Seafloor Systems: Echoboat 160
The EchoBoat-160 USV is a purpose-built remote survey platform for hydrographic data collection. With true one-switch startup, the nimble vessel accomplishes the same results demanded of large, crewed boats more efficiently and at a fraction of the cost. The fifth generation EchoBoat-160 integrates professional-grade sensor suites in a compact package to navigate challenging bodies of water by remote control or autonomous wayfinding. Perform hydrographic surveys remotely, safely, and confidently with this meticulously engineered uncrewed surface vessel.
Fully integrated and calibrated USV survey solution
Easy to mobilise and operate
Can be controlled manually or to follow pre-programmed routes that can be updated at any point through an easy PC based GUI
Up to 3 knots of survey speed
Length: 1.7 m (10’)
Weight in air : payload dependent, up to 77.5 kg
Max Survey Speed: 3 knots
Battery life – payload dependent up to 8 hours
Remote range: Up to 2 km
Survey of freshwater reservoirs where use of petrol and diesel engines is to be avoided.