BIRNS in the News
View the following articles from our archive. This section is updated regularly, and appears in chronological order from the latest to the past.
New Performance Standards in Subsea Connectivity
BIRNS has had a range of breakthroughs in subsea connectivity technology with new capabilities in coax, gigabit Ethernet data rates and optical fiber with the BIRNS Millennium™ series. Click here for full article
Coax Connectivity Breakthroughs
New coax connectivity capabilities provide previously unheard of performance capabilities. Click here for the full article
Custom Armored Cable Assembly for Hydrokinetic Energy System in Alaskan Village
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Subsea Ethernet connectivity at 9+ gigabits per second
BIRNS develops new ultrahigh speed connectivity solution in answer toindustry demands for true gigabit data transfer from extreme depth systems. Click here for the full article
Committed to Integrity in Business
An Interview with Eric Birns,President & CEO, BIRNS, INC. Click here for the full article
Staying Cool Under Pressure
When exploring the ocean at great depth, pressure is a primary design focus for subsea vehicles, and for the critical equipment within them.
BIRNS provided a technical article for Sea Technology’s Cable/Connector issue entitled: Custom Penetrators, Cable Assemblies Bespoke Components for DeepFlight Super Falcon 3S Personal Sub.
BIRNS provided a technical article on the latest trends in connector Quality and Manufacturing for International Ocean Systems magazine.
Power and Precision
BIRNS’ provided a technical article on a range of high voltage connectivity solutions for International Ocean Systems.
A History of BIRNS Lighting
BIRNS contributed a technical article tracing the development of different lighting technologies and the company’s contributions to the industry.
BIRNS and HURL’s technical article on 6km-rated cable assemblies was featured in Sea Technology’s annual Connector issue.
Hybridization In Connectivity
BIRNS had a feature article on hybrid connector technology featured in International Oceans System magazine’s Connectors, Cables and Winches issue.
Successful ISO Audit
BIRNS, Inc. has announced that its Quality Management System (QMS) recently had its successful ISO 9001:2008 recertification audit carried out by DNV-GL.
Custom ABS-Certifed Penetrators
BIRNS was chosen as the cover story for Sea Technology’s annual Deck Gear, Cables and Connectors issue: Custom ABS-Certified Penetrators For Use on Tourist Submarine.
Changing Face of the Connector Industry
Amy Brown, Director of Corporate Communications for BIRNS, authored the feature article “The Changing Face of the Connector Industry” for International Ocean Systems magazine’s Connectors/Cables/Winches issue. BIRNS also was chosen for the cover image for this important issue.
Fiber Optic System Design
Steve Bell, BIRNS’ Optical/Photonics Engineer, wrote the feature article “Multi-Channel Fiber Optic System Design: Going Big In Small Packages” for Marine Technology Reporter Magazine.
BIRNS Named to MTR 100
BIRNS is honored as one of the most influential companies in the subsea industry for the fifth consecutive year in Marine Technology Reporter magazine’s annual MTR 100. Our CEO Eric Birns’ photo was featured on the magazine’s cover.
BIRNS Connector Feature Article ST
BIRNS contributed a feature article to Sea Technology’s 2014 Connector issue entitled “Deep-Submergence Electrical Connectors for 4,500-Meter-Rated AUV.” The article details BIRNS’ development of custom cable assemblies and connectors for High-Pressure Environments.
BIRNS 60 Year History Feature IOS
BIRNS 60 year history is featured in International Ocean Systems’s May/June 2014 Connector Issue.
BIRNS Named in MTR’s Top 100 List
BIRNS has again been named in MTR’s top100 list of the leading companies in the world’s most dynamic, fast-evolving and challenging Subsea markets.