The project Sea Traffic Management receives two Global Port Forum awards
The project Sea Traffic Management that aims to create a safer, more efficient and environmentally friendly maritime sector is now starting its last year. In this final phase, the project has been awarded two Global Port Forum awards, both recognise the innovation and the research & development ...
Two CIMNE researchers receive the Baker Medal
The paper “Thermo-poro-mechanical analysis of landslides: from creeping behaviour to catastrophic failure” authored by CIMNE researchers Prof. Eduardo Alonso and Dr. Núria M. Pinyol published in Géotechnique received the Baker Medal on 6th October, 2017 awarded by...
CIMNE Nature and FWN visit the desalination plant of El Prat de Llobregat
In July, CIMNE Nature's Group and FWN teams visited the desalination plant's facilities, located at Llobregat river mouth and operated by Aigües Ter Llobregat (ATLL). The desalination plant, which started operating in summer 2009, is the biggest in Europe for drinking water production.
CIMNE at the 1st Conference of UNESCO Chairs in Natural Sciences
CIMNE has participated in the first gathering of the UNESCO’s network of Chairs and Networks in the Natural Sciences, held in Geneva (Switzerland) as a member of the Conference's Scientific Committee.
During three days, the Chairs and Networks built synergies and pool resources for the i...
SIE reduces in 4 million euros the energy consumption of the ICS
The Catalan Health Institute (ICS) has reduced its energy consumption in 4 million euros during 2016, in comparison with the previous year. This information is reflected in the Information Energy System (SIE) implemented at this institution by Inergy, a spin-off of CIMNE. This reduction is main...