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Change of Ownership Geo Plus

On 17 April 2018 Patrick Defilet, former COO of Geo Plus B.V., took over the Dutch based company Geo Plus B.V. from the founding owners.  Geo Plus is founded in 1994 by J... (read more)

Fugro’s Ultra-Deepwater Surveys Support Seabed Mining Exploration

Fugro is commencing its first project supporting deep sea polymetallic nodule mining under a contract awarded by seafloor mineral exploration company Nauru Ocean Resources Inc... (read more)

Satellite-derived Land/Seafloor Surface Models for Caribbean Disaster Recovery

TCarta, a global provider of marine geospatial products, has delivered pre- and post-disaster surface models for the Caribbean islands of Antigua and Barbuda for use in Hurric... (read more)

Virtual Contact Lenses for Radar Satellites Improve Sea-level Measurements

Radar satellites supply the data used to map sea levels and ocean currents. However, up until now, the radar's 'eyes' have been blind where the oceans are covered by ice. Rese... (read more)

Vattenfall Procures OceanWise Raster Charts XL

Vattenfall, the Swedish energy group, have procured OceanWise Raster Charts XL (eXcluding Land) as a seamless Web Map Tile Service (WMTS) for Northern Europe.Based on standard... (read more)

Enhancing Safe Autonomous Navigation at Sea Using Deep Learning Techniques

ASV Global (ASV) is leading a new £1.2million research project in partnership with BMT to enhance the safety and reliability of autonomous navigation. The project team w... (read more)

EdgeTech Releases New Sidescan Sonar Software for Search & Recovery

EdgeTech, specialised in high-resolution sonar imaging systems and underwater technology, has launched a new sidescan sonar software package: Discover Blue. Discover Blue was... (read more)

Marine Magnetics' Explorer Magnetometer Integrated with Gavia AUV

Teledyne Gavia, manufacturer of the Gavia autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV), has announced the integration of Marine Magnetics’ Explorer AUV magnetometer. The Explorer... (read more)

Teledyne PDS Introduces Online Sidescan Sonar Backscatter Mosaicking

Teledyne PDS has released a number of new features for online sidescan sonar backscatter mosaicking. A new option ensures that the PDS offering remains at the forefront o... (read more)
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Teledyne Marine Welcomes Doug Lockhart as New Vice President

Teledyne Marine has announced the addition of Doug Lockhart in the role of vice president and genera... (read more)

Robert Ward Becomes New Executive Consultant at BM Bergmann-Marine

BM Bergmann-Marine has announced that Robert Ward is cooperating with the consultancy service provid... (read more)

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