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BREAKING NEWS: D-ONE GOES TO HOLLYWOOD

Drass is thrilled to announce its participation in the upcoming Hollywood movie Last Breath that extensively features D-ONE commercial diving helmet, designed by Drass, throughout. Selected during filming rehearsals for its starring role, D-ONE helmet rose to the challenge effortlessly. Garnering unanimous consensus among the expert dive team, stunt doubles, production team and actors, D-ONE...

SECRETARY GENERAL OF DEFENCE VISIT DRASS HEADQUARTERS

On 23 May Drass welcomed a delegation from the Secretariat General of Defence and National Armaments Directorate led by Lt. Gen. Luciano Portolano. During the day’s program, the delegation toured the various production facilities and became further acquainted with the company’s innovations spanning a century, including Drass defence and rescue crafts and their associated technologies...

OUR DIVE CREWS GIVE THE D-ONE HELMET A THUMBS UP

“Our divers, involved in the underwater inspection of a large hydroelectric dam in South America, have found the D-ONE helmet to be very durable and communication very clear. The helmet is also extremely comfortable, particularly due to the liner and the 30-degree rear angle design. This upward angle at the back of the helmet is...

D-ONE HELMET TRAINING WORKSHOP AT THE OCEAN CORPORATION

DRASS is thrilled to announce the success of its latest D-ONE workshop held in Houston Texas. The Ocean Corporation stands as a global leader in the training and certifying of commercial diving professionals for over five decades. With a shared ethos that champions dive innovation and excellence, we are delighted to welcome The Ocean Corporation...

D-ONE TRAINING FOR BELOV ENGINEERING AND BRAZILIAN NAVY

During the month of April, another 40 dive professionals from Belov Engenharia and the Brazilian Navy completed their D-ONE Helmet Technician Certification in Rio de Janeiro. Led by DRASS D-ONE Specialists Pietro Fronteddu and Rafael De Nicola, these intensive 5-day workshops of theoretical and practical sessions delivered specialized training on the utilization and upkeep of...

MCDERMOTT INTERNATIONAL VISIT DRASS HQ

DRASS had the pleasure of welcoming Sean Brunton, Director of Global Diving at McDermott International, Ltd. The visit included a tour of the production facilities showcasing Drass technology across its various business lines with a particular focus on all things offshore commercial, from saturation diving spreads to dive accessories including, of course, D-ONE commercial diving...

EUROPEAN DEFENCE REVIEW/EDR MAGAZINE

The May/June 2024 edition of European Defence Review/EDR magazine delves into the exciting advancements bringing about a renaissance in midget and compact submarine technology. Leading the pack is DRASS DGK compact submarine (pages 28-30) with capabilities extending across blue, green, and brown waters. Equipped with cutting-edge features including a combat management system, AI integration, and...

Introducing D-ONE LIFE-TRACKER: the ultimate game-changer in diver safety and efficiency

D-ONE LIFE-TRACKER from Drass is an advanced smart device that incorporates a digital viewport displaying real-time visual updates from the dive control unit, as well as parameter alerts thanks to strategically positioned sensors for the remote tracking of operational parameters and diver vitals, including: Breathing Pattern (Respiratory Rate) Orientation and Inclination Diver Suit Temperature Diver...

Drass Caspian and Drass Italy Collaborate on Vessel ATI in Baku, Azerbaijan

From 5th February to 13th March, Drass Caspian and Drass Italy joined forces aboard Vessel ATI in Baku, Azerbaijan for renovation works commissioned by marine contractors Caspian Marine Service B.V., serving the offshore oil and gas exploration and production industry. Meticulously planning and executing each step, Drass team brought their collective experience and professionalism to...

SUBMARINERS OF ITALIAN NAVY SPECIALIZATION COURSE IN DRASS

As is customary each year, Drass once again had the pleasure of opening its doors to the Italian Navy submariners who are attending the specialization course at the Italian Naval Academy in Livorno. Former submariners from Drass guided the delegation in a tour of the production facilities, introducing one and all to cutting-edge defence crafts...


FROM TRADITION TO TECHNOLOGY

Continuously active since 1927 with the Galeazzi business line, Drass has extensive experience in manned underwater technology, establishing the world record for deep diving immersion with an atmospheric diving suit in 1937.
The company is now international leader in commercial diving, medical hyperbarics, midget and compact submarines, and vehicles for special forces.

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Our Solutions

Drass is the leading company in Submarine Rescue thanks to its comprehensive range of solutions including design for turnkey submarine rescue ships, submarine rescue systems.

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With nearly a century of tradition and continuous activity, Drass is a recognized world leader in commercial and defence subsea operation solutions.

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DRASS currently has the most advanced and reliable range of hyperbaric oxygen therapy products, thanks to its focus on research and development, engineering production and materials technology. Drass designs, manufactures and tests all components in accordance with class certification.

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Drass since 1927 the historic leader in the deep diving industry, innovative, safe and cost-efficient systems and equipment, in compliance with the highest industry standards.

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Drass has extensive experience in manned underwater technology, establishing the world record for deep diving immersion with an atmospheric diving suit in 1937.

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Latest Events

COMBINED NAVAL EVENT EXHIBITION (UK), 21-23 May 2024

Sharing photos following another fantastic event in Farnborough that provided an invaluable opportunity to engage with our clients and Navy delegations. Drass' timely conference symposium held in the Submarine Technology Theatre, entitled: S.A.V.E.R. – New Rescue Systems for New Challenges in the Underwater Domain, focused on the versatility of Drass rescue and intervention assets, and...

DRASS AT NAVY TECHNOLOGY EXHIBITION 2024

DRASS is glad to share some pictures from Navy Technology Exhibition held in Tallinn - Estonia, 30th January to 1st February 2024. DRASS once again thanks all those who stopped by for a visit and discussion about DRASS cutting-edge technology and solutions.

DRASS promotes local children’s charity event

DRASS promotes local children's charity event The "Derby delle Stelle(tte)" charity event, organized by the Italian Naval Academy, took place on 3 March 2023 at Modigliani Sports Stadium in Livorno. This friendly match between local basketball teams "Libertas Livorno 1947" and "Pielle Livorno”, saw teams go head-to-head until the final score in a tournament dedicated...

Mariotti-DRASS contract with the Italian Navy for the supply of a saturation diving system and diving simulator for the submarine rescue unit of the new SDO-SuRS (Submarine Rescue Ship)

English version Genoa, 20 February 2023 The new SDO-SuRS (Special and Diving Operations - Submarine Rescue Ship) unit is the response of the Navy and the national shipbuilding industry to support special operations, underwater operations, and the rescue of distressed submarines, as well as the growing need to protect vital underwater infrastructure in the Mediterranean...

DRASS Christmas Dinners 2022

DRASS Group is happy to share some pictures from our company Christmas dinners in Italy and Romania. During the evening, all our staff spent a wonderful time together, with great food and wine, great music, and of course excellent company! Happy Holidays and best wishes from everyone at DRASS!

D-ONE Diving Helmet Open Day

D-ONE Diving Helmet Open Day held at DRASS headquarters on 2nd September was a resounding success. Participants, professional divers from various sectors, contributed to making this event extremely interesting. All had the opportunity to test the new D-ONE in the water, appreciating its performance and excellent functionality. They were impressed by its ergonomic design, superior...

DRASS at CNE Exhibition

DRASS was one of the exhibitors at the Combined Naval Event 2022: Submarine Technology and UDS (Underwater Defence Security) in Farnborough (UK), 24-26 May 2022. On the Submarine Technology Panel, DRASS was assigned as Conference Speaker for two presentations. Davide D’Alessio, DRASS’ Defence System Designer Coordinator presented on the following topics: A New Era in...

DRASS at BSDA Exhibition

DRASS was an exhibitor at the BSDA (Black Sea Defense & Aerospace) Exhibition in Bucharest (Romania), 18-20 May 2022. DRASS thanks all for their visits, including that of Admiral Mihai Panait Chief of the Romanian Navy, Vice Admiral Alexandru Mîrşu, Commander Fănel Rădulescu Commandant of Costanza Diving Centre, Major General Iulian Berdilă Chief of the...

TVR News Romania Exclusive

DRASS shares an exclusive report aired in March on TVR News Romania. During the news special, Romanian National Defence Minister Vasile Dîncu discusses the opportunity of DRASS compact submarines for the Romanian Navy as well as international export from Romania to other navies. A tour of DRASS Timișoara production facilities with Operational Director Cristina Stănciulescu...

DRASS at Salon de la Plongée Sous-Marine

DRASS is pleased to share some pictures from the recent Salon de la Plongée Sous-Marine - International Scuba Diving Exhibition held in Paris. We want to thank all our visitors once again for stopping by for a chat. Deep-sea diver Chris Lemons at Drass stand, checks out state-of-the-art DRASS D-ONE helmet