HELIX Neptune is a multi-functional robot designed to tackle some extreme challenges. Employing patented screw-pontoon technologies, HELIX Neptune is amphibious, making land-water transitions smoothly with no requirement for human intervention, specialty gear or a boat launch ramp.
Introducing the newest member of the FLEET
HELIX Neptune weighs in at 350 kg, with an additional 100 kg spare payload capacity for additional sensors and gear. HELIX Neptune typically travel at 1 m/s, but has additional thrusters to cruise on water at 2-3 m/s.
The robot has high torque motors for hill climbing and traversing through mud, sludge and tailings. Standard payloads include a single beam sonar, sampling tools, and multi-directional camera systems.