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Teledyne CARIS 2017 Calendar Winner Announced

For Immediate Release

Fredericton, NB, Canada – December 08, 2016 – Congratulations to the winner of the 2017 CARIS Calendar Contest, ITS Ammiraglio MAGNAGHI, Italian Navy. Their submission was fantastic high resolution bathymetry of Portovenere Channel, Ligurian Sea. The data was collected with a Kongsberg EM 3002 and processed with CARIS HIPS and SIPS™.

Portovenere Channel is situated between the historical town of Portovenere and Palmaria Island and it is part of the Marine Protected Area of "Cinque Terre". The whole area was declared UNESCO World Heritage in 1997. The seafloor's natural features and pipelines can be seen via 2D and 3D views.

As the winning entry, ITS Ammiraglio MAGNAGHI, Italian Navy, will be receiving a DJI Phantom 3 drone. Based on voting results, eleven additional images were chosen as runner-up to the grand prize winner and will be included in the Teledyne CARIS 2017 Digital Calendar. Each month on www.teledynecaris.com, we will be posting one of the twelve images (in no particular order), for download to your desktop in a calendar format.

This year's entries have delivered some of the most stunning images to date that we have received, we feel confident that you will enjoy the upcoming digital calendar. Thank you to everyone who took the time to enter our contest.


About Teledyne CARIS

For over 35 years, Teledyne CARIS has been the leading developer of marine mapping software. Teledyne CARIS offers a highly effective solution for near real-time processing and robust quality control of sonar data and the creation and distribution of maps, charts, and digital datasets.

The Ping-to-Chart™ software is designed to deliver an integrated and seamless solution for the entire workflow of hydrographic information.

CARIS™ software offers a comprehensive level of support with training sessions, consulting, and a series of courses as well as technical support via online services, multilingual telephone support, and email.

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For more information contact
Kim Holland, Communications Specialist
Teledyne CARIS
+1 (506) 458-8533
kim.holland@teledyne.com

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