Search results

There are 179 results for “” in All


Content

ENC Portrayal

Introduction IHO Publication S-52 was developed in conjunction with the IMO Performance Standards for Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS). It provides specifications and guidance regarding the issuing and updating of Electronic Navigational Charts (ENC), and their display in ECDIS in terms of symbols and colours.

Read more

Content

NIPWG

NAUTICAL INFORMATION PROVISION WORKING GROUP (NIPWG)

Read more

Content

NCWG

NAUTICAL CARTOGRAPHY WORKING GROUP (NCWG) (Formerly CSPCWG)

Read more

Content

IRCC

The Inter-Regional Coordination Committee (Programme 3 of the IHO Work Programme) supervises the IHO Capactiy Building Strategy, promotes the wider use and collection of marine data and is responsible for the policy matters related to the Worldwide Electronic Navigational Chart Database (WEND), unless otherwise instructed by the Council. The IRCC coordinates and promotes cooperation with other international and regional organizations in areas of mutual interest, including but not limited to the operation of the World-Wide Navigational Warning Service, the development and maintenance of standards of competence for hydrographic surveyors and nautical cartographers, mapping the seafloor and governing undersea feature names.

Read more

Content

HSWG

HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYS WORKING GROUP (HSWG)

Read more

News

Lebanon joins the IHO

Lebanon has joined the International Hydrographic Organization. By becoming its 94th Member State, Lebanon will benefit from the organization’s resources and expertise in order to improve safety of navigation and contribute to the development of its maritime activities.

Read more
Lebanon joins the IHO

News

IHO Assembly sets the priorities for the next 3 years

The IHO Assembly has finished after 3 days of productive meetings. From 16 to 18 November IHO Member States were able to discuss how to move forward on work items, with the Assembly being held by videoconference.

Read more
IHO Assembly sets the priorities for the next 3 years

News

Updated IHO Geospatial Information Registry

The IHO has released an updated Geospatial Information Registry which now contains over 7000 items for the modelling of oceanic data.

Read more
Updated IHO Geospatial Information Registry

News

New guide on accuracy of depth information in Electronic Navigational Charts - ENCs

Data provided in electronic navigational charts can vary greatly in accuracy depending on when the sea survey to gather the data was carried out, the type of technology used, as well as the seafloor coverage.

Read more
New guide on accuracy of depth information in Electronic Navigational Charts - ENCs