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Seafloor EchoBoat-160 USV


The Seafloor EchoBoat-160™ is a two-man portable, autonomous platform for hydrographic survey applications. The multi-payload vessel has ample thrust & stability for choppy inland waters. In addition, the moon pool in the hull allows for interchangeable instruments. The boat may be purchased with the desired echosounder pre-installed, or supplied ready to accept existing equipment from the user’s own supply. EchoBoat-160™ is made from professional grade marine components and readily disassembles for ease of transport.

Applications: Inspection / survey of mines, sewage treatment plants, contaminated lakes, harbors and rivers. *Both remotely controlled and autonomous navigation suites available.

Survey Speed: 3km
Top Speed: 5 kn (Payload Dependent)
Hull Length: 1.68m
Hull Width: 0.8m
Hull Material: UV Resistant HDPE
Frame: Steel Powder Coated
Hardware: Stainless Steel
Empty Hull Weight: 45kg
Payload: 29kg
Power: 12-24 VDC
Communications: 2.4GHz UHF Telemetry
Battery Endurance: 8 Hours at Survey Speed
Motor: 2x Brushless DC Outdrive
Remote Control: RCU 2.4GHz omni directional antenna
Remote Range: Up to 2km
GPS: Compatible with All Brands – Customer Specified
Available Sonar Modules: Single Beam, Multibeam, ADCP, Side Scan, Sub-bottom Profiler, Magnometer
Available Auxiliary Equipment: Sound Velocimeter, Velocity Profiler or CTD, Wi-Fi Remote Desktop, HD Thermal Camera Remote Controlled Profiling Winch, LiDAR