Alvin Upgrade

Progress Report (January 2012): Get the latest news about the status of the Alvin upgrade,
including modifications to R/V Atlantis and schedules for component and vehicle tests.

WHOI News Releases

Deep-Diving Sub Alvin Cleared to Return to Service

Navy certification is final step in Alvin upgrade project

Pressure Testing of New Alvin Personnel Sphere Successful

Major Milestone for Alvin Upgrade Project

WHOI Awards Lockheed Martin Contract to Design Submersible Replacement

RHOV is Next Generation of Submersible that Brought Humans to the Sunken RMS Titanic

Deeper-Diving Human Occupied Submersible to Replace Alvin

New 6500-meter vehicle will provide expanded capabilities for US Scientist