WaterBee

The WaterBee Smart Irrigation Demonstration Action is the follow-on phase from the very successful FP7-SME-007-1 WaterBee “Research for SMEs” project (222440) that ended in September 2010, & very convincingly researched, developed & proved the concept of the WaterBee Prototype to provide an unique scientific soil-moisture model that automatically adapts to each installation & crop with a distributed Web-based Wireless Sensor Networked (WSN) Smart Irrigation system to optimise Water Use Efficiency (WUE) in irrigation.
There is a pressing need & excellent commercial opportunity for such a system in Agriculture, which is the largest industry in the world & (according to the WWF), wastes 60% of the 2,500 trillion litres of water it uses each year – which is 70% of the world’s accessible water – a huge threat to the environment. A major culprit is inefficient water irrigation systems.

OFERTAS TÉCNOLOGICAS
Manejo de cultivo: Fertirrigación eficiente (teledetección)
Soil-moisture model / distributed web-based Wireless Sensor Networked Smart Irrigation system to optimise Water Use Efficiency (WUE) in irrigation
Tel. + 353 61 33 46 99
MAC ltd., Suparule House, Lonsdale Rd., National Technology Park, Limerick.