Kick-off meeting of the MPSS project
Published: 12 February 2021
On 4 February 2021 an online meeting prepared by Port of Gdynia Authority S.A. officially inaugurated the implementation of the project entitled "Marine port surveillance and observation system using mobile unmanned research units". The project has received funding under the POLNOR 2019 Call program with a total value of PLN 5,454,456.03 (where 85% of the funding comes from the Norwegian Mechanism and 15% from the Polish state budget).
On the basis of the grant agreement signed in February this year between PoGA S.A. and the National Centre for Research and Development, the aforementioned project became the first undertaking carried out by PoGA S.A. with the support of funds from the Norwegian Mechanism in the current perspective.
The meeting, which apart from the representatives of the Project Leader, i.e. the Port of Gdynia Authority S.A., was attended by the representatives of the Project Partners: Gdansk University of Technology, Gdynia Maritime University, Miros AS and Norwegian Institute of Water Research, inaugurated the work of all the appointed task forces established within the project. The participants got acquainted with the scope and schedule of the project, whose implementation will last from February 2021 to December 31, 2023.