CASE HISTORIES

Customer stories from around the world

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Case History 1 – CEESCOPE™ Guides YWAM Medical Ship MV Pacific Link through Uncharted Rivers in Papua New Guinea.

In order to bring a medical ship safely up river through completely uncharted territory, a survey launch was equipped with a CEESCOPE™ system. High speed single beam hydrographic surveys were conducted ahead of the YWAM medical ship MV Pacific Link to allow a safe course to be navigated. With no survey infrastructure existing, the all-in-one echo sounder and GPS was the ideal solution.  YWAM provide health and dental care to remote communities only accessible by river.

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Case History 2 – WaterCube use CEESCOPE™ Dual Frequency Echo Sounder to map Florida River with Extreme Vegetation

Use of the CEESCOPE™ in combination with the Hemisphere AtlasLink™ GNSS allowed a successful reconnaissance survey of the Silver River in Florida. The goal was to determine whether it was possible to gather useable bathymetry in this shallow environment with almost total sub aquatic vegetation coverage. With the real time 200 kHz echo sounder effectively mapping the top of the vegetation, post processed 33 kHz and 200 kHz data identified of the real bottom beneath, allowing determination of plant height and coverage.

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Case History 3 – Statewide Land Surveying use Remotely-Operated CEE-USV™ for Marina Surveys

Statewide Land Surveying in Gresham, Oregon USA used their new CEE-USV™ remotely-operated hydrographic survey drone boat for a pre-dredge survey at Detroit Lake, OR. Both marinas at the lake were surveyed and the access benefits of using the USV resulted in thorough coverage of the target area.  The CEE-USV’s network telemetry meant the operator was able to drive the boat from the dock using a navigation display while the surveyor at the shore station could simultaneously review data collected.

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Case History 4 – City of Gold Coast use CEE JET™ Turnkey PWC Survey Vehicle for Beach Nourishment Measurements

The CEE JET™ personal watercraft (PWC) hydrographic survey vehicle allows surveyors at Australia’s Gold Coast City Council to replace laborious leveling measurements with a CEESCOPE™ echo sounder and RTK GNSS bathymetry system to get surf zone elevation measurements on some of the oldest continuously measured beach nourishment study transects in the world.

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Case History 5 – Canada Pump and Power Use CEESCOPE for Effluent Pond Dredge Surveys

For a new industrial water bathymetry survey capability, Canada Pump and Power chose the CEESCOPE™ to start off their new surveys. Working in support of dredging projects to clear accumulated effluent sludge in industrial and tar sand mining processes, the CPP survey crew are able to conduct fast surveys with no headaches setting up the gear. With a dual frequency echo sounder and professional hydrographic software, CPP are able to offer a complete solution for their clients.

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Case History 6 – Hydroline LLC Use CEESCOPE for Frac Water Surveys

In combination with advanced HYPACK® software, Louisiana-based Hydroline LLC use the CEESCOPE™ “all in one” survey system to offer high quality oilfield frac water surveys. The use of professional grade hydrographic equipment allows Hydroline to generate industry-leading surveys of pit and pond volumes, and generate precise stage versus volume curves.

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Case History 7 – NewFields use Remotely-Operated USVs Based on CEE ECHO™ Echo Sounder

The CEE ECHO™ single beam echo sounder is exceptionally well suited to integration into remotely-operated or autonomous hydrographic survey boats. NewFields use a CEE ECHO™ on their USV for surveys in mining, industrial water, lakes, and the coastal environment in North and South America. Using HYPACK® NewFields are able to map tailings deposition and settling using the low frequency echo sounder channel.

Case History 8 – NewFields Upgrade to RTK CEESCOPE for USV Surveys

NewFields has been using CEE echo sounders on USVs since 2014. To improve usability and flexibility of their latest USV fleet addition, the RTK CEESCOPE™ was selected with the special USV modification including the CEE-LINK™ shore radio module. Working with their UHF base station or CORS corrections, the newest USV configuration eliminates complexity and potential for downtime inherent in their older USV technology.