FarSounder Sonar on Largest Motor Yacht built in Canada

FarSounder Sonar on Largest Motor Yacht built in Canada

FarSounder’s Argos 500 Forward-Looking Sonar system is set to be installed on the largest recreational motor yacht ever built in Canada. At 164-feet (50m), the groundbreaking Danzante Bay is being built by Crescent Custom Yachts near Vancouver. The vessel is due to...
FarSounder on research and development project

FarSounder on research and development project

FarSounder has been selected as a subcontractor on a research and development project led by GMATEK Inc. This project is contracted by the U.S. Navy’s US Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), Program Executive Office – Unmanned and Small Combatants (PEO-USC). This...
Wide Angle Sonar Seafloor Profiler

Wide Angle Sonar Seafloor Profiler

Exploring new areas is one of the pleasures of owning a superyacht but keeping it safe when navigating unknown waters can be a major concern. With the number of superyacht owners on the rise, the need for high-resolution sonar is pressing.  New Zealand company ENL...
Sonar Can’t See Round Corners

Sonar Can’t See Round Corners

Ensuring the safety of your owner, guests and crew is critical when considering the purchase of a new yacht or the retrofit of a current yacht.  Of course, the look and feel are important, but you should very sensibly consider the look and feel of where you can’t see,...
Challenging Boundaries for Sonar Technology

Challenging Boundaries for Sonar Technology

Collisions and groundings have traditionally cost yacht owners millions of pounds in damages.  Of course, being able to spot an obstacle before a dangerous situation occurs is what every captain strives for. Conventional echo sounders only tell you the depth of the...