Science Applications to deliver DART buoy systems

Science Applications, a US scientific, engineering and technology applications company, has announced that it has been awarded a contract for the production and delivery of two additional next-generation Easy-to-Deploy (ETD) Deep-ocean Assessment and Reporting of Tsunami (DART) buoy systems by the Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Australia.

The systems will become an important component of the Australian tsunami detection network, which currently includes seven buoy systems operating in the Indian Ocean, Fiji Basin, and Coral and Tasman Seas.