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Hybrid PTB-UUV

Vehicle Control Technologies, Inc.
1900 Campus Commons Drive - Suite 300
20191-1530 Reston
United States of America

Specifications

  • Length [m]
    2.67
  • Width [m]
    0.32
  • Height [m]
    0.32
  • Min. weight of AUV in air [kg]
    225
  • Max. Weight of AUV in air [kg]
    225
  • Portable
    N
  • Crane required
    Y
  • Maximum depth rating [m]
    900
  • Number of thrusters
    1
  • Thruster specifications
    Field-replaceable tail cone with prop, 3 fins
  • Min. turning radius [m]
    11
  • Launch and Recovery System
    VCT Universal Docking System (Underwater) and LARS (Ramp-style)
  • Max. speed [kn]
    7
  • Min. crew size
    2
  • Min. required number of surface computers
    1
  • Required size of storage room
    3m long
  • Other requirements
    Autopilot for vehicle steadiness
  • Navigation sensors - standard
    IMU, GPS, Depth, USBL Transponder (tracking)
  • Navigation sensors - optional
    Upgraded IMU, DVL
  • Payload sensors - standard
    Edgetech 230 kHz/850 kHz Side Scan Sonar
  • Payload sensors - optional
    Customer request
  • Total energy content [Wh]
    2500
  • Nominal battery power [W]
    500
  • Endurance at nominal power [hr]
    5
  • Battery swap possible
    N
  • Recharge time from empty [hr]
    8
  • Acoustic telemetry
    Y
  • Acoustic baud rate [bit/s]
    40
  • Radio telemetry
    Y
  • Radio baud rate [bit/s]
    54000
  • Max. Baud rate of ethernet connection [Mb/s]
    54000
  • Data sent to the surface
    Position; Fault condition
  • Control parameters sent to the AUV
    Stop/Switch Mission Plan
  • Emergency recovery procedure
    Positive buoyancy; Acoustic locator
  • Applications
    Users that benefit from a single system that can be used as a high-performance tow body and an untethered UUV based on the same vehicle. Search and survey; Mine countermeasures (MCM); Open architecture R&D platform
  • Commercial Options
    VCT Operator Console software standard.
  • Distinguishable features
    Powered Tow Body Mode converts the UUV into a steady towfish by swapping out the nose section and using propulsion to achieve depth.

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