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Z-Boat 1800

Product Name:Z-Boat 1800
Product Description:The Z-Boat 1800 is the ultimate high performance portable remotely-operated hydrographic survey boat. Offering 10kt maximum operating speed, singlebeam, side scan, and multibeam sonar payloads, now with autonomous waypoint navigation, Z-Boats are in action all around the world.
Length [m]:1.8
Width [m]:0.9
Height [m]:0.3
Min. weight of USV in air [kg]:25
Max. Weight of USV in air [kg]:50
Draft [m]:0.2
Number of thrusters:2
Thruster specifications:2
Min. turning radius [m]:2
Operational Area:N/A
Launch and recovery system:N/A
Max. speed [kn]:10
Min. crew size :1
Min. required number of surface computers:1
Max. Remote Operating Range:3000
Available size of storage room:1
Max. WMO seastate:2
Other requirements:
Navigation and Payload 
Navigation sensors - standard:GNSS
Navigation sensors - optional:IMU, Waypoint Autopilot
Payload sensors - standard:200kHz ES
Payload sensors - optional:ADCP, 33/200kHz ES, side scan, MBES
Energy and Propulsion 
Energy Source:24V batteries
Propulsion Power:2 HP Max
Endurance at nominal power [hr]:4
Communication and Control 
Type of Communication:Varies
Max. Baud rate [Mb/s]:15
Data sent to shore:Varies
Auto- control:
Control parameters sent to the USV:Waypoint plan
Emergency recovery procedure:
More information 
Applications:Inshore hydrographic surveys River discharge / stream gauging Search and recovery Water quality surveys Hazardous area surveys
Distinguishable features :High performance 5m/s (15fps) capability for high velocity environments.
Commercial Options:Manual and robotic navigation, singlebeam sonars, Tritech StarFish side scan, ADCP, IMU

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