Archives September 2017


Expert Workshop on Utilization of Earth Observation for the Maritime Industry

MARSAT network of data suppliers, users and academia on the value of environmental data and the challenges for satellite-borne methods for the maritime industry Data from Earth Observation satellites offer a unique view of our oceans, seas, and coasts. Satellites, and their on-board sensors, provide routine, cost effective, wide area surveillance over all maritime zones. …


Satellite-derived Bathymetry on the Rise

Effective Surveying Tool For The Shallow Water Zone Bathymetric data in the shallow water zone is of increasing importance to support various applications such as safety of navigation, reconnaissance surveys, coastal zone management or hydrodynamic modelling. A gap was identified between data demand, costs and the ability to map with ship and airborne sensors. This …