Maritime surveying

that branch of surveying which determines the forms of coasts and harbors, the entrances of rivers, with the position of islands, rocks, and shoals, the depth of water, etc.

See also: Surveying

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Emirates Classification Society (Tasneef) has entered into a deal with Drydocks World, a Dubai-based maritime service provider, to provide classification and maritime surveying services to its fleet comprising 11 ships including a marine excavator.
Abu Dhabi: Emirates Classification Society (TASNEEF) signed a contract with Drydocks World that stipulates Tasneef will provide the classification and maritime surveying services to Drydocks fleet which is composed of approximately 11 ships including a marine excavator.
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