Our oceans are unexplored and undersampled—today, we still know more about other planets than our own. How can we get to a better understanding of this vast, important ecosystem?
Watch Saildrone COO Sebastien de Halleux on the TED stage share how a new fleet of wind and solar-powered ocean drones is collecting data at sea in unprecedented detail, revealing insights into things like global weather and the health of fish stocks.
Learn more about what a better grasp of the ocean could mean for us back on land.
Navigating an ocean of data, delivering a world of possibilities.
Saildrone is a US business that designs, manufactures, and operates a fleet of the world’s most capable, proven, and trusted uncrewed surface vehicles (USVs). Predominantly powered by wind and solar, Saildrone USVs have a minimal carbon footprint. They are equipped with advanced sensors and machine learning technology to deliver critical data and intelligence from any ocean at any time of year. Solutions include maritime domain awareness, ocean data, and ocean mapping. Saildrone operations and data collection services are encrypted and secure.