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  • 4 May 2020
    Equipment, Technology

    Okeanus has partnered with SeaRobotics to make autonomous surface vehicles (ASVs) increasingly available for international rental. The SR-Surveyor M1.8, a man-portable ASV from SeaRobotics, is one of the first additions to Okeanus’ portfolio of survey solutions. Specifically, the SR-Surveyor M1.8 sensor suite allows simplified survey logistics and optimised data acquisition in shallow and hard-to-navigate waters. […]

  • 10 October 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    The Fred. Olsen related companies, led by Fred. Olsen Windcarrier and with Global Wind Service, Natural Power and ZephIR Lidar, have joined forces to create a single operations and maintenance (O&M) service provider for offshore wind farm operators.

  • 22 October 2012
    Equipment, Technology

    CARIS announced the release of Bathy DataBASE 4.0, the leading solution for managing and analyzing bathymetry data. Powered by the CSAR engine and backed by proven RDBMS technology, Bathy DataBASE delivers a robust and scalable solution for the storage and analysis of ever-expanding volumes of Sonar and LiDAR data. Significant enhancements have been made to […]

  • 27 June 2012
    Business & Finance

      Gardline’s coastal survey vessel the George D, named after the founder of the company, George Darling was lifted from the dock in Great Yarmouth early Tuesday morning and loaded onto the mighty 7002 tonne MV Pangini for its transportation to Douala, the largest port and city in Cameroon. The George D is one of […]

  • 21 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Coastline Surveys announces the appointment of Andrew Johnson as Hydrographic Services Division Manager. Andy has amassed a wealth of experience during his professional 25 year career in the marine industry worldwide. Andy has particular talents and enthusiasm in team building, business development and Client relationships whilst being a successful technical project manager. Andy’s career includes […]

  • 18 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    British engineering company, Renishaw, has presented a new mobile 3D mapping product, a laser scanner ‘Merlin’. According to Reinshaw, Merlin has been engineered specifically for use in the challenging marine environment and to help cut the cost of vessel-based laser scanning. Using time-of-flight laser technology, Merlin measures and records time-tagged geo-referenced data points above the waterline. This […]

  • 30 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The innovation project Neptune, supported by KIC InnoEnergy Iberia, launched for the first time its buoy into the sea for testing on last Wednesday, May 22nd, at the “Pont del Petroli” in Badalona, Spain. The main objective was to compare a fixed buoy’s wind measurement data -located at a nearby pier- with the sea located […]

  • 15 October 2017

    Offshore WIND’s most read news from 9 to 15 October 2017.

  • 13 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Fugro said it has recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with International Ocean Vessel Technical Consultant (IOVTEC) to boost its involvement in the emerging offshore wind farm market in Taiwan, following joint projects in the region’s oil and gas sector. Under this MoU, Fugro and IOVTEC will also install a lidar buoy to collect wind […]

  • 9 April 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business developments & projects

    The developers of Australia’s first offshore wind farm have started environmental assessment process and referred the Star of the South project to state and federal planning and environment ministries.

  • 30 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Fugro’s USA president Edward Saade has been reappointed by the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to its Hydrographic Services Review Panel (HSRP). The 15-member federal advisory committee comprises individuals with a range of maritime expertise to provide independent recommendations for improved navigation services and coastal resilience. “I am honoured to be reappointed for […]

  • 4 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Coastline Surveys has announced the appointment of Andrew Johnson as Hydrographic Services Division Manager. Andy has amassed a wealth of experience during his professional 25 year career in the marine industry worldwide. Andy has particular talents and enthusiasm in team building, business development and Client relationships whilst being a successful technical project manager. Andy’s career […]

  • 23 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Automasjon og Data AS (A+D) in Sandnes, Norway is currently testing and handing over the total Metmast instrumentation package for the Fecamp Offshore Wind project in France.  For several years now, A+D is trying to shift technology and experience from offshore oil and gas to offshore wind. As the offshore wind projects move into deeper waters, […]

  • 29 October 2014
    Research & Development, Technology

    AXYS Technologies Inc has announced the EDP Inovação (EDPi) WindSentinel floating LiDAR system has survived a major storm that ravaged the coast of Portgual near Viana do Castelo on October 16, 2014. Enduring gale force winds with gusts of over 90 km/hr and waves the size of three-story buildings (10 metres high), the WindSentinel remained on-station, […]

  • 19 February 2015
    Research & Development, Technology

    ​Dong Energy has chosen SmartWind Technologies for the supply of a dual-Doppler radar system for offshore wind measurement. The two radars are to be installed in 2016 on the coast near the Westermost Rough Offshore Wind Farm. They will produce high-resolution dynamic maps of the wind flow through and around the wind farm. The measurement […]

  • 13 September 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      Fugro has been awarded the contract to conduct an Airborne LiDAR Bathymetry (ALB) survey of the Golf of Lion (France) to be conducted during September 2011. The primary purpose of the survey which will be conducted to IHO order 1b standards is to map the sand reserves from the back of the beach to […]

  • 10 October 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    The Fred. Olsen related companies, led by Fred. Olsen Windcarrier and with Global Wind Service, Natural Power and ZephIR Lidar, have joined forces to create a single operations and maintenance (O&M) service provider for offshore wind farm operators.

  • 25 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The first sonar manufacturer recently arrived in Plymouth to start conducting bathymetric and backscatter surveys in Plymouth Sound and Wembury Bay as part of the Shallow Survey 2015 Common Dataset (CDS) collection. The aim of the CDS is to provide the international hydrographic community with a range of datasets, collected using the latest shallow water […]

  • 14 February 2012

    EUROMECH Colloquium 528 will be hosting a “Wind Energy and the Impact of Turbulence on the Conversion Process” event from 22 to 24 February at the University of Oldenburg. The conference has been organized by ForWind, the Centre for Wind Energy Research of the University of Oldenburg, Hanover and Bremen. More than 80 experts from […]

  • 4 June 2014
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development

    The Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) has released a report detailing a high-resolution geophysical and oceanographic survey of the entire Maryland Wind Energy Area. The survey was the first by any state to map the seafloor geology of a complete Wind Energy Area. This information is critical to optimizing the siting, design and layout of an offshore […]

  • 11 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    MMT have close relationship with universities and marine science programs within MMT´s field of work. This summer MMT welcome two interns who recently graduated from Middlebury College, Vermont (USA). Jaya Ghosh graduated from Middlebury College in 2012 with a joint degree in environmental studies and geology. Her undergraduate thesis was on analyzing a subaqueous slump […]

  • 29 October 2014
    Research & Development, Technology

    AXYS Technologies Inc has announced the EDP Inovação (EDPi) WindSentinel floating LiDAR system has survived a major storm that ravaged the coast of Portgual near Viana do Castelo on October 16, 2014. Enduring gale force winds with gusts of over 90 km/hr and waves the size of three-story buildings (10 metres high), the WindSentinel remained on-station, […]