Coastal and Freshwater


Smart technology to monitor water quality

Purpose-built technology

Cawthron's technicians are able to design and build specialised technology for a clients' specific needs, and to support the research projects we undertake.

We have a range of options available for our clients,  from the sale or hire of an individual instrument to a complete technology design and build service.

Cawthron's technology capability includes:

  • Water quality monitoring buoys (see TASCAM)
  • Molecular tools for environmental monitoring 
  • Hi-tech laboratories
  • State-of-the-art research boats
  • Electronic instruments and software design
  • 3D visualisation
  • Geographic Information System (GIS)
  • DIDSON and ARIS acoustic monitoring and sales
  • Underwater video monitoring
  • Electric fishing
  • Flow gauging and total station surveying
  • Instrumentation for measuring currents and waves
  • Side-scan sonar

For more information about our purpose-built technologies, contact Paul Barter.

Contact us

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+64 3 548 2319