SHOA

CHILEAN NAVY HYDROGRAPHIC AND OCEANOGRAPHIC SERVICE

 

  • WORKSHOP OF PRELIMINARY RESULTS FOR CRUISE SHIP CIMAR 22 OCEANIC ISLANDS

    Since 1995, researchers, scientists, students, and specialists in marine sciences, gather every year to present the preliminary results of the research carried out under the CIMAR Program of the National Oceanographic Committee (CONA), which considers the carrying out of the workshops that take place the following year of each trip, and this time it was the turn of the CIMAR
    11-12-2017

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  • CHILE CONGREGATES INTERNATIONAL EXPERTS ON TSUNAMIS DURING APEC SEMINAR

    The inauguration of the "APEC Seminar for evaluation of Tsunamis 2017" took place during a ceremony headed by the President of the Republic, Mrs. Michelle Bachelet Jeria, and Commander in Chief of the Navy, Admiral Mr. Julio Leiva Molina. The activity will bring together leading international experts in this field, between 5 and 7 December. The objective of the meeting
    05-12-2017

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  • THE SHOA TRAINING CENTER PERFORMED CLOSING CEREMONY OF THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2017

    The Military Ceremony for the Closing of the Academic Year and Graduation for students of the Hydrography and Oceanography Officer Category "A" course, and the course for Seafarers, Specialty Mechanical Hydrographer Oceanographer, class 2017, was held on Monday, 4 December, in the Courtyard of Honor of the Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Navy (SHOA). During the ceremony, led by
    06-12-2017

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  • PHYSICIANS FROM THE HOSPITAL NAVAL OF VIÑA DEL MAR VISIT SHOA

    Professionals of the Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, led by its Director, Captain Mr. Ivo López Eterovic, visited the Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Navy (SHOA) on Monday, November 27. The objective of the visit was to learn more in depth about the job performed by the Service. At the beginning of the activity, the doctors were welcomed by Admiral
    30-11-2017

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  • CIRCLE OF ITALIAN PROFESSIONALS VISIT THE HYDROGRAPHIC AND OCEANOGRAPHIC SERVICE OF THE NAVY

    To publicize the work of the Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Navy (SHOA), the Service welcomed 25 members of the Circle of Professionals of Italian origin, on November 25. The delegation was led by its President, Mrs. Maria Pia Mastrantonio and Honorary Consul of Italy in Valparaíso, Mr. Franco Dezerega Pitto. Upon arrival, the Deputy Director of SHOA, Captain
    29-11-2017

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  • 139th ASSEMBLY OF THE NATIONAL OCEANOGRAPHIC COMMITTEE (CONA)

    The 139th Assembly of the National Oceanographic Committee (CONA) was held on November 23, 2017. Representatives from the all 30 Member Institutions participated in the event. During the event, which was held in premises of the Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Navy (SHOA), the Executive Secretary of CONA, Rear-admiral Mr. Victor Zanelli Suffo, welcomed the guests, emphasizing this instance
    24-11-2017

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  • STUDENTS FROM THE ACADEMIA POLITECNICA MILITAR VISIT SHOA

    Six Officer Students of the 4th Regular Course of Military Engineering (CRIM) dictated by the Academia Politecnica del Ejercito, visited the SHOA on the morning of November 23. The purpose of their visit was to look with another perspective at the work to be done as future cartographers from the Instituto Geografico Militar (IGM). The delegation, led by the Chief
    24-11-2017

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  • APAC PAYS TECHNICAL VISIT TO SHOA

    On the morning of November 15, members of the Asociación de Prácticos Autorizados de Canales de Chile(APAC), visited the premises of the Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Navy (SHOA), led by Vice President of the organization, Captain Mr. Nelson Fredes Rocco. The Deputy Director of SHOA, Captain Mr. Enrique Silva Villagra, received the delegation and talked about the most
    15-11-2017

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  • CHIEF OF THE GENERAL STAFF OF THE NAVY OF ECUADOR VISITS THE OPERATIONS ROOM OF THE NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING SYSTEM

    On Tuesday, November 12, the Chief of the General Staff of the Navy of Ecuador, Admiral Mauricio Alvear Oramas, accompanied by the Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Chilean Navy, Commodore Mr. Yerco Marcic Conley, visited the premises of the Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Navy (SHOA) as part of the XI Bilateral Meeting of General Staffs
    14-11-2017

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  • INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE OF EXPERTS IN SEISMOLOGY VISIT SHOA

    Members of the International Evaluation Committee of the National Seismological Center (CSN), accompanied by the Director of the Institution, Dr. Sergio Barrientos Parra, visited the premises of the Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Navy (SHOA), as part of an evaluation process performed by CSN, which takes place every two years, along with the permanent work of continuous improvement of
    13-11-2017

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  • DIRECTORS OF SHOA, IGM AND SAF HOLD SECOND ANNUAL COORDINATION MEETING

    The Second Meeting of Directors of the Cartographic Institutions of Defense was held on Monday, November 6, 2017, in the premises of the Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Navy (SHOA). The meeting aims to establish the necessary coordination to enhance the joint work of these bodies in the field of mapping. During the event, attended by the Director of
    06-11-2017

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  • SHOA OFFICERS PARTICIPATE IN COORDINATION MEETING WITH REPRESENTATIVES OF REGIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING SYSTEM OF THE SOUTHEAST PACIFIC

    The Meeting of Coordinators of the Regional Tsunami Warning System of the Southeast Pacific (SRATPS), of the Permanent Commission for the South Pacific (CPPS) was held between November 1 and 3, in Bogotá, Colombia. The activity was attended by the Deputy Director of the Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Navy (SHOA), Captain Mr. Enrique Silva Villagra, accompanied by the
    03-11-2017

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  • MEMBERS OF THE DEFENSE COUNCIL OF THE STATE VISITED SHOA

    During the morning of Friday, November 3, members of the Defense Council of the State, led by its President, Mrs. Maria Eugenia Manaud Tapia, visited the premises of the Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Navy (SHOA), accompanied by the Secretary General of the Navy, Rear-admiral Mr. Leonel Muñoz Villarreal. Secretary General of the Navy, Rear-admiral Mr. Leonel Muñoz Villarreal.
    06-11-2017

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  • SCHOOL EVACUATION IN VALPARAISO KICKS OFF COMMEMORATIVE ACTIVITIES TO WORLD DAY OF TSUNAMI AWARENESS

    The objective of this drill was to motivate the educational community to learn about the need to be prepared against the event of a tsunami. The exercise mobilized nearly 500 students from a Valparaiso educational establishment. As part of the commemoration of the "World Tsunami Awareness Day", established by the UN on November 5, the Director of the Hydrographic and
    03-11-2017

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  • GEODESIC NETWORK UPDATED AFTER MELINKA EARTHQUAKE

    Specialist staff of the Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Navy (SHOA) carried out a geodetic commission, from October 14 through 29, in the town of Melinka, area affected by the earthquake on December 25, 2016. The purpose of this commission was the measuring of the vertexes that form the Coast Geodetic Network to verify the existence of vertical and
    08-11-2017

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