Harzardous cargo located and surveyed by AUV SEACON

AUV Seacon has located the remaining cargo containers at a depth of 15MSW. The AUV carried out a search pattern using onboard side-scan sonar and has located the deck cargo staning upright on the seabed.

Side-scan sonar was employed to complete wide-area search patterns, producing accurate backscatter maps. This data has been recovered from the AUV and have been used to identify and locate the submerged cargo.

All images/data recovered from the AUV can then be sent via wifi back to the command centre. The container below was located at position .