AUV HUGIN

Location:
Horten, Norway
Location Coordinates:
Lat 59.412470 Long 10.485530
Organisation & Address:

Norwegian Defense Research Establishment (NDRE), Forsvarets forskningsinstitutt (FFI), PB 25, 2027 Kjeller, Norway

Infrastructure Web site address:
Max No of EF+ Days:
10
Dimensions:

Depth Rating

Length

Diameter

Total System Weight

Endurance (AUV)

3000m max

5.6m

75cm

1000kg

15-25hours

Technical Detail

General Information:

The Hugin AUV is designed for military and civilian scientific use, it is of a modular design, container based and can easily be equipped with temporary sensors.

Safe launch and recovery up to seastate 5-6.

Payloads: Synthetic Aperture Sonar, Multi-beam echo sounder, sub-bottom profiler, cameras, oceanographic sensors, Ch4 detector, Magnetometer, turbidity sensor, fishery sonar, acoustic towed array

Vessel Requirements:

n/a

Modality of Access

Equipment transportation costs up to a maximum amount will be covered by Eurofleets+.  Users should contact EurofleetsPlus@marine.ie prior to submitting an application to ensure shipment costs from their location are covered.   

Support Offered to EurofleetsPlus Users

Support will be provided during planning, mobilisation and demobilisation and post survey. Operators will be available to operate the AUV.

Contact Details

Applicants are welcomed to discuss the initial feasibility of their work while they prepare their application with the operator of HAVFO AUV at Petter.Lagstad@ffi.no

Please indicate any clearances required for area or type of activity?

None

Infrastructure availability by year/time of year for EF+:

Year

Availability by Month

Not available

2020

TBD. Part of annual cruise planning

 

2021

TBD. Part of annual cruise planning

 

2022

TBD. Part of annual cruise planning

 

Technical specification documents: