On May 26th, 2017, the Minister for Territory and Sustainability of the Government of Catalonia, Mr. Josep Rull, has visited the headquarters of CIMNE located at the Technical University of Catalonia. The act included two parts: a visit to the premises and a presentation of the center.
From left to right: Prof. J. Dolz, Prof. J. Miquel, Mr. F. Falcó, Prof. A. Josa, Prof. E. Real, Prof. E. Fossas, Mr. J. Rull, Prof. E. Oñate, Prof. P. Díez.
The director of CIMNE, Prof. Eugenio Oñate, lead the visit and gave a talk explaining the mission and the research activities carried out by CIMNE. The Secretary General of Territory and Sustainability, Mr. Ferran Falcó, attended the visit, in which participated also the Rector of the Technical University of Catalonia, Prof. Enric Fossas; the Vice-rector of Knowledge Transfer, Prof. Esther Real; the director of the School of Civil Engineering, Prof. Pedro Díez; the director of Flumen, Prof. Josep Dolz; the Full Research Professor and member of the CIMNE Executive Council, Prof. Juan Miquel Canet; and the director of the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department of the Technical University of Catalonia and member of the CIMNE Executive Council, Prof. Alejandro Josa.
At the terrace of the B0 building, Pere-Andreu Ubach, the engineer in charge of its construction, explaining details about the building to the visitors.
Presentation of CIMNE at O.C. Zienkiewicz Conference Room. From left to right: Prof. J. Dolz, Prof. P. Díez, Mr. F. Falcó, Mr. J. Rull, Prof. E. Fossas, Prof. E. Real, Prof. J.Miquel and Prof. A. Josa.
Prof. Eugenio Oñate during his presentation