MEDEA supports measuring and control
processes in port areas occupied by bulk and other solid goods. Replaces traditional
manual methodologies by using aerial georeferenced images (orthophotos) with an
application providing measuring and administration tools, connecting with and
updating Port databases. Supports queries of all existing deposits by zone, ship,
good, client or date ranges, while providing visualization and edition of existing
It has been developed with the collaboration of the University of Oviedo and the Port of Avilés (Spain), who requested the technological development and established the functions and paramenters MEDEA must include.
Provides important advantages aimed at improving competitiveness:
Increases workplace safety by reducing the time Port employees spend moving in Port operation areas.
Sustancial reduction in times needed to measure areas occupied by bulk and other solid goods.
Guarantees measurement traceability, improving protection against client's complaints using a visual database of aerial images covering all dock area.
Environment monitoring; load/unload operation control and surveillance, etc