Join TDI-Brooks International Inc. at the upcoming U.S. Hydro Conference due to take place on March 18 – 21, 2019 in Biloxi, Mississippi. The 2019 Conference Theme will be “Our Changing Oceans and Coasts: Driving Innovation in Charting” . US Hydro is a biannual conference hosted by the Hydrographic Society of America (THSOA). THSOA and Canadian Hydrographic Association (CHA) alternate the hosting of the two premier Hydrographic conferences in North America annually.

Visit TDI-Brooks at Booths # 21/22 to learn more about our Marine Hydrographic capabilities ( TDI-Brooks International, Inc. are experts in Offshore Shallow and Deepwater surveys. Each TDI-Brooks vessel uses its multibeam echo sounder to conduct hydrographic surveys. Multibeam sonar measures the depth of the sea floor by analyzing the time it takes for sound waves to travel from a boat to the sea floor and back. In addition to our onboard services, we offer portable tool kits which can be shipped to any vessel of opportunity.



TDI-Brooks International is a research and service company specializing in geotechnical and offshore survey projects, high-end environmental chemistry; multi-disciplinary oceanographic and environmental projects; surface geochemical “seep-hunting” exploration and heat flow. TDI-Brooks and B&B Laboratories, an affiliate of TDI-Brooks, is owned and operated by world-renowned geochemists Drs. Jim Brooks and Bernie Bernard in College Station, Texas.

TDI-Brooks operates all of our vessels on the spot market for various research and oil company service projects. All the TDI-Brooks vessels are outfitted for our market niches of seep hunting, survey/MBES, geotechnical and environmental sampling and cable route surveys.

TDI-Brooks has a staff of nearly one-hundred individuals including fourteen Ph.D. level oceanographers, geochemists, biologists and geologists. TDI-Brooks is a privately held corporation in Texas, incorporated in 1996, headquartered in College Station, TX with remote domestic offices located in Houston, TX, Denver, CO and strategically placed offices around the globe. The company has international affiliates in Port Harcourt, Nigeria (TDI-Brooks Nigeria Ltd.) and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (GSI-Brooks) with branch offices in Colombia (TDI-Brooks Sucursal Colombia) and Mexico (TDI-Brooks Mexico).

Please let us know if you would like to schedule or discuss our services or charter any of our TDI-Brooks’ research vessels. Jim Brooks ( or Melissa Wood (

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TDI-Brooks International, Inc.
14391 S. Dowling RD
College Station, TX 77845

Phone: +1 (979) 693-3446