Aqualia
, gestión integral del agua S.A. es la empresa cabecera de FCC, uno de los mayores grupos europeos de servicios ciudadanos, para la gestión del agua. aqualia ofrece al mercado todas las soluciones a las necesidades de las entidades y organismos públicos y privados, en todas las fases del ciclo integral del agua y para todos los usos: humano, agrícola o industrial. Su actividad principal la gestión de Servicios Municipales del agua.

Aqualia se ha situado en poco tiempo como una marca de referencia en el sector, posicionada como vanguardista, especializada y cohesionada, gracias a un equipo humano altamente especializado y comprometido, que busca permanentemente la mejora de la eficiencia en los procesos de producción y la optimización de los recursos.

Aqualia está presente 17 países de 4 continentes y opera cerca de 200 estaciones de tratamiento de agua potable y más de 300 depuradoras. La gestión de estas infraestructuras ofrece oportunidades de mejora técnicas y operativas, que revierten en proyectos de Investigación y Desarrollo (I+D).

Para definir la orientación de su actividad de I+D+i, aqualia mantiene un contacto permanente con los agentes de su entorno, de modo que sus esfuerzos de innovación giran en torno a las principales cuestiones definidas por las principales asociaciones nacionales e internacionales.

Web: Aqualia


LEITAT is a technological centre aiming to offer efficient services to the companies of the industrial sector by adding technology value both to products and processes. We focus our activity on Research, Development and Innovation (R&D&i) and our services are clearly aimed at the adaptation to the constant changes and needs, as well as providing the more efficient and sustainable answers to companies.

Within this commitment, one of the LEITAT’s strategies is the promotion of R&D&i in order to improve production process respecting the environment. The Environmental Unit is in charge of performing projects and managing initiatives, which promote innovative and efficient energy resources and waste management, to preserve and improve the environmental quality as well as contributing to substantial economic savings for the Spanish public and private sectors.

Besides R+D projects and activities, consultancy and training are the action lines within LEITAT performs its activities: Industrial Ecology sustainable combination of environment, technology and economy; Ecoinnovation products and processes that contribute to sustainable development (LCA and Ecodesign); Environmental Management and Labelling management tools to evaluate, report and improve their environmental performance (EMAS, SGMA ISO 14001:2004, Eco-label…); Environmental Training
Web: LEITAT Technological Center


TYPSA
es una consultoría medioambiental que pertenece a una de las principales empresas de consultoría de ingeniería en España.

Fundada en 1990, TYPSA, con más de 160 empleados, proporciona tecnología y soluciones para minimizar el impacto ambiental de obras civiles y para integrar las actividades humanas en el paisaje natural.

La búsqueda de la excelencia ambiental en la ingeniería es un requisito de referencia para las actividades del Grupo, y en este marco, TYPSA ofrece su experiencia en una amplia gama de cuestiones ambientales, tanto en España como en el extranjero.

En el área de la I+D+i, TYPSA posee una amplia carrera en proyectos innovadores relacionados, principalmente, con la optimización de recurso, reducción de impactos y predicción de riesgos (URWASTECH, RESALTTECH, ESCIER, ORCHESTA…)

Web: Typsa


AmbiCat Consulting, S.L.L.
is an SME created in 2001. AMBICAT has obtained the Qualification of I+O Company (Innovation and Occupation) by the Department of Work of Catalonia’s Generalitat.

The company has a team of collaborators with a large experience of more than 20 years in the sector of treatment and integral management of water and environment.

The technical team and collaborators include chemists, industrial and technical engineers specialized in environment, graduate in management, specialized in European enterprise management (EEM) and foreign trade, technicians of water analysis and quality controls.

As a company operating in the sector of water treatment, AMBICAT wants to cover the needs that the present supply in the sector does not cover, offering also an independent advisory service with high technical knowledge.

Particularly, AMBICAT specializes in membrane autopsy, chemical supply and reduction and optimization of resources related to water treatment, working together with the clients to manage or to collaborate in the management of the water treatment, negotiating with the suppliers of chemical products and analyzing the results of the treatments in order to optimize the results, the costs and to evaluate the effectiveness of the applied treatments.

Web: Ambicat Consulting

The Agència de Residus de Catalunya is responsible for managing the waste generated throughout Catalonia.

This does not include the management of radioactive waste, waste from prospecting, extracting, treating or storing mineral resources, waste from quarrying activities, non-hazardous agricultural waste used exclusively in agriculture, non-classified explosives, wastewater or gaseous emissions.

The main objectives of the Agència de Residus de Catalunya are: the minimization of the quantity of waste generated and its hazardousness, the promotion of selective collection, waste recovery, final waste disposal and the recovery of areas and land that have been deteriorated or polluted by uncontrolled dumping.

Web: Agència de Residus de Catalunya ( ARC )