The Port Hedland Port Authority has awarded UTEC Survey Australia Pty. Ltd. (Perth) a contract to provide bathymetric survey services to the Port Authority's channel and harbour capital dredging campaign. The survey work is being carried out offshore Port Hedland in North West Australia.
Under the terms of the contract, UTEC Survey is supplying pre-dredge, progress, clearance surveys and final charting services. UTEC Survey is using a high resolution Reson 8125 coupled with a PosMV installed onboard the vessel No Limit to meet the stringent requirements of IHO Special Order for Class-A Dynamic Under Keel Clearance surveys (DUKC). Offshore operations began in March 2010 and are expected to run through April.
UTEC Survey is one of the world's largest independent offshore survey companies providing a wide range of offshore survey and geotechnical services including construction support, industrial measurement, positioning, and geophysical survey services worldwide. With offices in Houston, Aberdeen, Singapore and Perth, UTEC provides professional customer-focused services and innovative solutions in both shallow and deep water environments.