EU Horizon 2020 project

A large scale EU Horizon 2020 research and innovation project contributing to the Trans-Atlantic Research Alliance and GEO.

62 Partners, 18 Countries

International integration of Atlantic ocean observing activities – further supporters / members are welcome.

Milestones

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Milestone name

Related WPs

Estimated date

Means of verification

 Reports

1

First Technical meeting of WP8 to assess status of input data to, and design of, specific application products WP8, WP1

8

Meeting report with decisions on work to be undertaken by WP8 is available on the website. Partner in charge: UNIBO View Report 

2

Shelf profiler and glider deployment coordination meeting held WP4

9

Deployment coordination and planning report created and approved. Partner in charge: NERC-NOC  

3

SOOP Information exchange available WP2

9

The information exchange post for the SOOP programmes have been established and are operational. Partner in charge: UNEXE  

4

Initial strategic mapping of requirements available WP1, WP10

10

Deliverable D1.1 available on the website.Partner in charge: IOC  

5

Operational System of Support in place WP2

18

The operational service to measure and deliver transient tracers and carbonate system data and hydrographic data from selected AtlantOS GO-SHIP cruises, and to support the ADCP measurements and data processing on all GO-SHIP cruises are in place. Partner in charge: GEOMAR  

6

EuroMapApp running WP2

18

A version of the GeoMapApp server is running at GEOMAR with first EMODnet data sets integrated. Partner in charge: GEOMAR  

7

Bio-Argo and Deep-O2float array deploys WP3

20

Real-time data have begun to be sent to the data assembly centre. Partner in charge: Euro-Argo  

8

Drifters fitted with bathythermic chains and the salinity drifter prototypes deployed WP3

20

Real-time data have begun to be sent to the data assembly centre. Partner in charge: SEASCAPE  

9

Cross cutting innovations and emerging networks road-mapping completed WP6, WP1, WP2, WP3

21

Design and planning phase for WP6 is complete: All roadmaps and plans publically available and agreed by the networks and communities with appropriate international and expert input.Partner in charge: NERC  

10

European Animal Telemetry Network joint proposals WP3

24

Proposals for funding of joint tagging activities and integration of systems submitted. Partner in charge: IMAR  

11

Shelf observing strategy workshops linked to Euro GOOS meetings held WP4

24

Workshop reports available on the website.Partner in charge: Ifremer  

12

Joint conference held WP5, WP2, WP3, WP4

24

Report on the joint conference available on the website. Partner in charge: CNRS  

13

Website based monitoring systems delivered to IOC and EuroGOOS WP9

24

Systems installed at IOC and EuroGOOS by ETT successfully tested. Partner in charge: ETT, Ifremer  

14

Start of the Targeted Operation Phase WP2 WP3 WP7 WP9

24

AtlantOS data system is ready to provide the integrated data to task 7.4 and 7.5 and to AtlantOS users. Partner in charge: Ifremer  

15

Second Technical meeting of WP8 to assess status specific applications and TOP period products held WP8

32

Meeting report with preliminary assessment of WP8 main application deliverables has taken place. Reports of the meeting are available on the website.Partner in charge: MI  

16

Guidance for system design improvement available WP1, WP2, WP3, WP6, WP9, WP10

36

 Deliverables D1.3, D1.4, D1.5 and complementary information from WP 2, 3, 6 available. Partners in charge: EuroGOOS, Ifremer  

17

Pelagic Survey Software running WP2

36

Software routines for processing the survey data stored in the ICES data base for acoustic-trawl surveys is running.Partner in charge: IMR  

18

OceanSites Biogeochemistry Network EOV in international OceanSites database integrated WP3

36

EOV data up and running on OceanSITES website. Partner in charge: NERC  

19

Full version of operational ecosystem model running WP5

36

Summary document and web-page available on the website. Partner in charge: CLS  

20

Cross cutting innovations and emerging networks plans implemented WP6, WP2, WP3, WP4, WP5

36

The first implementation phase for WP6 is complete. Appropriate standards, practices, governance structures and dissemination pathways are active and functioning. Technologies have been raised to a higher TRL and appropriate validations have been reported. Partner in charge: NERC  

21

Stakeholder engagement ‘support facility’ launched WP10

40

The durable engagement process/platform is up and running. Partner in charge: SEASCAPE