Towed Vehicles Comparisons

Chelsea has a vehicle to suit your needs and budgets

Chelsea Technologies Group is the world's leading designer & manufacturer of towed oceanographic platforms. We can offer small portable systems for use from small research vessels or ships of opportunity to large, dedicated systems that are permanently installed on ocean going research vessel.     

 

    NuShuttle - Towed, undulating, data gathering platform for oceanographic monitoring   SeaSoar II - World's leading cceanographic data gathering vehicle
Specification Comparisons:   NuShuttle - Towed, undulating, data gathering platform for oceanographic monitoring  

SeaSoar II - World's leading towed, oceanographic data gathering vehicle

Length:   1.3m    2m 
Width:   0.5m   1.60m
Height:   0.6m   0.98m
Weight in Water:   72kg   150kg
Towing Speed (knots)   5 to 15   9 to 12
Depth Range: (faired cable)   0 to >150m   0 to 500m
Depth Range: (unfaired  cable)   0 to 80m   0 to 100m
Dive/Climb Speed   up to 2m/s   up to 3m/s
         
    NuShuttle is a low cost, large payload vehicle which can be towed from research vessels & ships of opportunity at speeds of 5-15 knots, to operational depths of 150m.   SeaSoar is the world's leading open ocean towed undulating vehicle capable of undulating from the surface to 500 metres at tow speeds of up to 12 knots.