Issue 65 - November 2015

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No. 65 - Autumn 2015 

Table of contents

  • From the Chairman
  • From the Federation
  • Membership News
  • Corporate Members Directory
  • International News
  • Farewell Ron Whitmore
  • Around the Regions
  • Meet the Board | Ian Holden
  • Feature - Can Hydrographers Rely on SDB?
  • Feature - The Battle of Jutland
  • Membership Survey | Results & Analysis
  • Feature - The Astronomer Who Went to Sea
  • Feature - A Thousand Wrecks
  • Education - Across the Seas
  • Education - Fugro Academy Training Centre
  • Events in Focus - Shallow Survey 2015
  • Calendar
  • Contacts

Cover: VOS Tethys pictured during the launch of a Saab Seaeye Cougar XT ROV in preparation for a cable inspection survey off Mallorca.

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