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PDS Processing Software

PDS Processing Software

Teledyne PDS – Collect, Process and Deliver

Teledyne PDS is a multipurpose software platform and supports a wide range of tasks within hydrography, dredge guidance, construction support, search & recovery operations and port entrance monitoring. Teledyne PDS is off-the-shelf software and developed to solve the variety of challenges that arise from each specific task in the main business segments served by Teledyne Marine.

Description

Teledyne PDS is of-the-shelf software and developed to solve the variety of challenges that arise from each specific task in the main business segments served by Teledyne Marine. It interfaces with a wide range of survey instruments such as Lidar, Multibeam and Singlebeam Echosounders, and is an optimal tool for interfacing to a variety of periphery sensors, including dredge and construction sensors, sound velocity measurements, positioning, motion systems and most other devices that output data.

Teledyne PDS is an optimized solution for both Teledyne Marine products and almost all other available systems in the market from recognized manufacturers, and enables immediate data visualization and quality control, so you can view results as images or numerically in real time. The software is designed to be used in the maritime world with an intuitive user interface that is easy to learn. Support is provided worldwide by Teledyne Marine expert surveyors including survey assistance and training of operators.

With Teledyne PDS you only need one software suite to collect, process and deliver data with in the same workflow.

*Teledyne PDS is a Teledyne RESON product line

Learn more about Teledyne PDS at: https://www.teledyne-pds.com

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Specifications

Hardware/software requirements

RAM [MB]

4

HD{GB}

500

Use of GPU

Y

Processor

["32-bit","64-bit"]

Stereo Display

N

Field of Use

Multibeam Survey and Processing/Charting; Singlebeam Survey and Processing/Charting; Magnetometer Survey and Processing/Charting; Bar Sweep Survey; MotionScan

Languages Supported

English, Dutch, Russian, Chinese, Espanol

General

Year of last update

2019

Year of initial introduction

2008

Modules

Editing module is availabe in: Multibeam Survey and Processing/Charting; Singlebeam Survey and Processing/Charting; Magnetometer Survey and Processing/Charting; Bar Sweep Survey; MotionScan

Supported Systems (SB, MB, SSS, Lidar etc.)

Multibeam, Singlebeam, Laserscanner, Motion, Heading, Position, Heave, Tide, SV, SVP, Depth, Doppler, USBL, Magnetometer, ...

Processing

Sound velocity correction

Single profile support, Multiple profile correction support

Sound velocity correction type

Time

Tidal reduction

RTK-tide, Tide

Support tidal reduction network

Y

Gridding/Interpolation techniques

Circular, Triangular, Directional, Singlebeam

Grid attributes {Std., Mean, Max, etc.}

Hit Count, Z Average, Z Standard Deviation, Z Minimum (Deepest), Z Maximum (Highest), Tim, Total Vert. Uncertainty Average, Total Hor. Uncertainty Average, Backscatter

Lay-back correction

Y

Siant range correction

Y

Mosaic creation

Y

Mosaic creation algorithms

GeoCoder with PDS extensions and PDS UI

SSS Targeting

Yes

Video integration

N

Assessment of bathymetry IHO Cat S-44

Y

Type of automatic cleaning algorithm(s)

Gridmodel, CUBE, Misc. multibeam filtering

Multibeam water column imaging support

Y

Multibeam Backscatter Processing Functionality

Yes

Mulitbeam Calibration mehods

Automatic and Manual

Manual editing capability

Y

Geodetic Functionality

Supported coordinate systems

Predefined world area based, User defined, World WGS84 - UTM; all are selectable from a database

Geographical Coordinates {Lat, Long}

Y

Ground Coordinates {E,N}

Y

Seven Parameter shift supported

Y

Supported vertical reference frames  

Any

Separation model for vertical datum shift support

Y

Local datum support

Y

Ellipsoidal reference support (GRS80)

Y

Product Generation

Automatic top of pipe calculation

Y

Slope analysis

Y

Dynamic event numbering

Y

Automatic cross profile creation

Y

Volume calculation

Y

Contouring

Y

Sounding Selection methods

Y

Export/Exchange options

PDS, Excel, Simrad EM, CSV, Multibeam points (ASCII), XTF, S7K, Sz, Magnetometer, FAU, GSF, Backscatter points (ASCII), UKOOA P1/90

Combining bathymetry / terrestrial point clouds

Y

Visualisation and Editing

2D Editing

Y

2D Visualization

Y

Fly-throughs support

N

Area based 3D editing

Y

Area based 3D View

yes

3D View max number points

100000000

3D Integrated models

DXF, 3DS, SKP

Sounding cleaning algorithms

Gridmodel, CUBE, Misc. multibeam filtering, manual

4D support

Y

Files and Registering

Input Formates {XTF, XYZ, GSF etc}

PDS, XYZ, XTF, S7k, Sz, All, RDF, SON, JSF, MST, SDS, SDF, ...

Max. Number of Soundings

100000000

Supported Hydrographic Systems

Multibeam, Singlebeam, Laserscanner, Motion, Heading, Position, Heave, Tide, SV, SVP, Depth, Doppler, USBL, Magnetometer, ..

Background format support {Google, Bing, OGC, CAD etc.}

S-57, C-MAP, GeoTiff, PDS1000, Microstation (DGN), Esri (SHP), Drawing Exchange Format (DXF), BSB charts (KAP), grid model, TIN model, 3D model

Documents

Brochure
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