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Study the Basics and Ask for Support

Hydrographic mapping is all about collecting and processing data that leads  to products such as nautical charts and other products contributing... (read more)
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Specialising in high-resolution seabed mapping, MMT offers multi-sensor solutions to a wide range of clients in the offshore industry, primarily within oil & gas, renewable energy and marine cable and hydrography. We collect, process and visualise the conditions of the seabed and the targets on it and beneath. Our services...
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Casualties of the Nautical Chart

When ships run aground unexpectedly the initial presumption is that the vessel has struck an ‘uncharted’ feature. In practice this is rare... (read more)
Ian Russell

Integrating Offshore Tide Model Output with Onshore Observations

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) develops tide correctors for reducing hydrographic survey soundings to Chart Datum by using... (read more)
Lijuan Huang, David Wolcott and Jindong Wang

Introducing GIS to Support Maritime Accessibility

With over 500 line connections to and from more than 1,000 ports around the globe, the Port of Rotterdam in The Netherlands is the cornerstone of inte... (read more)
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What About the Other 88%?

Despite the last decade’s flurry of UNCLOS ECS mapping, the amount of the oceans surveyed remains around 12%. The continuing... (read more)

Will Hydrographic Offices Rise to the Challenge Of Precision Navigation?

As the size and capacity of vessels entering our ports continue to increase, mariners are challenged with navigating in increasing... (read more)
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NOAA’s ENC Training Programme

The key objective of NOAA’s ENC Training Programme is to educate Hydrographic Offices (HOs) on ENC workflow in the Office of Coast Survey’s Marine Chart Division (MCD). The workflow includes: acceptance of new sources, data compilation, validation and quality control, distribution and contracting. A nine-day training session was held in Silver Spring, Maryland, USA, from 1-9 March 2016. The attendees were cartographers from the Hydrographic Department at the Survey of Israel (SOI). By Dr Shachak Pe’eri, JHC/UNH and Sean Legeer... (read more)
About Hydro International

Hydro International started out as a print magazine in 1996 and soon developed into a the multimedia platform it is today, featuring a successful website (http://www.hydro-international.com) and respected weekly e-newsletter.

Hydro International magazine is published eight times a year. The magazine is international in scope and focuses on bringing to its readership topical overviews and the latest news and developments in the technology and management of hydrographic activities.

Hydro International seeks and publishes the opinion of leading hydrographers on the state
of the market, technical issues and national and international policies.

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Hydro International goes straight to the desk of key decision-makers in the international hydrography arena and is directed at commercial, academic and government professionals all over the world, people at the leading edge of managing, implementing and procuring hydrographic equipment and services. Our audited readership is involved in a diverse range of activities involving hydrography.

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