Autonomous and Unmanned Marine Vehicles: USV, AUV, Marine ROV; Profiling Floats & Towed Systems

Teledyne Gavia to Supply Specialized 6000m Rated AUV

By Mike Ball / 04 Nov 2017

Teledyne SeaRaptor AUV

Teledyne Gavia, a provider of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs), has announced that the company has been awarded a contract for the supply of a 6000m rated AUV for deep water Search and Recovery applications for delivery in 2018.

The newly designed SeaRaptor AUV will incorporate a broad range of Teledyne content including acoustic modems, a flight data recorder beacon locator and sub-bottom profilers (Teledyne Benthos, Falmouth, MA), multi-beam echosounders and obstacle avoidance sonars (Teledyne RESON, Denmark), Doppler Velocity Log (DVL) and Current, Temperature, and Depth sensor (CTD) (Teledyne RD Instruments, San Diego, CA), and onboard processing software (Teledyne Caris, New Brunswick, Canada). In addition, the vehicle will carry an Edgetech Side Scan Sonar with Dynamic Focus capability. Teledyne Marine’s ability to combine industry leading vehicle design, instrumentation, imaging sensors, and interconnect solutions from a single supplier into a turnkey package for customers makes the company highly regarded in the unmanned underwater vehicle market.

“Teledyne is excited and honored to receive this contract for its newly designed vehicle”, said Thomas Altshuler, Vice President and Group General Manager for Teledyne Marine Systems. “Teledyne Marine has the industry’s broadest range of leading underwater solutions which makes Teledyne a reliable and proven partner for important projects, like this specialized AUV.”

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Posted by Mike Ball Mike Ball is our resident technical editor here at Unmanned Systems Technology. Combining his passion for teaching, advanced engineering and all things unmanned, Mike keeps a watchful eye over everything related to the unmanned technical sector. With over 10 years’ experience in the unmanned field and a degree in engineering, Mike’s been heading up our technical team here for the last 8 years. Connect & Contact