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K-Lander; modular and scalable sensor carrier

The K-Lander seabed observatory is the core of the Kongsberg Modular Subsea Monitoring-Network (MSM). With a unique building block concept, the K-Lander can be customized for a variety of long-term deployments. The modular design, coupled with a self

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Description

The K-Lander seabed observatory is the core of the Kongsberg Modular Subsea Monitoring-Network (MSM). With a unique building block concept, the K-Lander can be customized for a variety of long-term deployments. The modular design, coupled with a self-floating buoyancy based recovery system, allows for easy integration and recovery of various sensors suited for diverse subsea monitoring applications.

Specifications

  • Year of initial development
    2014
  • Year of latest version
    2016
  • Area of Application
    • Environmental Monitoring • Offshore Oil & Gas • Marine Renewables • Marine Research
  • Field of Use
    The K-Lander is a highly flexible, scalable sensor carrier platform.
  • RAM [MB]
    2000
  • HD [GB]
    0.2
  • Operating System
    Win7/8 32bit
  • Dedicated software
    Y
  • Processor (CPU)
    Dual Core CPU
  • Serial interface
    5
  • Ethernet interface
    1
  • Analogue interface
    1
  • Other interfaces
    On request
  • Weight in air [kg]
    1000
  • Weight in water [kg]
    -45
  • Width [m]
    1
  • Length [m]
    1
  • Height [m]
    0.5
  • Housing material
    • Stainless steel 1.4571 (A5), Titanium, POM, PE
  • Power supply (internal/external with specs)
    up to 4 cNODE battery packs each • nominal capacity 156 Ah @20°C, 180mA • nominal voltage 14.4V @20°C, 2mA
  • Max. operating depth [m]
    2000
  • Telemetry
    HiPAP Cymbal acoustic protocol for positioning and data link, compatible with cNODE, μPAP, cPAP, HiPAP: Communication between the K-Lander, its subsea nodes (K-Point) and the surface is via the field proven HiPAP or μPAP transducers, using the established Kongsberg Maritime developed cNODE technology and the proprietary HiPAP Cymbal acoustic protocol for positioning and data link
  • Sensors
    cNODE for release, communication and positioning Optional: additional cNODE for backup release • Data Processing Unit (DPU) • Power Management Unit (PMU) for max. 30 batteries • Optional: CONTROS HydroC CH4, CONTROS HydroC CO2, HydroFlash Optode, 3rd Party Sensors incl. ADCP
  • Power unit
    up to 4 cNODE battery packs each • nominal capacity 156 Ah @20°C, 180mA • nominal voltage 14.4V @20°C, 2mA
  • More information
    The K-Lander is easy to assemble and take apart, and positioning and the amount/ type of sensors used, interfaces and batteries can be determined by the user, making it suitable for a wide range of projects. 2000 m depth is standard (other depth versions available on request).

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