SPRES 7th TRANSNATIONAL MEETING AND FINAL CONFERENCE-. SANTANDER. SPAIN. 7-8 OCTOBER 2014

The 7th Transnational partner’s meeting and the Final Conference took place in Santander, Spain and was hosted by IH Cantabria. All partners and different relevant stakeholder from the Spanish port authorities, civil protection units at national and local level and also...

SPRES 6th TRANSNATIONAL MEETING AND 3rd Site Seminar, Falmouth Harbour Commissioners, UK. 19-22 May 2014

The 6th transnational partner’s meeting and the 3rd SPRES Site Seminar took place in Falmouth, UK and was hosted by Falmouth Harbour Commissioners.  The harbour board regularly train and practice pollution response techniques. Particularly in the framework of the SPRES project, a...

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Aviero Lagoon Belfast Lough Santander Bay Port of Falmouth

Falmouth

Falmouth Harbour Commissioners operates PISCES II oil spill modelling software (commercially distributed by Transas Marine Ltd). The model requires currents and/or wind to be inputted. These variables are critical to the model outputs and therefore accuracy is of great...

Santander Bay

A high resolution (20 m) forecasting system is being developed for Santander Bay. The system receives daily meteorological and ocean forcings from European and Spanish organizations and provides three day forecasts of sea level, currents, salinity and temperature based on...

Belfast Lough

High Resolution Tidal Current Data Collected for First Time in Belfast Lough Dr. Adam Mellor (AFBI) assisting with retrieval of ADCP aboard the Banrion Uladh, The ADCP mounted on a steel frame with acoustic release (netting to prevent sinkage into soft sediments) Seabed-mount...

Aveiro lagoon

A high-resolution operational oceanographic system is under development for Aveiro lagoon (RDFS-SPRES: http://ariel.lnec.pt/spres/). This user-friendly web-based platform integrates both short term model predictions and real time data (obtained in the scope of the monitoring...

SPRES 4th TRANSNATIONAL MEETING AND 1ST SITE SEMINAR. 10th September 2013. Belfast, UK.

High Resolution Tidal Current Data Collected for First Time in Belfast Lough Dr. Adam Mellor (AFBI) assisting with retrieval of ADCP aboard the Banrion Uladh, The ADCP mounted on a steel frame with acoustic release (netting to prevent sinkage into soft sediments) The 4th...

SPRES 3rd TRANSNATIONAL MEETING. 4th March 2013. LNEC. Lisbon.Portugal

The 3rd Transnational meeting was held in Lisbon, hosted by partner LNEC. The meeting focused on the development and accomplishment of the activities and the monitoring of administrative and financial expenditure. There were also thematic meetings regarding site’s developments...

SPRES 2nd TRANSNATIONAL MEETING. BREST 18th September 2012. CEDRE, Brest. France

The second meeting of the European project SPRES was held at Cedre on September 18th and 19th. This second meeting was mainly dedicated to the development of high resolution operational models and the production of local scale data (sea level, currents, temperature, salinity…)....
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