MacArtney Norge A/S has been appointed as Ashtead Technology agent for the Nordic Region. MacArtney is a well established global supplier of underwater technology, specialising in the design, manufacture, sales and service of a wide range of systems.
MacArtney will provide Ashtead Technology's full equipment rental fleet, incorporating positioning equipment, ROV sensors, hydrographic and geophysical equipment and IRM, NDT and diving equipment to customers in the Nordic region, from their base at Stavanger. A technical workshop and support facilities will also be provided from the new MacArtney base.
Ashtead Technology view the appointment of MacArtney as a significant step in plans for geographical growth. The territory covered by the agreement is the complete Nordic Region - Norway, Denmark, Finland, Sweden, Iceland and the Faroes.
The Italian Navy has created a movie that gives a good insight into the various aspects of use of hydrography in addition to nautical charting. The movie has been made at the occasion of World Hydrography Day 2014.