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Polaris Integrated SCAT Management Application (PRISM)

In an effort to improve SCAT data collection and decrease errors associated with those data Polaris is developing the Polaris Integrated SCAT Management Application (PRISM).  This application is a suite of open-source and/or affordable software which allows for SCAT data to be collected in the field using mobile devices, uploaded to a data repository, and reviewed and Read more about Polaris Integrated SCAT Management Application (PRISM)[…]

Polaris at the IOSC 2017

IOSC – 2017 Polaris scientists and emergency management experts will be at the International Oil Spill Conference (IOSC-2017).  Polaris will be presenting multiple scientific and technical papers as well as exchanging ideas and lessons learned from our projects around the world.  Come and visit us on booth# 1208.

National oil spill preparedness study for Mozambique, Nov. 20 – Dec. 2, 2016

Elliott Taylor and Ed Owens completed a two-week review and assessment of the national oil spill response program in Mozambique. The in-country assessment entailed meetings with INAMAR as the lead agency for spill response as well as supporting government ministries and departments. Site visits were made to four key ports: Maputo/Matola, Beira, Nacala, and Pemba. Read more about National oil spill preparedness study for Mozambique, Nov. 20 – Dec. 2, 2016[…]