OCEANOGRAPHY

Our small, smart, dexterous robotic arms are providing an expansion to the research and exploration capabilities of marine biologists, explorers, and diving enthusiasts.

Providing a previously unavailable level of intelligence and ability to reach into small areas, the Reach System provides a capability multiplier ready to go on existing ROVs.

Teledyne Seabotix vLBV300 with a Reach 5 Mini electric underwater manipulator

Teledyne Seabotix vLBV300 with a Reach 5 Mini customised with soft gripper for marine organism collection

Use Cases

  • Collection of coral samples and sediment.
  • Delicate organism investigation.
  • Selective sterilisation of Crown-of-Thorns Starfish and other pests.
  • Recovery of debris and ocean junk.

Benefits

  • High-usability and intuitive control. Cut your operator training to a minimum.
  • Active compliance on rotate and end-effector joints provide protection against overload and collision
  • High-Clamping Force. Grab with confidence.
  • High dexterity manipulation. Multiply your capability beyond a standard grabber to reach complex locations.

Some of our marine research users

Teledyne Seabotix vLBV300 with a Reach System Electric Rotating Grabber

Teledyne Seabotix vLBV300 with a Reach System Rotating Grabber places a seabed marker