Buy Cheap = Buy Twice?

By | August 15th, 2017|

Does buying cheaper replacement buoys mean buying twice? Replacing navigation aids because of casualties often involves expenditure that hasn’t been budgeted for. Therefore it is no surprise that, given the [...]

The Buoys of Summer: It’s Maintenance Season

By | July 28th, 2017|

With calmer seas, longer days and less inclement weather conditions, summer is the time to inspect your navigation buoys and perform any necessary maintenance. This way you may be able [...]

Hydrosphere to attend Seawork International Exhibition 2017

By | May 26th, 2017|

This 13-15th June, Hydrosphere, the UK and Ireland’s leading supplier of aids to navigation, will be attending the Seawork 2017 Commercial Marine and Workboat Exhibition and Conference. Exhibiting for their [...]

Technology is Powering a Brighter Future

By | May 8th, 2017|

When the first early man lit a fire on a cliff to warn mariners that they were approaching land, he could have little imagined how this one small act would [...]

Navigating Around the Marine Renewable Energy Sector

By | March 21st, 2017|

With a number of new developments and investment announced in recent years, the UK marine renewable energy sector is an exciting place to be. Offshore wind farms are no longer [...]

TLC for your Navigation Aids – Repair and Maintenance Advice

By | February 10th, 2017|

Typically there are two types of maintenance undertaken by companies like Hydrosphere: Casualty Response and Planned Maintenance. The first is something most harbour masters would like to avoid – an [...]