Blog of news and innovation projects
Ana Esteban Mateos, Innovation and Knowledge Manager at Sacyr Engineering and Infrastructures shares the projects that this area is working on.
Sacyr Agua leads the project Sostenibilidad, agua y agricultura en el siglo XXI (SOS Agua XXI) (‘Sustainability, water, and agriculture in the 21st century’), backed with EU funding, to research technological solutions that uphold sustainability and energy efficiency principles, and allow to develop efficient water management and treatment strategies for agriculture and green urban spaces applications.
As well as designing cranes and studying gear systems in detail, Da Vinci sketched out plans of what an ideal city would look like without sanitation or transport problems. We analyse how the influence of this Italian Renaissance genius lives on in urban planning 500 years later.
A team of MIT scientists hopes to turn virtually any surface into a noise-cancelling speaker. Details about the novel technology behind this goal have been published in the scientific journal IEEE Transactions of Industrial Electronics.