is a new venture of a Hydrographic Surveying Company
established in 1986 named CRA INC. of Houston Texas.
Alex Howden, Geomatics Technologist operates C.R.A.
Canada Surveys INC. and has eight years of marine and
land survey experience in both the United States and
Canada. CRA of Houston also has an affiliate in Seattle
called CRA-NW which is operated by Craig Keener A.K.L.S.
CRA began when several key individuals
with many years experience in Hydrographic and Land
Surveying, Offshore Positioning, Engineering Geology
and Geophysics, came together to form a new company.
The object was to provide the highest level of service
for gathering data on land or under water, for civil
engineering, environmental research, GIS mapping, dredging,
and general marine investigations.