Remotely Operated Underwater Vehicle

WhiteShark MAX

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WhiteShark Max is a remote-controlled submarine vehicle which can dive up to 100 metres in depth. It has a solid driving unit and a nine-axis motion compensation system that allows full manoeuvrability, and it can automatically track sonar beacons through image recognition algorithms. The special material used for its construction is called “Schulmann PC+GF30”, which reduces the risk of disturbing sensitive marine animals, such as sharks. The vehicle is suitable for underwater inspection, cleaning contaminated areas or supporting salvage and rescue initiatives.

Credits
  • Manufacturer:
    Tianjin Deepfar Ocean Technology, Tianjin, China
  • In-house design:
    Tianjin Deepfar Ocean Technology, Tianjin, China
  • Design:
    Tianjin 712 Communication & Broadcasting Co., Ltd., Tianjin, China

Statement by the Jury

The technology and the construction are carefully adapted to the requirements under water, making WhiteShark Max a powerful and versatile underwater vehicle.