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The New Automated Way for Volume Calculation Saves Hours of Work

The New Automated Way for Volume Calculation Saves Hours of Work

Volume calculations are everyday work for marine surveyors and engineers. There are hours of tutorial videos, countless articles and studies on the internet about how to do volume calculations. You go through several steps and need thorough expertise and typically a variety of software to get the work done. Still, in many types of projects…

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Categories: Asset Management, Surveyor

Digitalization of Seaports: Benefits of Online Platform in Port Asset Management

Digitalization of Seaports: Benefits of Online Platform in Port Asset Management

Port asset management concerns all departments and teams in an organization of a seaport. When there are various types of stakeholders handling operations, it is especially important to make sure all valuable information is easily available for everyone. One solution for tackling this challenge is an online asset management platform, where all asset data is…

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How can dredging companies benefit from online 3D data platform?

How can dredging companies benefit from online 3D data platform?

The population on Earth is continuously growing and the coastal cities around the globe are expanding as well. Maritime transport with the new LNG technology offers an environmentally sustainable way for transporting goods. The climate change threatens the coastal areas and creates more need to coastal protection. These are some of the reasons likely to…

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The Story behind GISGRO: Meet the Surveyors Who Wanted to Help Their Customers to Really Use 3D Data

The Story behind GISGRO: Meet the Surveyors Who Wanted to Help Their Customers to Really Use 3D Data

Pioneers in Sonar Surveys of Vertical Structures When you have an innovative engineer’s mind and enough courage to try things no one has done before, you can get anywhere. Kirsi Hänninen, a civil engineer and CEO, is interviewed about the development of online 3D data platform, GISGRO. She and her colleagues in VRT Finland Ltd…

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How to Utilize Hydrographic 3D Survey Data

How to Utilize Hydrographic 3D Survey Data

The amount of hydrographic data is increasing As the technology for ocean and coastal zone mapping has developed, the amount of hydrographic data has increased exponentially. The data acquisition equipment has become more accurate and produces high resolution data. At the same time, the equipment has become more affordable. The use of autonomous vessels further…

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Categories: Asset Management, Surveyor