MAY 2020. Acoustic Imaging, a provider of benchmark hydrographic and oceanographic solutions, has signed a Preferred Partner agreement with AML Oceanographic of Canada to sell, manage, and support its industry leading solutions in Australia and adjacent regions in Oceania.
Established in 1974, AML Oceanographic designs and manufactures instrumentation and deployment systems for hydrographic surveying, environmental monitoring, and other subsea applications. AML is committed to providing the ocean sensing market with flexible solutions that maximize efficiency & performance. AML’s innovative instrumentation includes pioneering time-in-flight sound velocity measurement technology; field-swappable SVP, CTD, and multiparameter sensors; UV anti-biofouling techniques for in-situ sensors; and Moving Vessel Profiler (MVP) systems for underway water column measurements.
Chris Malzone (VP of Sales and Marketing) notes “Acoustic Imaging offers AML a central hub for our operations in the Australia/Oceania region. They are a trusted provider of technological solutions to the hydrographic and oceanographic community across a plethora of clients & market segments (Ports & Harbours, Defence, State and National Mapping Agencies, Academia, Oil & Gas, Mining, etc.). AML feels that they will enhance our capabilities to better service this unique region. They speak our language of accuracy, quality and values and we are incredibly pleased to have such a company as our partner”.
The challenging and dynamic marine industry attracts a special type of person - adventurous, passionate, and innovative. We appreciate these qualities of scientists, surveyors, and engineers because we share them.
Acoustic Imaging is known for taking a comprehensive approach to the best technology / best practice through testing, training, and support. We strive to understand the products we sell at a deep technological and practical level to ensure streamlined workflows exist from data acquisition to data presentation. As active users of the products we represent, Acoustic Imaging understands how to maximize the performance of the recommended solutions. This hands-on information is transferred to our clients as successful management of projects is our priority.
Acoustic Imaging takes pride in its "green" credentials. Located in the beautiful Noosa hinterland 90 minutes north of Brisbane, our office operates off 100% solar generated power stored in batteries on-site. Our water is harvested from nature's rain and stored in tanks. The use of renewable resources extends to our technology test environment. Acoustic Imaging strives to provide a healthy, self-sustaining workplace in which to explore and discover innovative solutions that meet the challenges of the marine sector in Australia and New Zealand.
Douglas Bergersen, Geophysicist and Managing Director at Acoustic Imaging, states “we are very excited to be partnering with AML Oceanographic to better service this region. Australia and New Zealand face many environmental management and monitoring challenges in the forthcoming years, coupled with burgeoning national mapping programs. We firmly believe the AML instrumentation product line is ideally placed to provide core and critical information relevant to these endeavors whilst ensuring maximum productivity is achieved”.