1 INTRODUCTION 59
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 59
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 60
1.3 STUDY SCOPE 60
1.3.1 MARKETS COVERED 60
FIGURE 1 UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SEGMENTATION 60
FIGURE 2 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET SEGMENTATION 61
FIGURE 3 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SEGMENTATION 61
1.3.2 REGIONAL SCOPE 62
1.3.3 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 62
1.4 CURRENCY & PRICING 62
TABLE 1 USD EXCHANGE RATES 62
1.5 LIMITATIONS 63
1.6 INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS 63
1.7 MARKET STAKEHOLDERS 64
1.8 SUMMARY OF CHANGES 64

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 65
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 65
FIGURE 4 RESEARCH PROCESS FLOW 65
FIGURE 5 UUV MARKET: RESEARCH DESIGN 66
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 66
2.1.1.1 Major secondary sources 67
2.1.1.2 Key data from secondary sources 67
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 68
2.1.2.1 Key industry insights 68
2.1.3 SECONDARY AND PRIMARY RESEARCH APPROACH 69
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 70
2.2.1 ROV MARKET 70
2.2.1.1 Bottom-up Approach 70
FIGURE 6 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 70
2.2.1.2 Top-down Approach 71
FIGURE 7 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: TOP-DOWN APPROACH 71
2.2.2 AUV MARKET 71
2.2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 72
FIGURE 8 AUV MARKET: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 72
2.2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 72
FIGURE 9 AUV MARKET: TOP-DOWN APPROACH 73
2.2.3 MARKET PROJECTIONS 73
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION 74
FIGURE 10 DATA TRIANGULATION 74
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 75
2.4.1 ASSUMPTIONS 75
2.5 RISK ANALYSIS 75

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 76
FIGURE 11 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE SEGMENT ESTIMATED TO ACCOUNT FOR LARGER SHARE OF UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY TYPE, IN 2020 76
FIGURE 12 COMMERCIAL SEGMENT ESTIMATED TO ACCOUNT FOR LARGER SHARE OF ROV MARKET, BY APPLICATION, IN 2020 77
FIGURE 13 SMALL VEHICLES ESTIMATED TO ACCOUNT FOR LARGER SHARE OF ROV MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, IN 2020 78
FIGURE 14 NORTH AMERICA TO LEAD REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET IN 2020 78
TABLE 2 REGIONAL ANALYSIS: MARKET DRIVERS FOR UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET 79
FIGURE 15 LARGE AUV SEGMENT TO ACCOUNT FOR LARGEST MARKET SHARE IN 2020 AND 2025 80
FIGURE 16 TORPEDO SEGMENT TO HOLD LARGEST SHARE OF AUV MARKET IN 2020 81
FIGURE 17 NORTH AMERICA TO HOLD LARGEST SHARE OF AUV MARKET IN 2020 81

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 83
4.1 LUCRATIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET 83
FIGURE 18 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET FROM 2020 TO 2025 83
4.2 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET AND AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION 84
FIGURE 19 COMMERCIAL EXPLORATION EXPECTED TO ACCOUNT FOR LARGEST SHARE OF REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET IN 2020 84
4.3 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET AND AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE 85
FIGURE 20 TORPEDO SEGMENT OF AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET EXPECTED TO RECORD HIGHEST CAGR FROM 2020 TO 2025 85
4.4 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET AND AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM 85
FIGURE 21 ELECTRIC SYSTEMS SEGMENT EXPECTED TO LEAD REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET AND AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET FROM 2020 TO 2025 85

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 86
5.1 INTRODUCTION 86
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 86
FIGURE 22 MARKET DYNAMICS OF UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET 86
5.2.1 DRIVERS 87
5.2.1.1 Increasing capital expenditure of offshore oil & gas companies 87
FIGURE 23 CAPITAL EXPENDITURE OF OFFSHORE OIL & GAS COMPANIES
FROM 2019 TO 2025 87
5.2.1.2 Rising defense spending of countries worldwide 88
5.2.1.3 Need for ocean data and mapping 88
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 88
5.2.2.1 Need for development of sophisticated and highly reliable UUVs 88
5.2.2.2 High operational costs of UUVs 89
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 89
5.2.3.1 Development and incorporation of advanced technologies in UUVs 89
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 90
5.2.4.1 Slow underwater survey speed resulting from use of acoustic communication technology 90
5.2.4.2 Economic challenges due to COVID-19 pandemic 90
5.3 AVERAGE SELLING PRICE 91
FIGURE 24 AVERAGE SELLING PRICE TREND FOR AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLES (2018-2020) 91
FIGURE 25 AVERAGE SELLING PRICE TREND FOR REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLES (2018-2020) 91
5.4 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 92
FIGURE 26 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS: UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET 92
5.5 MARKET ECOSYSTEM MAP 94
5.5.1 PROMINENT COMPANIES 94
5.5.2 PRIVATE AND SMALL ENTERPRISES 94
5.5.3 END USERS 94
FIGURE 27 MARKET ECOSYSTEM MAP: UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET 94
5.6 DISRUPTION IMPACTING UUV CUSTOMERS’ BUSINESS 95
5.6.1 REVENUE SHIFT & NEW REVENUE POCKETS FOR UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MANUFACTURERS 95
FIGURE 28 REVENUE IMPACT FOR UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET 95
5.7 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 95
FIGURE 29 INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY IN UNMANNED UNDERWATWER VEHICLE MARKET IS MODERATE 96
5.8 TRADE DATA STATISTICS 96
TABLE 3 TRADE DATA TABLE FOR UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLES, 2019 96
5.9 TARIFF AND REGULATORY LANDSCAPE 97
5.10 CASE STUDY 99
5.10.1 SWARMDIVER BY AQUABOTIX (AUSTRALIA) 99
5.10.2 VECTOR HAWK FROM LOCKHEED MARTIN (US) 99
5.11 VOLUME ANALYSIS 99
TABLE 4 UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET UNITS, BY TYPE, 2016 – 2019 99
TABLE 5 UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET UNITS, BY TYPE, 2020–2025 100
5.12 RANGE/SCENARIOS 100
FIGURE 30 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET: GLOBAL SCENARIOS 100

6 INDUSTRY TRENDS 101
6.1 INTRODUCTION 101
6.2 TECHNOLOGY TRENDS 101
6.2.1 UUVS FOR SWARM OPERATIONS 101
6.2.2 CROSS-PLATFORM OPERATIONS 101
FIGURE 31 CROSS-PLATFORM OPERATIONS 102
6.2.3 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE (AUV) 102
6.2.3.1 Rapid technological advancement 102
6.2.3.2 Pipeline inspection trend in AUV 102
6.2.3.3 Longer mission life 103
6.2.3.4 Increased functionality 103
6.2.3.5 Miniaturization 103
6.2.4 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE (ROV) 103
6.2.4.1 Hybrid ROV 103
6.2.4.2 HD camera and video 104
6.2.4.3 Rescue vehicles 104
6.2.4.4 Reduced vehicle size 104
6.2.5 3D PRINTING IN UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE 104
6.2.6 MULTIBEAM ECHO SOUNDER 104
6.3 INNOVATION & PATENT REGISTRATIONS 105
TABLE 6 INNOVATION & PATENT REGISTRATIONS 105

7 UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY TYPE 106
7.1 INTRODUCTION 107
FIGURE 32 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE SEGMENT PROJECTED TO RECORD HIGHEST CAGR DURING FORECAST PERIOD 107
TABLE 7 UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE,
2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 107
TABLE 8 UNMANNED UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE,
2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 107
7.1.1 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON UUV SEGMENTS, BY TYPE 108
7.1.1.1 Most impacted UUV segment, by type 108
7.1.1.1.1 ROV 108
7.1.2 LEAST IMPACTED UUV SEGMENT, BY TYPE 108
7.1.2.1 AUV 108
7.2 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE (ROV) 108
7.2.1 MULTIPLE ADVANTAGES OF ROVS TO DRIVE MARKET GROWTH 108
7.3 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE (AUV) 108
7.3.1 PROVIDE MORE ACCURATE DATA DUE TO BETTER PAYLOAD CAPACITY 108
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8 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY SYSTEM 109
8.1 INTRODUCTION 110
FIGURE 33 PROPULSION SYSTEM SEGMENT PROJECTED TO LEAD REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET DURING FORECAST PERIOD 110
TABLE 9 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY SYSTEM,
2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 110
TABLE 10 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY SYSTEM,
2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 111
8.2 PROPULSION SYSTEM 111
8.2.1 INCREASING EFFORTS TO ENHANCE DURABILITY OF ROVS TO DRIVE SEGMENT GROWTH 111
TABLE 11 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM,
2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 111
TABLE 12 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM,
2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 112
8.2.2 DIESEL/GASOLINE ENGINE 112
8.2.3 HYBRID 112
8.2.4 ELECTRIC 112
8.2.5 SOLAR 112
8.3 COLLISION AVOIDANCE SYSTEM 113
8.3.1 INCREASING DEMAND TO ENHANCE OPERATIONAL SAFETY FOR ROVS 113
8.4 NAVIGATION SYSTEM 113
8.4.1 GROWING AUTONOMY IN ROV OPERATION TO STIMULATE DEMAND FOR NAVIGATION SYSTEMS 113
8.5 COMMUNICATION SYSTEM 113
8.5.1 INCREASING NEED FOR RELIABLE COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS IN ROVS 113
8.6 SENSORS 113
8.6.1 GROWING USE OF ROV FOR DETECTION OF SUBSEA OBJECTS TO DRIVE DEMAND FOR SENSORS 113
8.7 PAYLOADS 113
8.7.1 INCREASING EFFORTS TO EXTEND ROV APPLICATION AREAS TO BOOST DEMAND FOR PAYLOADS 113
TABLE 13 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PAYLOADS,
2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 114
TABLE 14 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PAYLOADS,
2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 114
8.7.2 CAMERAS 114
8.7.3 SONAR 114
8.7.4 LIGHTING SYSTEMS 115
8.7.5 VIDEO SCREENS 115
8.7.6 OTHERS 115
8.8 CHASSIS 115
8.8.1 GROWING USE OF LIGHWEIGHT MATERIALS FOR CHASSIS 115
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9 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE 116
9.1 INTRODUCTION 117
FIGURE 34 LIGHT WORK CLASS VEHICLES SEGMENT ANTICIPATED TO LEAD REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET 117
TABLE 15 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE,
2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 117
TABLE 16 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE,
2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 117
9.2 SMALL VEHICLES 118
9.2.1 INCREASED DEMAND FOR COST-EFFECTIVE SMALL ROVS FOR UNDERWATER SCRUTINY AND SEARCH & RECOVERY OPERATIONS 118
9.3 HIGH-CAPACITY VEHICLES 118
9.3.1 INCREASING APPLICABILITY ACROSS VARIED INDUSTRY VERTICALS 118
9.4 LIGHT WORK CLASS VEHICLES 118
9.4.1 GROWING DEMAND FOR DRILL SUPPORT AND OCEANIC SURVEYS 118
9.5 HEAVY WORK CLASS VEHICLES 119
9.5.1 GROWING DEMAND FOR MINE COUNTERMEASURE APPLICATIONS AND SURVEILLANCE EXPECTED TO DRIVE THE MARKET 119

10 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEMS 120
10.1 INTRODUCTION 121
FIGURE 35 ELECTRIC SYSTEMS SEGMENT PROJECTED TO LEAD REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET DURING FORECAST PERIOD 121
TABLE 17 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY PROPULSION SYSTEMS, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 121
TABLE 18 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY PROPULSION SYSTEMS, 2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 121
10.2 ELECTRIC SYSTEMS 122
10.2.1 ADVANCEMENTS IN BATTERY TECHNOLOGY TO DRIVE DEMAND FOR ELECTRIC PROPULSION SYSTEMS 122
TABLE 19 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY ELECTRIC PROPULSION SYSTEMS, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 122
TABLE 20 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY ELECTRIC PROPULSION SYSTEMS, 2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 122
10.2.2 FULLY ELECTRIC 122
10.2.3 HYBRID 122
10.3 NON-ELECTRIC SYSTEMS 123
10.3.1 EXTENSIVE R&D TO DEVELOP HIGHLY EFFICIENT FUEL CELL PROPULSION SYSTEMS TO DRIVE MARKET 123

11 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION 124
11.1 INTRODUCTION 125
FIGURE 36 COMMERCIAL SEGMENT PROJECTED TO LEAD REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET 125
TABLE 21 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION,
2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 125
TABLE 22 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION,
2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 126
11.2 COMMERCIAL 126
11.2.1 GROWING NEED FOR OIL & GAS EXPLORATION TO DRIVE GLOBAL DEMAND FOR ROV 126
TABLE 23 COMMERCIAL SEGMENT, BY SUBSEGMENT, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 126
TABLE 24 SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH SEGMENT, BY SUBSEGMENT,
2015-2022 (USD MILLION) 126
11.2.2 OFFSHORE DRILLING 127
11.2.3 SURVEY & SEABED MAPPING 127
11.2.4 PIPELINE/CABLING/INSPECTION 127
11.2.5 COMMUNICATION 127
11.3 SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH 128
11.3.1 GROWING USE OF ROVS FOR COLLECTION OF FISHERY DATA EXPECTED TO DRIVE MARKET 128
TABLE 25 SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH SEGMENT, BY SUBSEGMENT,
2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 128
TABLE 26 SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH SEGMENT, BY SUBSEGMENT,
2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 128
11.3.2 SEABED MAPPING & IMAGING 128
11.3.3 OCEANOGRAPHIC STUDIES 128
11.3.4 ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING 129
11.3.5 PHARMACEUTICAL RESEARCH 129
11.4 DEFENSE 129
11.4.1 GROWING RESEARCH TO DEVELOP RECOVERY TECHNOLOGY FOR UNDERWATER SEARCH & RESCUE OPERATIONS EXPECTED TO DRIVE MARKET 129
TABLE 27 DEFENSE SEGMENT, BY SUBSEGMENT, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 129
TABLE 28 DEFENSE SEGMENT, BY SUBSEGMENT, 2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 130
11.4.2 ISR (INTELLIGENCE, SURVEILLANCE, AND RECONNAISSANCE) 130
11.4.3 MINE COUNTERMEASURES 130
11.4.4 ANTI-SUBMARINE WARFARE 130
11.4.5 SECURITY, DETECTION, AND INSPECTION 130
11.4.6 NAVIGATION & ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION 130
11.5 MISCELLANEOUS 131
11.5.1 INCREASING USE OF ROVS BY FIRST RESPONDERS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES 131
TABLE 29 MISCELLANEOUS SEGMENT, BY SUBSEGMENT, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 131
TABLE 30 MISCELLANEOUS SEGMENT, BY SUBSEGMENT, 2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 131
11.5.2 SEARCH & RESCUE 131
11.5.3 MARINE SALVAGE & DEBRIS REMOVAL 131
11.5.4 MARINE ARCHAEOLOGY 131
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12 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHIICLE MARKET, BY SHAPE 132
12.1 INTRODUCTION 133
FIGURE 37 TORPEDO SEGMENT OF AUV MARKET TO RECORD HIGHEST CAGR FROM 2020 TO 2025 133
TABLE 31 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY SHAPE,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 133
TABLE 32 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY SHAPE,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 134
12.2 TORPEDO 134
12.2.1 EXPERIENCE MORE DRAG THAN LAMINAR FLOW BODY AUVS IN
SHALLOW WATERS 134
FIGURE 38 EXHIBIT OF TORPEDO AUVS 134
12.3 LAMINAR FLOW BODY 135
12.3.1 INCREASED USE IN MILITARY APPLICATIONS 135
FIGURE 39 EXHIBIT OF LAMINAR FLOW BODY AUVS 135
12.4 STREAMLINED RECTANGULAR STYLE 135
12.4.1 OFFER STABILITY AND HIGH ACCURACY FOR UNDERWATER INFORMATION COLLECTION APPLICATIONS 135
12.5 MULTI-HULL VEHICLE 136
12.5.1 COVER MORE SURFACE AREA AND EXPERIENCE GREATER DRAG 136
FIGURE 40 EXHIBIT OF MULTI-HULL VEHICLES 136

13 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY DEPTH 137
13.1 INTRODUCTION 138
TABLE 33 FEATURES OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF AUVS 138
FIGURE 41 LARGE AUV MARKET TO RECORD HIGHEST CAGR FROM 2020 TO 2025 138
TABLE 34 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY DEPTH,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 139
TABLE 35 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY DEPTH,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 139
13.2 SHALLOW AUVS (DEPTH UP TO 100 M) 139
13.2.1 GROWING ADOPTION FOR MAPPING, ROUTE SURVEYS, AND FISHERY OPERATIONS 139
TABLE 36 VARIOUS APPLICATIONS AND OEMS OF SHALLOW AUVS 140
13.3 MEDIUM AUVS (DEPTH UP TO 1,000 M) 140
13.3.1 INCREASED ADOPTION DUE TO HIGH-SPECIFICATION POSITIONING
AND NAVIGATION AND TRACKING CAPABILITIES 140
TABLE 37 VARIOUS APPLICATIONS AND OEMS OF MEDIUM AUVS 141
13.4 LARGE AUVS (DEPTH MORE THAN 1,000 M) 141
13.4.1 INCREASED USE FOR DEEPWATER MAPPING AND SURVEYING APPLICATIONS 141
TABLE 38 VARIOUS APPLICATIONS AND OEMS OF LARGE AUVS 142
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14 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY SPEED 143
14.1 INTRODUCTION 144
FIGURE 42 MORE THAN 5 KNOTS SEGMENT TO RECORD HIGHER CAGR
FROM 2020 TO 2025 144
TABLE 39 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY SPEED, 2016–2019 144
TABLE 40 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY SPEED, 2020–2025 144
14.2 LESS THAN 5 KNOTS 145
14.2.1 SURGE IN ADOPTION OF AUVS FOR MAPPING, ROUTE SURVEYS,
AND FISHERY OPERATIONS 145
14.3 MORE THAN 5 KNOTS 145
14.3.1 GROWING ADOPTION FOR DEFENSE APPLICATIONS TO DRIVE DEMAND
FOR HIGH SPEED AUV 145

15 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM 146
15.1 INTRODUCTION 147
FIGURE 43 ELECTRIC SYSTEMS SEGMENT ESTIMATED TO LEAD AUV MARKET IN 2020 147
TABLE 41 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 147
TABLE 42 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 147
15.2 ELECTRIC SYSTEMS 148
15.2.1 ADVANCEMENT IN BATTERY TECHNOLOGY TO DRIVE DEMAND FOR ELECTRIC SYSTEMS 148
TABLE 43 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY ELECTRIC PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 148
TABLE 44 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY ELECTRIC PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 148
15.2.2 FULLY ELECTRIC SYSTEMS 148
15.2.3 HYBRID SYSTEMS 149
15.3 NON-ELECTRIC SYSTEMS 149
15.3.1 NEED FOR LONGER ENDURANCE ALONG WITH HIGH POWER REQUIREMENT FOR HEAVY WORK APPLICATIONS TO DRIVE SEGMENT GROWTH 149
TABLE 45 MAPPING: DEVELOPMENT OF FUEL CELLS 149
16 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY SYSTEM 151
16.1 INTRODUCTION 152
FIGURE 44 SENSORS SEGMENT OF AUV MARKET TO WITNESS HIGHEST CAGR
FROM 2020 TO 2025 152
TABLE 46 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY SYSTEM,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 152
TABLE 47 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY SYSTEM,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 153
16.2 PROPULSION SYSTEM 153
16.2.1 GROWING EFFORTS TO DECREASE WEIGHT AND ENHANCE THRUST GENERATION TO DRIVE SEGMENT GROWTH 153
TABLE 48 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 153
TABLE 49 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 154
16.2.2 ELECTRIC 154
TABLE 50 TYPES OF BATTERIES 154
TABLE 51 AUVS AND THEIR BATTERIES 155
16.2.3 HYBRID 155
16.2.4 SOLAR 155
16.3 COLLISION AVOIDANCE SYSTEM 155
16.3.1 FOCUS ON DEVELOPMENT OF EFFICIENT COLLISION AVOIDANCE TECHNIQUES FOR USE IN AUVS 155
16.4 NAVIGATION SYSTEM 156
16.4.1 GROWING USE OF NAVIGATION SYSTEMS FOR DEEPWATER APPLICATIONS 156
TABLE 52 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY NAVIGATION SYSTEM, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 156
TABLE 53 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY NAVIGATION SYSTEM, 2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 156
16.4.2 COMPASS-BASED NAVIGATION SOLUTIONS 156
16.4.3 INERTIAL NAVIGATION SYSTEMS (INS) 157
16.5 COMMUNICATION SYSTEM 157
16.5.1 NEED FOR REAL-TIME DATA TRANSFER BETWEEN OPERATORS AND AUVS TO DRIVE DEMAND FOR COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS 157
TABLE 54 COMMUNICATION FOR SEARAPTOR AUVS MANUFACTURED BY TELEDYNE MARINE (US) 157
TABLE 55 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 157
TABLE 56 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, 2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 158
16.5.2 ACOUSTIC COMMUNICATION 158
16.5.3 SATELLITE COMMUNICATION 158
16.6 SENSORS 159
16.6.1 GROWING EFFORTS TO ENHANCE APPLICABILITY OF AUV EXPECTED TO STIMULATE DEMAND FOR SENSORS 159
16.7 PAYLOADS 159
16.7.1 ADVANCEMENTS IN PAYLOADS TO EXTEND AUV APPLICATION AREAS 159
TABLE 57 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY PAYLOAD, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 159
TABLE 58 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY PAYLOAD,
2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 160
16.7.2 CAMERAS 160
16.7.3 SONARS 160
16.7.4 ECHO SOUNDERS 161
16.7.5 ACOUSTIC DOPPLER CURRENT PROFILERS 161
16.7.6 OTHERS 161
16.8 CHASSIS 161
16.8.1 FOCUS ON LIGHTENING AUV WEIGHT TO STIMULATE USE OF ADVANCED MATERIALS FOR CHASSIS 161

17 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION 162
17.1 INTRODUCTION 163
FIGURE 45 DEFENSE SEGMENT PROJECTED TO LEAD AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET IN 2020 163
TABLE 59 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 163
TABLE 60 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 164
17.2 COMMERCIAL 164
17.2.1 ADVANTAGES OVER DEEP TOW SYSTEM FOR CARRYING OUT UNDERWATER SURVEYS TO DRIVE AUV DEMAND 164
TABLE 61 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY COMMERCIAL APPLICATION, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 164
TABLE 62 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY COMMERCIAL APPLICATION, 2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 165
17.2.2 OFFSHORE DRILLING 165
17.2.3 SURVEY & SEABED MAPPING 165
17.2.4 PIPELINE/CABLING/INSPECTION 165
17.2.5 COMMUNICATION 165
17.3 SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH 166
17.3.1 GROWING INTERST IN DEEPWATER SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH TO DRIVE AUV DEMAND 166
TABLE 63 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH APPLICATION, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 166
TABLE 64 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH APPLICATION, 2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 166
17.3.2 SEABED MAPPING & IMAGING 167
17.3.3 OCEANOGRAPHIC STUDIES 167
17.3.4 ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING 167
17.3.5 PHARMACEUTICAL RESEARCH 167
17.4 DEFENSE 167
17.4.1 IMPROVED PROCESSING CAPABILITIESTO DRIVE DEMAND FOR AUVS 167
TABLE 65 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY DEFENSE APPLICATION, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 167
TABLE 66 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY DEFENSE APPLICATION, 2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 168
17.4.2 ISR (INTELLIGENCE, SURVEILLANCE, AND RECONNAISSANCE) 168
17.4.3 MINE COUNTERMEASURES 168
17.4.4 ANTI-SUBMARINE WARFARE 168
17.4.5 SECURITY, DETECTION, AND INSPECTION 168
17.4.6 NAVIGATION & ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION 168
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17.5 MISCELLANEOUS 169
17.5.1 GROWING UNDERWATER SCRUTINY TO DRIVE DEMAND FOR AUVS 169
TABLE 67 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY MISCELLANEOUS APPLICATION, 2016-2019 (USD MILLION) 169
TABLE 68 AUTONOMOUS UNDERWATER VEHICLE MARKET SIZE, BY MISCELLANEOUS APPLICATION, 2020-2025 (USD MILLION) 169
17.5.2 SEARCH & RESCUE 169
17.5.3 MARINE SALVAGE & DEBRIS REMOVAL 169
17.5.4 MARINE ARCHAEOLOGY 169

18 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, REGIONAL ANALYSIS 170
18.1 INTRODUCTION 171
18.2 COVID-19 IMPACT ON ROV MARKET, BY REGION 171
FIGURE 46 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET 171
FIGURE 47 ROV MARKET IN APAC COUNTRIES TO RECORD HIGHEST CAGR DURING FORECAST PERIOD 172
TABLE 69 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY REGION,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 172
TABLE 70 REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY REGION,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 173
18.3 NORTH AMERICA 173
18.3.1 PESTLE ANALYSIS: NORTH AMERICA 173
FIGURE 48 SNAPSHOT OF ROV MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA 174
TABLE 71 NORTH AMERICA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 175
TABLE 72 NORTH AMERICA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 175
TABLE 73 NORTH AMERICA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 175
TABLE 74 NORTH AMERICA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 175
TABLE 75 NORTH AMERICA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 176
TABLE 76 NORTH AMERICA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 176
TABLE 77 NORTH AMERICA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 176
TABLE 78 NORTH AMERICA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 176
18.3.2 US 177
18.3.2.1 Growing use of ROVs for collection of ocean data and mapping 177
TABLE 79 US: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 177
TABLE 80 US: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 177
TABLE 81 US: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 177
TABLE 82 US: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 178
TABLE 83 US: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 178
TABLE 84 US: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 178
18.3.3 CANADA 179
18.3.3.1 Increasing demand from oil & gas industry for video or sonar surveys of pipelines 179
TABLE 85 CANADA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 179
TABLE 86 CANADA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 179
TABLE 87 CANADA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 180
TABLE 88 CANADA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 180
TABLE 89 CANADA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 180
TABLE 90 CANADA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 180
18.4 EUROPE 181
18.4.1 PESTLE ANALYSIS: EUROPE 181
FIGURE 49 SNAPSHOT OF ROV MARKET IN EUROPE 182
TABLE 91 EUROPE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY COUNTRY,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 183
TABLE 92 EUROPE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY COUNTRY,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 183
TABLE 93 EUROPE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 183
TABLE 94 EUROPE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 184
TABLE 95 EUROPE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 184
TABLE 96 EUROPE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 184
TABLE 97 EUROPE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 185
TABLE 98 EUROPE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 185
18.4.2 UK 185
18.4.2.1 Growing applicability of ROVs in defense sector to drive market 185
TABLE 99 UK: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 185
TABLE 100 UK: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 186
TABLE 101 UK: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 186
TABLE 102 UK: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 186
TABLE 103 UK: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 187
TABLE 104 UK: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 187
18.4.3 GERMANY 187
18.4.3.1 Increasing use of ROVs in offshore drilling activities 187
TABLE 105 GERMANY: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 187
TABLE 106 GERMANY: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 188
TABLE 107 GERMANY: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 188
TABLE 108 GERMANY: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 188
TABLE 109 GERMANY: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 189
TABLE 110 GERMANY: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 189
18.4.4 FRANCE 189
18.4.4.1 Growing investment by French Navy in ROVs 189
TABLE 111 FRANCE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 189
TABLE 112 FRANCE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 190
TABLE 113 FRANCE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 190
TABLE 114 FRANCE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 190
TABLE 115 FRANCE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 191
TABLE 116 FRANCE: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PROPULSION SYSTEM, 2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 191
18.4.5 RUSSIA 191
18.4.5.1 Increasing applicability of ROVs for ocean exploration and surveillance 191
TABLE 117 RUSSIA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 191
TABLE 118 RUSSIA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY APPLICATION,
2020–2025 (USD MILLION) 192
TABLE 119 RUSSIA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE,
2016–2019 (USD MILLION) 192
TABLE 120 RUSSIA: REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE,