IONIO / Ionian Integrated Marine Observatory

Acronym: IONIO
Title: Ionian Integrated Marine Observatory
Priority axis: 2. Improve accessibility to sustainable networks and services
Specific Objective: 2.2. Improvement of transport, information and communication networks and services
Lead Partner: Euro-Mediterranean Center for Climate Change
Partner 2: Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Developemnt
Partner 3: Hellenic Center for Marine Research
Budget: 1.688.734,00 €
Description: The project aims at designing and implementing an Ionian Integrated Marine Observatory that will produce environmental information about the Southern and Northern Ionian Programme Area to support safer maritime traffic and the reduction of pollution hazard. In particular the partners will develop: • An information system (IS) for the observations and model analysis and forecasts to be accessed in real time with Web-based Portals containing discovery, visualization and downloading services (INSPIRE compliant) • The applications, in terms of Decision Support System-DSS, deriving from these products for Ship Routing and Safety (SRS), Search and Rescue (SAR), Pollution Hazard Management (PRM) for transport routes across the area • Test and evaluate the different DSS with regional stakeholders from the transport industry, coast guards, port authorities, environmental protection agencies and the civil protection.
Project details:
Call No: 2nd
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Subsidy Code: I1.22.05