I.A.CO participated in the event “Blue café” within the framework of the project “Meltemi”

I.A.CO as an external associate of the DFMR within the framework of the project “Meltemi”, participated in the event called “Blue café” which took place in Argaka on July 17th. This event was coordinated by the NGO “AKTI”. Local authorities, fishermen and other stakeholders gathered and expressed their thoughts and ideas for several actions that […]

I.A.CO is proud to announce the assignment of the Elaboration of the Strategic Environmental Impact Assessment Study (SEIA) of the Action Plan of Abandoned Mines of Cyprus

I.A.CO has signed a contract with the Geological Survey Department for the Elaboration of the Strategic Environmental Impact Assessment Study (SEIA) of the Action Plan for the Rehabilitation of the Abandoned Mines of Cyprus. The SEIA is expected to ensure a high level of environmental protection and incorporate environmental issues into the implementation of the […]

I.A.CO is proud to be partner of the Eurostars project E-Wat-Dimon

I.A.CO is proud to be partner of the Eurostars project E-Wat-Dimon. The Eurostars funded project E-Wat-Dimon was launched in July 2020, and has a duration of 35 months. Aims of the project are to design and validate DNA metabarcoding methodology for European benthic diatoms identification and to develop a DNA-based analytic test for its standard […]

Provision of services for sampling and observations in Cyprus’ natural lakes

I.A.CO is currently conducting samplings and observations in Cyprus’ lakes within the framework of a Water Development Department tender (YY 02/2020 ΠΣ) titled “Provision of services for sampling and observations in Cyprus’ natural lakes”. The objective of the project is the collection of samples regarding biotic elements (macrophytes, zooplankton, phytoplankton) and water from the monitoring […]

I.A.CO has successfully completed the Environmental Impact Assessment Study under the EIA Law No. 127(Ι)/2018, for a Mixed Commercial/ Residential Development in Skala parish in the Municipality of Larnaca

05/2020 – I.A.CO has successfully completed the Environmental Impact Assessment Study under the EIA Law No. 127(Ι)/2018, for a Mixed Commercial/ Residential Development in Skala parish in the Municipality of Larnaca. The Project was granted with the Environment Department’s Positive Formal Opinion in May 2020. The project concerns the construction and operation of two similar […]

I.A.CO has successfully completed the Hydrological and Hydraulic Study for the stormwater management of the proposed development “Outlet Village and Amusement Park” in Kokkinotrimithia

I.A.CO has successfully completed the Hydrological and Hydraulic Study for the stormwater management of the proposed development “Outlet Village and Amusement Park” in Kokkinotrimithia. The main purpose of the Project was the elaboration of a Master Plan for the stormwater drainage system in order to secure the development safety from flooding. The proposed drainage system […]

I.A.CO has successfully completed the two year project of “Sampling, sample analysis and evaluation of biological quality elements (rivers)

I.A.CO has successfully completed the two year project of “Sampling, sample analysis and evaluation of biological quality elements (rivers). Implementation of Article 8 of Directive 2000/60/EC”. During 2018, a total of 116 different sampling stations were assessed. 411 samples of BQEs where collected. During 2019, 120 sampling events took place, at 121 stations. In total […]

I.A.CO has signed a contract with the Water Development Department of Cyprus for the biological monitoring of Cyprus rivers, within the framework of the European Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC)

I.A.CO has signed a contract with the Water Development Department of Cyprus for the biological monitoring of Cyprus rivers, within the framework of the European Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC). The action scheme includes the collection and analysis of 4 biological quality elements (BQEs) during 2020 to 2022, according to the provisions of the Directive. The […]

December 2019 – IACO presented the “Master Plan of the Stormwater Drainage System of a coastal area in Geroskipou Municipality” elaborated on behalf of the Geroskipou Municipality

IACO presented the “Master Plan of the Stormwater Drainage System of a coastal area in Geroskipou Municipality” elaborated on behalf of the Geroskipou Municipality. The design was based on the Master Plan of the area and took into account the future modification of the Town Planning Zones. Measures for the protection of the stormwater receiver, […]

December 2019 – Participation in the “Microzonation study of a specific area in Famagusta district” seminar organized by Cyprus Geological Survey Department

I.A.CO, together with many other stakeholders and academic staff, participated in the “Microzonation study of a specific area in Famagusta district” seminar, organized by Cyprus Geological Survey Department. During the seminar, we had the chance to become familiar with the geology and seismicity of Cyprus, as well as the significance of microzonation studies on the […]