Sea-Bird Electronics News

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Ocean Business 2015 will be held at the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, UK from April 14 - 16. Sea-Bird Scientific is presenting at a number of sessions: Read more.
Monday, March 23, 2015
Sea-Bird recently began servicing these additional products at our facility in Kempten, Germany: SBE 33 Carousel Deck Unit, SBE 36 CTD Deck Unit & Power Data Interface Module (PDIM), and SBE 39plus Temperature (pressure optional) Recorder. Read more.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Current opening for a Buyer II, Pressure Calibration Technician, and Financial Analyst III at Sea-Bird Electronics in Bellevue, Washington. Read more.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Field performance of SBE 41/41cp Argo CTD pressure sensors manufactured by Druck and Kistler are compared. Sea-Bird recommends customer consideration and acceptance of Kistler pressure sensors in Argo CTDs. Read more.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
If billions of phytoplankton fall in the ocean and no one observes it, does it still result in a net sequestration of carbon? Read more.
Thursday, October 9, 2014
SBE 37-SMP-ODO and SBE 37-IMP-ODO MicroCATs were set with an incorrect factory default value that affects pumping time. Instruments in warm waters (> 25 °C) with rapidly changing oxygen concentration may not be measuring fully equilibrated maximum and minimum oxygen concentrations. Read more.
Monday, August 25, 2014
Sea-Bird is now shipping the SBE 39plus, a successor to the SBE 39. The original SBE 39 was introduced in 1998 and has continuously evolved over the years with periodic, minor upgrades. Read more.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Recently Sea-Bird Scientific combined, updated, and expanded our presence on multiple social media platforms. Read more.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Sea-Bird stopped selling SBE 13Y and SBE 23Y DO sensors in 2001, but customers who bought these sensors in the past still request us to service and calibrate the sensors. Parts for these sensors are difficult to procure because of component obsolescence. Read more.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
In order to further our commitment to our customers, partners, and the monitoring community, Sea-Bird Scientific is pleased to announce the formation of a new business unit focused on the specific needs of coastal monitoring and inland customers. Read more.
Friday, October 25, 2013
For work to be done in our U.S. facility: Try our new On-line RMA and Service Request Form to get an RMA number and let us know what instrument(s) you are sending for calibration and/or repair. Read more.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Sea-Bird Scientific is pleased to announce the formation of a new senior Science Team led by Norge Larson. Read more.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
SBE Data Processing version 7.23.1 implemented TEOS-10 equations in a new module, Derive TEOS-10, and a new seawater calculator module SeaCalc III (replacing SeaCalc II). Read more.
Friday, July 19, 2013
SBE 49 FastCAT CTD (July 2013): SBE 49s manufactured before May 2013 have a 2.5 mK noise signal when not averaging samples (16 Hz sampling); temperature probe redesign. See Field Service Bulletin 26 for details. Read more.
Friday, March 29, 2013
Try our new Cable Search page to search for cables, including data I/O cables as well as Y-cables for multiple auxiliary sensors connecting to a single end cap connector on a CTD. Read more.