Joint operation of M40 USV +3D Side scan sonar+ MS400 multibeam sounding system - Case Study
Location: The dangerous section of Longwan bridge in Foshan city and the harbors of Taishan power station in Tangshan bay, Taishan city
Date: April 25-28, 2018
Instrument: Oceanalpha M40 multi-purpose unmanned boat
Beijing Anderson Changchun 3DSS-DX-450 3D side scan sonar
Beijing Zhuhai Putonghua MS-400 multibeam sounding system
User: Guangdong Banting Survey Technology Co., Ltd.
In this mission, the M40 unmanned boat is deployed with a 3DSS-DX-450 3D side scan sonar, an MS-400 multibeam sounding system, a wave master navigation system and a wireless broadband antenna. Receiving mission commands from the base station, the unmanned boat controls the above instruments to conduct the bathymetric survey and submerged geomorphology detection automatically.
The mission includes watercourse survey and harbor basin survey.
Survey area around Longwan bridge, Foshan city(The red frame area)
The survey area includes both the upper and lower reach of the Longwan bridge and is of approximately 1 square kilometer and the water depth ranges from 2 to 5 meter.
- Harbor basincircumstance