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SeaTrepid Orders Six Kongsberg AUV Systems

Posted January 22, 2016

hugin-700x311SeaTrepid International ordered six new HUGIN AUV Systems from Kongsberg Maritime. The AUVs are rated to 6000 metres. They have a comprehensive sensor suite including triple frequency sidescan sonar, KONGSBERG’s de facto industry standard EM2040 multibeam echosounder, sub-bottom profiler and a colour camera. The vehicles are also equipped with a magnetometer mounted inside the AUV body.

All six SeaTrepid HUGIN AUVs are fitted with a changeable Lithium polymer batteries and can achieve mission duration’s of more than 60 hours with payload sensors operating. The AUVs will be supplied with a comprehensive topside spread including launch and recovery containers, operations room containers, and Kongsberg HiPAP USBL systems for supervised operations.

More information is available on Kongsberg’s website.

About SeaTrepid
SeaTrepid International LLC is a marine subsea services company specializing in terrestrial as well as underwater robotics solutions to the commercial, governmental and scientific communities. SeaTrepid is a premier provider of deepwater survey and subsea intervention services. Strategically based in Robert, Louisiana USA, SeaTrepid’s capabilities include a full range of technological solutions (vehicles, sensors and tooling packages) to our offshore customer base worldwide as well as inland customers nationwide. SeaTrepid has developed a strong reputation built upon a proven track record of success based upon our “Excellence Underwater”. For further information