Posted on 08.03.2011 - 11:00 EST in SURVEY NEWS by Rons_ROV_Links
Naples-based GeoLab Srl, one of Europe's leading turnkey offshore survey and construction support organizations has awarded Veripos a further two year general services contract for the provision of precise Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) positioning solutions. The contract extends the relationship between the two companies following an earlier three-year agreement.
Under the new agreement, Veripos will continue to supply its full range of GNSS positioning solutions in support of GeoLab's fleet of two multi-role survey vessels operating worldwide on behalf of major offshore construction and telecommunications companies from their headquarters in Naples, Italy and operating bases in Abu Dhabi, Houston and Pointe Noire in Congo, West Africa.
The solutions cover a complete range of Veripos positioning capabilities, including its Veripos Apex and Ultra services using precise point positioning (PPP) methods to ensure continuous decimetre-level accuracies; Verify QC, a software suite for real-time positioning and quality control information, is among a number of supplementary processing aids also being provided together with Veripos LD2-G2 integrated mobile units.
GeoLab's Managing Director Giovanni Ranieri, commented: "This marks an important stage in our relationship with Veripos who continue to provide us with optimum levels of service and support together with high levels of reliability and worldwide availability."
Responding, Veripos Managing Director Walter Steedman, said: "We are delighted to continue our close working relationship with GeoLab. We will support GeoLab with what we believe to be an unrivalled quality and range of positioning services which we continue to refine and develop for the benefit of a growing number of offshore users worldwide."