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Robotic inspection goes 1/2-K deep

In June, ASI Marine (ASI) personnel conducted a remotely operated vehicle (ROV) underwater inspection of the Cheves Hydropower Tunnel in Peru and ended up breaking the ASI company record for the deepest flooded tunnel inspection at 570 metres water depth. The Cheves Hydropower Project is being developed by Empresa de Generacion Electrica Cheves S.A., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Statkraft, a Norwegian electricity company.

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