Inertial Navigation & Positioning Technology for Unmanned, Autonomous Systems
Octans Survey-grade gyrocompass & motion sensor for USVs

Survey-grade gyrocompass & motion sensor for USVs

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Octans is a high-accuracy gyrocompass and motion sensor that is ideal for USV navigation and applications such as dredging and civil engineering. The IMO and IMO-HSC certified system outputs roll, pitch, heave and heading data in real time.


  • Improved heading, Smart Heave and real-time heave (30sec period)
  • State-of-the-art iXBlue FOG (no spinning elements)
  • Ethernet, web-based GUI compatible with survey software suites
  • IMO and IMO-HSC certification
  • ITAR free (CJ) and O&G license eligibility


  • Highly accurate real-time output even in no GPS/GNSS environment
  • Industry’s best performance-value backed by 5 year warranty
  • Ease-of-use and integration
  • Robust heading performance for high-speed vessel with high rate-of-turn
  • Ease of export