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Block Island Roll Call Revealed

15 Nov 2016

SST conducted a geophysical desktop study in support of Deepwater Wind’s installation of the Nation’s first offshore wind turbine demonstration in Rhode Island. Read more…

SST to Present at MTS Ocean Energy Techsurge 2016

04 Nov 2016

Sound & Sea Technology was pleased to present several papers at the Marine Technology Society, Ocean Energy Techsurge 2016 conference, November 2-3, 2016 in Portsmouth, NH.  The papers included: Marine Renewable Energy for Forward Deployed Applications  Autonomous, Unattended Wave-Powered Energy Systems for Fish Farms  Assessment…

SOUND & SEA TECHNOLOGY SUPPORTS OFFSHORE WIND PROJECT

13 Jul 2016

Sound & Sea Technology, Inc. supported this exciting offshore wind project in Rhode Island which will be the first of its kind in the U.S. We have been following the project’s progress and here is the latest: Block Island Wind Farm Vessel Heads to France;…

SOUND & SEA TECHNOLOGY AWARDED 15 MILLION DOLLAR CONTRACT

12 Jul 2016

Sound & Sea Technology Inc.,* Lynnwood, Washington, is being awarded $15,335,981 for cost-plus-fixed-fee task order 0013 under a previously awarded multiple award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N39430-14-D-1498) for the installation of a seismo-hydroacoustic data acquisition system for the Naval Facilities Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center. For more…

KEYPORT INDUSTRY DAY

21 Jun 2016

On Tuesday May 17 and Wednesday May 18 SST Business Analyst Chelsea Meggitt represented three Woman Owned Small Businesses (WOSB) at the 2016 NAVSEA Keyport Industry Day. Sound & Sea Technology Inc., Molchan Marine Sciences, and Great Eastern Group, Inc. are all marine businesses that…

DALLAS MEGGITT PRESENTS PAPER AT OCEAN’S 16 SHANGHAIL CONFERENCE

19 Apr 2016

On April 12, Dallas Meggitt presented a paper entitled, “DEVELOPMENT OF STANDARDS FOR UNDERWATER DISTRIBUTED ARCHITECTURES” at the Ocean’s 16 Shanghai conference.  An Underwater Distributed Network (UDN) can be defined as a series of undersea cables and nodes used in an open architecture to communicate…

SST COMPLETES ENGINEERING PROJECT FOR THE US NAVY

07 Mar 2016

Sound & Sea Technology Inc. (SST) has recently completed the recovery, upgrade and redeployment of an undersea acoustic array which is part of a system the used by the U.D. Navy for subsea acoustic measurements (Figure 1). The array is moored near The South Tongue…

FIRST WEC AT HAWAII WAVE ENERGY TEST SITE

30 Nov 2015

In August and September, Sound & Sea Technology, Inc. (SST) successfully managed and participated in the assembly and systems integration of the first wave energy conversion (WEC) device for the U.S. Navy’s Kaneohe Bay Wave Energy Test Site (WETS) in Hawaii. Since May 2015, SST…

LIFESAVER WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER RECEIVES BLESSING

23 Sep 2015

Engineers and contractors affiliated with the Fred Olsen Lifesaver wave energy converter (WEC) participate in a traditional Hawaiian blessing ceremony Sept. 3, performed by Rev. Kordell Kekoa of Kamehameha Schools, at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH). Story and photo by Blair Martin Gradel Joint Base…

SST & SEAFEST 2015 IN IRELAND

29 Jun 2015

Sound & Sea Technology is delighted to confirm its participation in the SeaFest 2015 maritime festival in Ringaskiddy, Cork, Ireland on July 10-11th. In the associated trade show, SST will be exhibiting information on our ocean engineering, critical infrastructure protection and renewable energy capabilities and…

SOUND & SEA TECHNOLOGY, INC. HOSTS CONGRESSMAN RICK LARSEN

16 Jan 2015

Sound & Sea Technology hosted Congressman Rick Larsen on Friday January 16, 2015 at the Lynnwood, Washington office. Congressman Larsen was accompanied by Adam LeMieux, Deputy District Director, Office of U.S. Representative Rick Larsen, and Jean Hales Director, Small Business Programs, Procurement Technical Assistance Center…

SOUND & SEA TECHNOLOGY INC EXPANDS ITS INTERNATIONAL PRESENCE

15 Oct 2013

LYNNWOOD, WA & CORK, IRELAND Sound & Sea Technology, Inc (SST), a leading ocean engineering corporation, today announced its expansion into Europe establishing two new businesses announced at a press conference convened by the Irish Prime Minister, An Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD and attended by…

SST AMONG TOP 50 WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESSES IN PUGET SOUND AREA

13 Sep 2013

Sound & Sea Technology, Inc. was recognized for being one of the “Largest Women-Owned Businesses” by the Puget Sound Business Journalin 2013.  This award is given to Washington based companies that are 51 percent owned by one or more women, ranked by 2012 revenue [See http://www.bizjournals.com/seattle/, Puget Sound…

SEAWATER AIR CONDITIONING

06 Jun 2013

SST was awarded a task order on a Naval Facilities Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center (NAVFAC EXWC) multiple award contract to support the optimization of seawater air conditioning (SWAC) systems for naval facilities.  This work supports the Navy’s efforts in evaluating and demonstrating renewable ocean…

GREENLAND CONNECT CABLE SYSTEM SHORE END REPLACEMENT PROJECT

19 Dec 2012

The Greenland Connect submarine telecommunication cable system is an important part of the trans-Atlantic communications infrastructure. The cables link Europe and North America with landing sites in Iceland, Greenland and Newfoundland. These cables provide Tele Greenland backhaul traffic from landing sites in Iceland and Newfoundland…

THE TOP 50-WOMAN-OWNED COMPANIES

27 Sep 2012

The top 50 government-focused companies owned by women did brisk business with the federal government. The rankings are based on government procurement data for fiscal 2011, which was analyzed using product and service codes for IT, systems integration and other professional services.   Link to…

TEST OF BUOY FOR OFFSHORE WIND MEASUREMENT

27 Sep 2012

Naval Facilities Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center (NEXWC) has awarded a Task Order to SST for $2,519,435 to plan, prepare, coordinate and conduct at-sea testing to validate a floating LIDAR wind measurement system by direct comparison between a fixed platform and a Light Detection and…

PHASE 4 DEVELOPMENT OF THE EXPEDITIONARY SWIMMER DEFENSE SYSTEM (XSDS)

12 Jul 2012

Naval Facilities Engineering Services Center (NFESC) has awarded a Task Order to SST for $770,298 to continue Phase 4 development of the Expeditionary Swimmer Defense System (XSDS) to provide improved security from waterside and waterborne intruders.  This Task Order completes the development of the sensing…

WAVE ENERGY TEST SITE ENGINEERING SERVICES SUPPORT

30 Apr 2012

Naval Facilities Engineering & Expeditionary Warfare Center (NAVFAC EXWC)  in Port Hueneme, CA has awarded SST a Task Order for $1,158,129 to provide preliminary and final designs for the Navy’s  Wave Energy Test Site (WETS) located at Marine Corps Base Hawaii (MCBH) in Kaneohe Bay,…

WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER PROJECT

30 Mar 2012

Abengoa Sea Power, under a prime contract to a major US energy company, awarded SST a contract to provide ocean engineering services for the front end engineering design of a Wave Energy Converter (WEC).  The contract is being accomplished in cooperation with Wavebob LTD of…

MOORING SYSTEM DESIGN AND INSTALLATION IN OREGON

01 Feb 2012

Northwest Energy Innovations (NWEI) awarded a contract to SST to provide a mooring system design for the WET-NZ wave energy (½ scale) device based on wave conditions at Oregon’s Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center (NNMREC) ocean test site.  This contract was later expanded by NWEI…

INSTALLATION OF UNDERWATER RANGE OFF OF OAHU, HI

22 Sep 2011

Naval Facilities Engineering Services Center (NFESC) has awarded a Task Order to SST for $4,099,897 for the design, production and installation of a mid-Pacific Surface Ship Radiated Noise Measurement (SSRNM MIDPAC) array off Oahu, HI.  The SSRNM MIDPAC system will be similar to the SSRNM…

UPGRADE OF THE WAVE ENERGY TEST SITE AT MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAII

15 Sep 2011

Naval Facilities Engineering Services Center (NFESC) has awarded a Task Order to SST for $4,975,115 to upgrade the Wave Energy Test Site (WETS) at Marine Corps Base Hawaii (MCBH). Wave energy conversion is a dynamic field, with new entrants, concepts, developments, and test results continually…

SURFACE SHIP RADIATED NOISE MEASUREMENT SYSTEM

02 Sep 2011

Naval Facilities Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center (NEXWC) in Port Hueneme, CA awarded SST a task for $499,527 to provide engineering and planning support for a Surface Ship Radiated Noise Measurement (SSRNM) to be  installed at the Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Center (AUTEC) in…

CABLE SURVIVABILITY ASSESSMENT

14 Jun 2011

Naval Facilities Engineering Services Center (NFESC) in Port Hueneme, CA awarded SST a task for $3,389,826 to provide a cable survivability assessment at an overseas site  

ADMIRALTY INLET TIDAL ENERGY PROJECT

20 Apr 2011

Snohomish County PUD No. 1 has awarded SST a contract for $600,000 for the Admiralty Inlet Tidal Energy Project. This project is to provide marine engineering and geotechnical services to support design and construction contracting and installation oversight for the tidal energy project near Admiralty…

INSTALLATION OF UNDERWATER RANGE AT AUTEC

10 Mar 2011

Naval Facilities Engineering Services Center (NFESC) has awarded a Task Order to SST for $350,000 for the design of a Surface Ship Radiated Noise Measurement (SSRNM) array to be installed at the Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Center (AUTEC). Subsequent awards were received in September…

OCEAN THERMAL ENERGY CONVERSION (OTEC) PROGRAM SUBCONTRACT

20 Sep 2010

Continuing the Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) program with NFESC, Lockheed Martin has awarded a subcontract to SST for $257,285 for Phase II continuing design of the structure subsystems, corrosion management, ocean engineering, anchoring and mooring, environmental planning and test and installation planning. Phase I…

ON-GOING MULTIPLE TASKS AWARDED BY NFESC

06 Aug 2010

Naval Facilities Engineering Services Center (NFESC) in Port Hueneme, CA has awarded SST multiple tasks for the STAFAC (South TOTO [Tongue of the Ocean] Acoustic Facility) for installing and maintaining a pair of tri-moor acoustic arrays installed at the south end of AUTEC in 4,000…

KINETIC HYDROPOWER SYSTEM (KHPS) TIDAL TURBINE

16 Apr 2010

Naval Facilities Engineering Services Center (NFESC) in Port Hueneme, CA awarded SST a task for $1,300,872 to provide engineering services to develop and test a Kinetic Hydropower System (KHPS) tidal turbine at the Roosevelt Island, NY site and also continue development for the Puget Sound…

ANTI-TERRORISM AND FORCE PROTECTION (ATFP) ENGINEERING SERVICES

11 Sep 2009

SST is part of a team that has been awarded one of five multiple award contracts, worth up to $30M, by Naval Facilities Engineering Service Center. The contracts are focused on Anti-terrorism and Force Protection (ATFP) engineering services. SST will provide engineering services for vulnerability…

WAVE ENERGY DEVICE ANCHORING AND MOORING TECHNIQUE STUDY

24 Jul 2009

Oregon Wave Energy Trust announced today that Sound & Sea Technology (SST) of Lynnwood, WA was awarded a contract to study wave energy device anchoring and mooring techniques applicable to the full range of wave energy devices that might be installed in Oregon waters in…

DEVELOPMENT OF OCEAN THERMAL ENERGY CONVERSION (OTEC) TECHNOLOGY

07 Jul 2009

The U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) recently awarded Lockheed Martin an $8.12 million contract to further develop Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) technology, which leverages the temperature difference between warmer water at the ocean’s surface and colder water below to produce renewable and reliable…

KINETIC HYDROPOWER SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT

13 May 2008

SST awarded $2.8 million dollar contract through SeaPort-e for Kinetic Hydropower System development. SST will work with the Navy and Verdant Power to install a demonstration tidal energy project in Puget Sound.

NEW ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE IN LYNNWOOD

05 Aug 2007

SST has moved into a new location in Lynnwood, WA. Our new office is a home that has been completely restored and renovated to accommodate our administrative office staff. The house was built in 1933 and is known in the neighbourhood as “The Stone House”.

SST IS AWARDED 5-YEAR GSA

01 Aug 2007

SST has been awarded a five-year contract with General Services Administration (GSA). Agencies can now order our services through GSA.