Smart Test Alpine rescue equipment & technology

Interreg V-A Italia-Österreich 2014-2020: Projekt ID ITAT3023

Project goals

Strengthen cross-border institutional cooperation between mountain rescue organisations and coordinate cross-border rescue operations

Develop common methods for the introduction of new technologies and processes

Create a pilot area to test new technologies and corresponding deployment protocols

Develop IT applications and IT support to better help people in mountain distress and to sustainably improve cooperation between mountain rescue services in border areas. This collaboration is also to be promoted beyond the duration of the project in order to test new technologies for optimising the rescue chain efficiently and cost-effectively.

Project information

Duration: January 2018 to February 2020

Project management

Austrian Mountain Rescue – Tyrol

Project partners

South Tyrolean mountain and cave rescue service
Mountain rescue service in the South Tyrolean Alpine Association
Azienda ULSS n.1 Dolomiti
IDM Südtirol – Alto Adige
Universität Klagenfurt
Eurac Research

Fördergeber: Interreg V-A Italien-Österreich 2014-2020, Europäi­scher Fonds für regionale Entwicklung (EFRE) – European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) und nationale öffentliche Beiträge