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RESEARCHERS OF GEOBIOTEC WINS THE CHALLENGE "MANAGEMENT OF GEOTECHNICAL ASSETS"

In February 2018, the team led by Professors Paula F. da Silva and José A. Almeida of GeoBioTec and the Department of Earth Sciences of FCT-NOVA in collaboration with the company Dinamis Globe, in Lisbon, wins the Challenge "Management of Geotechnical Assets" launched by Infraestruturas de Portugal SA. // InoCrowd in 2017.

The proposal, winner of a score of others that included teams from the main Portuguese universities with engineering courses, involved a management system with inventory and monitoring of geotechnical assets using remote sensors, as well as the necessary knowledge and equipment, time frame for development, their specifications and the budget.

SPECIAL NUMBER OF MINERALS JOURNAL DEDICATED TO GEOLOGICAL MODELLING

A special number of the Minerals Journal about "Geological Modelling" is already online. Altogether, 13 papers were published until now, three of them published GeoBioTec PhD and MSc dissertations results.
Date: 26 February 2018

 
SOIL CONTAMINATION ASSESSMENT- SHORT COURSE

On January 19, 18 and 19, 2017, a short course on Soil Contamination Assessment was held at the APA (Portuguese Environment Agency). It was coordinated by Graça Brito and taught by José Almeida, Paulo Caetano, André Sanches and Marco Rocha (Principal Geologist Engineer Consultant at Brownfield Engineering, Lda).
Date: 20 January 2017