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THE CONFERENCE OF THE PARTIES TO THE UN CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE (COP25) STARTS IN MADRID.

Between 2 and 13 December Madrid brings together the 196 nations and the European Union at the Conference of the Parties (COP25).  The Conference of the Parties (COP) is the decision-making body of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. This summit seeks to advance towards the implementation of agreements that establish concrete obligations […]

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INTEGRATION OF THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY

The circular economy is a sustainable development strategy that has been proposed to address problems of environmental degradation and scarcity of resources. Its three principles are the reduction, reuse and recycling of materials. These principles propose a circular system where all materials are recycled, all energy is obtained from renewable sources, the reconstruction of ecosystems […]

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IDP ADJUDICATE THE NEW MERCABARNA FOOD UTILIZATION CENTER PROJECT

IDP adjudicate the executive and the facilities project, environmental memory redaction, health and safety study, functional improvements construction management, modernization and transformation of the Green Point and the new Mercabarna Food Rendering Center in Barcelona with a total intervention area of approximately 11,230 m2. The Green Point will become an integral Waste Collection Recovery Center. […]

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ANNUAL MONITORING MEETING OF THE EU METGROW + R&D PROJECT

On 21-23 February IDP organized the third working meeting of the METGROW+ project in Barcelona, which was attended by about 40 research technicians from different specialties. The Metgrow+ European project is framed in the program of research and development Horizon 2020 for new metallurgical systems (SC5-11E) which aims to develop new innovative metallurgical technologies to allow flexible, rentable and […]

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IDP CARRIES OUT THE CONSULTANCY FOR THE INTEGRAL MANAGEMENT OF THE URBAN SOLID WASTE IN GUAIRÁ (PARAGUAY)

IDP is awarded with the consultancy for the implementation of home solid waste management plans for five communities in the Guairá department (Paraguay), under the safe water and plumbing programme for rural and indigenous communities, promoted by the Servicio Nacional de Saneamiento Ambiental SENASA and funded jointly by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the […]

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IDP CARRIES OUT THE WORKS TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE OF THE NEW ALT EMPORDÀ WASTE TREATMENT CENTER

The UTE CTR Alt Empordà, concessionary of the construction and exploitation contract of the new Alt Empordà Waste Treatment Center has awarded the IDP Engineering Group with the works technical assistance for the construction definition of the centers executive project. The works are funded by the Catalan Waste Agency together with the Alt Empordà Council […]

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BIM TECHNOLOGY INTEGRATION IN THE “LANDFILL ENGINEERING” PROJECTS DEVELOPMENT

LANDFILL ENGINEERING The term “Landfill Engineering” refers to a part of a new scientific-technological discipline developed since the end of the twentieth century: Environmental Geotechnology. In the recent years, the progress in the development of waste treatment projects (new treatment plants or technological and process improvements) has been reflected to a lesser extent in construction, […]

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IDP RECIEVES THE ‘ESCOBAS DE PLATA 2016’ AWARDS

The IDP Engineering group has been awarded with the ESCOBAS DE PLATA 2016 award for the development of 13 rehabilitation and recovery projects in degenerated areas by solid waste in the cities ofAndahuaylas, Bagua, Huamanga, Oxapampa, Chancay, Pozuzo, San Juan Bautista, Yauyos, Abancay, Aymaraes, Huaura, Tarma & Chincha in Peru, covering a population of 880.823 inhabitants […]

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IDP TAKES PART AT THE EU R&D “METGROW+” PROJECT

IDP takes part at the European R&D METGROW+ project, in the frame of the Horizon 2020 Program, the aim of the project is to develop new innovative metallurgic technologies to allow flexible, rentable and sustainable designs for the metal valorization in low law from raw materials and secondary resources. The project, financed be the EU […]

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WORKSHOP TO START THE PROJECT TO CREATE THE OO FOR URBAN SOLID WASTE INTEGRAL MANAGEMENT IN MEXICO

Last Tuesday the Environment and Natural Resources Secretariat (SEMARNAT) in cooperation with the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB), started the workshop of the project to create the operating organisms for urban solid waste integral management. At the workshop the different presentations where focused on priority aims such as legal aspects, viability, and financial self-sufficiency, operational potential […]

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IDP COMPLETES THE STRATEGIC CONSULTANCY FOR THE INTEGRAL URBAN SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT IN MEXICO

IDP has received again the firmly trust from the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) and Mexico’s Secretary of Environment and Natural (SEMARNAT) by getting awarded with the contract to complete the strategic consultancy to advise, guide and join different municipalities in six Mexican states during the formation process of the Operating Organisms (OO’s) for the integrated […]

IDP CARRIES OUT THE NEW BIOMASS FACILITIES PROJECT OF THE BERGUEDÀ (BARCELONA)

IDP CARRIES OUT THE NEW BIOMASS FACILITIES PROJECT OF THE BERGUEDÀ (BARCELONA)

IDP carries out the executive projects and work direction drafts of the biomass thermic energy generating facilities at the Berguedà region (Barcelona).The project consists on the operative substitution of the current heating and ACS (warm sanitation waters) generation systems for different municipal equipment’s that are currently operated with fossil fuels (non renewable), by new forestry […]

IDP WILL DIRECT THE WORK FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW VESSEL AT THE MUNICIPAL CONTROLLED DEPOSIT OF ORÍS (BARCELONA)

IDP WILL DIRECT THE WORK FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW VESSEL AT THE MUNICIPAL CONTROLLED DEPOSIT OF ORÍS (BARCELONA)

The Urban Waste Management Consortium of Osona has awarded IDP with the facultative work direction for the construction of a new vessel at the municipal controlled deposit of Orís (Bracelona), which will have an approximate investment of 1.9 million US$. IDP’s integral services will include the works direction, the works materials execution direction, the time […]

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IDP SUCESSFULLY FINALIZES THE WORKS MANAGEMENT OF THE OSONA AND RIPOLLÉS WASTE TREATMENT CENTER

The Honorable Mr. Santi Vila, Territory and Sustainability Counselor of the Government of Catalonia, presided last March 18, 2015 the inauguration o of the Osona and Ripollés Waste Treatment Center where IDP has completely and successfully managed the works execution and the technical assistance for the Urban Solid Waste Consortium of Osona, the construction promoters. […]

LIDL CERTIFIES THE NEW LORQUÍ LOGISTICS CENTER FOR GREEN SUSTAINABILITY & DGNB SYSTEMS

LIDL CERTIFIES THE NEW LORQUÍ LOGISTICS CENTER FOR GREEN SUSTAINABILITY & DGNB SYSTEMS

IDP has finished the pre-certification process of the new LIDL logistics center in Lorquí (Murcia), for two of the main building sustainability certifications, the DGNB SILVER (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Nachhaltiges Bauen) pre-certification and the GBCe 3 SHEETS in GREEN (Green Building Concill Spain). To accomplish his process, IDP, together with the partners, have switched over […]

IDP OBTAINS THE ENERGY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM CERTIFICATION ISO 50001

IDP OBTAINS THE ENERGY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM CERTIFICATION ISO 50001

IDP’s headquarters in Sabadell-Barcelona, and delegations in Madrid, Florianópolis and Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, and Quito in Ecuador, obtains the quality certificates ISO 9001 and environmental management certificates ISO 14001. Once the external auditory processes has been overtaken, the German certifier TÜV Rheinland, has awarded IDP with: • the ISO 9001 certificate for Quality […]

THE IDP ENGINEERING GROUP HAS BEEN AWARDED WITH 13 PROJECTS IN PERU

THE IDP ENGINEERING GROUP HAS BEEN AWARDED WITH 13 PROJECTS IN PERU

The Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) with headquarters in Washington DC awards IDP with the consultancy services for the elaboration of 13 project profiles of public investment for the closure and recovery of deteriorate areas by solid waste in the following cities: Andahuaylas, Bagua, Huamanga, Oxapampa, Chancay, Pozuzo, San Juan Bautista, Yauyos, Abancay, Aymaraes, Huaura, Tarma […]

IDP AWARDED TO DIRECT THE LA COMA WATER NETWORK AND SANITATION WORKS

IDP AWARDED TO DIRECT THE LA COMA WATER NETWORK AND SANITATION WORKS

IDP has been awarded with the facultative direction and the safety and health coordination of the drinking water and sanitation supply networks at the residential urbanization ‘La Coma’ in the municipality of Vacarisses. In particular ‘La Coma’ has an total extension of 165.545 m2, and the performance will install 3,5 km of sanitation conducts and […]

IDP STARTS THE WORK DIRECTION OF THE CTRM GAVÀ - VILADECANS

IDP STARTS THE WORK DIRECTION OF THE CTRM GAVÀ – VILADECANS

IDP starts the work direction of the Gavà  – Viladecans Municipal Waste Treatment Center (CTRM) optimization project, which implies an 10 million dollars investment to renew the facility that processes the packaging and bulky waste from a big part of Barcelona’s metropolitan area. The new light packages treatment facility will dispose a completely new machinery and […]

IDP OBTAINS THE QUALITY AND ENVIRONMENTAL ISO CERTIFICATIONS

IDP OBTAINS THE QUALITY AND ENVIRONMENTAL ISO CERTIFICATIONS

IDP’s headquarters in Sabadell-Barcelona, and delegations in Madrid, Florianópolis and Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, and Quito in Ecuador, obtains the quality certificates ISO 9001 and environmental management certificates ISO 14001. Once the external auditory processes has been overtaken, the German certifier TÜV Rheinland, has awarded IDP with: • the ISO 9001 certificate for Quality […]

THE IDB HAS AWARDED TO IDP A STUDY TO ANALYZE THE IMPACT OF ICT IN THE RECYCLING MARKET IN LATIN AMERICA

THE IDB HAS AWARDED TO IDP A STUDY TO ANALYZE THE IMPACT OF ICT IN THE RECYCLING MARKET IN LATIN AMERICA

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) based in Washington (USA), has awarded to IDP with the international consulting services for the preparation of a study to investigate the possibilities offered by ICT in the collection and processing of information regarding recycling processes and material movements. The recycling market globalization increases the need for an international chain […]

THE IDB HAS AWARDED TO IDP THE MARKET RESEARCH OF RECYCLING WORLDWIDE

THE IDB HAS AWARDED TO IDP THE MARKET RESEARCH OF RECYCLING WORLDWIDE

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) based in Washington (USA), as part of its “Regional Studies in Solid Waste Management” has awarded to IDP the international consulting services for the preparation of the study to identify and understand the factors and barriers of recycling markets worldwide. The geographic scope of the consulting consists of three blocks, […]

IDP GETS ASSOCIATED WITH THE ENERTIC TECHNOLOGIC PLATFORM

IDP GETS ASSOCIATED WITH THE ENERTIC TECHNOLOGIC PLATFORM

IDP gests associated with ENERTIC, the reference ICT business association for the improvement of the energetic efficiency for a most competitive and sustainable economy. Nowadays, the efficient energy consumption is one of the big challenges of the global well-being society, the limitation of the natural resources offer and the increase of the demand, as a […]

IDP HAS BEEN AWARDED WITH A NEW CONTRACT IN GUYANA

IDP HAS BEEN AWARDED WITH A NEW CONTRACT IN GUYANA

IDP is trusted once again by the Ministry of the Local Government and Regional Development of Guyana and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) based in Washington, by winning the contract to oversee the international consulting of the Management Program for Solid Waste in Georgetown; In concerning to the public governance of the garbages dumps and […]