Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
 2006 projects
ROV and AUV enhancements and upgrades

AUV Docking

Project Managers: Jim Bellingham, Brett Hobson
Lead Engineer: Jim Bellingham

To date this project has focused on developing a preliminary design for the docking system, including power and data transfer, a homing system, and mechanical parts for the dock and vehicle mating elements. In 2006, the team will build and deploy an AUV and docking system for the Dorado class vehicle.

Last updated: Feb. 05, 2009