The Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN) award QUALITAS a contract to supply and set up the first HF radar observatory in the Canary Islands, Spain

The Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN) award QUALITAS a contract to supply and set up the first HF radar observatory in the Canary Islands, Spain

Posted by on jun 8, 2017 in Latest News, News | No Comments

The Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN) is a multi-purpose service centre with land-based and sea-based novel infrastructures to support research, technology development and innovation in the marine and maritime sector. Its mission is to promote long-term observation and sustainability of the ocean, providing a cost-effective combination of services, such as observatories, test sites, […]

MyCoast Project approved under the first Call of the INTERREG Atlantic Area 2014-2020 Program

MyCoast Project approved under the first Call of the INTERREG Atlantic Area 2014-2020 Program

Posted by on jun 5, 2017 in Latest News, News | No Comments

The MyCoast Project (a Coordinated Atlantic Coastal Operational Oceanographic Observatory) in which QUALITAS is involved as partner has been approved by the Monitoring Committee under the first call for proposals of the 2014-2020 INTERREG Atlantic Area Program. In total, 425 project proposals were presented to the 1st phase of the call last May 2016. Out of […]

Madeira starts HF Radar Currents Monitoring Initiative

Madeira starts HF Radar Currents Monitoring Initiative

Posted by on may 18, 2017 in Latest News, News | No Comments

The Madeira Ocean Observatory (OOM) goal is to establish an Excellency center dedicated to the ocean monitoring and research. This initiative aggregates a multidisciplinary scientific community from several entities, focused on the cooperation towards a better use of resources. This will allow the Autonomous Region of Madeira (Portugal) to improve its marine resources knowledge and […]

Waves of 11 meter significant height create havoc in Galicia as fierce storms from the Atlantic reach Spain’s Northwestern coast.

Waves of 11 meter significant height create havoc in Galicia as fierce storms from the Atlantic reach Spain’s Northwestern coast.

Posted by on mar 1, 2017 in Latest News, News | No Comments

Giant waves at the coast of Muxia (Galicia) The first severe winter storm entered the Iberian Peninsula during the 2nd of February 2017 from the Atlantic through the northwestern region of Galicia. The region was put in red alert by Spain’s Civil Protection Agency as winds of up to 130 km/h battered the coast and […]

Kingdom of Morocco Implements its First HF Radar System
PORTUS-MaREI: NUI Galway and QUALITAS start a new R+D project focused on application of HF radar data to Marine Renewable Energy

PORTUS-MaREI: NUI Galway and QUALITAS start a new R+D project focused on application of HF radar data to Marine Renewable Energy

Posted by on mar 30, 2016 in Latest News, News | No Comments

NUIG owns and operate a network of SeaSonde HF radar systems in Galway Bay and West Irish Coast, commissioned and maintaned by QUALITAS. As a result of their long term collaboration, NUIG and QUALITAS have recently agreed to collaborate on a research project as part of the Marine Renewable Energy Ireland Centre (MaREI) Spoke on […]

New SeaSonde installation commissioned by QUALITAS in Sicily as part of the CALYPSO network

New SeaSonde installation commissioned by QUALITAS in Sicily as part of the CALYPSO network

Posted by on mar 30, 2016 in Latest News, News | No Comments

QUALITAS has recently commissioned a new SeaSonde installation in the harbour of Marina di Ragusa in Sicily (Italy) inside the CALYPSO Follow-On project. The CALYPSO FO project partnership comprises one Maltese partner, the Physical Oceanography Research Group from the University of Malta, and four Sicilian partners: University of Palermo (Polo Territoriale Universitario della Provincia di […]

Kostas Nittis medal for Operational Oceanography awarded to Mr. Pablo Lorente Jimenez from Puertos del Estado

Kostas Nittis medal for Operational Oceanography awarded to Mr. Pablo Lorente Jimenez from Puertos del Estado

Posted by on jun 29, 2015 in Latest News, News | No Comments

More information at: http://eurogoos.eu/2015/05/29/kostas-nittis-medal-awarded/  

SICOMAR SeaSonde HF radar system now operational in Tuscany

SICOMAR SeaSonde HF radar system now operational in Tuscany

Posted by on may 22, 2015 in Latest News, News | No Comments

Two SeaSonde coastal HF radars have been acquired by REGIONE TOSCANA in the framework of the SICOMAR cross border Italy-France project to support safety at sea and marine monitoring. After a two week educational program held at the Naval Academy in Livorno by QUALITAS Remos www.qualitasremos.com staff and UNIVERSITY OF NAPLES scientists the new system […]

HF Radar Center in PORTUGAL

HF Radar Center in PORTUGAL

Posted by on may 21, 2015 in Latest News, News | No Comments

The PORTUGUESE HYDROGRAPHIC INSTITUTE (http://www.hidrografico.pt) and QUALITAS (http://www.qualitasremos.com) , with the support from CODAR OCEAN SENSORS (http://www.codar.com), signed on April 8th 2015 a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). This MoU main objective is the knowledge exchange regarding HF Radar technology, namely management of HF Radar Networks, data Quality Assurance / Quality Control (QA/QC) techniques and also […]