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The Hyper-Sub Speedboat That Transforms Into A Submarine

The Hyper-Sub Multipurpose Subsea Utility Vehicle (or MSV) is a game changing subsea technology; and it’s about to change how we think about subsea access.As a speedboat, the Hyper-Sub is a high speed, long range surface craft that deploys with ease from a dock or beach and can travel long distances.

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It has two 480-hp Yanmar 6LY3-ETP diesel engines and a cruising speed of 38 mph (26 knots). Providing the same usefulness, independence, versatility and economy as that of any other long range 900hp speedboat.

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As a submarine, Hyper-Sub provides on demand deep dive, high endurance submarine capabilities. Hyper-Sub can dive repeatedly when deployed given its ability to recharge its batteries and dive air.

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It provides protection for its crew from changes in pressure and the environment.The result is a submarine that deploys, travels and operates just as easily, quickly and inexpensively as that of a surface craft.

With 30,000 lbs. of lift, separated in 8 different compartments, the HyperSub can still return to the surface, in a controlled way, even in the event of total systems failure, including electronics, hydraulics and other functionality.When submerged, the Hyper-Buoyancy of the HyperSub allows for very rapid ascent capability if needed in an emergency.

The Hyper-Sub can return to the surface even if the cabin were completely flooded. The Hyper-Sub, if inverted during extreme weather conditions, can submerge and right itself. The Hyper-Sub can return its cabin to a position ABOVE the waterline, ending any crisis due to through-hull penetration failure.