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High Quality Surveys Using hybrid AUVs and state of the art hydrographic data acquisition software

07/2015

The acquisition of QPS by Saab opened up for the possibility for closer integration between the Saab AUV platforms and the data acquisition software from QPS. This resulted in a joint project in 2014 to demonstrate a high end survey system that was capable of very accurate combined sonar, multibeam bathymetry, video and subbottom profiling. The system is based on Saabs hovering AUV capable of very stable autonomous close up scanning of both structures and bottom features. The QPS data acquisition software ensures that all data is collected together with navigation data in an optimal way for precision and further processing. The result is merged data of high quality that is easily evaluated and exported.

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Implementation of a Multibeam Echosounder and Terrestrial LiDAR in Support of a Dam Spillway Construction Project

07/2015

Nestled Northeast of the city of Folsom, California, sits the 11,450-acre Folsom Lake—formed by an existing dam on the North Fork and South Fork of the American River. It is responsible for providing irrigation, drinking water, and electricity to parts of California, as well as flood prevention for the areas situated south of the lake. Despite the low risk of a damaging occurrence, it was decided (under the Reclamation Safety of Dams Act) that preventive measures needed to be taken to protect those living downstream. Construction of a new auxiliary spillway is in progress, which will provide a means for a steady water outflow during an increased water flow event. Carried out in phases, this project requires surveys from land and water to ensure successful completion. The $900-million cooperative project between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Department of the Interior, and Bureau of Reclamation will assist the Sacramento region to achieve the 200-year level of flood protection.Completion of the auxiliary spillway is scheduled for late 2017.

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How to produce bathymetric products within one day after surveying.

07/2015

The Port of Rotterdam is an open deep-water port in theriver estuary Maas. The location of the port in an estuarineenvironment necessitates maintenance dredging due tosiltation ’attacks’ from both tidal current and riverdischarge. Siltation from the sea, coming in during theflood tide and eroded materials from the hinterlandtransported in the river flow results in a total of 6.000.000m3 of maintenance dredging works in the port basinsevery year.

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Introducing Teledyne Marine Multibeam Echosounder and Sonar Solutions

07/2015

Teledyne Marine is a leading provider of advanced multibeam echosounder and sonar solutions servicing a variety of markets and applications. By delivering the most advanced acoustic technology solutions Teledyne Marine provides high resolution, accurate, dependable, long lasting solutions to our customers.

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It’s Time to Think in not Months but Years!

02/2015

480 Days and Counting For the past 16 months, AML Oceanographic has watched their sensors protected by UV•Xchange biofouling control technology produce accurate data. AML instruments were originally deployed in October of 2013 at Ocean Networks Canada’s Folger Pinnacle site and continue to operate today, suggesting a big step forward for environmental sensing.

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Shipboard ADCP Surveys

02/2015

Mapping Subsurface Ocean Currents

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Networked Systems

02/2015

Enable Ocean Observation

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Seaformatics

02/2015

Empowering the Seafloor

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Kraken

02/2015

Seeing With Sound

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SubC Imaging

02/2015

Vision Underwater

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Arctic Air

02/2015

ADIANL is helping Newfoundland and Labrador’s aerospace, defence and security (ADS) industry soar

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Canatec

02/2015

Leading-edge technology to the rescue

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Provincial Aerospace

02/2015

Eyes in the skies


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