SeaRobotics to manufacture Lockheed Martin’s underwater AUV

SeaRobotics to manufacture Lockheed Martin’s underwater AUV

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US: Lockheed Martin has selected SeaRobotics Corporation as the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) for its Marlin Mk3 Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV), exclusively designed for survey and inspection applications in depths up to 4,000 meters. The Marlin Mk3’s modular, plug and play mission package architecture and dual AUV/Remote Operated Vehicle propulsion modes can perform a wide range of deepwater geophysical survey and structural integrity management inspection operations. The AUV can be outfitted with sophisticated sensor packages including multi-beam, side scan, 3D, sub-bottom profiler, and synthetic aperture sonars, as well as high resolution video, still photo, and laser profilers, enabling advanced autonomous data acquisition, processing, analysis and response.

Source: Lockheed Martin