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PLOCAN announces the XIV Glider School edition

PLOCAN announces the XIV Glider School edition

The Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN) announces the 14th Glider School edition, a leading hands-on training forum on ocean-glider technologies, scheduled for October 21st to 25th 2024 in Telde, Gran Canaria (Spain). The period for submitting applications to attend will remain open until June 30th. More details at http://www.gliderschool.eu Didactical contents will cover

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Annual meeting between the students of the BIMeTIC Master’s Degree of the ULPGC and PLOCAN

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Dr Eleanor Frajka-Williams of the National Oceanography Centre of UK visits PLOCAN

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The international initiative “From the Atlantic to the Mediterranean – ATL2MED” crosses the Strait of Gibraltar with two autonomous vehicles Saildrone

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PLOCAN participates in rescue drills of maritime accidents with the Spanish Air Force

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Ocean Sciences Meeting 2020

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PLOCAN in WATEREYE project about predictive maintenance in offshore wind farms.

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PLOCAN at the All-Atlantic Ocean Research Forum

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The Regional Ministers of Economy and Ecological Transition of the Canary Islands Government visit Plocan

The Minister of Economy, Knowledge and Employment of the Government of the Canary Islands, Elena Máñez, and the Minister of Ecological Transition, Fight against Climate Change and Territorial Planning of the Government of the Canary Islands, José Antonio Valbuena, visited the headquarters of the Oceanic Platform Consortium of the Canary Islands in Taliarte. The director

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PLOCAN participates as Keynote Speaker in the Inaugural Participant Workshop of the Blue Economy CRC

The Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN) has participated in the Inaugural Participant Workshop of the Blue Economy CRC, which has been celebrated at the Hobart Function and Conference Centre (Tasmania), by giving a presentation on its experience with collaborating with various sectors of the blue economy (renewable energies, aquaculture, engineering, etc…), on Multi-Use

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The Manned Submersible ICTINEU 3 concludes its immersions in PLOCAN’S Test Site

The Manned Submersible ICTINEU 3 of ICTINEU Submarins S.L. concluded its immersions in PLOCAN’S Test Site using the functionalities of the facility during its first Atlantic open water operation. The ICTINEU 3 has descended to depths of up to 450 meters to study and record images of the seabed and slope of PLOCAN’s Test Site,

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