We provide advanced solutions for the Inspection, Repair & Maintenance of offshore assets.
Develop a global end-to-end solution platform for marine and subsea IRM.
An end-to-end solution platform for subsea IRM enhanced by advanced AI and Robotics technologies providing cost efficiency and safer operation.
ROVULA journey
ROVULA was set up in 2020 as a daughter company of ARV, PTTEP's technological venture builder, with expertise in subsea IRM technologies enhanced by Al and Robotics technologies. ROVULA is a service provider of intelligent underwater solutions with products such as autonomous repair robot (NAUTILUS), inspection robot (XPLORER) and cloud based data platform (XSPECTOR).
Our multidisciplinary team includes technology specialists from robotics, software engineering and Machine Learning but also specialists from the Oil and Gas industry. This blend of advanced disciplines enables us to develop tailored products and services for offshore and subsea operations.
This dedication has already enabled ROVULA to be internationally recognized by winning the Breakthrough Technological Project of the Year 2020 award at ADIPEC and the Spotlight on New Technology Award in the Offshore Technology Conference Asia (OTC Asia) 2022.
Our Co-Founders
Thasaphich Thavornsuk
Thasaphich Thavornsuk
Co-Founder Commercial
With his 10+ years experiences in offshore subsea inspection, repair and maintenance, Thasaphich aims to contribute his skills and knowledges to develop an advanced subsea technology to provide the quality service that will serve the insustry with cost efficiency without due compromise in safety and quality.
Phakhachon Hoonsuwan
Phakhachon Hoonsuwan
Co-Founder Technical
Currently assigned as a secondment from ARV to be a technical co-founder for ROVULA (Thailand). His previous experiences include being the team lead of technology development at AI & Robotics Ventures, overseeing the control and instrumentation design for onshore facilities and offshore well-head platform at PTTEP. He was also involved in R&D projects such as robotics technology applied to the oil and gas business
Our teams & facilities
Robotic team
Blending engineers from diverse fields (embedded, mechanical) and operating in state of the art facilities with dedicated test pool to develop the latest generation of AUVs.
Software team
Multi disciplinary team in the field of software development to build our cloud based platform with Machine learning capability.
Commercial & Project team
Experienced professionals from the Oil and Gas sector (surveyor, inspection and repair) to create and deliver tailored solutions.