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17/05/2013 - Martech comes to its fifth edition next October provided by the Vicorob group, with the colaboration of SARTI. After three editions at its home venue (Vilanova I la Geltrú) SARTI wanted the congress to do some roaming, so last year's edition was held at Cádiz, and this year it will be celebrated at the city of Girona .
17/05/2013 - On 18 and 19 of July, organized by SARTI, it will be held in Barcelona the International Electrical Measurements Congress, IMEKO TC4. The organizers have prepared for the same week, linked to the Congress, a training program in Vilanova I la Geltru called Summer School for twenty students from Spain and abroad.
22/10/2012 - A new online camera has been installed at the OBSEA oceanographic buoy. It is equipped with a fisheye lens that makes possible to watch the Vilanova i la Geltrú coast live, from a point at 4km offshore
20/06/2011 - The group is a new associate member of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC).
OBSEA is a cabled seafloor observatory located 4 km off the Vilanova i la Geltru coast in a fishing protected area. It is connected to the coast by an energy and communications mixed cable.
The main advantages of having a cabled observatory are that it provides an uninterrupted power supply to the scientific instruments and offers a high bandwidth communication link. This way, real time data is available and problems encountered in battery powered systems are avoided. The proposed solution is the implementation of an optical Ethernet network that transmits data continuously to marine sensors connected to the observatory. With OBSEA, we can perform a real time observation of multiple parameters in the marine medium.