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31 May 2019 — Press release
Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE appointed Chief Executive and Accounting Officer of the UK Hydrographic Office
25 April 2019 — Press release
The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has today welcomed HRH The Princess Royal to officially open its new headquarters in Admiralty Way, Taunton.
29 March 2019 — News story
Sophie Prescott, UKHO Digital Marketing Communications Executive, wins ‘Career Development’ Somerset Apprenticeship Award
21 March 2019 — Press release
Bespoke Security of Navigation, Stabilisation Advice and Training (SONSAT) to support maritime security and safety of navigation
5 February 2019 — Press release
UK Hydrographic Office, with support from Maritime & Coastguard Agency, work with representatives from 10 Overseas Territories to support maritime trade within their waters
24 January 2019 — Press release
UK Government aims to support autonomous navigation and map over 6 million square kilometres of the world’s oceans
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The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) collects and supplies hydrographic and geospatial data for the Royal Navy and merchant shipping, to protect lives at sea.
Working with other national hydrographic offices, we set and raise global standards of hydrography, cartography and navigation.
UKHO is an executive agency, sponsored by the Ministry of Defence.
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