SHOA

CHILEAN NAVY HYDROGRAPHIC AND OCEANOGRAPHIC SERVICE

A group of 14 students of the Naval Polytechnic Academy visited on Monday, November 11th, the Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Navy (SHOA, by its initials in Spanish). They were received, and accompanied during their visit, by Patricia GORZIGLIA, public relations representative of the SHOA.

During their tour at the SHOA, the class visited the Aerophotogrammetry section, the Bathymetry section, the Electronic Nautical Chart and Navigation Information of the Hydrography department; then they visited the section of Correcting Charts and Nautical publications of the Third-party Services Department, the Operations Room of the National Tsunami Warning System (SNAM, by its initials in Spanish) of the Oceanography Department, and the Time Station.