Nortek develops and manufactures Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers (ADCP), current meters and DVLs for use in the ocean, rivers, lakes and laboratories.

We pride ourselves on being innovative in product development and production processes. We have a number of technological 'firsts' and several of our products are protected by US patents.

 
Launching the long awaited 250 kHz Signature system!

Launching the long awaited 250 kHz Signature system!

Nortek is pleased to announce that the long awaited mid-range profiler Signature250 is now in production. It has an optional center beam for the patented SUV wave measurement mode – which means it can be deployed on subsurface buoys at depths as great as 150 meters. With Signature250, Nortek’s professional users now have available the most versatile family of profiler instruments in the industry.

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A compact DVL enabling higher precision navigation

A compact DVL enabling higher precision navigation

The trend in the underwater vehicle community is for smaller size and greater flexibility. Nortek has therefore designed a DVL with workclass capability that fits in the palm of your hand – while offering higher precision navigation.

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Nortek is pleased to announce the winners for the 2016 Nortek Day competition!

Nortek is pleased to announce the winners for the 2016 Nortek Day competition!

After a tight competition, Nortek has decided to award the 2016 Nortek Day competition not to just one, but two globally distinguished universities: Griffith University in Queensland, Australia, and Texas A&M University in the southern United States.

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Making and Measuring Waves with MERIKA

Making and Measuring Waves with MERIKA

Europe and Scotland invest in marine renewable energy by establishing a world-class current and wave research capability with MERIKA at the University of Highlands and Islands.

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