AutoNaut Introduction

AutoNaut ® is a wave propelled Unmanned Surface Vessel (USV) creating a step forward in autonomous data gathering.

Wave propelled means no fuel to cross the world's oceans.

USV means controlled by satellite from anywhere on the planet.

AutoNaut is the answer to the age-old challenge of affordable oceanic data gathering and creates new opportunities to meet unique mission requirements in a changing world.

Our USV’s features Designed for extreme endurance bringing new capabilities

Rocking and rolling effortlessly through the ocean waves, AutoNaut also harvests solar energy to power state of the art electronics.

  • Extreme range and endurance
  • Zero carbon propulsion
  • Silence and minimal visibility
  • Ample payload power 
  • Support for a wide range of sensors on a mast, through the hull, and towed
  • Persistent cost-effective data gathering
  • Scalable  – larger boats go faster
  • Design flexibility
  • Remote guidance via satellite and shorter range radio
  • Track following within a few metres
  • Station keeping within 35m / Accurate repeatable grid transects
  • Easy launch & retrieval from slipway or ship

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