RADius 2000

Relative positioning reference system

RADIUS 2000 is a high precision relative positioning reference system designed for DP applications requiring robust and reliable relative positioning. It is a fully solid state system with low maintenance costs, developed for multiple users leveraging the same transponders simultaneously.

Tags

  • Offshore
  • Surface
  • Relative reference system
  • Transponder
  • Radar principles
  • Acoustic telemetry
  • Hydroacoustic positioning
  • Sensor fusion

Innovative technology

RADius is an inventive system based on radar principles, consisting of solid state components and advanced signal processing which allows for simultaneous and continuous measurements to any practical number of transponders. With the capability to support multiple sensor heads, RADius can operate as an omnidirectional system providing full 360˚ signal acquisition and prevention of blind angles. It is equipped with an intuitive touch-ready HMI for ease of use during operations.

Operational Excellence

The RADius system delivers operational excellence with autodetecting transponders, a wide vertical operational sector of 100°, and the ability to measure accurate range and bearing to any transponder within a range of up to 550 metres. Additionally, the system furnishes a variety of transponders suitable for any operation that demands a robust and dependable relative positioning solution.

Reliability and Certification

Ensuring continuity and high availability, RADius is recognized for its no moving parts, easy installation, and capability to operate under all weather conditions.

Key features

  • No moving parts
  • No regular maintenance
  • Easy and quick installation
  • Support for multiple sensors for extended operational area (100-360° coverage)
  • Automatic search for transponders
  • Operates in all weather conditions
  • Multi-vessel capability
  • each transponder can be used simultaneously by any number of vessels
  • ATEX, IECEx, Inmetro and UL certified transponders available for use in hazardous offshore environment
  • Dependent on type of installation

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