General Oceans, has acquired Tritech International Limited, a world leader in imaging sonars and equipment used in low visibility marine construction and subsea applications. Tritech has served the offshore energy and defense industries for over 30 years and will strengthen the General Oceans group of companies’ already substantial capabilities in subsea sensors, serving applications from large oceanographic campaigns to mission-specific remotely operated vehicles.
Alpha Corporate Finance has acted as financial advisor to General Oceans in the transaction.
About General Oceans: General Oceans is an umbrella company specializing in underwater technology that was established in 2022 by Nortek (Norway), Strategic Robotic Systems (USA) and Reach Robotics/Blueprint Lab (Australia). The group has about 200 employees and operate across all major segments of the ocean technology market.
About Tritech: Tritech International provides the subsea industry with robust, reliable solutions for the harshest environments and most difficult applications. Their product portfolio consists of a suite of Mechanically Scanning and Multibeam Imaging sonar, profiling solutions and oceanographic bathymetric and depth sensing products. Tritech also sells navigation and tracking solutions for small subsea vehicles. Tritech has three UK locations with sales and support in Aberdeen, design in Edinburgh and manufacturing facility in Ulverston.