The U.S. Navy Experimental Diving Unit (NEDU) is a regular DEMA Show attendee, always on the lookout for the latest diving gear. According to its mission statement, the unit “tests and evaluates diving, hyperbaric, and other life-support systems and procedures, and conducts research and development in biomedical and environmental physiology. NEDU provides technical recommendations based upon knowledge and experience, to Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command to support operational requirements of our armed forces.” For more info, go to the unit’s website at http://www.supsalv.org/NEDU/nedu.htm.
Organizers of the 2021 boot Düsseldorf announced this week they have canceled this year’s event in April due to the ongoing pandemic and the associated worldwide lockdown measures.
The folks at Fourth Element have extended their wetsuit range with the launch of the new 7mm Xenos and a new neoprene hooded vest.