Aratos Technologies offers its services, like every year, for the protection of forest areas by using satellite data and technologies in order to detect fires at an early stage and send automatically alerts at real-time to the interested bodies.
The disaster management system, developed by the company, Aratos Disaster Control, has detected in early stage the fire which took place in the morning of the 18th of July in Argira of Achaia.
In the image below are depicted the fire points and detailed information for the fire spot.
At the first of May 2012 begins the fire season in Greece which ends at the 31st of October. During this period any kind of combustion is forbidden in forests, woodlands, grassland and farmland areas.
Aratos Technologies offers its services, like every year, for the protection of forest areas by using satellite data and technologies in order to detect fires at an early stage and send automatically alerts at real-time to the interested bodies. Aratos Technologies S.A. monitors the whole Greek terrain by using satellite data and images since 2007.
This year Aratos Technologies offers the following services – products even better, immediate and effective:
- Aratos Disaster Control, an integrated disaster management system which offers daily monitoring of the area of interest in a 24 –hours base using satellite technologies and alerts via SMS or e-mail notifications in case of a fire incident. Please visit our product’s website for further information
- Free, for any fire incident occurring in Greece, Rapid Damage Assessment.
- World Fire Alarm Services, for the protection of your private or your company’s property as also as isolated hotel units and other buildings by constantly monitoring the whole world through various satellites. Please visit our product’s website for further information
Aratos Technologies participated in the meeting which was held in Athens at 18th to 20th of April for the end of the first year of the SafeCity FP7 Project. SafeCity deals with smart Public safety and security in cities. The main objective is to enhance the role of Future Internet in ensuring people feel safe in their surroundings at time that their surroundings are protected. SafeCity is the result of the elaboration of a vertical Use Case Scenario based on Public Safety in European cities. Aratos Technologies has an active part in the project trying to help to the integration of a Smart City using surveillance, ICT and automation technologies.
Aratos Technologies S.A. has developed a unique Android Application, Greece LPG Detector.
Greece LPG Detector is an Android application specially developed in order to depict the LPG stations at the user’s location.Find all LPG stations at your place! Just touch the red pin and you will see the name of the station, the address and the telephone number. Click on the message and you will find out how far away it is!
Download it from Android Market here!
Ozone Index Saves Earth, the iPhone and Android application, developed by Aratos Technologies has been upgrated in version 1.4. Ozone Index Saves Earth depicts the Ozone Concentration (in dobson units) at your place. The new version has fixed some bugs and has made significant changes in the layout. Download it now from App Store.
Aratos Technologies S.A. participated in the first progress meeting of the project NEREIDS. The meeting was held at 15th of February 2012 in Tres Cantos of Spain.
NEREIDS is a project founded under the Collaboration Scheme of EU’s 7th Framework Programme for research and technological development, aiming to support research and development on the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security (GMES), with emphasis on the Security applications.
Aratos Technologies S.A. participated in the Kick off metting of the project “Earthquake”, VET in Rapid Earthquake Damage Assessment of Buildings to Avoid the Demolishing. The meeting took place in Ankara, Turkey at 16th to 17th of January 2012. Aratos Technologies S.A. is going to be a very active partner due to its experience in natural disasters and emergencies.
Aratos Technologies S.A. participated in the Regional Brokerage Event which was held in Astana, Kazakstan at 26th of October 2011 under the framework of the SEOCA FP7 project.
Aratos Technologies S.A. took an active part to the event with presentations and lectures. For more details about the SEOCA project and our part in the project you can visit the project’s website.