HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEY

In-shore and near-shore hydrographic survey services using calibrated,dual -frequency,survey accurate echo soundings to generate bathymetric data.

Hydrographic survey is the measurement and description of features which affect maritime navigation, marine construction, dredging, offshore oil exploration/drilling, and related activities. In-shore and near-shore hydrographic survey services using calibrated, dual-frequency, survey accurate echo soundings to generate bathymetric data.

We also have un-manned remote-control solutions we have specifically developed for a hydrographic survey of hazardous caustic ponds and tailing dams.

Hydrographic Survey

Cross Solutions can offer a range of in-shore and near-shore hydrographic survey services using calibrated,dual-frequency, survey accurate echo soundings to generate bathymetric data.

Please contact us, if you think we can help.

Hydrographic / Bathymetric surveys cover a range of applications. The level measurements might be directly referenced to assist with bridge design, or modelling of a river may be used to determine its flow capacity in heavy rainfall events.

Tailings dams and sewer ponds often collect sediment, in which reports of the volumes of accumulated material, can provide operational staff with useful insights and new more reliable forecasts.

Whatever the purpose, we have experience in completing a range of projects both big and small, on-site, in town and remote.

DETAILED, PRECISE AND PROUD OF IT. WE OFFER THE FULL SPECTRUM OF HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEY SERVICES:

  • As-construction
  • GIS
  • Maned or unmanned vessels
  • Mine Environments
  • Object detection
  • Quantity calculations for dredging works
  • Sedimentation monitoring
  • Underwater 3D modelling (including Lakes, rivers and coastal water)

SOME OF OUR PRODUCTS INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • 3D Point clouds in various datasets
  • As-Built / As-Constructed drawings
  • Deformed surface models
  • Deviation from design cut/fill reports
  • Digital terrain models
  • Topographic plans
  • Volume reports

MAJOR PAST & CURRENT HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEY PROJECTS:

  • Rio Tinto – Alcan Gove RDA
    Caustic Ponds Underwater 3D modelling
  • Lend Lease – Adelaide Northern Connector Project
    Pond Bathymetric survey including sediment volume
  • Power and Water – 6 Community Sewer Pond Management Surveys
    Sewer pond surveys incorporating drone survey, RC Boat bathymetric dual-frequency survey and conventional survey. Volumes and 3D models created of each site

 

Caustic Cat

HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEY WITH A DIFFERENCE

Cross solutions have a hydrographic option to suit your needs.  With the manned vessel we can capture larger areas such as rivers, lakes, dams and coastal waters for 3D modelling used for design and construction purposes, object detection or sedimentation monitoring.

If safety is a concern, we have the availability of an unmanned vessel which has all the functionality of the manned vessel with minimising safety risk making them the perfect option for hazardous waste storage or disposal ponds. Likewise, for shallow water projects such as flood-planes, river crossings and mangroves the unmanned vessel’s draft and launching versatility allows for increased productivity and efficiency.

OUR EQUIPMENT & SOFTWARE USED ON HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEY

Ceeducer Control Unit made by Ceehydrosystems / Bruttour International Pty Ltd

Ceehydrosystems Ceescope Dual Frequency with 200/33khz transducer. Cee-link (Onshore real-time telemetry).

Cross Solutions “Caustic Cat” 1.5M Fibreglass catamaran and Minn Kota electric propulsion remote craft, with autopilot and telemetry. For use in large open waters where safety is a concern.

Cross Solutions “Bathy Logger” Small Polyproperlene hand launchable craft for shallow and sheltered water surveys where no boat ramp access exists.

Leica GPS and Robotic Total Stations in conjunction with Leica CS20 Field Controller for positioning and data capture.

Hydromagic post-processing software with tide adjustment and echo-sounder return filtering.

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SOME OF OUR EQUIPMENT SUPPLIERS

In order to assist our clients with a wider range of professional services – Cross Solutions works closely with the following associates

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WHAT SETS US APART
Our experience, both in the operation of a first-class business, and in surveying on a range of projects, distinctly place us above those of small and new operators.
Our commitment to continuous innovation in our field and the development of our staff and skills.
In addition, our cutting-edge technology and processing power, to ensure delays are not created by a deficiency in adequate equipment.

ISO 14001 Certification is unique for a territory engineering survey firm and therefore we are the only choice when safety is at the forefront of your criteria.
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