Atlas Sounders for Leading Port Authorities

Atlas Hydrographic in Bremen has received a major series of orders for proprietary DESO high-precision vertical echosounders from leading port authorities in France, Germany, Morocco and Poland. The commissionings include remote-controllable DESO 25 systems for Bremen Ports Authority in Germany and the Port of Szczecin in Poland while in France, further units are to be delivered to the Ports of de La Rochelle and Nantes respectively. Featuring two active sounding channels and two additional recording channels for echo strength and overview recording, the systems can be used for precise determination of sediment and silt conditions depending on type of transducer.... (read more)
2005-02-04 12:00:00

Atlas of Southern Ocean Marine Life

Leading marine geoscientists, biologists and oceanographers from all over the world, have spent the last four years compiling everything they know about marine life in the Southern Ocean and the environments that support this marine life. The Biogeographic Atlas of the Southern Ocean, published by the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research, includes around 100 colour photos and 800 maps, providing a wide range of information from the dynamics of the surface waters, and distribution of sea ice, through to the shape and composition of the seafloor. Dr Alix Post from Geoscience Australia, author and editor of the environmental chapter, said... (read more)
2014-08-26 08:50:08

Atlas Professionals to Establish Team in Houston

Specialist recruiter Atlas Professionals is opening a new office in the “Energy Capital of the World”, Houston Texas, USA. The move is in line with the company’s goal to create a presence in North America and become a local point of contact for Atlas’ existing clients and professionals. Atlas Business manager for Renewables Laura Smith will be taking on the challenge of managing the team who will focus on expanding their services into new markets in the region.  Initially, the team will focus on Atlas’ specialist markets including Drilling & Well Services, Engineering & Project Controls and special competencies such... (read more)
2017-02-13 01:03:27

Atlas Receives Order From Spanish Marine Research Institute

Atlas Hydrographic has been awarded a contract by the Spanish Consejo Superior De Investigaciones (CSIC) for the delivery, installation and training of a high resolution multi beam system for the new research vessel B/O Sarmiento De Gamboa. The ordered Atlas Integrated Survey Sensor System comprises of the Atlas Hydrosweep DS (15.5 kHz); for deep sea investigations and the Atlas Hydrosweep MD/50 (50 kHz); for medium depth surveys as well as various auxiliary hardware and software components. The Sarmiento De Gamboa will be operated by the Unidad de Tecnología Marina (UTM) of CSIC, Centro Mediterraneo De Investigaciones Marinas Y Ambientales (CMIMA),... (read more)
2006-10-17 12:00:00

SOA Selects ATLAS Multibeam Echo Sounder for Future Projects

The 3rd Institute of Oceanography of the State Oceanographic Administration (SOA) in Xiamen, China, have awarded Atlas Hydrographic a contract to supply an Atlas Hydrosweep multibeam echo sounder. The system with depth range capability of more than 2,000m will be used for hydrographic surveying from mid 2014. Besides its standard functions of recording high-accurate bathymetric data of the seafloor structure and the ability of recording up to 10,000 side scan values in parallel, the Hydrosweep MD/50 comes with its 4x multi-ping feature. In this operation mode up to four swaths can be generated simultaneously per ping using frequency modulation in... (read more)
2014-01-02 09:18:20

Training on Safety Strategies by Atlas Services Group

Independent hydrographic surveyor is to present a training session entitled 'Principles of inshore survey and the importance of survey strategy for safety and data quality'. The session is scheduled on Thursday 11 April 2013, from 12.00 to 13.00 in Node Room 064/03 of the NOC, Southampton, UK. Agust Magnusson shares his broad experience and insights taken during his career and the session promises to be interesting for hydrographic surveyors who aim to keep up their knowledge. Registration to attend the training is requested at Atlas Services Group, Booth W1 at Ocean Business. (read more)
2013-04-10 01:42:34

John Morse Joins Atlas Focussing on Offshore Wind

With over 40 years of experience in commercial and operations management, business development, sales and marketing, Atlas Professionals welcomes John Morse as the new business development manager for the Offshore Wind business line. John will focus on developing Atlas’ client base for offshore wind farms situated in the UK and will pay particular attention to Tier 1 clients involved with Round 3 Offshore Wind Farm projects. John is a trained geologist and has experience in international management in the renewables and survey industry. John has previously held executive positions on the East of England Energy Group (EEEGR) and is currently... (read more)
2016-03-31 11:03:40

Airbus Sells Remaining Shares in Atlas Elektronik to Thyssenkrupp

Airbus Defence and Space has entered into an agreement to sell its 49 percent share in Atlas Elektronik Group to Thyssenkrupp AG based in Essen, Germany. With this acquisition, Thyssenkrupp, which to date has held a 51 percent share in the company, will become the sole owner of Atlas Elektronik. The sale of its shares in Atlas Elektronik, a supplier of maritime technology, is part of Airbus Defence and Space’s divestment program which will allow it to focus on its core business. Closing of the transaction is subject to customary regulatory approvals.   (read more)
2017-01-12 01:06:21

Subserv Pro and ORCA Offshore Join Atlas Professionals

Through the collaboration of its subsidiaries, Atlas Professionals has been able to grow and strengthen its presence within the Energy and Marine industries. Atlas Professionals has completed the acquisition of a 100% interest in Subserv Pro (SSP) and its subsidiary ORCA Offshore (ORCA). This acquisition will add further scope and options for both of Atlas’ clients and personnel. As of the end of August, SSP’s and ORCA’s staff shall remain unchanged, with their teams operating in the same location in Banbury. However, Marcus and Operations Director Celia Chandler will leave the company and hand over management to Andrew Blears, director of... (read more)
2015-09-04 09:11:00

ATLAS IS³ Project Process for NIO India on Schedule

At the end of 2010, the National Institute of Oceanography in India (NIO) chose Atlas Hydrographic to deliver an ATLAS IS³ for their new research vessel Sindhu Sadhana, currently under construction at ABG shipyard in Surat, India.     NIO with its headquarters at Dona Paula, Goa, is a large oceanographic laboratory of international reputation. The institute has about 200 scientists and since its foundation in 1966 the focus of research has been on observing and understanding the special oceanographic features that the North Indian basin offers.   Although NIO owns a 60m research vessel named Sindhu Sankalp, vessels from... (read more)
2011-08-09 10:58:10
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