Blog of news and innovation projects
How to detect driver fatigue early using technology
One of Sacyr's main activity focuses is on occupational safety. Hence, the attractiveness of Simbiosys, a project jointly developed by Sacyr and a research group from the Integrated Systems Lab from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (LSI-B105) and B105 Electronic Systems Labs, from the Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros en Telecomunicación, which was financed by the Centro para el Desarrollo Tecnológico e Industrial (CDTI).
The controversial dream of expanding New York with floating islands
In the face of rising sea levels and a shortage of housing, making the oceans habitable is an enticing goal. Various projects aspire to enlarge the city of Manhattan into the sea with artificial, self-sufficient floating islands.
We recycle plastic and tires to obtain sustainable materials
SusChemPol project will generate more sustainable chemical recycling strategies to obtain value-added molecules and monomers from waste.
Technology brings us closer to the care and well-being of the elderly
Sacyr Social has new projects based on home care assistance to keep an eye, check on and care for seniors
If the millions of washing machines, toasters and laptops we use every day are not recycled properly, their components can pollute the environment and interfere with the food chain. This is how electronic waste sent to Africa affects tuna or eggs from free-range chickens.