The marine environment is impacted in many different ways by the activities of mankind. To support the monitoring and measurement of this environmental impact, iXblue adopts a multisensory solution with the same degree of rigour used to perform geophysical and oceanographic surveys. An extensive inventory of industry leading sensors and the expertise to design and build specialist moorings and buoys ensures that our clients receive a high quality, reliable service.
Our expertise includes:
- Real-time environmental monitoring of dams, lakes, rivers and oceans
- Baseline surveys
- Artificial reef design, installation and control
- Coral growth and seagrass monitoring
Environmental Impact Studies
Many marine infrastructure projects now require extensive Environmental Impact and Desk Top Studies to be undertaken in the planning phase. This includes the landfalls for telecommunications cables, outfalls and waste management from industry and beach water quality.
- EIS - environmental impact study
- DTS - desktop study