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Danish Hydrographic Office Turns to GIS For Automated Maritime Charting

Denmark has challenging seascapes to map and chart. It has a rich history of nautical charting that dates back to the seventeenth century, and many of its navigational products for Greenland were created in the 1960s. When GPS started to gain promine... (read more)

Navigate Hydrographic – the Nautical SmartChart

What is the core role of a hydrographer? To map the seafloor? Provide a precise position on the water? Some may believe it is to play with lots of expensive toys on boats, while colleagues are stuck in the office. While all those answers may be corre... (read more)

Live Transmissions from the Deep

Live transmissions from unexplored regions deep below the Indian Ocean have underlined the role that reliable, high-speed broadband is playing at sea in expanding knowledge and promoting a more sustainable future. Increasing our knowledge of the mari... (read more)
 

 

 
 
 
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'Check and double check your data before getting somebody else to check it for you’

Phil Payne, survey delivery manager of the UK Hydrographic Office talks about hydrographic programmes to support blue economic growth, intentional projects and the use of lidar for charting purposes. ”There will be a continued drive towards aut... (read more)
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The Sun Shines on Nautical Charts in Different Ways

Just recently someone reminded me about the 20th anniversary of the finalization of the first official type-approval of an ECDIS device. Indeed, it was in summer 1999 that all sea trials and technical tests at the labs of the Federal Maritime and Hyd... (read more)
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Quality Positioning Services BV (QPS), headquartered in Zeist, The Netherlands, is an independent software design company founded in 1986. QPS subsidiary offices are located in Canada, the USA and the UK. QPS are experts in maritime geomatics software and services. QPS solutions are used across a variety of industries, including...
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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 and respected weekly newsletter. Hydro International is published six 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 and oceanographic activities.

Hydro International seeks and publishes the opinion of leading hydrographers, oceanographers, marine biologists, maritime archaeologists and other professionals on the state of the market, technical issues, latests developments and national and international policies.

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