MARINE PROTECTED SECURITY -ILLEGAL FISHING

Protected natural parks or areas need to maintain very precise conditions so that the ecosystem is perfectly adapted to the survival of the animals or plant life in the area. Illegal fishing can severely disrupt the eco-system.

It is essential to have a system in place that allows park management to monitor intrusions or prohibited activities such as illegal fisheries or anchoring.

Connect one or multiple Radars to Marine Protected Security that targets can be easily identified and tracked. It is easy to set up a first type of boundary areas which will allow you to track any ARPA/AIS targets that approach the park perimeters.

A second type of boundary can be setup to guard the restricted and protected area. When a vessel enters this area, an Alarm can be triggered and the trespasser logged and tracked by the system.

Hovercraft drones can be quickly dispatched for reconnaissance or deployed from almost anywhere for surface to air response and for long range non-lethal countermeasures.

Marine Protected Security

MARINE PROTECTED SECURITY - ILLEGAL ANCHORING

Some natural parks are situated along coastal areas and are therefore exposed to the threat of illegal anchoring. As with fishing, the introduction of humans/animals or vehicles can disrupt the natural balance of an area. It is very important to be able to be immediately aware of illegal activity in the park so that it can be stopped as quickly as possible.

Marine Protected Security software can also be setup to automatically alert you by sending an email or text message. Even if no-one is physically present, it is still possible to be notified and deal with potential intruders. 

Maritime Surveillance

MARINE PROTECTED SECURITY - THE ENFORCEMENT OF PROTECTED AREA BOUNDARIES

A major concern of natural park management is effectively protecting the area’s boundaries. Many of these parks restrict or prohibit the entry of humans, animals and/or vehicles. In this case, it can be difficult and very costly to monitor the perimeters in an effective manner.

Marine Protected Security offers a range of powerful functions to monitor the park boundaries. Connect multiple cameras to the system so that you can view the perimeter in real time.  

Marine Protected Security lets users fully monitor an entire area in and around the boundaries. Long-distance approaching threats from pirates, terrorists or out of control vessels near shipping lanes can be identified by your radar system. This provides the time needed to prepare and call for action if needed.

Hovercraft drones can be quickly dispatched for reconnaissance or deployed from almost anywhere for surface to air response and for long range non-lethal countermeasures.

Marine Protected Security

MARINE PROTECTED SECURITY - TRAFFIC MONITORING

While some areas might not be under current restriction, it might be interesting for the park to know what the traffic is (statistics) in order to adjust policy if needed.

The optional Record and Replay module can be used to record all the traffic in the area (Radar, Targets and Camera). This can be used to identified offender thanks to the camera, but also to establish statistics and monitor the density of traffic in specific areas.

It is easy to set up a custom-configured advanced alarm system that will alert you to potential dangers. Certain areas on your nautical chart can be marked as “no enter” zones and various guard zones can be set up around your sanctuary monument or sanctuary area to protect against out of control vessels.

Marine Protected Security - AERIAL SURVEILLANCE AND RESPONSE

Drones fly to any way-point in seconds, visually detects humans and tracks them, leading security personnel to suspects in real-time while streaming live video and location to operators in the control room.

With drones there is real time flight management, flight tracking, planning, and sensor data management and dissemination enabling multiple UAS operators to plan and remotely share video, pictures, and tracks.

Drones fly a pre-defined route to identify suspicious activities near the facility perimeter. The drone is able to continuously search for moving objects while on patrol, alert and stream live videos in case of suspicious movements detection.

Each of our drones have the capability of “looking down” with high resolution video cameras to survey and search an area. Via on-board video recorder or FPV (first person view) technology, we can survey extensive terrain in real time. Once a subject of interest is located, the exact location can be relayed back to the ground crew. On-board video can also be downloaded for post-flight inspection.

Average flight times for these all electric drones is usually between 10-25 minutes giving the pilot enough time with several batteries to scan an area miles in diameter using a zig-zag sweep pattern or expanding spiral search pattern. One drone can search an extensive area in minutes that might take an entire group of ground personnel to cover in hours.

Marine Protected Security - EXTENDED SURFACE SURVEILLANCE AND RESPONSE

Hov Pod Ocean Hovercraft have unique abilities make Hov Pod extremely effective on the ocean. And hovercraft are safer and more fuel-efficient than boats for short distances, harbors, island clusters,  and moving seamlessly from water to land. Hov Pod Ocean Hovercraft are a great choice as they are not affected by small swells or the depth of water, or direction of the current. Hov Pod is softer-riding than a boat is, they are dry and fast, because it doesn’t confront the wave it flies over it.

Hov Pod unlike many other craft are also designed for salt water operation with enclosed quick lift off engine covers, high specification electrical components and stainless steel fittings that minimize corrosion, while increasing operational reliability and safety.

Given the logistical and economical challenges of monitoring harbors, oil platforms, waterside facilities, fish farms, contained ocean perimeters, monuments, sanctuaries or protected areas creates unique security issues. Deploying the right surveillance technologies can increase monitoring capability and guide law enforcement personnel to suspicious activities. Hovercraft deliver multi terrain capability meaning the Hov Pod Ocean Hovercraft can act immediately taking a direct line for fast response without concern to water depth or other surface limitations in its path.

Harbor Security

Marine Protected Security - CONTINUOUS MOBILE MONITORING

Currently, drones and hovercraft are helping to patrol amphibious areas around the world, but many additional applications remain to be developed.  For instance, tethered can provide a cost-effective platform capable of inspecting critical infrastructure such as pipelines, wind farms, solar parks and electric transmission lines in remote areas. Surveillance and monitoring of sensitive areas such as ports and airports, as well as search-and-rescue operations in remote areas such as desert regions, offshore areas and major inland waterways also can be supported by tethered drones. In law enforcement, UAVs can be used to keep a suspect “in sight” while a pursuit is underway in urban or rugged terrain environments.

Once a target area in identified and a route plan is programmed and the drone/hovercraft solution delivers surface to air viability and the ability to engage or provide critical surface response. Onboard video can also be downloaded for post-mission inspection. One drone and a hovercraft can search an extensive area in minutes that another crew may not be able to reach or that might take an entire group of ground personnel to cover in hours.

Marine Protected Security - CONTINUOUS DRONE MISSIONS 24/7

Drones have distance, flight time and operational limitations due to battery life, maximum remote control range and line of sight restrictions. If the home station is in a static location, operators must ensure that drones stay within remote control range or line of sight and that each drone has sufficient power to get home safely.

Autonomous all-terrain mobile surveillance, security, border patrol or search and rescue operations?

Mobile Drone Station - HoverHome is a mobile all terrain automated battery swap station, that not only allows for operation in remote areas but when a drones battery gets low, our robotic station can land the drone, swap the battery with a freshly charged one, and relaunch the drone to resume its mission. All with or without a pilot or crew on-board.

HoverHome - Mobile Drone Station is expanding the capabilities of commercial drones, by allowing for launching and landing on water, amphibious or hard to reach terrain. Enabling near-continuous flights with minimal down time, this mobile automated battery swap station also ensures data is collected when and where it is needed in a data-driven world.

Mobile Drone Station

USV

Marine Protected Security - Long Range Reconnaissance

Our engineers have developed various unique and proprietary features for the Transranger including but not limited to quick release wing latches, integrated internal fuel tank, aerofoil shaped landing gear, antennas build into the winglets and internal GPS, meaning zero drag induced by these systems, rapid deploy airframe for quick assembly and transport, highly optimized manufacturing and composite techniques along with many other ‘Transranger only’ features.

These features and design values allow for an incredibly low weight system with a maximum take-off weight of only 16kg. The payload bay can be tailored to fit and mount a wide range of cameras, sensors and other equipment, the system offers great flexibility without limiting the operator or mission scope. Designed to be aerodynamically stable and steady in low speed flight applications the Transranger is designed to cruise at 20m/s. The airframe has a maximum VNE speed of 30m/s and a low stall speed of 13m/s and an incredible endurance of up to 7 hours. 

At Approximately 1800 feet altitude, 45 mph, the trip on way will take approximately depending on conditions. Continuous 24/7 Surveillance.

FIXED WING HIGHLIGHTS

◊ Made From the Highest-Grade Materials
◊ Highly Optimized Composite Frame
◊ Advanced Aerodynamic Design
◊ Efficient Cruise with Very Low Drag
◊ Incredibly Low Weight at Only 5.6kg
◊ Airframe is Completely Modular
◊ Rapid Deployment Case To in the Air
◊ Vertical Takeoff No Need for a Runway

◊ Vertical Landing No Expensive Catapult
◊ Multi-rotor Flight & Fixed Wing Flight
◊ VTOL Technology into Fixed Wing System
◊ Take-Off and Land in Confined Spaces
◊ Quick Release Wing Latches
◊ Integrated Internal Fuel Tank
◊ Aero foil Shaped Landing Gear
◊ Antennas Build Into the Winglets

◊ Internal GPS, Meaning Zero Drag
◊ Tailored To Fit a Wide Range of Cameras
◊ Steady in Low Speed Flight Applications
◊ Designed To Cruise At 20m/S
◊ Maximum VNE Speed of 30m/S
◊ Low Stall Speed of 13m/S
◊ Flight Endurance Of Up To 7 Hours
◊ New Generation in Unmanned Aircraft

Marine Protected Security - Long Range Countermeasure

We offer a laser or dazzle gun either as a standalone system as in the rifle (RifleDazz) or the DazzPod -1 a mounted format for smaller vessels or one of our larger integrated LRAD systems to vary the defense when confronted by these threats.

The POD Ops dazzle gun solutions are a type of laser weapon which uses green light to disorient and temporary blind pirates as well as other types of threats. The concentrated blast of green light can be used during both day and night.

Long range acoustic device (LRAD) is a non-lethal anti-piracy device which uses pain inducing sound beam to drive away pirates, thieves, vandals, intrduders and other threats. The sonic weapon produces high-pitched noise that is higher than the tolerance level of an average human being. LRAD have been mainly used on cargo and cruise ships until now.

Detect

◊ Communicate
◊ Alert
◊ Warn

Delay/Deny

◊ Discourage
◊ Disorient
◊ Intimidate

Defeat

◊ Direct Action
◊ Incapacitate
◊ Eliminate

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