Atlas Interactive Set for Growth

International learning and skills provider Atlas Interactive has appointed a new head of global marketing to spearhead its international marketing strategy as it embarks on an ambitious growth plan. Simone Barnett joins at a pivotal time for the company as it initiates a move into new geographic locations and market sectors. Atlas Interactive has experienced rapid growth in its business following private equity investment from HG Capital PLC in 2007. Revenue in the last year has increased by over 20%, with correspondingly strong profit growth and further sales expansion expected in 2011.Based at the company's headquarters in Aberdeen, the new... (read more)
2011-02-28 12:10:42

Atlas Professionals Opens Romanian Office

On 20 July 2015, Atlas Professionals opened its doors in Constanta, Romania. The office will focus on the offshore marine sectors for local content. As the largest source for officers in the European Union, Romania is the ideal location for Atlas to open their office. With Atlas’ Offshore Marine offices based in, among others, the Netherlands, Latvia and Singapore, the Constanta office will be working in close collaboration with these branches to ensure that highly-skilled seafarers are provided to our global projects. For several years the team in Constanta has worked as a crewing office, dealing with the provision of... (read more)
2015-07-30 09:07:02

New Managing Director for Atlas Hydrographic

Allan Bertelsen is the new Managing Director of Atlas Hydrographic GmbH, a subsidiary of Atlas Elektronik. Until now, Allan Bertelsen had managed the business of the Danish subsidiary Atlas Maridan ApS. The activities of the Atlas Elektronik Group for the commercial and civilian market will in future be concentrated within Atlas Hydrographic. This field includes the development and manufacture of unmanned, autonomous underwater vehicles and scientific surveying systems with which, for example, pipelines, offshore installations and the seabed can be monitored, surveyed and mapped. Atlas Maridan will also be offering services relating to the deployment of unmanned underwater vehicles. His... (read more)
2012-10-18 09:34:14

European Atlas of the Seas Pilot Version

The European Commission has launched a pilot version of an European Atlas of the Seas - a dynamic online atlas where users will be able to learn more about Europe's seas, its maritime sectors, the interaction between them and the maritime policy which brings them all together. By presenting the European Union's maritime heritage to the public in a practical and informative way, the atlas is seeking to bring fisheries and maritime policies to a wider audience. It offers detailed information on a vast array of maritime subjects and areas, such as the volume of passengers and cargo carried to... (read more)
2010-06-01 03:33:13

Kraken Sonar and Atlas Elektronik to Collaborate

Kraken Sonar Systems has signed a teaming agreement with ATLAS ELEKTRONIK GmbH. The objective of this agreement is to combine the expertise and technology of both companies to provide the Royal Canadian Navy with the optimal solution for its Remote Mine Disposal System (RMDS). In addition to the RMDS programme, Kraken has teamed with ATLAS to provide military-grade KATFISH towed sonar systems to a leading Asian navy as part of a major mine-countermeasures procurement programme. Expanding upon this both ATLAS and Kraken are looking forward to jointly pursue further opportunities for both the Canadian and global naval defence market. Further... (read more)
2017-06-27 03:24:05

Three year Contract Atlas with Rijkswaterstaat

Atlas Professionals have been selected as the exclusive supplier of nautical temporary personnel in the North Sea area, for part of the fleet of Rijkswaterstaat (part of the Dutch Ministry of Transport, Public Works and Water Management). The contract will start on 1 December 2015 for a period of three years, with an option for extention of two years. Atlas will supply nautical crew for all types of vessels such as the coast guard, survey  vessels and oil recovery vessels. The positions vary mainly from captain, chief engineer, second engineer, able seaman to watchman. This operation will be manned from... (read more)
2015-11-25 11:52:42

New Developments in the Atlas Competence Programme

The Atlas Competence Programme (ACP) is now fully integrated into the Atlas Quality Management System (QMS) and is audited and certified in accordance with ISO 9001:2008. The ACP, currently covering the ROV and survey industries, meets the requirements as described in the IMCA freelance framework guidelines and is continuously developing. At Atlas Professionals, they are committed to providing a safe, reliable and competent workforce, while working to meet clients’ needs globally. Atlas was already the first agency operating an easily accessible, quality-driven and partly automated competence management programme. “Through the ACP we further assure that all professionals meet the requirements... (read more)
2018-03-20 09:50:33

Ministerial Visit for Atlas Elektronik UK

Atlas Elektronik UK hosted a visit by the Minister for Defence Equipment, Support and Technology, Mr Philip Dunne, to its Winfrith, Dorset, site on 4 July 2013. Mr Dunne was accompanied by South Dorset MP, Mr Richard Drax. Mr Dunne and Mr Drax met the company chairman, Rear Admiral Nigel Guild, and managing director, Dr Antoni Mazur. They were given a tour of the site including unique acoustic test facilities and the submarine sonar manufacturing suite. They were also briefed on Atlas Elektronik’s support to the Ministry of Defence allied with a growing export business. Atlas Elektronik UK is pleased... (read more)
2013-07-12 09:33:21

New VTS Radar from Atlas Elektronik

A new X-Band radar system with a frequency diversity technique designed for VTS operations, the Atlas 9760 RTX FD has been announced by Atlas Elektronik of Bremen. Featuring superior clutter suppression and enhanced target detection capabilities, the new system is particularly suited for long-range coastal surveillance applications. When combined with high-efficiency antennas such as those with a high gain and/or circularly polarised capability, it can provide ideal performance peaks necessary for critical detection operations. A derivative of established Altas VTS 9760 radar transceiver technology, the new system transmits via two different X-band frequencies with echo returns of both first received... (read more)
2004-05-14 12:00:00

Competence and Training Manager for Atlas Professionals

Atlas Professionals (Atlas, The Netherlands) is welcoming Dingena Theunisse into its team as the new Competence and Training Manager. She expresses that demonstrating competence to clients can help contractual requirements and add confidence that they have the right person for the job. It also enables career progression for the individual while giving them ownership of their own development. Dingena previously worked for Fugro Survey BV where she was amongst other things responsible for the creation, development and implementation of an offshore personnel development and performance system. Andrew Blears, UK operations director, explains that he has heard the debate regarding competence... (read more)
2014-10-14 02:26:45
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