Posts Tagged ‘United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO)’

Marine interests in Jamaica set to benefit from updated hydrographic information

Marine interests in Jamaica set to benefit from updated hydrographic information
Attendees at the UKHO workshop in Kingston Jamaica has begun upon updating hydrographic charts in key maritime developmental areas to improve coastal navigation, marine infrastructure works and other maritime activities, with assistance from the UK Government. United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO)...
November 23rd, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Flags | Read More

UKHO conducts seabed mapping in the Cayman Islands to support marine economy and international obligations

UKHO conducts seabed mapping in the Cayman Islands to support marine economy and international obligations
… 22 December 2017 – The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has chartered two boats to survey the waters off Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac as part of the UK’s Overseas Territories Seabed Mapping Programme (OTSMP) commitments. The survey data gathered will be used to produce more accurate...
December 22nd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Underwater Shipping | Read More

UKHO calls for owner vigilance to avoid ECDIS-related detentions

UKHO calls for owner vigilance to avoid ECDIS-related detentions
Thomas Mellor Further investment in crew training needed to reduce risks of ECDIS non-compliance The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has called for ship owners, operators and managers to exercise greater vigilance in order to tackle the rise in ECDIS-related detentions and the risks to safety...
September 12th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

UKHO to release new digital charts for expanded Panama Canal

UKHO to release new digital charts for expanded Panama Canal
5 new ENCs to be released in ADMIRALTY Vector Chart Service The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office is to release five new Electronic Navigational Charts (ENCs) for the expanded Panama Canal. The new ENCS are produced by the Panama Canal Authority (PCA) and provide end-to-end coverage of the Canal at...
June 15th, 2016 | Canals, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technology | Read More

Diving (yet again) Shipping Markets; what’s next…

Diving (yet again) Shipping Markets; what’s next…
John Faraclas   Our forty-ninth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 4th of December 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI closed DOWN 11 points at 563...
December 4th, 2015 | Awards, Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Markets, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Shipfinance | Read More

Appointment of New UK Hydrographic Office Chair

Appointment of New UK Hydrographic Office Chair
Adam Singer has been appointed to the role of Chair of the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) for three years. He takes over the role from Sandra Rogers who has served on the Hydrographic Office Board for 13 years. Adam is currently Chairman of the British Screen Advisory Council, Digital Radio...
June 3rd, 2014 | Company Profiles, HR | Read More

UKHO brings renowned ECDIS Seminars to Posidonia

UKHO brings renowned ECDIS Seminars to Posidonia
Captain Paul Hailwood 27 May 2014 – Free ECDIS Seminars and ADMIRALTY product demonstrations at Posidonia  The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has announced that it will be holding a series of seminars on ECDIS Implementation, Policy and Procedures at next week’s Posidonia exhibition,...
May 27th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

QR Codes added to UKHO’s Standard Nautical Charts

QR Codes added to UKHO’s Standard Nautical Charts
QR Codes now added to over 3, 000 ADMIRALTY charts, bringing digital benefits to paper chart users. In an initiative to deliver the benefits of digital solutions to users of paper navigational charts, the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has introduced QR codes to its portfolio of Standard...
January 15th, 2014 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More