Oikon is a registered trademark

26th September 2017 − Oikon has officially become the holder of a registered trademark and thus has the right to use the symbol ®. The word mark “OIKON” is registered by the State Intellectual Property Office under the number Z20120507.     Trademark is a sign (name, loto etc.) used in trade to distinguish between products … Continued

Workshops on hydrogeology

23-24 September 2017 – our employees improved their knowledge by attending two important hydrogeology workshops in Dubrovnik this weekend. Davor Korman and Igor Tošić participated in the workshop “Groundwater Remediation: From Hydrogeological Site Concepts to Applied Numeric Models” conducted by renowned Neven Kresic, PhD from AMEC Foster Wheeler, where practical knowledge of MODFLOW was used to … Continued

New university textbook on soil by Faculty of Forestry

18th September 2017 – The book “Soil – the formation, features, management” by Professor Nikola Pernar has just been published. It is a university textbook published by the Faculty of Forestry, University of Zagreb, intended primarily for forestry students, but it could be used in teaching of land related subjects by other faculties and polytechnics in … Continued

Third Regional Conference on Environmental Impact Assessment

14th September 2017, Vodice – the 3rd Regional Conference on Environmental Impact Assessment was officially opened today by the Minister of Environmental Protection and Energy, Tomislav Ćorić, PhD. The Conference is organized by the Croatian Association of Nature and Environment Professionals (HUSZPO) and OIKON is one of the main sponsors. The aim of the conference … Continued

Alen Berta received PhD in Forestry

11th September 2017 – Oikon has another doctor in the team. Alen Berta, Head of Department of Natural Resources Management, today at noon defended his doctoral thesis at Faculty of Forestry, University of Zagreb. Alen’s PhD thesis was entitled: Evaluation of forest biomass using LIDAR technology in degraded forest stands of hilly and lowland vegetation belt of … Continued

Oikon official partner of Global Soil Partnership

11th September 2017 – Oikon Ltd. has become an official partner of FAO’s Global Soil Partnership whose one of the key objectives is to improve the governance and promote sustainable management of soils. Approximately 33% of our global soils are degraded and policy makers around the world are exploring opportunities to embrace sustainable development via … Continued

7th ESA Advanced Training Course on Land Remote Sensing

7 September 2017 – We are proud to announce that our employee Ivona Žiža was selected to take part in the 7th ESA Advanced Training Course on Land Remote Sensing which is now being held at Szent István University (SZIU), in Gödöllő, Hungary.  Ivona is there also presenting her poster entitled “CLC inventory 2012, verification and … Continued

International Summer School of Sustainable Urban Planning in Delft

4th September 2017 − Our employee Mateo Gudić participated in the International Summer School of Sustainable Urban Planning “Making the Metropolis – Exploring Interdisciplinary Approaches in Metropolitan Design Engineering” organized by Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), Delft Delta, Infrastructure & Mobility Initiative (DIMI), International Forum on Urbanism (IFOU) and the Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Metropolitan Solutions … Continued

Analysis of Croatian wildfires

19 August 2017 − We recently published maps of burnt areas on Svilaja Mountain and near Hrvace where we showed the accuracy of semi-automatic classification (light brown – 1032 ha). Our researcher Alen Berta has made a comparison of these surfaces and the fire on Dinara Mountain (light green) that started at about the same time … Continued

Oikon d.o.o.

Oikon d.o.o.