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AUV System Spec Sheet

SeaCat configuration

Platform: SeaCat
Manufacturer: Atlas Elektronik GmbH

Summary

The SeaCat is highly modular hybrid AUV combining the advantages of AUV and ROV technology. In addition to AUV functionality, the SeaCat is able to fly with a fibre optic cable connection in order to secure a real time sensor data transmission to the operator console. Emphasises is placed on the SwapHead Technology which enables flexible and fast adaptation to a number of various missions and tasks. The SeaCat allows to be equipped with several sensors of choice.

Features:

  • Fuselage built of removable sections, configuration may be changed if required
  • Variable payload in exchangeable sensorhead (Swap Head) to serve your needs
  • Hybrid operation in AUV or ROV mode: real time data transfer and vehicle control up to 1000 m through plug & play fiber optic Ethernet
  • External USB data storage for easy data access
  • Hovering capabilities and excellent manoeuvrability at low speeds for detailed inspection
  • Superb navigation by inertial navigation system, aided by GPS and Teledyne RDI DVL (no external navigation aid)
  • Minimal infrastructural requirements allow quick on-site installation

 

Physical Specs

  • Platform: SeaCat
  • Body Type: Torpedo
  • Size (LxWxH): 2.30m x 0.30m x 0.30m
  • Body Size (LxWxH): 2.50m x 0.30m x 0.30m
  • Hull Material: Aluminum
  • Weight: 130.00kg
  • Maximum Depth: 300.00 m
  • Dynamic Buoyancy: No
  • Self-Righting: Yes
  • Obstacle Avoidance: No
  • Endurance (nominal load): 6 hours
  • Manufacturer Website: Link

Primary Missions

  • Marine Science Survey
  • Inspection Maintenance and Repair
  • Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance
  • Rapid Environmental Assesment

Propulsion System

  • Method: Thrusters
  • DOF: 3
  • Hovering: Yes
  • Nominal Speed: 2.00
  • Maximum Forward Speed: 3.08

Power System

  • Total Capacity: 0 Wh

Sonar

  • EdgeTech 2200 - S