Operator: HCMR - Hellenic Center for Marine Research
Instrument Type: ROV
Maximum operating (dive) depth: 2000 m Total weight: 750 kg Length: 2.2 m
Width: 0.9 m Height: 1.2 m Payload: 68 kg
Underwater speed: 2.5 knots (fwd/rev), 1.5 knots (vert/lat), bollard pull: 160 kg
Navigation: pressure depth meter, altimeter, digital and analogue compass, video graphics overlay (course, depth, date, time, compass, number of cable turns).
Sonars: Tritech Dual Frequency Scanning Sonar (675/1200 KHz) & Tritech Side Scan Sonar (910 KHz)
4 Cameras: Colour CCD video camera digital Still Camera (3.2 MPixel, 1Gb) with 4 green lasers
Lights: 2 x 100 W HID lights and 4 x 150 W Quartz lights
Manipulation: Hydrolek electro-hydraulic 5 function manipulator
Computer control system, two heavy duty instrument consoles, monitors, control box.
Support vessel: research vessel Philia and other suitable vessels
Availability for EUROFLEETS2:
Modality of access: Successful applicants will be offered an 12 days, 12 h use of MAX ROVER. In addition, 4 days will be required for the mobilization of the infrastructure from Crete (ROV permanent location) to Piraeus (R/V AEGAEO port).
Support offered under this proposal: The MAX ROV responsible group from HCMR will facilitate the use of the infrastructure for the undertaken work
Travel and shipment costs:
For the technical specifications please see the EurOceanEuropean Large Exchangeable Equipments InfoBase at