Announcements

Inside the framework of AQUAKNIGHT and the task 2 activities, the Institute of Communication and Computer Systems (ICCS) has demonstrated the usage of a Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) in the identification of water leakages in the Water Board of Lemessos (WBL) water distribution network. The experiments took place on 15-16…
  The yearly iMobility Awards represent a unique opportunity to pay tribute to the most outstanding, ambitious and innovative iMobility deployments paving the way for future of mobility. This year’s ceremony took place in The Hague, The Netherlands, on 11 September 2013, on the occasion of the iMobility Challenge Netherlands.…
A wide range of technologies deal with water leaks. But the most recent innovative solutions aim to be far more effective than any other prior technologies.Water from underground pipes often leaks. Particularly, in countries with an antiquated underground waterpipe infrastructure. In the case of Greece, for example, leaks are estimated…
The meeting brought together the whole consortium partners as recognised water professionals from various countries and organisations to create the synergies necessary for the successful achievement of project results. The consortium includes ten partners from six Mediterranean countries, covering a good share of the Mediterranean basin, from East to West…
Following the successful orientation of the previous MEMSCON Workshop (“Workshop on Structural Monitoring and Assessment of Civil Engineering Structures”) held in October 2010 in Bucharest (Romania), the project final workshop has been organised in Athens on the 29th March 2012 . This final MEMSCON Workshop has to provided a state-of-the-art…
ICeWater Kick-Off Meeting took place on the 1st and 2nd of October 2012 at Siemens premises in Milano Bicocca, Italy. Representatives of Siemens, Toshiba, Metropolitana Milanese (MM), Aquatim, ITALDATA, UNESCO IHE, CMR, K&S and ICCS participated in the event. MM and Aquatim presented their water distribution network and also described…
Inside the framework of AQUAKNIGHT activities,several training activites have taken place as presented below. AQUAKNIGHT has prepared a set of training sessions in the participating Mediterranean Partner Countries (MPCs). The first two training sessions took place at the Alexandria Water Company headquarters (24th -25th April 2012, Egypt) and SONEDE headquarters…
We are very pleased to announce that the evaluation outcome of the MARSOL- “Demonstrating Managed Aquifer Recharge as a Solution to Water Scarcity and Drought” proposal submitted under the FP7-ENV-2013-WATER-INNO-DEMO is 15 out of 15. The reviewers found this proposal excellent in all parts. The Institute of Communication and Computer…
Dr. Angelos Amditis, the Head of I-Sense Research Group, recently participated in the review panel of the programme "Transport" as an evaluator. "Transport" is a programme of the Helmhotz association (http://www.helmholtz.de/en/). The review took place on Monday, 22 April 2013 at the site of the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in…
In an effort to optimize water consumption and to minimize leakages in the Mediterranean region, the AQUAKNIGHT project is deploying smart water meters as part of five pilot actions in Egypt, Jordan, Tunisia, Italy and Cyprus. A first international conference on water leakage, attended by distribution network operators, recently took…