NEWS & EVENTS

FIRESPILL Project meeting

  As part of the FIRESPILL project (Fostering Improved Reaction of Crossborder Emergency Services and Prevention Increasing Safety Level), an online meeting was held on March 30, 2021, on the work package four Enhancement of emergency service organizations'...

ATRAC returns from the mission in Lebanon

  After two weeks in Lebanon, ATRAC's Director Vedran Martinić and associate Anja Pilepić returned to Croatia. The purpose of such trip during these pandemic times was to advise the Lebanese authorities on removing marine pollution, to assess the extent of pollution,...

ATRAC called on a mission to Lebanon

  In late February, large amounts of oil slicks of unknown composition and origin were observed off the coasts of Israel and Lebanon. Two weeks later, the Lebanese government is seeking help from REMPEC, which is mobilizing ATRAC, and director Vedran Martinić and...

Training course in Split

  On January 26, 2021, ATRAC held a one-day training course "Basics of accidental oil pollution on the sea" for twelve employees of the company "Cian d.o.o.", a leading response contactor in the central and southern Adriatic. The aim of the training was to provide...

Training course “Basics of accidental marine pollution”

  On January 21-22.2021, ATRAC held a two-day training course "Accidental Marine Pollution", which is in line with the 1st level of the IMO OPRC course model. The course was attended by twelve employees responsible for field cleaning operations from the companies...

Inland spill co-operation with Srbijavode

  Although ATRAC's focus so far has been on marine pollution, inland water pollution is becoming more frequent and can have potentially very serious consequences for the health and quality of human lives and economic activity in the affected area. After the first...

“Sea 2020” – Exercise held in Zadar County

  On September 23rd and 24th 2020, ATRAC organized a two-day workshop in cooperation with the Zadar County Operational Centre, which included an exercise at sea. On the first day, we had a preparatory meeting for the exercise that was held on the next day, ATRAC...

FIRESPILL project

  As part of the program 2014 - 2020 Interreg V-A Italy - Croatia, ATRAC began work on the strategic project FIRESPILL - Fostering Improved Reaction of crossborder Emergency Services and Prevention Increasing Safety Level. The duration of the project is 33 months...

CASCADE project

  As part of the program 2014 - 2020 Interreg V-A Italy - Croatia, ATRAC began work on the strategic project CASCADE (Coastal and marine waters integrated monitoring systems for ecosystems protection and management). The duration of the project is 36 months (January...

Online Training Course

  May 27, 2020 - In the final stage of the project  “Management of Marine and Coastline Pollution for increased Safety at Sea and Ports in the line with EU maritime Law and Policy”, financed by Croatian government, ATRAC delivered a one-day online training course,...

ATRAC Open Doors 2020

  February 5th marked 5 years since the establishment of ATRAC, which we be celebrated at an Open Day event this Wednesday in ATRAC's premises in Rijeka. Open Day event is recognized as a platform for exchange of knowledge and experience between the representatives of...

“Mysterious Spill 2019” – Exercise in Zadar County

  ATRAC, along with Zadar County Operational Centre, prepared and organized the exercise "MYSTERIOUS SPILL 2019" which took place in Zadar on December 4th 2019. The exercise was aimed to testing the alert systems and incident management system in Zadar county, as well...