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    Fugro orders a survey cat

    News // April 20, 2001
    Fugro-UDI says it has ordered a catamaran hullform survey craft for use in near-shore survey work.

    The 7m craft will be capable of being towed using a Land Rover of similar vehicle and will have a working draft of just 40cm.

    It will be equipped with a Knudsen dual frequency echo sounder, and a Fugro Starfix differential GPS.

    The Fugro Surveyor, as the craft will be named, is being built at the Cheetah Marine yard on the Isle of Wight in the UK, and is due to be handed over by the end of May.

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