Echo Sounding, Geophysical Surveys, Marine Seismic Surveys, Maritime Engineering
Welcome to the Mapping & Hydrographic Surveys (MHS)
Maritime Engineering | Coastal Engineering | Bathymetry | Seabed Sampling
MHS (Mapping & Hydrographic Surveys) is an Australian operated company providing services in the field of professional hydrography, Maritime Engineering broadly covering the engineering of boats, ships, oil rigs and any other marine vessel or structure, Coastal Engineering and Geophysical Surveys services. Geophysical Surveys services include Marine Seismic Surveys, Hydrographic Surveys, Bathymetric Surveys and Seismic Surveys.
MHS (Mapping & Hydrographic Surveys) services cover an extensive array of hydrographic disciplines, with expertise offered in the following areas: Echo Sounding – technique of using sound pulses to find the depth of water, Bathymetry - the study of underwater depth of lake or ocean floors, Seabed Sampling, Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers - hydroacoustic current meter (sonar), attempting to measure water current velocities over a depth range, Differential GPS (Differential Global Positioning System) - enhancement to Global Positioning System that provides improved location accuracy, from the 15-meter nominal GPS accuracy to about 10 cm in case of the best implementations, and Precision Positioning - techniques to obtain the location of an object to better than a few centimeters of accuracy.
MHS (Mapping & Hydrographic Surveys) has received three “Excellence in Surveying Awards” being a Testament to its outstanding work and 30 years of dedication.
Mapping & Hydrographic Surveys (MHS)
Echo Sounding | Geophysical Surveys | Marine Seismic Surveys
MHS is an Australian company offering professional hydrographic and geophysical survey services to the coastal engineering, port development and maintenance and offshore oil and gas industries.
MHS services cover a broad range of hydrographic disciplines, with expertise available in the following areas:
- Precision Navigation and positioning;
- Marine geophysical surveys;
- Bathymetry/charting surveys;
- Offshore construction;
- Side Scan Sonar clearance surveys;
- Environmental monitoring;
- Seabed coring & sampling;
- Current metering; and
- Tidal Studies
MHS background of more than forty years on projects within Australia, South East Asia, Papua New Guinea, Africa, the Pacific and Middle East and an impressive list of clients, illustrates its commitment to provide its clients with quality survey services at a highly competitive cost. This commitment is backed by a policy of building on the expertise of its highly qualified and experienced staff and embracing the latest technology in positioning systems, sensors and software.
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Mapping and Hydrographic Surveys Pty Ltd introduces the MKII Very High Resolution 2D Marine Reflection Seismic (MaRS) System