Robonaut 2

Oceaneering Space Systems is playing a key role in the development of the next generation of robots for use in the aerospace, undersea, military and automotive industries. The Robonaut 2 is a dexterous anthropomorphic (human-like) robot which takes robots to the next level – faster, more dexterous, and more technologically advanced. This new generation is able to use robotic hands to perform work beyond the scope of previous humanoid robots.

Oceaneering Space Systems engineers have incorporated leading edge control, sensor, and vision technologies and continue to provide mechanical, electrical, electronic, and software support for the project at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.

Many systems and situations that require servicing in harsh environments, such as satellites in space, offshore oil & gas platforms, and even explosive ordnance in the battlefield, were never designed to be serviced by another machine. An anthropomorphic robot mimics human physiology, and is able to use tools designed for humans to perform safe and complex operations in very dangerous environments.

For more information on Robonaut 2 or other Oceaneering space-related robotics please contact:

David Spangler
(281) 228-5324

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HSEQ professionals offer a host of services to operators and asset owners for the effective mitigation of risk within their organization. Our robust safety management system combined with our operational experience allows us to provide HSE Consultancy Services in the following areas: Health, Safety, Environment and Quality (HSEQ) services Development of HSE and risk management […]

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Oceaneering® provides three sizes of Junction Plates for versatility and economy for subsea hydraulic connection. They are populated with ¼, ½, 1, 1½ inch either Peek® elastomeric or metal seal hydraulic couplings.

Flying leads are available configured with most all industry standard CRA tubing or with thermoplastic hose. Oceaneering® can provide flying leads using encased and extruded umbilical or can employ the versatility of a loose tube bundle configuration.

Umbilical Terminations and Distribution Units are custom designed to accommodate the complete distribution of all hydraulic lines and electrical functions.

In conjunction with subsea pipe manifolds, Oceaneering® has supplied many configurations of Subsea Pig Launchers. Subsea launching can be useful in eliminating multiple flow-lines, or be available as a contingency should pigging be required as unanticipated system parameters change.




    Oceaneering is the world’s largest Work Class ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) operator and the leading provider of ROVs to the oil and gas industry.


    Oceaneering is the world’s largest Work Class ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) operator and the leading provider of ROVs to the oil and gas industry.