Welcome to the website of The Hydrographic Society UK.

THS UK is an independent, non-profit making, non-governmental, learned professional society. It provides a forum for all those involved in activities related to hydrography and associated disciplines, both in the UK and overseas. THS UK encompasses a wide range of specialisms and activities.

Our Individual and Corporate Members operate in many sectors including surveying for nautical charting, offshore resources, construction, engineering, renewable energy, environmental monitoring, oceanography, geology and the manufacture and supply of related products.



Marine & Coastal Civil Engineering Expo 201812-13 September 2018Birmingham

Shallow Survey 201801-03 October 2018St Johns, NL, Canada

Hydro1830 October-02 November 2018Sydney

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MMT completes geophysical seabed survey for AQUIND Interconnector7 June 2018Read more...

UKHO releases new API offering easy access to UK tidal data6 June 2018Read more...

OceanWise to supply GIS marine data to Scottish Government6 June 2018Read more...

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The Hydrographic Society UK is a member of the umbrella group, the International Federation of Hydrographic Societies (IFHS).


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