Used for scientific research in inland waters and oceans.
Complexes provide control of water parameters, bottom sediments and the surface layer of the patrol area of aquatory, video inspection of bottom areas, underwater structures and beach approach, water surface location and water column ultrasonic sounding.
Geological structure research of the continental shelf and potential resource determination by geological environment monitoring, physical fields measuring above the ocean bottom, mapping
Information support for the World Ocean resources development, monitoring of energy, mineral and biological resources located on the bottom, subsoil and in the covering waters, in particular
Regulation of the resource survey and natural resource monitoring in the World Ocean in compliance with the interests of the state
Researching of oil and gas bearing zones, cryohydrate gas deposits, sedimentary rocks and benthic communities oriented to mineral exploration
Marine environment protection and preservation, research of changes in ecological situation for the World Ocean and the Arctic Basin, in particular
Bottom structure research to ensure the safety protection of the underwater structure construction
Operational information support of rescue works, emergency response and recovery
For scientific research vessels
For manned scientific underwater vessels