2M partner Alert Solutions BV wins first prize in SBIR competition for dike monitoring

On April 24th 2007, Alert Solutions BV was awarded the first place in a competition designed to entice companies to submit proposals for new methods of dyke monitoring & inspection. 2M will partner with Alert Solutions to develop the sensor and packaging technologies necessary to monitor changes in the dikes. The project is called GeoBeads. The feasibility of the new concept will be investigated over the next 6 months.