Press Releases



Former First Sea Lord of the British Royal Navy, Admiral Sir George Zambellas, to Join Liquid Robotics’ Strategic Advisory Board

March 29, 2017

Liquid Robotics® is honored to announce Admiral (ret.) Sir George Zambellas, the former First Sea Lord of the British Royal Navy, will join Liquid Robotics’ global Strategic Advisory Board. As a member of this distinguished board of advisors, Sir George will bring his vast military and maritime domain knowledge to help Liquid Robotics explore and […]

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Boeing to Acquire Liquid Robotics to Enhance Autonomous Seabed-to-Space Information Services

December 6, 2016

Developer of Wave Glider® ocean robot boosts ocean data collection capabilities Boeing [NYSE: BA] has entered into an agreement to acquire Liquid Robotics®, a market leader in autonomous maritime systems and developer of the Wave Glider ocean surface robot, to grow its seabed-to-space autonomous capabilities. “With Liquid Robotics’ innovative technology and Boeing’s leading intelligence, surveillance, […]

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Liquid Robotics Becomes Newest Member of the National Oceanography Centre’s Marine Robotics Innovation Centre

November 1, 2016

Liquid Robotics®, the leader in long duration, unmanned surface ocean robots has become the newest Associate Member of the National Oceanography Centre’s (NOC) Marine Robotics Innovation Centre. Kevin Forshaw, Associate Director, Innovation and Enterprise at the NOC said, “As the Liquid Robotics Wave Glider was invented to provide ocean researchers with reliable and persistent monitoring, […]

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Liquid Robotics and Boeing Demonstrated Groundbreaking Autonomous Maritime Warfare Capabilities at the British Royal Navy’s Unmanned Warrior Demonstration

October 31, 2016

Unmanned Surface Vehicles autonomously detected and tracked a live submarine Liquid Robotics®, the leader in long-duration, unmanned surface vehicles (USVs), and Boeing® have for the first time used a network of persistent USVs to detect, report and track a live submarine in a naval demonstration. Four Sensor Hosting Autonomous Remote Craft (SHARCs®) were deployed off […]

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Industry Leaders to Explore the Future of the “Digital Ocean” at World Ocean Council’s Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS)

October 19, 2016

The Vision and Promise of Big Ocean Data Considered by High Level Panel at the World Ocean Council SOS 2016. The World Ocean Council (WOC) announced today the addition of a special plenary and panel discussion on the “Digital Ocean” at the Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS), (Rotterdam, 30 Nov-2 Dec). Supporting the SOS theme of […]

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Cefas Scientists Complete World’s First “On-Demand” Autonomous Marine Water Sampling

September 26, 2016

In what is believed to be a world’s first in the scientific community, Cefas (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, UK) and Liquid Robotics®, USA have successfully deployed, tested and recovered a remotely piloted Wave Glider® which allowed scientists to measure water characteristics and selectively collect samples in near real-time. The Wave Glider called […]

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Liquid Robotics Announces Maritime Robotics as New Business and Technology Partner for the Nordic Countries

September 7, 2016

Liquid Robotics®, the leader in long-duration, unmanned ocean robots, today announced a new business and technology partnership with Maritime Robotics, Norway’s leading system integrator of autonomous maritime systems. Joining Liquid Robotics’ Open Oceans Partner Program, Maritime Robotics is now an authorized partner to sell Liquid Robotics’ Wave Gliders and associated mission and integration services to […]

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Dr. David McLaren, Former GoPro Executive, Joins Liquid Robotics as Senior Vice President of Engineering

August 23, 2016

Liquid Robotics®, the leader in long-duration, unmanned ocean robots, today announced the addition of Dr. David McLaren as their Senior Vice President of Engineering. A consumer imaging and technology veteran, Dave brings over twenty years of experience building and leading engineering organizations for innovative companies such as GoPro and Cisco Systems. This position comes at […]

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Liquid Robotics and Hydro Systems Development Delivers Japan’s First Long-Term Ocean Observation Network

August 3, 2016

Liquid Robotics®, the leader in long-duration, unmanned ocean robots, and their Japanese partner, Hydro Systems Development (HSD), have successfully delivered the first fleet of Wave Gliders® to the Japan Coast Guard. Liquid Robotics and HSD will assist the Japan Coast Guard in deploying eight Wave Gliders for a multi-year mission providing autonomous observation and situational […]

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Liquid Robotics Ocean Robot Swims 2,808 Nautical Miles to Hawaii After Helping to Fight Illegal Fishing in the South Pacific

July 6, 2016

Liquid Robotics®, the leader in long-duration, unmanned ocean robots, announced that a Wave Glider® swam 2,808 nautical miles (5200 km) to the Big Island of Hawaii after successfully completing a 4-month patrol mission of the Pitcairn Island Marine Sanctuary for the UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO). This achievement represents a fundamental enabling capability for […]

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U.S. Defense and Oceanographic Luminaries Join the Liquid Robotics Strategic Advisory Board

June 14, 2016

Liquid Robotics®, the leader in long-duration, unmanned ocean robots announced the addition of three industry luminaries to their Strategic Advisory Board (SAB). The new members will be joining an existing advisory board comprised of eighteen industry experts across the Defense, Foreign Affairs, Communications/Technology, and Science industries. The new advisors are: Admiral Timothy J. Keating, United […]

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Liquid Robotics and Ingenieros Electrónicos Asociados Partner to Provide Unmanned Systems and Solutions for Argentina and Uruguay

April 27, 2016

Liquid Robotics®, the leader in Unmanned Surface Vehicles (USVs), today announced a new channel partnership with Ingenieros Electrónicos Asociados (IEA), one of Argentina’s trusted suppliers of oceanographic electronics and naval communications. This channel agreement enables IEA to sell, support, and service Liquid Robotics’ Wave Gliders® throughout Argentina and Uruguay. Wave Gliders are wave powered ocean […]

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