fbpx Kongsberg EM2042 MBES System - Rental Technology & Services AS
Hit enter to search or ESC to close

Kongsberg EM2042 MBES System

Availability: Rental

Small in size, but powerful in potential, the EM 2042 Multibeam Echosounder is efficient, light, robust and reliable: delivering high-density, high-resolution, clean data in the most demanding marine environments. With simple installation and failure free operation, the EM 2042 has been designed for use on a wide variety of vessels. It’s accuracy, versatility and stability, with real/true yaw stabilisation, extends weather windows and optimises survey duration – giving you the data you need, when you need it. Easy to deploy, and energy efficient to run, the EM 2042 sets a new standard in shallow water seabed mapping – unlocking understanding for sustainable ocean space development.

Other Use Cases


    • 60% lighter than EM 2040, allowing deployment on a range of vessel sizes, including unmanned surface vessels (USVs)
    • Market leading clean data acquisition thanks to high fidelity in-house INS integration (Seapath)
    • Advanced beam steering to meet stringent requirements for data density and resolution
    • Reduced power consumption
    • True Multifrequency backscatter
    • Easy installation, set-up and configuration – with mounting either on a ship’s hull or ‘over the side’, and automatic system detection and set-up (Seapath and EM)
    • Real/true yaw stabilisation to help maximise weather windows
    • Designed to allow rapid change of sonar heads, while comprehensive service and support is available 24/7 through KONGSBERG’s global network
    • No need for export licences or other legacy considerations

    CONTACT General sales enquiries

    +47 52 81 47 60 (24 hour)