Proceedings of Hydro9 now available

24 March 2010

Proceedings of Hydro9, the International Federation of Hydrographic Societies' first African conference held in Cape Town last November under the auspices of The Hydrographic Society of South Africa, are now generally available on a CD.

They comprise a series of 22 papers presented during the three-day conference by leading speakers from Australia, Canada, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany, Monaco, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, South Africa, the UK and US.  Contents additionally include technical presentations by Caris, Fugro and Reson.

Topics feature a wide range of issues covering Bathymetry, GNSS Positioning, Littoral Water and Geological Studies, Multibeam & Port Surveying, Coastal Zone Mapping, Remote Sensing, Shallow Water AUV Operations, Data Processing, and Education.  Restructuring of a National Hydrographic Service (Croatia) and the IHO's New Hydrographic Geospatial Standard for Marine Data & Information are among other main subjects comprehensively reviewed.

The CD is available for £15 from The International Federation of Hydrographic Societies, PO Box 103, Plymouth PL4 7YP, UK (Tel-Fax 44 (0)1752 223512  Email: 


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