PLOTO project kicked off!

On 28-29 September, the PLOTO project organised its kick-off meeting in Athens.

After an introduction of the project and its mission by Claudia Ciuca, the representative of the EU Commission agency CINEA, the Consortium members presented the activities of each working group, with the respective GANNT charts and timelines.

KER10: PLOTO Integrated Platform for Inland Waterways Resilience

KER10: PLOTO Integrated Platform for Inland Waterways Resilience

The main outcome of the PLOTO project will be the integrated PLOTO platform. All tools, services and solutions (be it existing or emerging) that are considered in the context of PLOTO, will be leveraged in order to develop an integrated planning platform that can be...

KER 9 – Fore-Now/Casting Weather Predictions tool 

KER 9 – Fore-Now/Casting Weather Predictions tool 

It is a common practice among scientists to employ ground-based monitoring in order to gain information regarding meteorological and climate aspects and the related exposure risks, as this is expected to provide the best estimates. This approach may be suitable when a...

KER 8 – Coupled Multi-nested Local Scale Modelling

KER 8 – Coupled Multi-nested Local Scale Modelling

The diverse risk assessment framework, developed in PLOTO to support Inland WaterWay (IWW) operations, will exhibit the ability to quantify weather-related hazards among others. As weather-related hazards can manifest either through long-term exposure to unfavourable...