Ideal for exploring the beauty of shallow waters and sea bed, the Platypus offers several benefits:
a unique Boat: On the surface, enjoy the navigation and cross the clear waters with an original boat with exceptional stability.
a submarine like no one else: go to the underwater world in open water and discover new diving sensation by flying over the sitting comfortably underwater ... underwater!
a connected craft: Ability to share his moments and emotions live, thanks to underwater communication system (optional)
Platypus allows to have a professional working platform and facilitates the execution of works in the funds shallow underwater surveillance and maintenance facilities Energy underwater (. ... Turbines), industrial and aquaculture (oysters, mussels, etc.) wreck, treasure& archeological research ...
A multi purpose underwater working platform
A solution for shark attacks et to know them better
"The" sharks issue "unfortunately too celebrated today, forced the authorities to many sights to ban the practice of swimming, surfing, body board or in some busy areas by tourists as Reunion.
A future version of Platypus could be equipped with a cage shark and could offer a safe & attractive alternative to overcome these security restrictions, which may affect the proper development of tourism
APPLICATIONS I Fly above and below the water surface
Solution for cleaning the waste located on the seacoast:
In standard configuration, the Platypus is able to quickly fly over underwater areas to locate the pollution, and guard the status of widllife and flora.
CDO Innov and Platypus Craft develop a specific version for collecting waste in the sea: with a pump system and a storage equipment, it will be able to able to collect waste in 4 configurations:
- On the surface, the platypus collect floating waste
- Semi submersible configuration "midwater", the platypus retrieve the waste sustension between the surface and 2m depth
- Semi submersible configuration "seabed cleaner", the driver on the boat will sail along an operator who will go walking on the seabed to clean the floor with an underwater vacuum cleaner
- Semi submersible configuration "seabed cleaner" with "drone" mode, there will be no driver on the platypus: fitted with a radio-controlled system, the boat will follow alone the operator who clean the seabed
This version is adapted to the needs of township wishing to clean their coasts and is a unique solution to stem the issue of plastic continents to the problem.
Scuba diving for everyone!
Platypus is first of all an -excellent- boat and does not require special skills but the capacity driving a boat (however it is strongly recommended that the pilot is having a scuba diving certification for rental purposes)
No need air tanks thanks to the air compressors (2 hookah system) providing the air to divers
Product certifified as a Class C boat with CE Certification*
* A Class C boat is a vessel built to navigate inshore such as lakes, rivers, bays and close to the shore and can sustain UP TO force 6 and waves UP TO 2 meters.
A real solution for disabled people
Platypus allows disabled people to dive safely and easily. Adaptations form of equipment are being developed in co-operation with our Handiplongée ambassador, Philippe Streiff, former F1 driver, became a tetraplegic and now Technical Advisor of Road Safety to the French Minister of Transport