For Immediate Release
Date: May 24, 2017

Eric Yates,
Sales Manager
Newton Labs



Seattle, Washington - May 24, 2017

Introducing the PL4000UW

High Resolution Fixed Line Underwater Laser Scanner designed for ROV/AUV deployment
    Accurately captures dimensions, sea floor measurements, corrosion and other as-built features

  • Depth rated up to 4000m and designed specifically for ROV Deployment
  • Simple integration with Industry standard IMU's and MUX's
  • Live camera view allows operator to set scanning region of interest.
  • Designed for ROV and AUV Deployment
  • Scanning range between 1.5-10 meters
  • Data available instantly as well as stored for later analysis

Newton Labs, the largest manufacturer in the world of underwater laser scanners, is pleased to introduce its new PL4000UW. This fixed line underwater laser scanner is specifically designed for capturing high resolution metrology data deployed on ROV and AUV submersibles.

The PL4000UW expands on Newton’s high resolution laser scanning product line, perfect for underwater metrology and IRM..

“The PL4000UW increases our extensive underwater laser scanning line that already stands as the most complete product offering of underwater laser scanners in the world, ” said Eric Yates, Newton Labs’ Sales Manager. "With the PL4000UW we've produced a plug and play product that will easily integrate with a variety of industry hardware and the effort has enhanced our whole product line."

The PL4000UW easily interfaces with IMU devices, either integral to the ROV/AUV or exterior IMU systems. The scanner draws its power from the MUX or ROV/AUV and only requires 24VDC and GigEthernet from the MUX or ROV/AUV. The PL4000UW is depth rated to 4000 Meters and has a 10 Meter scanning range and is easily mounted on ROV or AUV submersibles

About Newton Labs

Seattle based Newton Labs is a privately held manufacturer of machine vision, laser scanning, robotics, and optical automation. Newton is the orginal developer of comercially available underwater laser scaners and is the worlds largest producer of underwater laser scanners. Over its more than 20 year history Newton Labs has deployed more than 30,000 machine vision, laser scanning, robotic, and automation systems worldwide.

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