The consortium was designed to ensure not only innovative solutions but also to guarantee the future commercial exploitation of its results. End users have been included (Portos dos A├žores), as well as providers of environmental monitoring and management services (MONIPORT and David Mendes/AMBERJACK SOLUTIONS). Innovative dimensions are provided by INESC TEC (port management systems, AI, autonomous marine robotics), AIR CENTRE (strategic stakeholder engagement through a large collaboration network addressing space, ocean, climate, and data sciences) and Marco Tedesco (climate and data scientist). Business analysis is provided by IN+, an IST based institute, excelling in sustainable innovation and in merging science, technology and business into new business models.