Preparations for scientific operation at the research platform in Cabo Verde about to start
Category: INDP, GEOMAR, OSCM
Shell for new Marine Scientific Basis in Cabo Verde has been completed
Category: GEOMAR, INDP, OSCM, Projects
Field work at CVOO revealed unknown biological processes in the open Atlantic. The study has recently been published in the international scientific journal Biogeosciences.
Category: Islandia, Projects
A team of German and Canadian researchers have discovered areas with extremely low levels of oxygen in the tropical North Atlantic, several hundred kilometres off the coast of West Africa. The levels measured in these ‘dead...
Category: GEOMAR, General
After nearly two years of planning and coordination work, the construction of the “Ocean Science Centre Mindelo” (OSCM), a scientific platform for marine and atmospheric research off West Africa, can finally start. The building...
Category: Projects, INDP, GEOMAR
Scientists follow hatchlings from Cape Verde with tiny acoustic transmitters
Category: Projects, GEOMAR
After a long phase of finalizing the detailed planning, the call for tenders for construction of the OSCM started on 7 February 2014. A month later, on 7 March, 13 companies interested in this project were invited to visit...