Industry around Vigo’s Bay

September 7th, 2017

There we go again!

Galicia of Industry Award

August 31st, 2017

The Official College of Industrial Engineers of Galicia, in collaboration with the Association of Industrial Engineers of Galicia, has honoured us with the awarding of the Galicia Industry Award announced this year. The jury recognizes with these awards “good practices in the contribution to the Galician industrial fabric”. We are grateful to the mentioned entities for the distinction granted, while we congratulate all the people and entities that have been supporting us in our work.

Hidroelectric Power Plant

August 1st, 2017

Muíño Novo de Prieto, tamén coñecido como “Fábrica da luz” (Manuel Lara, 2017)

On an existing mill on the river Eume upstream of the town of As Pontes de García Rodríguez it was built between 1906 and 1908 a new mill, “Prieto’s New Mill”, equipped with a hydraulic turbine for the production of electricity. During the daytime, the electricity generated was consumed in the electric cereal mill that “Prieto y Compañía” owned in the town, at one kilometre of distance. At nigh time, the production of the “light factory” was provided for street lighting in As Pontes’ village.

TICCIH Spain’s Seventh Conference

July 9th, 2017

Mesa inaugural, con la representación de la Diputación de A Coruña, Xunta de Galicia, Ayuntamiento de As Pontes, TICCIH España, TICCIH, Ministerio de Cultura del Gobierno de España, y Endesa (izq. a der.)

TICCIH Spain’s Seventh Conference

Ría de Vigo’s Industrial Route

June 20th, 2017

Cultural Heritage Network

June 6th, 2017

More than sixty cultural and patrimonial entities from all Galicia opened the process for the creation of the Network for the Galician Cultural Heritage, an entity whose main objective will be to vertebrate the defence and promotion of the cultural heritage of the country under the premise that there bases on our identity. Thirty-three of them were represented at the founding meeting held at the Galician People’s Museum on the third day of the current. In the coming weeks, associations that endorse the agreements made will formally form this Network of Cultural Heritage.

Luis Tilve 2016 Prize

May 31st, 2017

The Luis Tilve Foundation honored us with the award of the Luis Tilve 2016 Prize in its section on Defense of the Environment and Common Property. We are deeply grateful for the recognition of our labour, extended gratitude to all the people and entities whose support help us to continue the work started in the summer of 2008.

Second Industrial Walk

May 24th, 2017

Félix Romaní’s Salting Plant

May 4th, 2017

Almacén de salga de Félix Romaní, ca. 1838 (Manuel Lara, 2011)

Félix Romaní’s Salting Factory in Anido (Muros)

Papers of the 2015-2016 Research Prize

April 8th, 2017

The publication that collects the works that were selected to compete for the Buxa Research Award 2015-2016 has just been put on sale. Buxa partners will receive their copy in the coming weeks