UBICA s.r.l. (Underwater Bio-Cartography) was founded in 2009 as a Spin-Off of the Marine Sciences Department of the Università degli Studi di Genova (IT). The company operates in the environmental consulting sector providing innovative services based on 3D data visualization for coastal zone management, marine environment monitoring and environmental impact assessments. The expertise of the company ranges from in-situ operations to data processing and software development. The main fields in which the company operates are three-dimensional cartography, aerial and underwater photogrammetry, geophysical surveys, Geographic Information Systems, marine and coastal environmental surveys, and scientific dissemination.