engineering provider Abyssal.


Abyssal, based in Porto, Portugal, develops and implements proprietary software solutions for the offshore industry designed to support safety and efficiency of subsea operations.


Its technology ranges from a managed cloud data platform and synthetic environments to advanced 3D visualization and operation management system tools.


Services include AI-enabled digital twinning, which according to Ocean Infinity, help some of the world’s largest offshore operators to safely deliver complex projects.


The company plans to Integrate Abyssal’s software capability with its robotic vessel fleet to provide safe and secure data acquisition operations through development of operational simulation, fleet management, and cloud data tools. 


Abyssal’s 38 employees will now operate from Porto under the Ocean Infinity brand.