Member Organisation

Euromarine Member Organisations

PLOCAN

Plataforma Oceánica de Canarias


General Information

Activity: Research, Other
Country: Spain
Tel.:+34 928 13 44 14
Postal address:
Carretera de Taliarte, s/n.
Gran Canaria
35200 Telde Las Palmas
Spain
Website: http://www.plocan.eu/index.php/en

The Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN) is a Research Infrastructure co-funded by the Economic and Competitiveness Ministry of the Spanish government, the Canary Islands government and by the European Regional Development Fund. PLOCAN provides support for research, technological development and innovation in the marine and maritime sectors, available to public and private users. PLOCAN offers both onshore and offshore experimental facilities and laboratories, bringing experience in large national and EU projects. PLOCAN provides an ocean observatory for the continuous and real-time monitoring in fields such as the study of global change and ocean acidification, water-column and deep-sea ecosystems, ocean biogeochemistry and geophysics. PLOCAN also exists as: a test bed for research; a base for demonstration and operation of marine technologies; a training platform; and an innovation hub.


Euromarine Membership Information

Top Level Organisation
Transitional Invited Member

Contact Persons and their EuroMarine Role

Role Period
General Assembly Representative Octavio Llinás González January 1, 2014 -
General Assembly Representative (Substitute) José Joaquín Hernández Brito January 1, 2014 -
NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS REGISTERED IN DIRECTORY: 2

Euromarine Membership History

2017
Transitional Invited Member
2016
Transitional Invited Member
2015
Transitional Invited Member
2014
Transitional Invited Member

Involvement in Euromarine Activities

Key Participant

1