BVM Portable Pelicase PC – Mini ROV Control Centre

A Portable, Mini ROV Control Centre, Ruggedized PC Solution with touchscreen interactivity integrated into a Pelicase 1550EU.

This design and configuration is an example of a solution we’ve produced for one of our customers and will hopefully serve to provide you with an idea of what we can produce. See our Build to Order: Rugged Portable Peli Case PC page for more information.



Defence & Security / Maritime / Energy :- Mini ROV (Remote Operated Vehicle) Control Centre

Integration of suitable electronics into a Pelicase 1550EU

Design Requirements

  • Integration of suitable electronics, operable within a temperature diversity of -20°C to +70°C
  • Integration of HMI screen size of 15.6” with pCAP touch interactivity:
    • 1920×1080 FHD resolution to prevent misinterpretation of image
    • With minimum all round viewing angles of 85°
  • Integration High power PC (Intel i7/65W ) – with provision of suitable thermal managed design to control heat dissipation
  • Applications of certifications of CE and IP67

Defence & Security / Maritime / Energy : Mini ROV (Remote Operated Vehicle) Control Centre

The portable system is used as the central console for control of remote operated vehicles for sea going deployments down to depths of 300 meters (980ft) for oceanography, off shore fish farming, general submariner operations, seabed observation, maintenance, surveillance and object recovery.


Integration of suitable electronics into a Pelicase 1550EU

Integration of suitable electronics into a Pelicase 1550EU


  • 15.6” 1920×1080 (FHD) resolution, 1000 cdm² brightness
  • All round viewing angles: 85/85/85/85
  • Integrated projective capacitive (pCAP) touchscreen

PC Engine

  • 11th Gen. Intel Tiger Lake-UP3 Core i7-1185G7E (up to 4.8GHz, quad-core)

I/O Summary

  • 3 x LAN: Intel I225V 2.5GbE
  • 4 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10Gb/s) and 2 x USB 2.0
  • 1 x SATA 6Gb/s
  • 2 x RS-232/422/485
  • 1 x RS-232


  • Via TPM – Intel PTT (TPM 2.0)

  • Wi-Fi & Bluetooth
  • 4G via SIM holder

Power Supply

  • 150W 12VDC Embedded Power Supply (RoHS)

Operating System

  • Windows 10 IoT Enterprise High End LTSC 2019 Licence – High

Operational Temperature

  •  -20°C  to +70°C

Applied Certifications

  • IP67 and EN 60529
  • CE




Customisation, Performance and Reliability
Our Build to Order: Our Rugged, Portable Peli Case PCs never need resuscitation.

Customization: Built on the South Coast of England BVM’s industrial and embedded systems can be configured to any specification.
Performance: Our industrial and embedded systems are available with a wide range CPU’s ranging from Intel Celeron to the latest Intel Core i7 CPU’s.
Reliability: Built from the highest quality industrial components BVM’s industrial and embedded systems are designed to run 24/7 in the harshest of environments.

Portable, Ruggedized PC Solutions with touchscreen interactivity…….

For those customers looking for a ruggedized PC solution, robust in its design whilst still remaining light in weight for portability, BVM offer our Peli Case PC  design and manufacturing services to provide a ‘system in a case’. Over the many years that BVM have been providing these services, we’ve found no one design is the same as another, so the service we provide for this area of embedded PC design really is specialist and tailored to your exact needs & application.

Unfortunately, these services are not provided to cater for ‘one off’ requirements. They commence with you providing us with a requirement specification around what you need, which will lead onto further technical & commercial discussions and the mutual development of a prototype for you test & sign off against – leading on to the eventual provision of production units.

The above design and configuration is an example of a solution we’ve produced for one of our customers and
will hopefully serve to provide you with an idea of what we can produce.


Why do customers choose our Peli case solutions?

  • They’re a great alternative to rugged laptops or tablets – providing better protection, specific IP rating (if required) and space for custom electronics and selectable I/O.
  • They’re a good solution for combining instrumentation and computing in one rugged and portable package
  • Good value where a bespoke – rugged embedded computer solution with HMI is being sought, one that can be protected from its immediate environment.

Available Options

Here’s just a selection of parameters we can tailor around your solution :-

  • Use of Pelicase’s wide range of solution sizes to suit all footprint requirements
  • Up to date computing processors platforms ranging from low power Intel Atom to desktop versions of Intel Core i7 (up to 65W TDP)
  • LCD displays in sizes from 7.0” to 21” with resistive or pCAP touch interactivity
  • Connectivity – LTE (4G/5G), Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • Variety of storage options concerning solid state devices (SSD’s)
  • Expansion options (from mPCI-E, M.2 to PCI-Express)
  • Bespoke electronics (provided by the customer or designed by BVM)
  • Custom internal cabling
  • Customised internal & external fascia’s to provide interactivity & i/o to the outside world
  • Ingress protection – up to IP67
  • Tamper proofing (lockable)
  • Choice of handle grips (rubberised or plastic)
  • Product reliability (operational environment) and lifetime availability (beyond 5 years)


To get the exact system you want, simply talk to us via our quick contact form, email us on or call us +44(0) 1489 780 144.
We’d be more than happy to provide further help & advice where needed.

BVM Customisation Service

If you cant find an off the shelf product that meets your specific requirements speak with our in house design team who can customize an existing product or design a new product from start to finish.


If you’re unable to find an off-the-shelf product that meets your specific requirements, don’t hesitate to contact our in-house design team. They possess the expertise to customise an existing product to your exact specifications or embark on a fresh design journey to create a customized solution tailored to your requirements.

Our design professionals are dedicated to delivering exceptional results, ensuring that the final product not only meets but exceeds your expectations. When you collaborate with our team, you open the door to a world of possibilities, where innovation and creativity converge to bring your vision to life.

Whether it’s modifying an existing product or crafting an entirely new one, our design experts are committed to providing you with a comprehensive, end-to-end solution that perfectly suits your needs. Your satisfaction is our top priority, and we’re here to turn your ideas into reality.


Design | Develop | Test | Manufacture

With over three decades of experience in designing custom industrial and embedded computer and display solutions across a wide array of industries, we’re here to turn your ideas into reality


Here’s a selection of our design, manufacturing & associated services: –

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Design to Order: OEM/ODM Embedded Product Design Services

For customers designing a brand-new product from scratch or working with an existing prototype.

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Build to Order: Embedded Computer Design and Customisation Services​

Take an existing system and we can:

Build to Order: Racks and Towers, Peli Case PCs and Mini-ITX PCs

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Embedded Software Services : Configuration, Integration and Deployment

Porting, Integration & Deployment






Materials Management


Logistics and Tracking


External Manufacturing

• Burn in Test
• Temp / Thermal Testing
• Environmental Testing
• Safety Testing
• Software Compatibility Test
• Vendor Selection and Component Procurement
• Product Traceability
• Obsolescence, End of Life and Last Time Procurement Management
• Simple to use on-line RMA System
• Traceability of Shipments
• Product Labelling
• OEM/Branded Packaging
• System Branding
• Custom Labels
• Surface Mount: – High Speed Placement
• Conventional Through Hole Insertion & Assembly
• Automated Optical Inspection
• Bespoke PCB Test