• Application Spotlight – Dutch-Style Steel Narrowboat

    Registered Marine Surveyor, Nick Vass MIIMS, conducted a recent survey of a 62′ steel Dutch-style narrowboat “Jan van der HrrM” which was constructed in 2005. The survey took place in drydock, earlier this year, using a Cygnus 4 General Pur...

  • Cygnus UT FMD offers operational flexibility and the potential for big savings

    Background Flooded Member Detection is an inspection regime designed to screen subsea platform structural members for defects. A cracked weld, for example, can allow the ingress of sea water into the member which may create a point of failure for the...

  • BAHRAIN DISTRIBUTOR RECEIVES FULL SERVICE TRAINING FROM CYGNUS

    It was our great pleasure to welcome Mr Salman Mohamed Almalek of Vibrant Machines for Technical Services from Bahrain for service training. Vibrant Machines for Technical Services have been an exclusive distributor of Cygnus Instruments since 2012 a...

  • Application Spotlight – Narrowboat with Thick and Flaky Coatings

    The Cygnus 4 ultrasonic thickness gauge was used in a survey for a boat in Bristol. The hull of this boat was built in 1912. It started out being 72′ long before it was chopped in half and converted into a narrowboat. The paint on......

  • Great Success at Oceanology International 2018

    Oceanology International 2018 has been a massive success for Cygnus Instruments this year, with an extremely high level of interest in our new ultrasonic Flooded Member Detector (FMD) together with DIVE and our ability to measure on heavily corroded ...

  • User Spotlight – Nick Vass MIIMS, Registered Marine Surveyor

    Popular with marine surveyors, the Cygnus 4 ultrasonic thickness gauge was employed in the pre-purchase survey for a Migrant 36 steel cutter. Conducted ashore, the thickness gauging inspection covers the hull, superstructures, keel, and rudder. The h...

  • Cygnus Instruments Ltd will be closed for our Christmas and New Year Holiday

    Cygnus Instruments Ltd will be closed for our Christmas and New Year Holiday from 12.00pm on Friday 22nd December 2017 and will re-open on Tuesday 2nd January 2018 at 8.30am. May we take this opportunity to send you Seasons Greetings and our best wis...

  • Cygnus Instruments, Inc. is moving to Jacksonville, Florida!

    Attention!   Our USA office will be closed from December 18th 2017, until January 4th 2018 to complete our move. Please make sure to send any packages to our current address before December 15th to arrive no later than December 18th 2017. Any pa...

  • 2017 International Underwater Operations & Offshore Industry Exhibition in China

    Our Sales Director, Graham Haines offered his support with long term partner Mariso at the 2017 International Underwater Intervention Conference and Exhibition in Xiamen, Southern China. The annual event attracts delegates and visitors from the Chine...

  • Meeting NDT Professionals at the APCNDT in Singapore

    Second day at the Asia Pacific Conference for Non-Destructive Testing in Singapore, Cygnus’ latest range of surface ultrasonic thickness gauges and the Intrinsically Safe gauge have received a good level of interest. Our Sales Director, Mr Grah...