28 January 2018
The Survey Blog

Flight MH370, Ocean Infinity To Continue Search For Missing Malaysian Airlines

Ocean Infinity confirms that its proposal to continue the search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 has been accepted by the Government of Malaysia. Ocean Infinity will take on the economic risk of the renewed search, only receiving payment if the MH370 aircraft wreckage is located. Commenting on today’s announcement, Ocean Infinity’s CEO, Oliver

28 January 2018
The Survey Blog

SAND Geophysics resurveys the River Thames for UneXploded Ordnance

Flowing through central London, the River Thames is a potentially dangerous confluence of human activity and UneXploded Ordnance (UXO) leftover from WWII. So when during last civil engineering works in 2017 workers found a 50 kilogram German bomb in the riverbed near the Houses of Parliament, bridges were closed, roads cordoned off, and the Royal Navy and police

10 January 2018
The Survey Blog

Fugro’s data brings successful close to the search for lost sub AE1

UPDATE FROM: Fugro involved in a campaign to find the lost First World War Australian submarine, HMAS AE1 Fugro’s role in the expedition to find HMAS AE1 has helped to solve Australia’s oldest naval mystery, 103 years after the First World War Australian submarine vanished off Rabaul, Papua New Guinea. In waters over 300 metres deep,

22 December 2017
The Survey Blog

Qimera 1.6 came out with new automatic SV correction tool

Automatic Sound Velocity Refraction Error Correction Tool coming with Qimera 1.6 QPS has worked together with the Technical University of Delft (TU Delft), The Netherlands to implement their sound speed inversion algorithm in QPS Qimera.  The TU Delft algorithm allows for a completely automated refraction error correction. The algorithm works by taking advantage of the

15 December 2017
The Survey Blog

Fugro Wins Ørsted Contracts For Site Investigations at Two Large-Scale U.S. Offshore Wind Projects

Fugro has been awarded contracts by Ørsted to undertake geotechnical investigations at two large-scale offshore wind development sites. Ørsted is pursuing the development of these two new projects – Bay State Wind, located 15 miles off the coast of Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts and Ocean Wind, 10 miles off the New Jersey coast – to bring