Movers & Shakers

Frank Verhoeven IADC Board of Directors President

The International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) has appointed Mr. Frank Verhoeven as the President of the IADC Board of Directors. Mr. Verhoeven was part of the Royal Boskalis Westminster group of companies for 40... (read more)

Greensea Appoints Heath Hescock as Robotics Engineer

Greensea, creator of OPENSEA, the marine industry operating platform, has appointed Heath Hescock as Robotics engineer. Heath leads the hardware integration process at Greensea and is primarily responsible for providing Green... (read more)

Farlin Halsey Named as Hemisphere GNSS President and CEO

Farlin Halsey has been named as president and chief executive officer of Hemisphere GNSS, effective from 2 January 2017. He replaces Xinping Guo, the interim president and chief executive officer. Mr Halsey has also been appo... (read more)

NORBIT Appoints Mairi Law as Director for Sales and Marketing

NORBIT have appointed Mairi Law as director of Sales and Marketing to support their growing UK and Irish client base. According to NORBIT’s Peter Eriksen, she has extensive experience in the sales of multibeam systems,... (read more)

Kraken Establishes German Subsidiary

Kraken Sonar’s German subsidiary, Kraken Robotik GmbH (KRG), will commence operations at the Bremen Innovation and Technology Centre from 1 January 2017. KRG will be led by Dr Jakob Schwendner as managing director. Dr S... (read more)

Honouring Ocean Science Pioneer Walter Munk

Organisers of the first Oceanology International North America (OINA) exhibition and conference, taking place from 14-16 February 2017 in San Diego, USA, have announced that ocean science pioneer and ‘living legend&rsqu... (read more)

Award for EGNOS GNSS Augmentation System

The multi-agency team behind the ESA-designed EGNOS augmentation system – making it possible for European aircraft to safely rely on satnav signals – has received a prestigious award from France’s national a... (read more)

NOC's New Science and Technology Director Takes up Post

Professor Angela Hatton has begun her new role as Director of Science and Technology at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC). She was previously Director of Research at the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) and... (read more)

Next Geosolutions Boosts Middle East Presence

Next Geosolutions is set to increase its international credentials in the Persian Gulf region, with a seven figure investment. The independent geoscience and engineering service provider has launched a multi purpose-built ope... (read more)

Atlas Professionals Expands its Survey Team

Atlas Professionals has appointed Paul Hampton as their Survey Business manager. Paul brings with him extensive experience and a contagious enthusiasm. With his extensive background in the industry spanning over 15 years, foc... (read more)
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