aerial mapping services

Woolpert and iXblue Partner to Deliver Aerial Mapping Services

Woolpert, Inc and iXblue Sea Operations division, part of iXblue Group based in France, have formed a strategic partnership to…

iXblue Australasian Survey Team

iXblue Australasian Survey Team Get Together

As a relatively small and agile company, we are in the fortunate position where most of our iXblue Australasian survey…

Anoxic seafloor bottom

How to do Seafloor Sampling When You’re Not Allowed to

Here’s a tricky problem to ponder. How do you take samples of the seabed in a marine park, where you…

Drix capabilities demonstrated to industry in Auckland

iXblue is one of several firms leading the charge into the domain of unmanned and autonomous survey vessels, suitable for…

Fiordland bathymetric survey

Unique Challenges of the Fiordland Marine Survey

After weeks of soaking up spectacular scenery and battling challenging weather and midges, we left the magnificent Fiordland National Park…

Fiordland survey

The excitement of preparing for a new LINZ project

It seems like only yesterday that we were in the South Pacific completing our mammoth Tonga survey project. And now…

bathymetric survey Tonga

The Case of the Missing Shipwreck

One of the most surprising and interesting finds our bathymetric survey company during our recent major survey of the Niue…

Unmanned survey vessel drix

South Pacific Survey Achieves a Few World Firsts

The world’s first ever survey project (of scale) using Satellite Derived Bathymetry (SDB), Airborne Bathymetric Lidar (ABL) and a vessel…