Projects - References
Mexico: monitoring copper mines
Increasing copper extraction efficiency by continuously monitoring the leaching heaps
Canada: sugar beets without Cercospora
A network of Adcon weather stations feeds a great disease model to keep sugar beets clear of Cercospora.
Canada: weather based crop insurance
Weather index insurance is not only for African smallholders - the Canadians love it!
Switzerland: protecting soil against compaction
How the Swiss EPA uses Adcon soil moisture stations to prevent soil compaction.
Romania: keeping a close eye on the Danube
Timely knowledge of the Danube river levels saves lives and serves the economy.
Greece: mesoscale rain gauge network in Athens
The telemetric rainfall network in Athens measures the intensity of rainfall and its duration at special critical points.
Mexico: crop insurance, decision support, yield forecast
The National Mexican Weather Station Network with more than 1200 ADCON stations for yield prediction and disease advice, frost warning
Germany: groundwater monitoring in dams
Transmission of Groundwater data at several measurement sites in the dam body of two reservoirs to one control room. Use of a mix UHF and GPRS transmission ways.
Germany: meter reading & leak detection in water pipelines
A network of 570 ADCON wireless telemetry stations to automatically read water meters in Franconia (Germany).
Canada: the art of making Ice Wine
Making good wine ain't easy - but getting ice wine right without good weather data is impossible.
Greece: water quality from the Gulf of Thermaikos
Telemetry transfer of coastal water quality via cell phone network, powered by solar panels.
Bulgaria: optimizing spray applications in crops
A GPRS based agro-met system, covering all of Bulgaria, to make better use of agro-chemicals, fertilizer and water.