Steering, Diving, and Propulsion Systems for Autonomous Undersea Vehicle (AUV) and Torpedoes

Moog has over 50 years of motion control system design and manufacturing experience in the undersea domain. US Navy submarine programs have relied on Moog for mission critical actuation hardware from the USS GEORGE WASHINGTON class to the USS VIRGINIA class. For applications in challenging environments: Moog has reliable, low risk solutions to ensure mission success when performance really matters.

Large Autonomous Undersea Vehicle

For ROV and AUV platforms Moog provides motors, controllers, actuators, servovalves, and sonar equipment and is making investments in future technologies to support these platforms. Moog facilities in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and Germany are dedicated to the naval and marine industries

1. Fin Actuator Conrol Electronics

Up to 4 axis independent control. 1 ATM housing designed for deep seawater submersion. Various power ranges and communication protocols.

2. Pump Motors & Controllers

Pressure compensated motor for deep water submersion. Electronics provided in a separate 1 ATM housing or integrated with the motor. Various horsepower and operating power ranges.

3. Main Propulsion Motors

Various horsepower ranges. Pressure compensated for deep seawater submersion. Control electronics provided in a separate 1 ATM housing.

4. Fin Control Actuators

Sinusoidal wound motors for quiet operation. Pressure compensated for deep seawater submersion. Various torque and power ranges. Various communication protocols.

5. Linear Electromechanical Actuator

Pressure compensated motor for deep seawater submersion. Wet ball screw (no need for leak prone linear seals). 2-4" stroke. 250 to 10,000 lbs force.