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Survey in the Adriatic Sea


MDM Team tested Zeno AUV with the Marine Biology department of the University of Bologna in the Adriatic Sea collecting sonar and images at 70m depth.


Survey over a Submerged Wreck in Tuscany


MDM Team used Zeno to perform an underwater survey over a submerged wrech in Autonomous Mode.

MDM Team join efforts with Mathematic Department


MDM Team is cooperating tightly with the department of Mathematics to develop a novel guidance system for autonomous underwater vehicles based on the Pythagorean-Hodograph polynomial curves.


MDM Team was founded by ESMERA EU Project


MDM Team and the Civil Protection Department started the ROMERO project to realize an experiment centered on Emergency Response Robotics.

The ROMERO project will make use of advanced sensors deployed over sea buoy, aerial wether station and a combination of marine and aerial innovative drones to acquire environmental data in hazardous and dangerous areas such as active volcano regions.


100 Italian Robotics and Automation Stories


MDM Team has been proudly mentioned in a national report addressing the 100 italian companies active in robotics and automation field.


Zeno AUV Enters into UniPi Fleet

05.12.2019 Pistoia (Italy)

MDM Team delivered a new exemplar of Zeno AUV to the Information Engineering Department of University of Pisa.



Sea Drone Tech Summit 2019

29.10.2019 - 30.10.2019 Ostia (Italy)

I-RIM Expo

19.10.2019 Rome (Italy)

MDM Team presented the Zeno AUV in the first I-RIM exposition in Rome Maker Fair 2019.

National Underwater Companies Capabilities Seminary

30.09.2019 Rome (Italy)

MDM Team participated to the italian seminary on underwater companies capabilities hosted by the Defense General Secretariat in Rome to address challenges and innovation demands from the military perspective.

FOCUS Live event at Porto Antico Genova

01.06.2019 Genova (Italy)

On 1st June, ZENO AUV performed a demonstration survey inside the Genova harbor during an event promoted by FOCUS Live where ISME participated with many of its university partners.

OCEANS event at European Parliament

19.03.2019 Bruxelles (Belgium)

On 19 March, the Parliament, together with the European Commission, hosted a conference on the future of oceans, with panel discussions covering global ocean governance; sustainable blue economy; and healthy, clean seas and oceans. MDM Team presented the results of the ARCHEOSUb Project showing the ZENO AUV and the experimental field results.

The Fair of European Innovators in Cultural Heritage

15-16/11/2018 Bruxelles (Belgium)

MDM Team attended to the Fair organized by European Commission to present ZENO AUV as follow up of the results obtained by University of Florence in the FP7 ARROWS project.

Sea Drone Tech Summit 2018

16-17/11/2018 Gallipoli (Italy)

ZENO AUV was the special guest in the Sea Drone, the first Italian summit of robot and drones for marine purposes.

ArcheoSub Project Sea Trial 2018

12-26/09/2018 Caesarea (Israel)

The ARCHEOSUb (Autonomous underwater Robotic and sensing systems for Cultural Heritage discovery Conservation and in situ valorization) project aims to develop products and services in support of the discovery of new Underwater Cultural Heritage (UCH) sites and of the surveying, conservation, protection, and valorization of new and existing ones.

Local, week-long experiments with the ZENO AUV were recently conducted in the ancient port of Caesarea and along Haifa’s southern coast, where the IAA is developing an underwater park. The site will eventually display anchors from various historical periods in a canyon at depths of 15 to 22 meters (49 to 72 feet), in their “natural environment.”

SEA Future 2018

19-23/06/2018 La Spezia

SEAFUTURE is one of the most prestigious events – exhibition & business convention – in the naval, shipbuilding and maritime sector with the unique feature of dual use, both in the civil and military sectors.

MDM Team presented the ARCHEOSUb project and attended to the reserved workshop ‘Unmanned systems in underwater warfare’ with the aim to plan the Italian Navy strategy in unmanned system for the next years.

ROMA Drone Campus 2018

21-22/02/2018 Rome
ARCHEOSUb Workshop took place at Roma Drone Campus 2018.
During the event, MDM Team and the University of Florence received the “Roma Drone Awards 2018” for the development of ZENO AUV.

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