What’s SAID ?
SAID (SmArt water management with Integrated Decision support systems) is a European project co-funded by the European Union under the 7th Framework Program within ENV-2013-WATER-INNO-DEMO-1, and started officially on January 1st, 2014 for 36 months (2014-2016). The project is a collaboration between four countries: Spain, Germany, Portugal and France.
The project is focused on the deployment and evaluation of a complex demonstrator, composed by several heterogeneous and innovative DSSs in the same river basin, in the south of Spain, which represents many similar basins in Europe. It is based on cutting-edge DSS technologies in three areas:
- Flood control (including the optimization of dam management)
- Water quality
- Energy management
Project reference: 619132
Total cost: 3,235,173 EUR
EU contribution: 2,179,076 EUR
Programme acronym: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Subprogramme area: ENV.2013.WATER INNO&DEMO-1
Contract type: Collaborative project (generic)
ABEINSA BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT SA and ABENGOA WATER SL, ESPAÑA