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     Planet Blue has been active since 1987 in the sector of deep underwater research, work and salvage through comercial diving. Planet Blue also carries out expert reports on behalf of the Ministry of Justice for the investigation of naval, diving and hyperbaric chamber accidents. The company takes on projects for applied underwater techonology.

     From 1998 up to 2003 Planet Blue achieved a collaboration with the National Center for Marine Research of Greece by undertaking the piloting as well as the technical and operational management of the submersible ‘THETIS’ (REMORA 2000) and the ROV ‘SUPER ACHILLE’. In addition to that, Planet Blue supervised the diving and hyperbaric unit of the National Center for Marine Research, from 1998 up to 2003.

     From 1998 up to 2000 Planet Blue undertook the scientific coordination of the LEONARDO DA VINCI (EL/972/00974/PI/II.1.1.b/FPC) program on behalf of NEORION SHIPYARD. The aim of that program was to increase and expand the activities of the shipbuilding and ship – repair industry through the development and application of techniques that will allow companies the flexibility to carry out works not only on land, but also underwater when required.