Fredericton, New Brunswick – EDS, as a prime contractor, and CARIS, as the sub-contractor, today announced their selection for the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) Hydrographic Database (HDB) Project.
Through the HDB Project, EDS and CARIS will Workflow Management technologies together with Bathy DataBASE and Hydrographic Production Database (HPD) software to manage and create paper and electronic chart products. This combined solution will represent an enterprise production environment where multiple products are created and updated from a centrally managed source.
The United Kingdom is the nineteenth nation to adopt HPD in their hydrographic production workflow, indicating further industry acceptance of CARIS’ unique database-driven approach to data management and production.
Established in 1979, CARIS is the leading developer of geomatics software for hydrographic and marine industries. Its products are selected number one by esteemed military agencies, survey companies, port and waterway authorities and academia among others. Professional Training, Consultancy and Technical Support services offered by CARIS differentiate them in the industry and this is reflected in the success and satisfaction of their customers. www.caris.com.