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  • 14 October 2020

    Hydro International is the leading global media platform focusing on hydrographic, oceanographic and related topics. It goes straight to the desk of key decision-makers and is directed at commercial, academic and governmental professionals all over the world.

  • 2 December 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    GEOMAR has acquired a moving vessel profiler (MVP) from AML Oceanographic as part of the Helmholtz Association funded observing infrastructure “Modular Observation Solutions for Earth Systems” (MOSES). MOSES is comprised of flexible and mobile observation modules which are designed to investigate the interactions of short-term events and long-term trends across Earth compartments. “The first MOSES […]

  • 20 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Kraken Robotics’ German subsidiary, Kraken Robotik, has been awarded a contract to deliver 3,000 meter rated SeaVision laser scanning sensors to the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research in Kiel, Germany.  The contract value is approximately $0.5 million with delivery expected during Q1, 2020. Under this contract, Kraken will deliver a twin pod SeaVision 3D […]

  • 25 October 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Partrac GeoMarine, the Houston-based Marine Survey and Coastal Consultancy company, will take part in this year’s national American Shore and Beach Preservation Association’s (ASBPA) annual meeting ‘Resilient Shorelines for Rising Tides’ at Galveston, Texas, from October 30th through November 2nd. Partrac GeoMarine’s Technical Director, Dr. Kevin Black, and Sediment Tracing Specialist, Dr. Jack Poleykett will […]

  • 11 October 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    UTEC Geomarine has recently relocated a suite of geotechnical equipment to Australia, from the UK, to meet demand from the company’s offices located in Perth, Singapore and Jakarta. The equipment, which includes a 75-kN ROSON cone penetrometer tester (CPT), UTEC Geomarine’s patented geoROV CPT system, a piston corer capable of cores up to 9 m, […]

  • 8 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    UTEC, a part of Acteon, has appointed Jon Beatty to lead its Geomarine business unit and long-term employee Greg Hammond to head its StarNet business unit. Paul Smith, UTEC group managing director, said, “I am pleased to welcome Jon and Greg to the UTEC leadership team and I am confident that their expertise and experience […]

  • 19 April 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Partrac, the Scottish-based marine survey and coastal consultancy group, has launched its U.S. subsidiary – Partrac GeoMarine Inc. Partrac GeoMarine is based in Houston, Texas, and offers the full range of services and products already offered by its parent company in Europe. “Houston is the ideal US hub for Partrac GeoMarine,” said Partrac co-founder Sam […]

  • 15 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    After almost three years of construction, the Ocean Science Centre Mindelo (OSCM) has officially started its scientific operation. The international research and logistics station, which is operated jointly by the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel and the National Institute for Fishery Research of Cape Verde (INDP), intends to further strengthen the various research […]

  • 29 May 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The “Norfolk Swift” with a survey team from Geomara onboard has completed a full site survey of E.on’s Robin Rigg offshore wind farm and export cables. The survey partnership of Geomara & Norfolk Marine has now completed numerous hydrographical surveys together in UK and Irish waters along with contracts completed as far afield as the West […]

  • 6 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    AXYS Technologies has appointed Geomarine of as their new value added reseller in Italy. Based in Senigallia, Italy, Geomarine is part of the DIMMS group, offering technical expertise in offshore environments around the Mediterranean. The AXYS range of metocean solutions, including its TRIAXYS family of wave buoys, should complement the existing Geomarine range of offerings, […]

  • 30 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Technology

    AXYS Technologies, a Canadian environmental monitoring company, has appointed Geomarine as its new value added reseller in Italy.

  • 6 April 2016
    Research & Development

    Scientists at the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel trying to understand how the Earth’s surface was formed have used new technology to date lava flows at the North Kolbeinsey Ridge about 500 kilometers north of Iceland. They found evidence of large, deep-sea volcanic eruptions, which probably formed almost half of the Earth’s crust. […]

  • 14 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    UTEC Geomarine, part of UTEC Survey, an Acteon company, has made new management appointments. Jim Edmunds, the company’s Technology Director, assumes responsibility for operational and technical project execution, as well as development of the company’s geotechnical contracting business. Jim has been with UTEC Geomarine since 2010 and brings 22 years of industry experience to UTEC Geomarine, […]

  • 7 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    The ambassador of South Korea to Germany, Kyung-soo Lee, has visited GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel. For many years, marine research institutions of both countries have been working together very intensively. During his visit the ambassador underlined the importance of innovative marine research for the welfare of future generations. According to GEOMAR, Korea […]

  • 26 February 2016

    Norfolk Marine, a Specialist Marine Contractor operating vessels, dive teams and Inspection class ROVs, and high resolution hydrographic and geophysical survey company Geomara, have signed a cooperation agreement. The companies said they will work together to provide an extensive range of interrelated maritime services with a strong focus on efficiencies created through inter-operability capabilities. Working […]

  • 26 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norfolk Marine and Geomara have signed a cooperation agreement to work together to provide a range of interrelated maritime services. The agreement should bring together Norfolk Marine’s experience as a specialist marine contractor operating vessels, dive teams and Inspection class ROV’s with Geomara’s expertise in the area of hydrographic and geophysical survey. Working from Norfolk Marine’s UK […]

  • 19 November 2015
    Research & Development

    German research vessel METEOR, under the leadership of the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, is set to take on another GEOTRACES (GA08) cruise in the southeastern Atlantic. For the past seven years, the international research program GEOTRACES has been investigating the sources, sinks and distributions of trace elements such as iron, cadmium or copper. […]

  • 25 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    UTEC Geomarine has completed the first phase of a geotechnical site investigation in the Caspian Sea for a major oil and gas operator. The project was completed using a remotely operated vehicle (ROV) geoROV seabed cone penetration test (CPT) and sampling system, geoREACT suction skid, and a specially developed rotary core drill. During 150 hours […]

  • 10 April 2015
    Research & Development

    The onset of northern hemispheric glaciation cycles three million years ago has dramatically changed Arctic climate. Scientists of the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Germany have now for the first time reconstructed the history of Arctic climate based on records archived in ferromanganese crusts. In the past decades ferromanganese crusts have been the […]

  • 18 March 2015
    Project & Tenders

    The MacArtney Group has signed an official representative agreement with Geomarine – an Italian geophysical and geotechnical marine survey service provider, and a part of the DIMMS Group. The two companies will team up to offer underwater technology solutions and services in primarily Italy and Mozambique. In its role as MacArtney representative, Geomarine will have access to […]

  • 15 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Scientists recover instruments and long-term experiments from two Norwegian cold-water coral reefs.  How do cold-water corals react to changing environmental conditions such as rising water temperatures and ocean acidification? Will the fragile reefs survive climate change? The 473rd expedition of the German research vessel POSEIDON helps to answer urgent questions about the future of marine […]

  • 6 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    The Croatian/Canadian biologist Dr. Elizabeta Briski studies the question whether species from certain regions have inherent advantages over other species in colonizing new ecosystems. For her research she has been awarded with the Sofja Kovalevskaja Award of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. The Croatian/Canadian scientist Elizabeta Briski has been awarded the Sofja Kovalevskaya Award of […]

  • 23 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Two recent studies by members of the research group for Microbial Biogeochemistry at GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel show how the oceans’ uptake of carbon dioxide on the one hand stimulates the growth of marine bacteria and the decomposition of organic material in the upper layer. On the other hand, it may also […]

  • 20 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Saturday, 21 June, is “Ocean Sampling Day.” Marine scientists will take water samples at over 170 locations worldwide to investigate the distribution and genetic diversity of microorganisms in the water. Also scientists from the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Kiel University and the joint Cluster of Excellence “The Future Ocean” will participate in […]

  • 5 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    As part of the Marie-Tharp Lecture Series of the Women’s Executive Board at GEOMAR, Prof. Antje Boetius of the Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI), Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research and the Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology in Bremen reported on her work on the impacts of climate change in the Arctic Ocean. “It […]