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Drone Bathymetric System Pilot Projects

Israeli drone service provider ERELIS recently conducted pilot projects using a drone equipped with a single-beam echosounder in the Mediterranean and Dead Seas. The data were validated by authorized local surveyors andreports from previous surveys of the same areas by Michmoret Campus – Faculty of Marine Sciences. The reference bathymetric data were collected using a manned boat and multibeam and

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V-PILOT Control System for USVs

Reygar has launched V-PILOT, an integrated autopilot and mission planning system for USVs. The system uses an embedded vessel controller and a shore-side user interface to connect to existing GPS, thrusters, steering and associated command systems. V-PILOT can be used for small and large unmanned vessels for both inshore and coastal survey and inspection operations. The system has flexible survey

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AUV for Geotechnical Survey

Feritech Global

Marine-i has agreed to support marine engineering specialist Feritech Global in its plan to create an autonomous subsea vehicle specially designed for geotechnical survey work. Such a design would result in safer, more efficient and cost-effective seabed survey operations. Marine-i and Feritech are collaborating on a structured development program to define the industry standards that the new vehicle must meet,

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Webinar Today: Gap-Filler Survey Tech

Klein – A MIND Technology Business will host a webinar today at 11:00 a.m. EST on gap-filler technology for the most efficient surveys, enabling full swath coverage and less time on the water. Join Richard Dentzman and Michiel Van De Visser will discuss how they were able to perform two ANTX demonstration surveys for the U.S. Navy–between two hurricanes and

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Drones Improve Surveys

Naval architecture and marine engineering company Foreship Ltd. confirms that draught surveys employing drones improve the accuracy of readings, as well as the speed and safety of the survey process. Following successful trials, Foreship has added the method to its service offering. A draught survey is typically performed from a boat operated alongside the vessel. The boat, which may be

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