Acciona Infraestructuras S.A (ACCIONA)

Acciona Infrastructures is a leading European construction company developing and managing buildings and civil infrastructures under the sustainability principles. Development and construction of sustainable buildings is within the core strategy of Acciona. Its activities can cover from their design and construction to their operation, maintenance, refurbishment and recycling. It has an international presence in more than 30 countries and its total turnover in 2010 was about 3.6 billion €, employing 14000 people. It has its own R&D Technological Centre of
Madrid, composed by a multidisciplinary team of about 160 high qualified researches, fully dedicated to R&D activities. Its main research lines are Energy Efficiency, Nanotechnologies for new construction materials, Products and systems and Environment Technologies. It has laboratories of nanotechnology and advanced materials, industrialization, RES integration in buildings, ICT, chemistry analysis, augmented reality and workshops for prototyping constructioncomponents.
Acciona Infrastructures plays an active role in the ECTP being part of the High Level Group and of its Executive Committee.
An it´s the representative of ECTP in NanoFutures. It chairs the Energy Efficient Building Association (E2B A) and it is a member of the Adhoc Advisory Group to the European Commission on the PPP on Energy Efficient Buildings. In addition, it chairs and advisory group to DG INFSO on Energy Efficient Buildings.
Acciona R&D technological centre has full equipped laboratory on nanomaterials for construction components built with a high commitment of the risk management department of Acciona, collaboration in the development of internal procedures and risk assessment on specific technologies related to nanomaterials. Acciona is member of the AEN/GET15, standardization committee on nanotechnologies of AENOR, the national standardization agency that represents the national interest in ISO and other standardization bodies.