SeaOrbiter is an autonomous drifting underwater scientific platform of 2600 tons displacement built of Sealium,
a recyclable aluminium designed for marine environments.
The 22-member crew can observe, listen to and study marine life 24/7 on prolonged missions.
On stopovers at major ports, this vertical vessel adjusts its ballast and raises its keel to reduce its draught to 8m.
58 meters high
27 meters above the waterline
4 accommodation levels above the waterline
31 meters below the waterline
6 accommodation levels below the waterline