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Remus 100 platform

Manufacturer: Hydroid


Autonomous underwater vehicle - REMUS 100

REMUS - Remote Environmental Measuring UnitS 100 is a compact, light-weight, Autonomous Underwater Vehicle - AUV designed for operation in coastal environments up to 100 meters in depth.

The REMUS 100 AUV can be configured to include a wide variety of standard and/or customer specified sensors and system options to meet your unique autonomous mission requirements.

Over the past several years, the REMUS 100 AUV has quickly become the cornerstone of the coastal AUV market, with thousands of missions, and tens of thousands of mission hours to its credit. No other AUV system can come close to rivalling REMUS' proven track record for system quality and dependability.

The capabilities of the REMUS 100 make it ideally suitable for marine research, defense, hydrographic and offshore/energy markets. The vehicle is small enough to be carried by two people, yet contains enough sophisticated sensor, navigation, and power resources to enable it to perform intricate sonar and oceanographic surveys over large areas.

REMUS 100 features

    COMPACT SIZE & WEIGHT - The compact size of the REMUS 100 allows for economical overnight shipping and two-man deployment and operation capability. The REMUS 100 also eliminates the need for larger vessels and costly special handling equipment.
    PROVEN RELIABILITY - The REMUS 100 is the only compact AUV to be selected by the U.S. Navy Fleet for their mine counter measure operations. The system boasts over ten years of continuous product development and thousands of hours of field operations.
    EASE OF OPERATION - An intuitive Vehicle Interface Program (VIP) allows anyone to become an AUV operator with just a few days of training.
    POWERFUL & VERSATILE - The REMUS 100 contains a full suite of standard sensors, with new sensors being integrated on a continuous basis.

Physical Specs

  • Body Type: Torpedo
  • Body Material: Aluminum
  • Size (LxWxH): 1.60m x 0.19m x 0.19m
  • Body Size (LxWxH): 1.60m x 0.19m x 0.19m
  • Maximum Depth: 100.00 m
  • Dynamic Buoyancy: No
  • Self-Righting: Yes
  • Manufacturer Website: Link

Primary Missions

  • Beach Survey
  • Coastal Mapping
  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Freshwater Mapping
  • Harbor and Port Security
  • Marine Science Survey
  • Mine Countermeasures
  • Oceanographic Survey
  • Rapid Environmental Assesment
  • Scientific Research
  • Seabed Mapping
  • Search and Recovery
  • Search, Classify and Map

Propulsion System

  • DOF: 3
  • Hovering:
  • Buoyancy: No
  • Biomimetic: No
  • Thrusters: 1
  • Nominal Speed: 1.54
  • Maximum Forward Speed: 2.60

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