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1. (WO2017056105) MANOEUVRING DEVICE AND METHOD THEROF

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/056105    International Application No.:    PCT/IN2016/050309
Publication Date: Fri Apr 07 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Fri Sep 16 01:59:59 CEST 2016
IPC: B63B 35/66
B63B 21/56
B63B 35/00
B63B 35/40
B63B 35/42
B63B 35/68
Applicants: TOW-BOTIC SYSTEMS PRIVATE LIMITED
Inventors: VAZ, Gary
HOLOHAN, Eric
Title: MANOEUVRING DEVICE AND METHOD THEROF
Abstract:
The present invention provides a remote-controllable underwater device for manoeuvring a vessel. The device comprising at least one housing, a connection unit provided on the housing for rigidly attaching below the water to the vessel to be manoeuvred, at least one propeller mounted on the housing for moving the device and the vessel attached to the connection unit, an antenna for communication with the device from a remote control unit, at least one sensor for path tracking and positioning of the device and the vessel, and a power source for providing power to the connection unit, the propeller, the antenna, and the sensor.