Posted on 04.04.2008 - 08:00 EDT in AUV NEWS by Rons_ROV_Links
It is also available in an inspection version for oil & gas applications particularly adapted to limited access areas. K-Ster is featuring a patented tiltable head with a payload of up to 5 kg, carrying camera, light and sonar or other types of sensors.
K-Ster's low weight (50 kg) allows an easy deployment of the vehicle and gives a light and portable solution for short inspection tasks in water depth down to 300 metres, up to 1000 m from its launching point. K-Ster is a powerful vehicle able to hover even when facing strong current. Its operational speed is over 6 knots.
ECA Recently sold more than 100 K-Ster to an Asian Navy, Image Courtesy ECA