Our dedicated Survey Department has been essential for LCM’s operations. The department have two permanent survey vessels to carry out constant surveys of the port, allowing us to monitor dredging progress, and quay depths. Both essential in a modern port. The department are also responsible for all aspects of Aids to Navigation.
Admiralty Standard A0 Charts
One major survey department change we made at inception was to plot all our quarterly chart in WGS 84 datum on one single A0 sheet. We have also included symbols & abbreviation in line with Admiralty Navigation Charts.
Our survey department has undergone major changes since inception. LCM have highly skilled & motivated sureyors that have digitised the shoreline to international standards. We now producing verified & detailed large scale chart with the new WGS84 shoreline, that are basis of the UKHO Admiralty charts.