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Civil Protection Prevention and Preparedness project: prepared for oil spills

Civil Protection Prevention and Preparedness project: prepared for oil spills

08/07/2014

Oil spills are an ever constant threat in EU waters but how can we react if a spill occurs?

This EU Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection (ECHO) financed preparedness project, "URready4OS", is working towards training a multi vehicle fleet of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and Unmanned Surface Vehicles to collaborate in tracking underwater oil spills.