Wednesday, October 13, 2021
Press Releases

UKHO launches new ADMIRALTY GAM Service to streamline bathymetric data cleansing process

Press Release – The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has today announced its new ADMIRALTY GAM Service, developed in collaboration with Teledyne CARIS to improve efficiency during bathymetric data cleansing processes. The...

October 13, 2021
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Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Press Releases

UKHO revamps ADMIRALTY EasyTide with new platform and website

New ADMIRALTY EasyTide website to provide seamless access to UK tidal prediction services PRess Release – The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has successfully launched its new ADMIRALTY EasyTide platform following...

September 14, 2021
Total Views: 301

Monday, May 24, 2021

Keeping our oceans safe, secure and thriving with blue data

by Rear Admiral Peter Sparkes, Chief Executive and Accounting Officer at the UK Hydrographic Office With environmental pressure rapidly intensifying on global ocean industries, newly appointed Chief Executive and Accounting...

May 24, 2021
Total Views: 841

Monday, February 15, 2021

Chief Customer Officer Cathrine Armour explains how the UKHO has adapted and evolved with the continued digitalisation of the maritime industry.

Chief Customer Officer Cathrine Armour explains how the UKHO has adapted and evolved with the continued digitalisation of the maritime industry. The effects of the current world health and economic...

February 15, 2021
Total Views: 2888

Monday, February 1, 2021

Geollect Wins UKHO’s ADMIRALTY Maritime Insurance Innovation Challenge

The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has announced that the geospatial intelligence technology provider Geollect has won its ADMIRALTY Marine Innovation Programme challenge. Launched last year, the program aims to help...

February 1, 2021
Total Views: 412

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

UK Hydrographic Office to host virtual ADMIRALTY Blue Data Conference on 26 January 2021

Event will bring together leading experts to address some of the defining questions for our ocean industries and the marine environment The UK Hydrographic Office will host its virtual ADMIRALTY...

December 1, 2020
Total Views: 768

Monday, August 3, 2020

Harnessing shipping’s geospatial data

It is hard to think about any part of our everyday lives that has not been changed by the digital and data revolution. The same is true for the global...

August 3, 2020
Total Views: 75

Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Press Releases

Alexander Dalrymple Award given to Vice Admiral Vinay Badhwar AVSM NM, Chief Hydrographer to the Government of India, by UK Hydrographic Office

Press Release – The 2019 Alexander Dalrymple Award has been presented to Vice Admiral Vinay Badhwar, National Hydrographer to the Government of India, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to Indian...

May 20, 2020
Total Views: 75

Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Press Releases

Message from Tim Lowe CBE, CEO, UK Hydrographic Office on COVID-19

Press Release – On behalf of the UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO), I would like to reassure users of our products and services that maintaining safety of life at sea during...

March 31, 2020
Total Views: 56

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Maritime News

Over 81% of global fleet now authorised to carry digital publications

Italy has become the latest Flag State to approve the use of ADMIRALTY e-Nautical Publications (e-NPs) and ADMIRALTY Digital Publications (ADP) as SOLAS-compliant alternatives to paper publications. This decision means...

April 27, 2016
Total Views: 9

Thursday, March 3, 2016
Fishing Net Tangled With Hawser

Slipping Through The Safety Net

  By Jaquelyn Burton (Coeval) The thing with Navigation Warnings is – are you sure that you have received all of the ones you might need? There are times when...

March 3, 2016
Total Views: 51

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Maritime News

The UKHO Expands Its ADMIRALTY Port Approach Guide Coverage

The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office’s (UKHO) Port Approach Guides are port-scale charts that contain a wide range of planning and support information for some of the world’s busiest ports. By...

November 3, 2015
Total Views: 1

Monday, July 13, 2015

The New S-52 ECDIS Standards: What Do They Mean for You?

  By Tom Mellor, United Kingdom Hydrographic Office Much has been written about the mandatory carriage of ECDIS, but one of the most important initiatives currently underway is the revision...

July 13, 2015
Total Views: 90

Friday, July 10, 2015

UKHO Calls for Ship Owners to Liaise with ECDIS Manufacturers Over New IHO ECDIS Standards

The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office is encouraging all ship owners to speak to their ECDIS manufacturers following the recent announcement of updated ECDIS Standards by the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO) in...

July 10, 2015
Total Views: 12

Thursday, June 11, 2015
Maritime News

Over 4,000 Tankers Not Ready for Upcoming ECDIS Mandate

More than half of the world’s tankers of 3,000 gross tonnes or more will comply with new SOLAS regulations on the mandatory carriage of an Electronic Chart Display & Information System (ECDIS)...

June 11, 2015
Total Views: 11

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Captain Peter Kortenoeven

Captain Peter Kortenoeven Wins Alexander Dalrymple Award

Former Dutch naval officer Captain Peter Kortenoeven, Hydrographer of the Royal Netherlands Navy, was presented with the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office’s (UKHO’s) prestigious Alexander Dalrymple Award at a ceremony in London...

October 29, 2014
Total Views: 14

Friday, November 29, 2013

UKHO Launches New Edition of ADMIRALTY Digital Publications

A word from the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, a gCaptain sponsor: The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office has launched its latest edition of ADMIRALTY Digital Publications (ADP), Version 14. Free as an...

November 29, 2013
Total Views: 15

Friday, September 20, 2013
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Russian Flag State Approves Use of Admiralty Digital Pubs

The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has just announced that Russian-flagged vessels have been approved to use Admiralty digital charts and publications. The UKHO notes that over 75% of the...

September 20, 2013
Total Views: 3

Monday, August 19, 2013

Antarctic Islands Named After UK Hydrographic Office

The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has announced that the latest islands to be named within British Antarctic Territory include titles which are linked to the UKHO’s location and personnel. Amongst...

August 19, 2013
Total Views: 46