manned Marine (UMV) and Ground Vehicles (UGV) - Global Strategic Business Report

Unmanned Marine (UMV) and Ground Vehicles (UGV) - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Sep 8, 2011, 506 Pages
US$4,950.00
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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Unmanned Marine (UMV) and Ground Vehicles (UGV) in US$ Million by the following major Product Segments: Unmanned Ground Vehicles (UGVs), and Unmanned Marine Vehicles (UMVs). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2017. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 96 companies including many key and niche players such as AB Precision (Poole) Ltd., Accurate Automation Corporation, Allen-Vanguard Corporation, BAE Systems, Bluefin Robotics Corporation, DOK-ING, General Dynamics Corporation, ITT Corporation, iRobot Corporation, Kongsberg Maritime AS, Lockheed Martin Corporation, Maritime Applied Physics Corp., Maritime Robotics, Northrop Grumman, Oregon Iron Works, Inc., QinetiQ North America, Inc., and SeaRobotics Corporation.  Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL research and reported select online sources.


TABLE OF CONTENTS

1. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS 1
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations 1
Disclaimers 2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level 3
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics 3
Product Definition and Scope of Study 3
Unmanned Ground Vehicles (UGVs) 3
Unmanned Marine Vehicles (UMVs) 3

2. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW 4
UMVs & UGVs: A Quick Market Primer 4
Market Traits 4
Growth Prospects Tied to Defense and Military Spending 4
War in the 21st Century Ushers in the March of the Steel
Soldiers 5
World Military Spending Flies in the Face of Recession 5
Table 1: Global Military Expenditure (2009): Top 15
Military Spenders in the Year 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 6
Table 2: Global Military Expenditure (2008): Percentage
Share of Spending Against GDP by Leading Spenders (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 7
Implications for the UMV & UGV Market: An Unequivocal Review 7
Outlook 8
Market Dynamics: A Review 8
Work-Class Unmanned Vehicles: The Next Frontier of Evolution 8
Table 3: Global Work Class Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV)
Market in the Oil & Gas Industry (2010): Percentage Share
Breakdown of Annual Expenditure by Region (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 8

Table 4: Global Workclass Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV)
Market (2012P): Breakdown of Number of Units by Region
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 9
Technology Developments Invigorates the UMV & UGV Market 9
UMVs: Market Metrics 9
Increased Autonomy & Reduced Complexity to Drive UMV Market 10
Increased Offshore Drilling Activity Bodes Well for the UMV
Market 10
Table 5: Global Offshore Production of Oil & Gas (2012P):
Breakdown of Capital Expenditure (Capex) & Operating
Expenses (Opex) (in US$ Billion) by Region (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 11

Table 6: World Market for Offshore Drilling (2012):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Capital Expenditure (Capex) &
Operating Expenses (Opex) by Segment - Shallow Water & Deep
Water 11
Deepwater Applications Drive AUV Deployments Worldwide 12
Underwater Oil and Gas Exploration: A Key Revenue Spinning
End-Use 12
Key Statistical Findings 13
Table 7: World Automated Underwater Vehicles (AUV) Market
(2010): Percentage Share Breakdown of Units in Use by
Sector (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 13

Table 8: World Automated Underwater Vehicles (AUV) Market
(2010): Percentage Share Breakdown of Units in Use by Size
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 13
UGVs: Market Metrics 13
Military Applications to Spur Growth of UGVs 13
Medium & Large UGVs to Witness Strong Demand 14
Future of UGVs Contingent On Federal Funding Programs 14
UGVs in City Fighting: A Future End-Use Application to Drive
Growth 15
War in Middle East Spurs Demand for EODs 15

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW 16
Unmanned Ground Vehicles (UGVs): Definition & Overview 16
Teleoperated UGV 16
Autonomous UGV 16
Man Portable Systems 17
Unmanned Marine Vehicles (UMVs): Definition & Overview 17
Unmanned Surface Vehicles 17
USV Developments in the Past: Down the Timeline 17
USA 17
Japan 18
Canada 18
Israel 19
Portugal 19
France 19
Germany 20
Recent and Future USV Capabilities 20
Unmanned Underwater Vehicles 20
Remotely Operated Vehicles 20
Autonomous Underwater Vehicles 21

4. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS 22
Saab Seaeye Introduces Panther XT Plus ROV 22
Sperre Unveils Novel H-ROV 22
Hawkes Remotes Launches New Range of ROVs 22
Global Marine Develops ROV for Offshore Wind Farm Operations 23
Schilling Robotics and Bourbon Subsea Services Develop ROV Design 23
Lockheed Martin to Adapt SMSS Robotic Vehicle for UK Forces 23
Stratom Inc. Launches Warrior Tool and Payload Accessory Kit ™ 23
ECA Group to Introduce Inspection ROV 24
AGEOTEC Introduces Ageotec Perseo GT ROV 24
Saab Seaeye Unveils Two ROVs 24
Triton Group Holdings to Introduce ROV 25
Boeing and iRobot Launch SUGV 25
Chemring Introduces VISOR Mini-HMDS Ground Penetrating Radar
Mine Detection System 25
Raytheon Introduces Multi-Dimensional Mobility Robot 25

5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY 26
Marport Deep Sea Technologies Spins Off Underwater Robotics
Division 26
Reef Subsea Purchases EXS Subsea 26
iRobot Corporation Acquires Contract for Supply of Small UGVs 26
RE2 Licenses Small Robot Toolkit Technology to Remotec 26
Northrop Grumman and BAE Systems Include iRobot in GCV Team 27
iRobot Receives Order for Robot Intelligence Software from US
Army 27
RE2 Receives Phase II SBIR RDK Project from US Army 27
Boeing and iRobot Receive New Order for SUGVs from US Army 28
Fugro Acquires Riise Underwater Engineering AS 28
Teledyne Benthos Acquires Hafmynd 28
ECA Group Takes Over Triton Imaging 29
iRobot Corporation Bags Two Contracts from Naval Oceanographic
Office 29
Augusta Systems Acquires Contract from US Naval Air Systems
Command 29
iRobot Corporation and The Boeing Company Bag Contract from US
Air Force 29
iRobot Corporation Wins Contract with Naval Sea Systems Command 30
Perry Slingsby Systems Limited Bags Contract from JOGMEC 30
AlumiFuel Power Signs UUV Contract with US Navy 30
Schilling Robotics Acquires UHDTM ROVs Order from TS Marine 30
Seatrax Singapore AP Signs Contract with Sub- Atlantic Asia
Pacific 31
SMD Bags Contract from i-Tech 31
Hydroid to Supply REMUS 100 AUVs to Florida Atlantic University 31
Carnegie Mellon University and NREC Establish Carnegie Robotics 32
Bolduc Technology Group and Boeing Jointly Produce UGV
Conversion Kits 32
RE2 Enters into R&D Contract with Robotics Technology
Consortium to Develop CE2 32
RE2 to Design MIMIC System for US Armys TARDEC 33
Sub-Atlantic Ltd Procures Orders for Multiple ROVs 33
Hydroid Inc. and Bluefin Robotics Bag UUV contracts 33
Tidewater Acquires Aquanos Enabler 34
Integrated Subsea Services Acquires Submec 34
DOF Subsea Norway Bags Contract from Statoil 34
G-NIUS Unmanned Ground Systems Wins Contract from Israeli
Defense Forces 34
Mermaid Offshore Services Inks Agreement with Aquanos 35
Israel Aerospace and Elbit Systems Win Joint Contract 35
Subsea 7 Bags Contract from Industrial Perforadora de Campeche 35
OceanServer Technology Bags Contract from University of Zagreb 35
Hallin Marine Secures Contract for ROV Services 35
Lewek Shipping Bags Contract from PSS to Offer Triton XLXs 36
C & C Technologies Bags Contract with Petrobras 36
Subsea Americas Bags Contract from Technip 36
Hallin Marine Signs Contract with Oil and Gas Company 36
Curtiss-Wright Bags Contract for Supply of Computer Processing
Modules 37
Marport Bags Contract to Provide SQX-1 AUV 37
Sistac Sistemas Selects PSS to Offer First Workclass ROV System 37
Northrop Grumman Launches UK Facility for Unmanned Ground
Vehicles 37
Oshkosh Defense and TARDEC Sign CRADA 37
Kairos Autonomi Commences Online Sale of UGV Support Products 38
DRDO to Supply Robots to the Indian Army 38
RE2 Receives Phase I SBIR to Study Robotic Door Opening
Technologies 38
FMC Technologies to Acquire 45% of Schilling Robotics for US$
116 million 39
iRobot Purchases Nekton Research LLC 39
Teledyne Completes Acquisition of Webb Research 39
Hydroid LLC Acquired by Kongsberg Maritime 40
Lockheed Martin Acquires PercepTek 40
C-Innovation Inks Contract with Heerema Marine Contractors 40
Estonia to Purchase Two REMUS 100 Unmanned Underwater Vehicles 40
ST Marine Snaps Up ROV Conversion Contract 41
GSP Titan Inks Contract with Perry Slingsby and Sub- Atlantic
for New-Build Undertaking 41
Perry Slingsby Systems Seals New Deal with Technip 41
Protonex Bags Contract to Display Advanced Unmanned Ground
Vehicle Capabilities 41

6. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS 42
AB Precision (Poole) Ltd. (UK) 42
Accurate Automation Corporation (USA) 42
Allen-Vanguard Corporation (Canada) 42
BAE Systems (UK) 42
Bluefin Robotics Corporation (USA) 43
DOK-ING (Croatia) 43
General Dynamics Corporation (USA) 43
ITT Corporation (USA) 44
iRobot Corporation (USA) 44
Kongsberg Maritime AS (Norway) 44
Lockheed Martin Corporation (USA) 45
Maritime Applied Physics Corp (USA) 45
Maritime Robotics (Norway) 45
Northrop Grumman (UK) 46
Oregon Iron Works, Inc. (USA) 46
QinetiQ North America, Inc. (USA) 46
SeaRobotics Corporation (USA) 47

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE 48
Unmanned Marine Vehicles (UMVs) 48
Table 9: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Unmanned Marine Vehicles by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for
Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 48

Table 10: World Historic Review for Unmanned Marine Vehicles
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2003
through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 49

Table 11: World 15-Year Perspective for Unmanned Marine
Vehicles by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Annual Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2010
and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 50
Unmanned Ground Vehicles (UGVs) 51
Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Unmanned Ground Vehicles by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for
Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 51

Table 13: World Historic Review for Unmanned Ground Vehicles
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2003
through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 52

Table 14: World 15-Year Perspective for Unmanned Ground
Vehicles by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and
Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2010 and 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 53

8. THE UNITED STATES 54
A.Market Analysis 54
Outlook 54
Market Overview 54
Table 15: Unmanned Maritime Systems Market in the United
States (2013F): Breakdown of Department of Defense (DoD)
Budget in (US$ Million) by Area of Expenditure (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 54

Table 16: Unmanned Ground Vehicle Market in the United
States (2013F): Breakdown of Department of Defense (DoD)
Budget in (US$ Million) by Area of Expenditure (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 55
US Navy: The Largest End-User of USVs 55
Table 17: US Unmanned Maritime Systems Market (2013F):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Annual Spending Forecast by
Segment 56
Market Share Findings 56
Table 18: Unmanned Ground Vehicles (UGV) Market in the
United States (2010): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of
Leading Manufacturers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 56

Table 19: Unmanned Surface Vehicles (USV) Market in the
United States (2010): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of
Leading Manufacturers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 57

Table 20: Unmanned Undersea Vehicle (UUV) Market in the
United States (2010): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of
Leading Manufacturers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 57
B.Market Analytics 58
Table 21: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Unmanned Marine Vehicles Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 58

Table 22: US Historic Review for Unmanned Marine Vehicles
Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2003
through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 58

Table 23: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Unmanned Ground Vehicles Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 59

Table 24: US Historic Review for Unmanned Ground Vehicles
Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2003
through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 59

9. CANADA 60
A.Market Analysis 60
Outlook 60
Robust Research Efforts Underway in Canada 60
B.Market Analytics 61
Table 25: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Unmanned Marine Vehicles Analyzed with Annual Sales in
US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 61

Table 26: Canadian Historic Review for Unmanned Marine
Vehicles Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years
2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 61

Table 27: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Unmanned Ground Vehicles Analyzed with Annual Sales in
US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 62

Table 28: Canadian Historic Review for Unmanned Ground
Vehicles Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years
2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 62

10. JAPAN 63
A.Market Analysis 63
Outlook 63
Market Overview 63
B.Market Analytics 63
Table 29: Japan Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Unmanned Marine Vehicles Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 63

Table 30: Japan Historic Review for Unmanned Marine Vehicles
Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2003
through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 64

Table 31: Japan Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Unmanned Ground Vehicles Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 65

Table 32: Japan Historic Review for Unmanned Ground Vehicles
Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2003
through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 65

11. EUROPE 66
A.Market Analysis 66
Outlook 66
Market Overview 66
Focus On Select Regional Markets 66
France 66
Germany 67
Russia 67
B.Market Analytics 68
Table 33: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Unmanned Marine Vehicles by Country - France, Germany,
Italy, UK, Spain and Rest of Europe Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 68

Table 34: European Historic Review for Unmanned Marine
Vehicles by Country - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain and
Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 69

Table 35: European 15-Year Perspective for Unmanned Marine
Vehicles by Country - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Dollar
Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain and Rest of
Europe Markets for Years 2003, 2010 and 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 70

Table 36: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Unmanned Ground Vehicles by Country - France, Germany,
Italy, UK, Spain and Rest of Europe Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 71

Table 37: European Historic Review for Unmanned Ground
Vehicles by Country - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain and
Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 72

Table 38: European 15-Year Perspective for Unmanned Ground
Vehicles by Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain and Rest of Europe
Markets for Years 2003, 2010 and 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 73

12. ASIA-PACIFIC 74
A.Market Analysis 74
Outlook 74
Focus on China 74
B.Market Analytics 75
Table 39: Asia Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Unmanned Marine Vehicles Analyzed with Annual
Sales in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 75

Table 40: Asia Pacific Historic Review for Unmanned Marine
Vehicles Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years
2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 75

Table 41: Asia Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Unmanned Ground Vehicles Analyzed with Annual
Sales in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 76

Table 42: Asia Pacific Historic Review for Unmanned Ground
Vehicles Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years
2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 76

13. REST OF WORLD 77
A.Market Analysis 77
Outlook 77
Brazil 77
Israel 77
B.Market Analytics 78
Table 43: Rest of the World Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Unmanned Marine Vehicles Analyzed with Annual
Sales in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 78

Table 44: Rest of the World Historic Review for Unmanned
Marine Vehicles Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million
for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 78

Table 45: Rest of the World Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Unmanned Ground Vehicles Analyzed with Annual
Sales in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) 79

Table 46: Rest of the World Historic Review for Unmanned
Ground Vehicles Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million
for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) 79

COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 96 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 108)

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Region/Country Players
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The United States 49
Canada 7
Europe 42
France 4
Germany 3
The United Kingdom 20
Italy 1
Rest of Europe 14
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 5
Middle East 5

 

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