Dutch oceanographic consultancy Aqua Vision, has entered into partnership with geophysical sub-bottom specialist compatriot Stema Systems.
Specifically, this partnership aims to provide a complete service package in sea floor and the water column understanding and investigation.
“The driving force behind this collaboration is an exceptional passion for research and analysis of the water ways resulting in innovative solutions,” said Pepijn Peter CEO of the partnership.
“The collaboration offers a stable financial basis, of which the strategic vision and growth ambitions gets support from a family foundation that has a strong focus on the long term.”
Both partners will maintain their own identity and will remain based at their respective locations.
The merging stems from an ambition to grow and be able to provide our mutual clients an even better service, Aqua Vision said in a statement.
Stema Systems is a geophysical engineering company, serving the hydro-graphical & geophysical surveying industry since 1986.
It has developed the Silas 3D depth of burial, the EBP to determine the nautical depth.
Stema is based in the Netherlands near a logistical hub facilitating easy dispatch of all equipment throughout Europe.
Founded in 1995, Aqua Vision clients include government agencies, engineering companies, dredging and the offshore industry.
The company has also been approved by DNV GL for the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Performance Ladder: Level-3 certificate.