Business profile: Echoview

Echoview Software Pty Ltd (formerly Myriax Software Pty Ltd) was established as Sonardata Tasmania Pty Ltd in 1995. Twenty years on, the company is now widely recognised as the global leader in the development of hydroacoustic visualisation and analysis software for the global scientific community. The company’s product, Echoview®, has become the standard for advanced hydroacoustic studies in marine and freshwater environments.

Today, Echoview meets the needs of hundreds of research institutes, government organisations and businesses in over sixty countries. Users include NOAA Fisheries, US Geological Survey, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Oregon State University, Marine Scotland, Idaho Power, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Korea Institute of Ocean Science & Technology and the Fisheries Research Agency, Japan.
Echoview also offers training courses worldwide for all users and has a strong presence at industry specific conferences in various countries throughout the year.

You will find Echoview Software’s home base in Hobart, the capital city of the Australian island state of Tasmania. Hobart is internationally respected for its Antarctic and Southern Ocean science, education and research community. We are right in the thick of a world class research hub amongst national and international Antarctic and Southern Ocean organisations including; Australia’s Antarctic Division (AAD), CSIRO’s Division of Marine and Atmospheric Research, Antarctic Climate and Ecosystems Cooperative Research Centre (ACE CRC), Institute of Marine and Antarctic Studies (IMAS), the Australian Maritime College, the Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS), the International Antarctic Institute (IAI) and the Commission of the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR).

Echoview Software is backed by Starfish Ventures, a supporter of innovative Australian technology companies.