NORBIT Subsea specialises in ultra-compact wideband multibeam sonars for subsea and surface platforms.

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NORBIT Sonar Used to Detect Underwater Burrows

Beavers shelter in burrows, which they create by digging tunnels and building lodges from wood debris, twigs and soil. These tunnel networks lead to more fragile riverbanks, which cause problems for people working and living alongside the river. In order to locate these burrows, Storm Geomatics Ltd is using one of our sonars to scan the riverbed. Read this article from BBC to to learn more about how this collaboration is allowing humans and beavers to safely coexist.

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