MarMine

Ecotone is a partner in the MarMine project, led by NTNU.  The project comprizes several aspects of sea floor mineral exploration. One of these aspects is assessment of the potential of underwater hyperspectral imager (UHI) for exploration and identification of sea floor minerals and metals. In August 2016, a survey at the Mohn’s ridge (Mid-Atlantic ridge) was carried out,

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New methods for mapping and monitoring of seabed habitats

In the joint industry project “New methods for mapping and monitoring of seabed habitats” in the Petromaks 2 Program, we are developing the Underwater Hyperspectral Imager (UHI) to be a viable tool for environmental mapping and monitoring. The project is financed by the Research Council of Norway and seven industry partners. Akvaplan-niva is our research partner.The project started

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