GEO. GRADEL CO. selects WINOPS for Dredge Positioning AND Hydrographic Surveying

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Clamshell Rig CROW in Vermilion Harbor






Left to right - underway aboard the Gradel Hydrographic Survey Vessel - Mark Boettger, Mark Gradel, Dan Kaiser and Chad Mills.





Gradel Hydrographic Survey Vessel running WINOPS Hydrographic Survey Software






With less that one afternoon of training, these sailors (on their own w/o help from LBA) obtained a fine hydrographic survey of Vermilion harbor using WINOPS.





WINOPS installation chief Mike Smith with Ray Bergeron aboard derrick Crow. Between Ray and Mike, this rig was set up proper style.





Starlink DGPS receivers in derrick CROW. Custom installation by Mike Smith - notice anything out of the ordinary?





ACOE Hydrographic Surveyor Dave Witmer aboard Buffalo District Hydro Vessel. Dave was kind enough to share coordinates and files of information about Vermilion Harbor to assist in a timely initialization of the WINOPS DPS and Hydro systems. Thanks again Dave.






Vermilion Harbor is a great small town with sailing lessons for 8 year olds.





L2R Matt Gove, Charles Collanbine Jr. and Jeff Troyer local fishermen with the days catch.




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