SonarPro® Software Package

A side scan sonar data collection and processing software package designed by sonar users for sonar users.

SonarPro® is a custom-developed comprehensive ease-of-use side scan sonar user interface. Field proven for over 40 years, SonarPro® is a modular Windows based software program that provides multiple displays of real-time or saved sonar and sensor data and towfish status. SonarPro also allows you to record all acquired sonar and sensor data.

The software package contains the following major modules:

  • Main Program
  • Data Display
  • Navigation Data Recording and Playback
  • Target Management
  • Sensor Display

Key Features

Multiple Display Windows:
Permits multiple windows to view different features as well as targets in real-time or in playback modes. Multi-Windows for sonar channels, navigation, sensors, status monitors, targets, etc.

Navigation:
Permits underlay of electronic charts.

Survey Design:
Quick and easy survey setup with the ability to change parameters, design survey routes and grids, set tolerances, responder setup, monitor actual coverage, and store data.

Target Management:
Independent windows permitting mensuration, logging, comparison, filing, classification, positioning, time and survey target layers, and feature enhancements. Locates target in navigation window.

Sensor Window:
Displays all sensors in several formats (including some alarms).

Networking:
Permits multiple, real-time processing workstations via a LAN including “master and slave” configurations.

“Wizards”:
Help operators set up various manual and default parameters.

Data Comparison:
Target and route comparisons to historical data.