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Centralised Data for Hamburg Port Authority

The Port of Hamburg is the third-largest container port in Europe and among the biggest in the world. There are almost 300 berths with a total of 43 kilometres of quay servicing around 9,000 ships per year. The Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) is responsible for the ma... (read more)
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Multi-purpose Offshore Survey Vessel for Lighthouse

Lighthouse continues to invest in enhancing the capabilities of its survey fleet. Recently, the MPV/DP2 Nautical Geo, their latest multi-purpose offshore vessel has arriv... (read more)

New CTO Expands Rovco’s Senior Management Team

UK-based subsea company Rovco has strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of Dr Iain Wallace as chief technology officer (CTO). The move reinforces the fi... (read more)

University of Gothenburg Selects HUGIN AUV to Expand Autonomy in Marine Research

The University Of Gothenburg, Sweden, has chosen Kongsberg Maritime’s HUGIN autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) to expand Sweden’s capabilities in the field of mar... (read more)

Sediment Stability Instrumentation Added to Sediment? Solved Range

Aquatec Group has expanded the Sediment? Solved range to include instrumentation to measure surface sediment stability, with the addition of Partrac’s benthic flumes and... (read more)

Integration of Hydrographic Data Management and Chart Production

IntellinQ, The Netherlands, and SevenCs, Germany, have recently joined forces and signed a cooperation agreement in order to develop, promote and support an integrated solutio... (read more)

OSIL Integrated Oceanographic Observation System for Chilean Project

The University of Los Lagos (Chile) has recently installed an oceanographic observation system, manufactured by integrated systems providers Ocean Scientific International Ltd... (read more)

UN Ocean Conference Produces 14 Action Points

IHO Secretary-General Robert Ward represented the IHO at the United Nations (UN) Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 14: Conserve an... (read more)

Fugro to Conduct UXO Survey for Borssele Offshore Wind Farm Zone

Fugro has been awarded a joint contract with Boskalis for survey and identification of unexploded ordnance (UXO) in the Borssele Wind Farm Zone. The multimillion-euro contract... (read more)

European Union’s Involvement at UN Ocean Conference

On Monday 5 June 2017, the United Nations opened the Ocean Conference, a high-level event to support the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14 (SDG14): Conserve an... (read more)
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Laurie Prandolini Fellowship for Collaborative Research into Autonomous Marine Fleets

The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) has awarded its Laurie Prand... (read more)

Seven Members of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea Elected

On Wednesday 14 June 2017, seven members of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea were e... (read more)

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