Autonomous Survey Boat

A compact and portable unmanned surface vessel for hydrographic and bathymetry surveying

● The 177 mm-wide moon pool supports flexible deployment of different instruments like ADCPs and echo sounders. 

● Support both remote control mode and auto-pilot mode, performs great line tracking capability.

● The base station can be easily set up on the field, data can be transmitted in real time.

● It is 1 meter long and weighs 17 kg, it’s easy for one man to operate and transport.

Powerful battery and low power consumption support 6 hours of endurance at 3 knots.

With an extremely low draft of 15cm, it allows you to survey freely on offshore coasts, shoals and reefs where traditional manned vessel unable to enter.

● Waterjet  propulsion system drives the maximum speed to 5m/s

● Safety protection avoids the propellers being intertwined with water plants or water debris.

Hull MaterialCarbon Fiber
Dimension(L)105 cm *(W)55 cm *(H)35 cm
Weight (excl. ADCP)17 kg
Payload8 kg
Draft15 cm
Propulsion water-jet propulsion
Moon Pool177 mm
Communication RangeAutopilot: 2 km    Remote Control: 1 km
Remote Control Frequency900 MHz/ 2.4GHz
Data Telemetry Frequency2.4 GHz/ 5.8 GHz
Survey Speed2-5 knots (1-2.5m/s)
Max. Speed10 knots (5m/s)
Battery Life6 hours (1.5m/s)