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FarSounder breaks into Brazilian market

FarSounder has announced Ulstein Belga Marine as its newest dealer and its first in Brazil.

Ulstein Belga Marine will add FarSounder’s Argos series of 3D forward-looking sonars into their product offerings.

Jan Lomholdt, managing director of Ulstein Belga Marine, said:

“Our strategy has been moving towards digitalization and sensor related solutions for communication, navigation, sea-state monitoring and optimization of performance,”

Specifically, Argos provides real-time 3D imagery of waters ahead.

This technology detects and shows various in-water hazards including shallow bottoms and also fixed and moving underwater obstacles.

“Brazil is a market with many types of vessels that can benefit significantly from Farsounder’s innovative navigation technology.

“We feel that FarSounder fits perfectly into our portfolio of international, trusted providers of smart and safe solutions for the maritime and offshore industry in Brazil,” said Lomholdt.