We are launching a new modular ‘Short MPT (Multifunction Positioning Transponder),
depth rated for 4000m in response to the demand from the Offshore Survey & Construction
industry. The transponder has more functionality, in order to save survey, vessel
and project time.
This unique multifunctional transponder has the capability of SSBL (Super-Short
BaseLine), LBL (Long Base Line), Multi- User LBL and Metrology measurement with
3cm accuracy. The transponder can be configured in the field to include modular
options comprising: split transducer head, release mechanism and serial interfacing
to external sensors. The new ‘Shorty’ MPT is fully compatible with all Kongsberg
HPR and HiPAP acoustic systems in addition to the Hydro Acoustic Inertial Navigation
Our Acoustic Operating Positioning Software system, APOS, and the new ‘Shorty’
transponder gives the user an extremely versatile package that brings substantial
cost savings to any offshore project.