Growth & Jobs | NLA uses hydrography to harness potential of blue economy

December 19th, 2023
TCarta Marine

The National Land Agency (NLA) has been using hydrography to harness the potential of the blue economy, while fulfilling its mandate of mapping the landscape of Jamaica’s territorial waters. The blue economy is the sustainable use of ocean resources for economic growth and improved livelihoods and jobs, while preserving the health of the ocean ecosystem. […]

Marine Institute and TCarta Student Internship Program Makes Major Data Contribution to Seabed 2030 Project

November 2nd, 2023
TCarta Marine

TCarta Marine, a global provider of hydrospatial products and services, has delivered three major satellite derived bathymetry (SDB) data sets to The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 project. Students in Canada participating in a 2023 summer internship program created the SDB products for the entire coastline of Madagascar, Newfoundland, and two Canadian Arctic research areas. TCarta […]

TCarta to Deliver Satellite Derived Bathymetry for 13 Regions to National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

June 13th, 2023
TCarta Marine

TCarta Marine, a global provider of hydrospatial products and services, has been awarded a contract to deliver satellite derived bathymetry (SDB) and seafloor classification data for the coastal zones of 13 regions around the world to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) under contract to Maxar Technologies. TCarta will deliver seabed depth and feature maps from […]

TCarta Opens Canadian Affiliate Office to Provide Hydrospatial Mapping Services Across Canada

June 13th, 2022
TCarta Marine

Baffin Island Project Announced TCarta Marine, a global provider of hydrospatial products and services, has announced the formation of TCarta Canada based in Ottawa, Ontario. Offering the complete line of TCarta satellite-derived bathymetry (SDB) services and Trident SDB Toolbox software, the affiliate office is a partnership between TCarta Marine and Prof. Anders Knudby, a well-known […]

Satellite-Derived Bathymetry for Surveying Jamaica’s Coastal Waters

March 29th, 2022
TCarta Marine

The national land agency in Jamaica has integrated satellite-based hydrography to benefit from time efficiencies, cost savings and improved safety as part of its hydrographic programme in support of the nation’s further economic development. Central America and the Caribbean region are blessed with beautiful coastal waters. However, most nations, if not all, face the arduous […]

Machine Learning and ICESat-2 Data Enhance Satellite-Derived Bathymetry, Sights Set on Arctic Region

June 1st, 2021
TCarta Marine

AI expands reach of SDB Satellite-derived bathymetry (SDB) technology has been improved and applied more substantially in the past three years than in the previous two decades,  primarily due to increasingly accessible machine learning algorithms, scalable computing power, a multitude of satellites orbiting the Earth and a new source of validation data. Today, SDB is applicable […]