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GTK is the first operational user for Drosens drone water sampler

By |2021-02-24T12:28:21+02:00February 24, 2021|

We are a multi-disciplinary cluster focused on providing solutions in water sector Kuopio Water Cluster February 2021 GTK is the first in Finland and one of the first operators in the world to start using drone-bourne open water and pond water sampler. The sampler is the first delivered by Drosens Oy. The sampler can fetch [...]

Effects of water quality on crayfishes is studied in UEF projects

By |2020-12-21T10:19:37+02:00December 18, 2020|

The University of Eastern Finland is involved in several projects, which focus in particular on monitoring the impact of water quality on changes in crayfish populations. For example, in the Saimaa region, the relationship between water quality and the size, quantity and disease situation of crayfishes has been monitored since 2009. The possible adverse effects [...]

Kuopio Water Cluster newsletter 2020

By |2021-03-04T11:39:51+02:00December 15, 2020|

View this email in your browser | Suomenkielinen versio We are a multi-disciplinary cluster focused on providing solutions in water sector Kuopio Water Cluster newsletter December 2020 Welcome to our first newsletter! Kuopio Water Cluster - providing water expertise to support product development. We have been actively working to redeem this slogan in the busy and [...]

The final report of the DeepCleanTech project – publication

By |2020-10-30T14:49:11+02:00October 30, 2020|

The main goal of the DeepCleanTech project was to facilitate the definition of process solutions through integrated modeling expertise and experimental testing. The measures will also make it possible to identify risks and improve the effectiveness of microbiological applications. The study focused on the removal of nitrogen (ND process) and sulfate (SRB process) from mining [...]

Kuopio Water Cluster joins ECCP!

By |2020-11-24T08:49:40+02:00August 28, 2020|

In June 2020 Kuopio Water Cluster (KWC) officially joined a vast community of more than 1100 cluster organisations listed by the European Cluster Collaboration Platform (ECCP). The ECCP provides networking and information support for clusters and their members aiming to improve their performance and increase their competitiveness through trans-national and international cooperation. Kuopio Water cluster [...]

Morecovery project recovery pilot started in August

By |2020-08-27T22:29:51+03:00August 27, 2020|

In August we have started recovery pilot in Morecovery project. We are focusing on the recovery of critical raw materials from mines side streams. Project is funded by EIT Raw Materials.Follow news on Twitter:https://twitter.com/patryk_wjtowicz/status/1298538930321727489?s=21and Linkedin:Learn more about Morecovery at the official webpage

The new lysimeter measurement field will be built at Luke’s Maaninka site in Kuopio!

By |2020-08-26T22:38:42+03:00August 26, 2020|

New lysimeter measurement field will be built at Luke’s Maaninka site in Kuopio. Ecologically sustainable food production requires reliable information on its environmental impact produced in Finland. Together with ERDF funding from the Northern Savonia Regional Council, Luke is investing in Maaninga's strong water expertise, and the site's lysimeter measurement field will be completely reconstructed [...]

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