Autonomous charting

The ASV is one of a number of unmanned marine vehicles produced by a Louisiana company of the same name

The very first use of an Autonomous Surface Vehicle (ASV) to conduct bathymetry for updating US charts on behalf of the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has been completed this summer in the Alaskan Arctic, reports the geospatial company TerraSond in Houston.

This is premium content

Already a member? SIGN IN now


Sign up for FREE to continue reading!

Want to read more before deciding on a membershipIt only takes a minute to sign up for a free account and you’ll get to enjoy:

  • Weekly newsletters providing valuable news and information on the commercial marine sector
  • Full access to our news archive
  • Live and archived webinars, podcasts and videos
  • Articles on innovations and current trends in the commercial marine industry
  • Our extensive archive of data, research and intelligence

Does your organisation require 5 or more users? Why not enquire about a discounted Corporate Subscription?

Get more free content sign up today

Ready to subscribe? Choose from one of our membership packages for unlimited access!