Conventional Aids to Navigation are history, relics from the times before internet and e-Navigation. The general tendency for internet of things will change the navigational marking as well.
SeaHow’s Smart Buoy concept combines the robust polyethylene buoy with monitoring sensors and mobile data transmission to collect real-time oceanographic data from the sea, on-line 24/7.
Smart Buoy is the new generation buoy which is connected to network and capable for interactivity. It improves both the navigation safety and fairway maintenance.
Oceaneering has innovated a total new approach for the maintenance of submerged pipelines and installations. The basic principle is to minimize the use of expensive support–vessel and use remote operated EROV-systems for the maintenance. The SeaHow EROV-buoy serves as the floating station for the communication antenna.
Meritaito Ltd, the leading Finnish marine survey service and infrastructure management company, will become a fully owned subsidiary of the icebreaking and maritime services company Arctia Ltd. The Finnish Government decided on the company reorganization today, 13 December 2018. Together the companies will be able to offer their customers an even more comprehensive range of marine services both in Finland and overseas. More diversified services will improve competitiveness in the constantly tightening international market.
We are hiring! Due to our business expansion overseas we are looking to grow our hydrographic surveying team with a Surveyor and a Senior Surveyor.
A smart navigation buoy system has started in October to deliver real-time measurement data via satellite of oil and some other water quality parameters in the Baltic Sea water.The monitoring data gives later great advantages to oil spill response actions of authorities and it eases revealing illegal oil discharges