ARGO - X Benefits

  • Fast maritime rescue due to the high speed of the boat (60 nm or 111 km/h)
  • Support offshore platforms in the event of a rapid need for any of supplies or tools, especially in heavy weather and high waves environment
  • Helping to reduce the rate of marine pollution by dropping oil through continuous (automated) measurements of the pollution rate resulted by each transport vessel separately and holding violators accountable
  • Detecting any leaks from oil tankers in the waiting areas in the Swiss Gulf, different ports, and the Swiss Canal
  • Extinguishing fires for ships or oil and gas rigs
  • Routine underwater scanning for any left-over or dropped objects to secure ship movement in Swiss canal
  • Photography, instant transfer and spatial survey with surveillance cameras
  • Contribute to support exploration, underwater search, and offshore drilling
  • Documenting events for insurance claim purposes such as physical damage due to collision, bad weather and collapse
  • Participation in marine research via monitoring systems, mitigating hazards, and improving the management of seas and coastal areas