Autonomous Survey Boat

One-stop hydrographic survey solution

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Easy deploy with ADCP and ecosounder

Dedicated cabin to install instruments like ADCP, echo sounder, side scan sonar with a diameter of 5 to 18cm.

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Automatic mission planning

  • Both the USV and the survey instruments are operated by the base station. Navigated by the GNSS positioning system, the USV can autonomously complete pre-planned multi-purpose surveys by mission, and data can be sent back to operators in real-time.
  • Operators can also control the USV manually within a 2km distance with the remote controller.
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Intelligent collision avoidance

  • The USV is mounted with millimeter-wave radar, which can detect obstacles up to 50 meters ahead to avoid collision.
  • Operators can observe water environments using real-time video to better avoid obstacles when operating in manual mode.
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Higher speed, less maintenance

With the plug and play design, the high speed outboard motor is easy to maintain.


MaterialFiberglass composite with Kevlar&carbon fiber
CommunicationRF point to point bidirectional communication
Communication RangeRemote control          1km
Data Telemetry          2km
Maximum Speed5m/s
Endurance4 hours

Application Case

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