NEWS & PRESS

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One hour 11:00-12:00 EST/UTC 16:00

Feb 28   REGISTER HERE
    New Geodesy Engine in SonarWiz
Mar 14   REGISTER HERE
    Master SonarWiz Magnetometer
Mar 28   REGISTER HERE
   
Analyzing Bathymetry 
Apr 11     REGISTER HERE
    SonarWiz, Google Earth, TerraDepth

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 SonarWiz 7.10.2 Coming Soon

Auto Import - new subfolders added, file pattern for importing
Sidescan Auto Processing updated with all settings and gains options
Export options for sidescan Auto Processing updated with all export options
New Mag Raw & Residual Drawing Modes make it easier to see in Map View
New Mag Options for clipping navigation and data spike (noise) removal
New Mag Anomaly commands Zoom To, Sort, Edit handle large # of anomalies
Importing multiple external navigation files at once
Copy project updates: file pattern, select specific settings
First commercially available server for EdgeTech eBoss 3D SAS SBP
Update Norbit Multibeam driver all Winghead sonar packets
Update single beam server to parse non-NMEA messages
Custom coordinate systems can now be selected after project created

   SonarWiz 7.10.1 avail Dec 5

- New vertical exaggeration controls in SBP digitizer maintain scale from file to file
- New catalog of published datum transformations between coordinate systems
- Bathy processing merge is faster with new Octree algorithm
- New unified record button makes it easier to start/stop logging
- Fixed drawing of map view of SS data in draft mode
- New thickness feature sampling options provide more control for thickness export
- Save and transfer bathymetry error model settings between projects 
- Support latest-generation Klein MA-X 600
- Support EdgeTech eBOSS 3D sub-bottom
- Support WASSP F3 MBES files

Dec 2022 SonarWiz training

- Monday: SonarWiz 101 - EdgeTech 
- Tues-Thurs: Training, Boat Demos 
- $695 per person | $590 with EMA 
- $1,000 per company up to 4 
- Free if new license purchased <60 days
- Industry partner exhibits
- Boat demos
- Evening socials 
- Class Agenda hereRegister here

Great South Channel Habitat Management Area Benthic Survey

Coonamessett Farm Foundation Inc. (CFF), Nantucket Sound Seafood Inc., Stellwagen Bank Fisheries Corp., and other Atlantic surfclam fishery stakeholders have been working collaboratively to gather spatial and temporal data regarding substrate and species movement throughout the Nantucket Shoals system... We are grateful for the support and assistance of Harold Orlinsky at Chesapeake Technology who have helped to bridge an important gap in continuing this research.
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 The Wreck of an 1830s Whaler Offers a
 Glimpse of America’s Racial History

Long time Chesapeake customer Search Inc. was highlighted in this NYT article. When the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration needed to test new equipment in the Gulf of Mexico, it asked Search Inc. if there were any wrecks it was interested in exploring. From his office last month, Dr. Delgado, an expert in maritime archaeology, directed the crew of NOAA’s Okeanos Explorer vessel ... Read more...

At the Bottom of an Icy Sea, One of History’s Great Wrecks Is Found

Explorers and researchers, battling freezing temperatures, have located Endurance, Ernest Shackleton’s ship that sank in the Antarctic in 1915. SonarWiz software was used on board during the mission and played a role.  Read more...

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