International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Export to Google Earth improved OpenGL graphics new sonar interfaces new SURVEY window and new ADCP logging and processing capabilities are among the new HYPACK¨ software features to be demonstrated at the 2010 HYPACK annual training conference.

The event will take place from Monday January 18 through Thursday January 21 at the new Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina in Tampa Florida. The training will cover all the aspects of single beam and multi-beam hydrographic surveying and dredge management using HYPACK HYSWEEP and DREDGEPACK packages.

Guest speakers and Hypack personnel will conduct in-depth training on use of all modules of the software. Hypack technicians and programmers will be available for one-on-one sessions with attendees.

On Monday January 18 the annual Humper Classic Golf Tournament will take place at the Bloomingdale Golfer’s Club and conference registration will open from 6 to 8 p.m.
Training sessions will take place all day Tuesday and Wednesday and until 3:30 p.m. on Thursday.

Vendors will exhibit their equipment on the show floor and on the water on Tuesday and Wednesday. These exhibits will be open to all attendees at no extra charge. As of the end of November the exhibitors are: Applanix; C-NAV/C&C Technologies Inc.; Caris; Chesapeake Technology Inc.; EdgeTech; Hemisphere GPS; IXSEA; Knudsen Engineering; Kongsberg; L-3 Klein Associates Inc.; Measutronics; Mosaic Hydro; Reson; R2Sonic; Sontek/YSI; Seafloor Systems Inc.; SMC Ship Motion Control; Subsea Technologies; Survey Equipment Services; and Teledyne ODOM/Benthos/RDI/TSS.

Contact Christine or Lourdes at or call 860-635-1500. The web site includes a schedule with the time slots planned for each training topic.

The hotel address and phone are: 700 South Florida Avenue Tampa Florida 33602 USA phone: 1-813-221-4900.