UTEK get a grant of “Cheque Innovación Program, funded by Comunidad de Madrid and European Regional Development Fund. The scope of the activity is IPR protection by the submission of a patent request.
Last February 12nd UTEK took part in a capability demonstration in SAGGAS facilities, located in Sagunto Port. The activity is part of the European Project PICASSO leaded by SASEMAR and with the participation of Fundación Valenciaport.
Last November 10th, UTEK made available to the Valenciaport Foundation, and in collaboration with the company ATEINCO, its unmanned vessel to perform underwater threat detection tests.
UTEK tooks part in the fifth edition of National R&D Congress in Defense and Security
Last November 22nd the Third Iberian Robotics Conference was hold in Sevilla with the objective of showing the robotic research and development of new applications. UTEK took part with the paper “High reliability unmanned vessels”
On the last 20th, the digital spanish version of Expansion newspaper published, on the cover of its supplement NAUTA 360, a publication about UTEK company and the development of its unmanned surface boat in collaboration with NARWHAL and TOURON.
The SV01P completes its first 50 navigation hours with a fail rate equal to 0%.
The first tests with the unmanned system was successfully performed using a radio link with the Ground Control Station.
UTEK’s first Prototype, SV01P, was launched in San Juan reservoir where subsystems tests begin. During the first navigation, TOURON experts checked engine performances with NARWHAL platform.
Integration of UTEK’s first Prototype, SV01P is finished. After vessel manufacturing in NARWHAL facilities in Vigo (Spain), the boat is moved to TOURON facilities for integration of engine and subsystems.