Powerful Underwater Robotics for Commercial, Industrial & Military Applications

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VideoRay's state-of-the-art underwater robotic systems are portable, intuitive, and able to excel in even the toughest of environments By Mike Ball / 22 Dec 2023
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VideoRay is a global leading developer of ROV (remotely operated vehicle) and underwater robotics technologies. UST is delighted to welcome VideoRay on board as a supplier partner, and we will be highlighting their unique solutions and capabilities across our channels over the next 12 months.

We’ve just launched VideoRay’s UST supplier profile, which has been written and built by our team in collaboration with the company. The Gold profile showcases their state-of-the-art underwater robotic systems, which are portable, intuitive, and able to excel in even the toughest of environments.

Read on to find out more:

defender inspection ROVThe Mission Specialist Defender is designed to undertake missions requiring precise control of position and orientation as well as heavier payload capacity. With seven thrusters, the versatile ROV can move in any direction and maintain active pitch for upward or downward orientation.

The underwater robotic platform can be equipped with a range of sensors and payloads to suit specific mission requirements, as well as either copper or fiber optic tethers. Control and navigation software can be upgraded with mission-critical packages from Greensea Systems or Seebyte for enhanced performance in dangerous or heavy-duty applications.

The Mission Specialist Defender has been selected by the US Navy as the base platform for the MK20 Defender ROV program, and is used to locate and neutralize underwater mines and explosives in maritime war zones around the world.

pro-5 compact rovThe Mission Specialist Pro 5 is a small-footprint ROV designed for speed and efficiency. Featuring three thrusters and a forward speed of over 4.4 knots, the Pro 5 is ideal for missions with critical size, weight and time constraints, such as inspections in tight spaces, search and recovery, and ocean floor exploration.

The Pro 5 ROV can be provided with a variety of sensor and payload options, including BluePrint sonars (750D or 1200D), single- or dual-axis manipulators, and Micron or SeaTrac USBLs.

customized rov solutionVideoRay’s Mission Specialist ROVs are highly modular and customizable, and the company can work with you to tailor a solution that meets your exact requirements for sensors, tools, depth rating, thrust and more.

This high degree of modularity also ensures that Mission Specialist ROVs are easy to maintain and upgrade, quick to repair, and provide seamless integration across configurations. Module options include cameras, thrusters, LED lights, communications modules, manipulators and more.

To find out more about VideoRay and their versatile ROV systems, please visit their profile page: https://www.unmannedsystemstechnology.com/company/videoray/

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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