Survey Equipment

Teledyne CARIS HIPS and SIPS™: Hydrographic Data Processing Software

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The CARIS HIPS and SIPS™ product is a comprehensive bathymetric seafloor imagery and water column data processing software. As part of the Ping-to-Chart™ workflow, HIPS and SIPS can be easily expanded to meet your wider geospatial needs. HIPS and SIPS enables you to process simultaneously multibeam, backscatter, side scan sonar, single beam and LiDAR data.


HIPS and SIPS™ solution integrates the processing of bathymetry, water column and seafloor imagery in a single application

Vast amounts of sonar data can be interrogated at speed, making full use of the latest computing power and saving you valuable time

SIPS™ Backscatter processing engine and mosaic creation, allowing more information to be extracted from your seafloor measurements with a single additional step

Can handle high volume surveys with ease through the use of the highly scalable CSAR™ framework.

Bathymetry can be tested for quality against the International Hydrographic Organisation standards and exported for use in other applications through open exchange formats


Processor: Recent generation multi-core CPU

Memory: 16 GB of RAM

Storage: 7200 RPM disk drive or Solid State Drive, minimum 1 GB available for installation

Display: NVidia® or AMD® display adapter, with an OpenGL 3.3 compatible GPU, with 2GB of memory or greater

Operating System: Windows® 10 Professional 64-bit


Hydrographic data processing and acoustic imaging

Mosaic creation and marine surveying

Digital elevation models

Geological mosaics and contours

3D fly-throughs

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