Calypso Engineering

    Problem Statement

 

    To design and build a system for viewing river dynamics from a visitors center up to two miles from the river bank. The camera apparatus must have full control of vertical and pan motion from the visitors center, and function in up to 6 feet of water with flow rates of up to 2 m/s. The apparatus must be easily transportable with no single component weight of more than 40 lbs, and require maintenance no more than once per week. The apparatus must also operate on it's own power for no less than one week.