OceanGate offers comprehensive expeditions for a variety of oceanographic missions. Our team of qualified pilots, expedition leaders, mission professionals, and client-service staff ensure accountability throughout the entire mission and expedition process with a focus on safety, proactive communication, and client satisfaction.
OceanGate’s expeditions are designed to create a unique experience. Our fleet of submersible assets offer flexibile options and our operations team delivers a full suite of support and dive options.
In June 2016, OceanGate was contracted by Argus Expeditions to provide a manned submersible and marine operations team on an expedition to survey the iconic wreck of the Andrea Doria, an Italian flagged passenger liner that sank near Nantucket after colliding with the Stockholm, a Swedish passenger vessel outbound from New York.
In August 2015, the OceanGate crew mobilized from Everett, Washington to conduct a multi-week expedition to the Flower Garden Banks in the Gulf of Mexico. The primary objective of the expedition was to conduct extensive offshore testing of the company’s new Mobile Subsea Launch and Recovery System (MSLARS), to launch our manned submersible, Cyclops 1.
Working in partnership with the OceanGate Foundation and Discovery Channel's Daily Planet, OceanGate dove in Elliott Bay with local rap singer and ocean advocate Ben Haggerty, better known as Macklemore to find the elusive sixgill sharks that roam the deep waters in Puget Sound...
Lionfish populations have expanded throughout the Atlantic, Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico and threaten native reef ecosystems. The introduction of an exotic species with no natural predators, threatens to...
OceanGate organized the DEEP Blue Initiative to bring together four private submarines to promote ocean awareness. The team also conducted dives in the Monterey Bay Marine Sanctuary for technology testing and to support outreach efforts.