Welcome to the website of The Hydrographic Society UK.

THS UK is an independent, non-profit making, non-governmental, learned professional society. It provides a forum for all those involved in activities related to hydrography and associated disciplines, both in the UK and overseas. THS UK encompasses a wide range of specialisms and activities.

Our Individual and Corporate Members operate in many sectors including surveying for nautical charting, offshore resources, construction, engineering, renewable energy, environmental monitoring, oceanography, geology and the manufacture and supply of related products.



CHC-NSC 201826-28 March 2018Victoria BC, Canada

HydroFest 201818 April 2018Aberdeen

5th Annual South West Region Student Presentations Evening24 April 2018Plymouth

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NEXT UKCS provides personnel to JPS for Nemo Link8 February 2018Read more...

Construction underway on redevelopment of UKHO7 February 2018

Tritech launches the world's smallest multibeam imaging sonar6 February 2018Read more...

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The Hydrographic Society UK is a member of the umbrella group, the International Federation of Hydrographic Societies (IFHS).


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