The water management and infrastructure sector incorporates a wide variety of responsibilities, public interests and all kinds of stakeholders. Road, rail and waterway transport; engineering works, disaster management, economic stimulation, etc. are only a few of the challenging tasks within the sector.
Innovative remote sensing and data processing systems can provide efficient and cost effective solutions for many of the responsibilities such as: calamity response, inspection of existing infrastructure, construction follow up of new infrastructure, monitoring of the environment and communication on the wide spectrum of activities.
The ICAReS project will create and strengthen cross border networks and stimulate supply and demand, technological innovation and harmonised legislation.