Geo Plus Inaugurates fast Survey Vessel

Geo Explorer is a 16.40m long, 5.20m wide fast survey vessel, capable of completing surveys in sea and shallow water. Equipped with multi-beam, she can fulfill a wide range of surveys in the 30 mile-zone in sea.   First assignment for Geo Explorer, christened on 14 July, is a survey in Cameroun. The vessel is constructed at the No Limit Ships shipyard and compliant with Lloyd's Register and the Netherlands IVW. No Limit Ships now builds a survey vessel for Jan de Nul, to survey near Dubai (UAE).     (read more)
2007-08-03 03:58:03

Geo-matching.com Adds Doppler Velocity Logs

Geo-matching.com has recently added Doppler Velocity Logs (DVLs) to its product categories. In addition to general specifications, detailed information is given about operation characteristics, acoustic specifications and water velocity. Sonardyne is the first supplier in this category with the Syrinx DVL. To see the DVLs category, go to http://geo-matching.com/category/id106-dvls-doppler-velocity-log-.html Just some of the categories on offer include ADCPs, ROVs, Hydrographic Processing Software, GNSS Receivers, GIS Software, Inertial Navigation Systems, AUVs, Multibeam Echosounders, Sidescan Sonars and Imaging Sonar. Geo-matching.com (www.Geo-matching.com) is the world’s largest product database for surveying, navigation and machine guidance featuring detailed product information for more than 1,100 products... (read more)
2016-01-20 09:45:22

Geo-matching.com Adds Unmanned Aerial Systems

Geo-matching.com has announced the addition of a new category for Unmanned Aerial Systems. The types of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) that qualify for inclusion in this new category are all UAVs equipped with cameras, Lidar or other sensors capable of surveying Earth and/or sea surfaces, including relevant processing software. The following systems are currently listed: Aibot X6 (Aibotix), AR180 (Airobot), eBee (senseFly), EasyMap UAV (FotoMapy), md4-200 (microdrones), md4-1000 (microdrones), Phoenix AL-2 (Phoenix Aerial), Resolution (Oxford Blue Systems), Scout B1-100 UAV (Aeroscout), SIRIUS PRO (MAVinci), SmartOne C (SmartPlanes), Trimble UX5 (Trimble Navigation) and Versa X6 (Versadrones). View the UAS product overview.... (read more)
2013-10-08 09:51:46

Geo-matching.com Now also Features Rental Equipment

Geo-matching.com has recently added rental equipment to its product services. Besides accessing detailed information about products and manufacturers, Geo-matching.com users can now also filter their search based on operating region, field of application and product category to find a supplier of the rental equipment that they are looking for. Swathe Services Group and GSE Rentals are the first rental equipment suppliers to feature on Geo-matching.com. Both suppliers supply rental equipment in most parts of the world for numerous application areas.  Geo-matching.com has developed steadily over the years and is now the largest product database with 243 suppliers, 39 product categories and... (read more)
2015-08-20 10:26:26

RB Geo Launches European Water Platform

The importance of water is ever increasing in European policy and business agendas. Water is not only essential to life - it is also a prerequisite for doing business, especially in sectors such as energy, transport, agriculture and tourism. Water challenges are growing around the world and Europe is by no means safe on water. Half the European population lives in waterscarce countries and large areas of Europe face an increasing risk of flooding. Climate change further aggravates these challenges.   To address these challenges, Reed Business Geo (The Netherlands) is proud to announce the release of the new online... (read more)
2008-05-27 01:44:46

Geo Plus Adds Hybrid Survey Vessel

A technologically advanced vessel has been added to the Netherlands-based Geo Plus fleet, with the christening of the Geo Focus on 23 June 2012. She is a 35m diesel electric vessel, capable of sailing without the main engines at a speed of 10kn, thus reducing fuel and Nox. Geo Focus can operate 24/7 for a period of two weeks. The Geo Focus is made for offshore use, and she is equipped with an extended survey suite: Kongsberg EM2040 multi-beam echosounder, a Kongsberg EA 400 single-beam, Kongsberg HIPAP 501 USBL positioning, Reson SVP 14/15 sound velocity probe and Ixsea Hydrins III... (read more)
2012-06-29 11:31:24

RV Geo Resolution Christened in Singapore

EGS managers gathered for the christening and blessing ceremony of the RV Geo Resolution, the latest addition to EGS’s fleet of deep water-capable hydrographic and geophysical survey vessels. EGS purchased the 68m-long RV Geo Resolution (formerly HMNZS Resolution) from the Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) where she had been the principal hydrographic survey ship. Originally designed and constructed for the US Navy (formerly USNS Tenacious) she was the 17th of a class of 18 Stalwart-class surveillance ships. The vessel was handed over to EGS on 10 October 2014 and left Devonport Naval Base the same day for her voyage to... (read more)
2015-04-23 09:35:03

Change of Ownership at Geo Plus

On 17 April 2018 Patrick Defilet, former COO of the Dutch company Geo Plus B.V., took over the business from the founding owners. Geo Plus was founded in 1994 by Jan Loots and his wife Stijnie Veendorp. The company has a long and successful track record and will be celebrating its 25-year anniversary in 2019. Back in 1994 Jan and Stijnie started a land survey company in the northern Netherlands. Due to success, Geo Plus expanded quickly to 25 employees with activities throughout the world. The first hydrographic activities followed quickly by buying a small inland vessel. In 2007 Geo Plus started its... (read more)
2018-04-24 08:36:30

Hugin 1000 for Offshore Geo-Surveys

Offshore Geo-Surveys Sdn Bhd (OGS), the seismic survey division of Offshore Works group, Malaysia, has placed an order for a Kongsberg Maritime Hugin 1000 Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV). The Hugin 1000 AUV, which will be delivered to Offshore Geo-Surveys during Q2 2010, demonstrates the need for survey capacity in Asia. The Hugin 1000 ordered by OGS is rated for 3000m depth and is powered by rechargeable lithium polymer batteries. It carries a sophisticated geophysical and oceanographic sensor suite that can be operated simultaneously to provide high resolution data of the sea bottom. The system comes with a complete navigation solution... (read more)
2010-06-03 12:00:00

Compare Tools and Solutions on Geo-matching.com

The new website by Geomares Publishing, the Netherlands – Geo-matching.com – enables you to compare products on a single site before purchasing. Geo-matching.com is an independent comparison website featuring detailed spec-based comparisons and user reviews for more than 500 geomatics products. The Geo-matching.com platform brings together the popular GIM International and Hydro International product surveys in one place. Users are able to: • Compare over 500 products • Submit feedback and reviews • Read other industry professionals’ comments and opinions • Obtain online information easily and at no charge Geo-matching.com represents a chance for companies to promote their products to a relevant professional... (read more)
2012-10-09 09:39:06
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