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2016

1st BIM PORTUGUESE CONGRESS

2016 . CENOR will participate in the first edition of the Building Information Modelling Portuguese Congress (PTBIM), which will take place on 24th and 25th November, at the Engineering…

BIM INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE (4th EDITION)

2016 . The 4th edition of the BIM International Conference (BIC) took place on 13th and 14th October in Lisbon, bringing together international and national professionals from the architecture,…

18th COBRAMSEG/SBMR

2016 . The 18th edition of COBRAMSEG/SBMR took place on Belo Horizonte, Brazil, from 19th to 22nd October, comprising four major events: • XVIII Brazilian Conference on Soil Mechanics…

5th Portuguese-Spanish Conferences on Geotechnics | 10th Spanish Symposium on Geotechnical Engineering

2016 . The 10th Spanish Symposium on Geotechnical Engineering and the 5th Portuguese-Spanish Conferences on Geotechnics took place at La Coruña, between october 19th and 21st. This encounter reunited…

10th ICOLD EUROPEAN CLUB SYMPOSIUM

2016 . Mr. Gonçalo Tavares, Specialist Engineer on Dams and Earthworks of TPF PLANEGE CENOR’s Geology and Geotechnics’ Department, will participate, as an author, on the 10th ICOLD EUROPEAN…

3-LEVEL BIG ISTAMBUL TUNNEL

2016 . CENOR, in consortium with Euroestudios, Amberg and Ferconsult, was included in the short-list of six companies that were selected to submit a proposal for the tender…

CENOR News

1st BIM PORTUGUESE CONGRESS
NOVEMBER 2016
BIM INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE (4th EDITION)
OCTOBER 2016
18th COBRAMSEG/SBMR
OCTOBER 2016
5th PORTUGUESE-SPANISH CONFERENCES ON GEOTECHNICS | 10th SPANISH SYMPOSIUM ON GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING
OCTOBER 2016
10th ICOLD EUROPEAN CLUB SYMPOSIUM
OCTOBER 2016
3-LEVEL BIG ISTAMBUL TUNNEL  SELECTION FOR PROPOSAL
APRIL 2016

 

2016

2015

CILA CONGRESS 2015

2015 . The Engineer João Correia, pavement expert of the Transportation Infrastructures Service of CENOR, participated as an author in the CILA Congress 2015 – “XVIII Congress of…

CANTO CAGARRA DAM

2015 . The Canto Cagarra Dam, in Santo Antão, Cape Verde, designed by CENOR and NORVIA CV, has recently been successfully commissioned. First filling of the reservoir has been…

TPF PLANEGE AND CENOR BEGIN THE MERGER PROCESS

2015 . Last 15th October took place the ceremony of acquisition of majority stake of CENOR by TPF, in the presence of TPF, CENOR and TPF PLANEGE presidents,…

SECOND INTERNATIONAL DAM WORLD CONFERENCE

2015 . The second edition of the International DAM WORLD Conference took place on 21-24 April 2015, in Lisbon, at the Portuguese National Laboratory for Civil Engineering (LNEC)….

DAMS IN CAPE VERDE

2015 . CENOR, together with the local consultant NORVIA CV, has already designed six dams in Cape Verde, which are already operating or are about to. The construction…

ANHANGABAÚ VALLEY. BRAZIL

2015 . The urban renewal project of Anhangabaú Valley corresponds to the development of an integrated set of interventions, from which CENOR has been awarded with the development…

WORKSHOP ALLTRAIN

2015 . The project AllTraIn, funded by the European Union under the Prevention, Preparedness and Consequence Management of Terrorism and other Security-related Risks (CIPS program), presents the first…

DAMS OF MESTAOUA AND BOUKMOURI. ALGERIA

2015 . CENOR is developing the feasibility studies of two dams in Algeria, for the ANBT (Agence Nationale des Barrages et Transferts). The Mestaoua Dam, located in Biskra…

2014

9th EDITION OF THE SANTA BÁRBARA’S DAYS

2014 . On the 4th of December took place, in the Main Hall of the Instituto Superior Técnico, the 9th edition of the Santa Bárbara’s Days. This was…

SEMINAR IN MADRID

2014 . Between the 24th and 26th november took place in Madrid, Spain, at Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos, the Seminar on the…

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

2014 . CENOR have attended the meeting of the Engineering Consultancy Associations from Mediterranean countries, International Conference 2014. The MEG – Mediterranean Engineering Group took place on November 27th…

SEMINAR IN MOZAMBIQUE

2014 . On November 17th and 18th took place at the National Directorate of Waterin Maputo, Mozambique, the Seminar about “Dams in the Community of Portuguese speaking-Countries (CPLP)….

1st ALLTRAIN WORKSHOP

2014 . The AllTraIn Consortium (where CENOR participates) informs that the first AllTraIn Workshop (All-Hazard Guide for Transport Infrastructure) will take place in Bonn, Germany, on October 23rd,…

CERRO DA MINA RESERVOIR

2014 . After 19 months of construction works, the completion of Cerro da Mina Reservoir occurred on July 2014. During construction, CENOR was responsible for the Technical Assistance…

YAOUNDÉ-NSIMALEN HIGHWAY, CAMEROON

2014 . The Cameroon government launched, in August 2013, a public tender in order to select the company that should be responsible for the “Control and…

«TUNNELING IN PORTUGAL»

2014 . CENOR participated in the edition of the book «Tunneling in Portugal», elaborating 13 of the 72 bilingual datasheets, with information on some of the major Portuguese…

COBRAMSEG 2014

2014 . CENOR will participate on the major event of the geotechnical Brazilian community – the XVII Brazilian Congress of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (COBRAMSEG), that…

VIALITORAL CONSIGNATION. VR1

2014 . CENOR was awarded, by VIALITORAL, Concessões Rodoviárias da Madeira SA, the 1st Phase of the signaling uniformization project, which comprises the full geometrization of the layout,…

TABUA’ STREAM VALLEY

2014 . On last March 10th the President of the Regional Government of Madeira Island, Alberto João Jardim, inaugurated the Tabua ER 227 Reconstruction Project in Madeira Island….

“PME EXCELÊNCIA 2013” PRIZE

2014 . Mr. Pedro Tavares, CENOR Chairman, received last February 6th, on a public ceremony which was attended by the Portuguese Minister of Economy and by the Secretary…

CAIS / CENOR

2014 . CENOR, complying with the 8th clause of its integrated policy of Quality, Environment and Safety, «to adopt the principles of Social Responsibility, in order to contribute…

FUNAE – ENERGY FUND. REPUBLIC OF MOZAMBIQUE

2014 . CENOR, through CENORVIA MZ (one of its subsidiary companies), has concluded the Construction Supervision of the Mozambican Solar Panels Manufacturing Plant. This project comprises the construction…

A1 EMBANKMENT PLATFORMS BETWEEN 10+100 AND 11+100 KM

2014 . CENOR Geology and Geotechnics Service organized last December 13th a visit to the A1 (Northern Motorway) site, designed by CENOR between 2012 and 2013, in order…

EFCA YOUNG PROFESSIONALS COMPETITION

2014 . Mr. Gonçalo Tavares (third from right on the photo), Head of the Embankment Dams and Earthworks Division of CENOR Geology and Geotechnics’ Service, was awarded an…

2013

MADEIRA EXPRESSWAYS TUNNELS INTERNAL EMERGENCY PLANS – STAGE 3

2013 . Cenor concluded the Stage 3 of the Tunnels Internal Emergency Plans included in the Expressways Consignation in Madeira Island on a set of 15 tunnels with extensions…

ALLTRAIN PROJECT

2013 . Cenor initiated, in July 2013, an European investigation project named AllTraIn (All-Hazard Guide for Transport Infrastructure). This study’s goal is to identify all possible relevant threats…

VENEZUELAN TRANSPORTATION MINISTER VISITS BARALT TUNNEL WORKS

2013 . Venezuelan Transportation Minister, Haiman El Troudi, visited Baralt Tunnel construction site last October 31st. CENOR Consultores, SA developed all the geotechnical aspects of both the preliminary…

ACCESS ROAD TO THE VIA VERDE NEW STORE IN A5 – COSTA DO ESTORIL HIGHWAY

2013 . On October last Cenor concluded the Final Design of the new Via Verde Store, following the decision of relocating it from the Brisa headquarters in S. Domingos…

PAVEMENT STRENGTHENING AND IMPROVEMENT OF A1 NORTH HIGHWAY BETWEEN (IC 24) / FEITEIRA / CARVALHOS

2013 . On last September Cenor initiated the Pavement Strengthening and Improvement of A1 North Highway in the sub-stretch (IC 24) / Feiteira / Carvalhos Final Design,  covering the…

TRAFFIC SIGNALING AND ROAD MARKING UNIFORMIZATION OF MADEIRA AUTONOMOUS REGION EXPRESS ROAD

2013 . Cenor was the selected tenderer, by ViaExpresso da Madeira S.A., for the 1st phase of the Traffic Signaling and Road Marking Uniformization, to be executed in approximately…

CENOR – 33rd ANNIVERSARY

2013 . Last 12th November Cenor celebrated 33rd years of activity. As in the preceding years, the Board of Directors decided to celebrate this day with the employees,…

HIGHWAY TUNNEL IN SKIKDA

2013 . CENOR initiated a study last June on a tunnel crossing under Mount Setiha as part of improvements to National Highway 43 in the administrative province of Skikda…

NATIONAL DAY FOR WORK SAFETY AND PREVENTION CELEBRATED

2013 . The International Labor Organization (ILO) celebrated the World Day for Work Safety and Health on April 28 to promote the prevention of accidents and work-related illnesses throughout…

SLOPE STABILISATION TO RESTORE VENDA NOVA III DAM

2013 . Project to Stabilise Slope in Rehabilitation of Venda Nova III Dam CENOR is carrying out a Construction Project to stabilise slopes in the Salamonde reservoir as part…

CENOR COLOMBIA

2013 . CENOR opens new office in South America CENOR Consultants, S.A., has opened an office in Colombia, where it has been involved in a number of hydroelectric…

LUANDA TOWERS PROJECT, ANGOLA

2013 . CENOR is supervising the construction of Luanda Towers, a complex in Luanda, Angola, that comprises three 28-storey towers. Two of the towers will be destined for…