Category Projects

11
Aug

Mekong Delta: Monitoring sedimentation from space

The Mekong River is a vital lifeline for millions of people in half a dozen countries. It provides one of the world’s most productive inland fisheries, and 71% of rural Laotian households rely on subsistence fishing on the Mekong. Over one million Cambodians are almost entirely dependent on Tonle Sap Lake, Southeast-Asia’s largest freshwater lake that …

7
Jan

MARSAT –Satellite Services for the Maritime Industry

MARSAT consortium, a network of six private companies and a research institute, is ready to provide innovative integrated satellite-based services for the maritime and coastal industry to improve safety and efficiency in shipping, offshore industries, emergency response and rescue operations. “MARSAT is an ambitious project, which brings together competence of specialists in satellite data provision …

28
Sep

Joint project AGRO-DE started

On the Hessian State Domain farm Beberbeck close to Kassel the official launch of the joint project AGRO-DE was held on Sept. 26th 2016. The project consortium, consisting of the Julius Kühn-Institut (JKI), the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and the companies EOMAP and Hanse-Agro, set their goal to prepare timely information from satellite images throughout Germany for agriculture, provided by the Internet.

19
Jan

FRESHMON Review Summary

FRESHMON Review Summary This week, the overall assessment of the FRESHMON project from the external reviewer and from the European Commission has been received: Next to the fact that FRESHMON project has been finished its activities successfully and full achieved its objectives and technical goals, many results of the project “…even has exceeded expectations.” The …

1
Jan

EU FP7 Project INFORM started

EU FP7 Project INFORM started On January 1st 2014, the EU funded FP7-SPACE INFORM project has officially started, coordinated by VITO, Belgium. In the four years lifetime of the project, improved monitoring and forecasting of ecological status of European INland waters by combining Future earth ObseRvation data and Models will be analysed and developed. EOMAP …

19
Dec

FRESHMON Project successfully finished

FRESHMON Project successfully finished On 30th November, the FRESHMON project ended officially after three years lifetime. These three years of intense collaboration has left some marks, some further age creases, together with increased knowledge and capabilities, strengthened partnerships and relations between an international team of companies and agencies. However, the end is usually just a …

11
Aug

FRESHMON Workshop at Space Solutions

FRESHMON Workshop at Space Solutions FRESHMON will hold a workshop on water quality at this years Space Solutions in Munich on November 6th from 14:00-16:00 covering pan european inland water quality monitoring services. Participants are invited to access, navigate and analyze water bodies of their interest in space and time on provided terminals and mobile …

24
Jan

FRESHMON Review Meeting

FRESHMON Review Meeting successfully conducted On the 17th of January 2013, the 2nd FRESHMON Review Meeting took place at the EOMAP office in Gilching, Germany. The progress as well as the upcoming objectives of the project were successfully reviewed and fruitfully discussed, many thanks to all involved participants.