Automatic mission planning
User can pre-program the survey mission with the base station on the bank.
The USV and instruments can conduct surveys autonomously and send back real-time data.
User can also drive the USV manually by a remote controller.
Autonomous survey platform ME40 is designed for hydrographic survey with great efficiency.
By replacing conventional workboat, autonomous platform is able to acquire bathymetry data without time-consuming and human safety risk.
Mission planning, navigation control and real-time data acquisition are integrated in one package software, offering maximum efficiency to surveyors.
- Mission planning and autonomous survey
- Existing GNSS instrument can be installed
- Data acquisition integrated in USV software
- Customized option for other instruments
- Maximum 5m/s speed
- Excellent performance in shallow water
Dimensions 1630*710*370 mm
Weight 33 kg
Obstacle Avoidance 10 m
Material Fiberglass composite with Kevlar & Carbon fiber
Communication RF point to point bidirectional communication
Communication Range Remote control 1km
Data Telemetry 2km
Maximum Speed 5m/s
Endurance 4 hours @ 1.5 m/s
Payload 15 kg
Autonomous Survey Boat ME40
One-stop hydrographic surveying solution
Rapid installation with ADCP and echosounder
Instruments, like ADCPs, ecosounders and side scan sonars, with diameter of 5 cm to 18 cm can be rapidly installed to the dedicated cabin on the USV.
TOP 100 INNOVATORS
ISO 9001 CERTIFIED
INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS CERTIFIED
SIDE SCAN SONAR
Intelligent collision avoidance
With the ultrasonic sensors, the ME40 USV can detect and bypass obstacles 10 meters ahead to avoid collision.
In manual mode, user can observe water environment by the real-time video feed to better avoid obstacles.
Higher speed, less maintenance
With a plug and play design, its high speed outboard motor is easy to maintain.