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Fugro to provide technical workshops at OTC

Workshop topics to include ocean current hindcasts and metocean numerical modeling.
Fugro to provide technical workshops at OTC

Reservations are now open for Fugro’s program of technical workshops during the upcoming Offshore Technology Conference, 4-7 May 2015 in Houston, TX.

Fugro will showcase its technology regarding geotechnical, survey and subsea disciplines with a series of brief workshops over three days. In the exhibition hall, the company will display one of Fugro's FCV3000 work class ROVs.

The workshop program begins on 4 May 2015 with Fugro’s developments in ocean current hindcasts and metocean numerical modelling. The subsequent workshop covers GIS tools and methods, demonstrating how geophysical, geotechnical, and geohazard data sets can be integrated and analyzed. Monday’s final session is a presentation detailing subsea visualization technologies.

A session on “Law of the Sea” begins Tuesday’s workshops, addressing oil and gas concession blocks in contested waters. During the day’s program delegates can learn the latest information on Fugro’s developments regarding seafloor drill technology as well as Fugro’s OARS system.

Wednesday’s sessions open with a workshop on the Alaskan Arctic, offering insight into challenges where ice is the biggest obstacle. Delegates can learn about Fugro's methods of ice thickness mapping and ice gouge investigations. Also to be discussed on Wednesday is the hot topic of drones and Fugro’s unmanned systems through photogrammetry and remote sensing. 

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