The crew of the Sari Timur wrote recently about the life-saving equipment they always have with them. BriarTek's ORCAdsc is something they don't leave home without... Read the article from Nautique (PDF)
Tampa Harbor Pilots Trust BriarTek
Tampa Bay Harbor Pilots rely on BriarTek equipment on all of their boats to keep their pilots safe especially during pilot transfers at sea in hazardous conditions. Below is a video from TBO.com that profiles these professionals.
Another Sailor Saved
Below is a recent video of a sailor recovered after falling from USS Nimitz. The sailor was easily found because the U.S. Navy utilizes the ORCA Man Overboard Alarm.
Army Vessels Deploy with New Life-Saving Technology
BriarTek ORCA: Protecting Our Soldiers at Sea
Alexandria, Va., April 7, 2011 – The U.S. Army has chosen BriarTek to provide the ORCA® Man Overboard Indicator
(MOBI) system for sailors aboard its Large Tug (LT) MG Winfield Scottand Logistics Support Vessel (LSV) MG Robert Smalls. The vessels are the first in the U.S. Army fleet to be outfitted with the life-saving alert system. ORCA® systems deployed aboard the Winfield Scott and Robert Smalls are fully interoperable with the thousands of ORCA® units already installed across the U.S. Navy fleet, providing for swift and efficient rescue operations at sea.
BriarTek Completes 500th MOBI Installation for U.S. Navy
ORCA is Life-Saving Technology for U.S. Military Personnel
10/13/2010 Alexandria, Va., - BriarTek, Inc., today announced that it has completed installation of its ORCA Man Overboard Indicator (MOBI) system aboard the U.S.S. Wayne E. Meyer (DDG-108). The event marks the company's five-hundredth installation across the United States Navy fleet, and adds to ORCA's protection of Navy sailors worldwide.