Hydro17 nam plaats in November 2017 in Rotterdam. Gedurende de drie dagen van dit jaarlijkse congres vonden 6 keynote presentaties en 45 gewone presentaties plaats op het podium bij de locatie: het permanent afgemeerde cruiseschip de ss Rotterdam. Het thema van het congres was Connecting 4D Future, gericht op het samenbrengen via ruimte en tijd van hydrografie naar elk andere relevante vakgebied.


The HSB regularly organizes interesting workshops for her members. The aim is to widen, improve and spread knowledge of hydrography and maintaining relations between persons, companies and institutions.

Educational Fund

The Hydrographic Society Benelux manages an educational fund, named HSB Educational Fund. The HSB Educational Fund aims to stimulate hydrographical knowledge to students, i.e. by presenting an award for the best thesis and by supporting recognized hydrographical educational institutions within the Benelux.

Corporate members

Corporate members can take up to 2 employees of the company to the workshops and get two subscriptions to the magazine “Hydro International”. Furthermore they are included in the corporate members list on the website.


Marinestar L-band GNSS positioning

Marinestar delivers subscription based L-band corrections in G4+ mode up to 8 cm precise vertical and 4 cm horizontal accuracy (sigma=2) world-wide delivered by eight overlapping communication beams using over 100 reference station and redundant uplink infrastructure. GPS, Glonass, Beidou and Galileo constellations are available now.

Fugro Satellite Positioning

Hydrografie uitgelegd voor kinderen

IHO Monaco