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 …


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 …


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 …


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 …


River Elbe Flood 2013

EOMAP Water Monitoring shows river Elbe flood 2013 The effects of the extreme flood events in the river Elbe region in North Germany can clearly be visualized by turbidity products processed by EOMAP. Both, the extent and the turbidity in this part of river Elbe have been affected by heavy rainfall in early summer. The …


MES 2013 Vietnam

EOMAP at MES 2013 Vietnam EOMAP participates in the Mekong Environmental Symposium 2013 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The Symposium is a three-day platform for national decision makers, renowned scientists, and industry from all six Mekong riparian countries, as well as from the international community to share their experience and knowledge. It will focus …


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.