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Iver4 580 UUV

Iver4 580 UUV

Built with Iver4 next-generation technology, the Iver4 580 features a full suite of sensors in a portable size (5.8" diameter and 82" length) and small mission footprint for rapid deployment. The combination of transportability and in-water efficiency makes the Iver4 580 the ideal vehicle for commercial and defense survey missions.

Iver4 580 UUV

Designed to minimize off-mission time

Its sealed battery section can be swapped in the field and easily reassembled without the need for vacuum pump or INS-realignment. Data recorded from the on-board sensor suite can be downloaded from the Iver4 580 at GigE speed allowing the vehicle to get back on mission in minutes.

Featured News

© UK MOD L3Harris Iver3 AUV being loaded onto RN Vessel. Photo: LPhot Will Haigh

Trade Release | 06. 12. 2020

L3Harris Technologies to Upgrade Iver3 Vehicles in support of the Royal Navy’s Project Wilton

L3Harris has received an order to upgrade three Iver3 Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUV) to be used in support of the Royal Navy’s Project Wilton.

© UK MOD L3Harris Iver3 AUV being loaded onto RN Vessel. Photo: LPhot Will Haigh

Trade Release | 06. 12. 2020

L3Harris Technologies to Upgrade Iver3 Vehicles in support of the Royal Navy’s Project Wilton

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Press release | 01. 14. 2019

L3Harris Technologies to Provide Unmanned Undersea Vehicle to Defense Innovation Unit

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Press release | 04. 04. 2017

L3 Acquires OceanServer Technology

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Press release | 04. 09. 2018

L3 Unveils Advanced Iver Autonomous Undersea Vehicle

Product Specifications

  • Portability: Iver4 580 is less than 100 pounds and is only 82 inches long. Our design team balanced the size of this vehicle design to fit a full suite of sensors while maintaining a small mission footprint.
  • Simplified Logistics: Iver4 580 features sealed, field-swappable battery sections. These sections are paired at a wet-break point with no special tools, heading realignment or vacuum pump required. 
  • Minimum Mission Downtime: With true hot-swappable battery sections and GigE download speeds, the Iver4 580 can be back on mission within minutes. This further optimizes the time to get better mission results.
  • Purpose Built Vehicle with Full Sensor Suite: Standard vehicle configuration includes side scan sonar, swath bathymetry, inertial navigation system, sound velocity probe and doppler velocity probe. This full sensor suite delivers the highest quality mission data for every mission.
Depth 200m/300m Rated Durable Titanium Center Section Configurations
  Depth Sensor
Length 2 m (82 in)
O.D. .15 m (5.8 in) Carbon Fiber Tubes
Endurance 6/12/18/36 Hour Configurations
Speed >4 knots transit
  >5 knots sprint
Power Swappable Battery Sections
Inertial Navigation System INS based on iXBlue PHINS Compact C3 fiber-optic gyroscope
Side Scan Sonar Dual Frequency 1600/600 kHz or 900/600 kHz configurations
Swath Bathymetry 600 kHz Interferometric co-registered sonar
Field Rugged Operator Console Getac for mission planning, operating and data viewing. Includes VectorMap Mission Planning Software and VectorMap surface radio.
Topside Deck Box

Surface equipment for subsurface comms with Benthos Acoustic Modem

Handheld Remote Controller Rugged water resistant remote with joystick for surface control (300+ m range)
Acoustic Pinger Underwater locator beacon
SVP Sensor Sound velocity probe (AML)
Doppler Velocity Log 80m/140m bottom lock configurations
Rugged Transit Case Shock absorbent mounting
Safety Systems Watchdog Iridium safety systems
Support Iver API Documentation Support
  Forward Payload Integration including RemoteHelm Tester Software
  12 Month Warranty

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