Project news

IN THE SPOTLIGHT OF LIFE REFIBRE

GENERA2020

GENERA2020

On 7th February, LIFE REFIBRE assists to GENERA2020, the International Energy and Environment Fair, which was held at the IFEMA in Madrid.There were a total of 187 exhibitors, with 61 participating countries and 41 different days distributed over the 3-day duration,...

read more
Level(s) event

Level(s) event

On January 27, a conference on Circular Economy in the building sector was attended, where the recovery of the natural dynamics by which the use of resources is rationalized was discussed, reducing them and making the most of them while at the same time minimize waste...

read more
LIFE REFIBRE in TV CyL

LIFE REFIBRE in TV CyL

On December 17, a report on LIFE REFIBRE project was issued in the news of Castilla y León Televisión, due to the organization of Workshop 1 LIFE REFIBRE - Evolution, treatment and management of waste from wind farms, where it was carried out an interview to the...

read more
Visit students University of Salamanca

Visit students University of Salamanca

Students of the Chemistry Degree of the University of Salamanca visited CARTIF facilities.During the visit, they learned about the objectives, the activities developed and the results obtained within the LIFE REFIBRE project. Dissemination to students

read more
LIFE REFIBRE new article in FUTURENVIRO

LIFE REFIBRE new article in FUTURENVIRO

FuturENVIRO digital journal has published an article about the recycling activities carried out in LIFE REFIBRE project, in its special number of waste for the month of October. The article can be read in the following link, between pages 52 to 55.

read more
LIFE REFIBRE in Innovacarretera 2019

LIFE REFIBRE in Innovacarretera 2019

On 29th, 30th and 31st of October, the V edition of INNOVACARRETERA2019 was held in Santiago de Compostela. It is the Biennial Fair of Technological Demonstration of the Road Infrastructure Sector, a working meeting of the Spanish road sector. On this time, the Fair...

read more
Event Innovation with Plastics for a Circular Economy

Event Innovation with Plastics for a Circular Economy

On September 24, the Event Innovation with Plastics for a Circular Economy held in Madrid organized by PlasticsEurope and Suschem, in order to value the innovation necessary for sectors such as packaging, mobility, 3D printing or energy move towards circularity....

read more
Conference on circular economy in the construction sector

Conference on circular economy in the construction sector

On May 23th, LIFE REFIBRE project was present at the Conference on Circular Economy in the construction sector held at the Polytechnic School of Burgos, where ICCL has made a presentation of the project showing its objectives as well as the results obtained. This is...

read more
Visit future road demonstration section

Visit future road demonstration section

This morning, all project partners have been visiting the stretch of road that will be the road demonstration section where the glass fibre obtained by mechanical recycling of the wind turbine blades will be introduced. Once it has been extended, a continuous...

read more
We keep getting fiberglass

We keep getting fiberglass

We continue with the recycling of wind turbine blades, obtaining good yields and large amounts of fiberglass separated from the wood and in optimal conditions to enter the asphaltic firm. See more photos in Image Gallery. Obtaining large size fiberObtaining large size...

read more
LIFE REFIBRE in WindEurope 2019

LIFE REFIBRE in WindEurope 2019

On 3rd April, researchers from CARTIF visited the WindEurope 2019 Conference & Exhibition. During the visit dissemination actions were developed in order to establish future collaborations with the wind energy stakeholders. Wind Europe 2019Wind Europe 2019Wind...

read more
ITE+3R Congress

ITE+3R Congress

On March 26 and 27, LIFE REFIBRE project has participated in the II edition of the ITE+3R Congress, of the Technical Inspection of Buildings for Rehabilitation, Regeneration and Urban Renewal, organized by our partner ICCL. LIFE REFIBRE had its space in a stand, in...

read more
LIFE REFIBRE in ConstruArq2019

LIFE REFIBRE in ConstruArq2019

On 12th March, our colleagues from the Institute of the Construction of Castilla y León (ICCL) exposed the Circular Economy concept in the VIII Edition of ConstruArq2019 organised by the University of Valladolid.

read more
Second monitoring meeting NEEMO-IDOM

Second monitoring meeting NEEMO-IDOM

On Febrery 7th, the second monitoring meeting of LIFE REFIBRE project was held at BLASGON facilities, in Aranda de Duero (Burgos, Spain), where is located the mechanical prototype plant. During the meeting, the project team together with the NEEMO external monitor,...

read more
Blog: Buscamos respuestas

Blog: Buscamos respuestas

LIFE REFIBRE project, through an entry in the CARTIF blog, gives visibility to the concept of Circular Economy, showing the main objective and the tasks developed within the framework of the project. In the following link you can read the complete entry.

read more
LIFE REFIBRE as an innovative offer

LIFE REFIBRE as an innovative offer

Through this publication, public stakeholders in a different organization levels (local, regional, and national) can know the advantages that LIFE REFIBRE project can offer to the road infrastructures sector. (Click to enlarge)

read more
LIFE REFIBRE in CONAMA

LIFE REFIBRE in CONAMA

Due to the celebration of the Environmental National Congress (CONAMA), hold in Madrid, LIFE REFIBRE Project has been made known to Circular Economy stakeholders.

read more
LIFE REFIBRE in FuturENVIRO

LIFE REFIBRE in FuturENVIRO

FuturENVIRO, a digital magazine specialized in waste treatment, publishs an article about the actions developed into the framework of LIFE REFIBRE project. You can read the complete article in the following link.

read more
Technical meeting

Technical meeting

On October 13, a technical meeting was held at the INCOSA facilities, Boecillo, in which we submitted the technological advances carried out in the optimization of the recycling prototype plant of the aerogenerator blades, as well as, the first results achieved in the...

read more
Characterization of asphalt pavement mixtures

Characterization of asphalt pavement mixtures

After the realization of the asphalt pavement mixtures, its characterization is proceeding. In order to know the properties that the different formulations confer to the pavement, during this task, the manufactured witnesses are subjected to various standardized...

read more
Designing asphalt paviment mixtures with fibre

Designing asphalt paviment mixtures with fibre

After the characterization of the milling samples we have started with the desing of the asphalt paviment mixtures. During this task we are designing and testing differents asphalt paviment mixtures to get the most suitable asphalt paviment mixtue which ensures the...

read more
Firtst monitoring meeting NEEMO-IDOM / EASME

Firtst monitoring meeting NEEMO-IDOM / EASME

On May 25th, the first monitoring meeting of LIFE REFIBRE project was held at ICCL facilities, in Burgos (Spain). During the meeting, the project team together with the NEEMO external monitor, Josefa Diamantopoulos, and the senior project adviser at EASME, Aurelio...

read more
LIFE REFIBRE-LIFE BRIO connection

LIFE REFIBRE-LIFE BRIO connection

On May 18th, LIFE REFIBRE and LIFE BRIO projects partners held a meeting in Madrid, in IBERDROLA facilities, in order to start working more closely together sharing knowledge and experiences. The result was a fruitful meeting to launch these actions.

read more
LIFE REFIBRE on TV

LIFE REFIBRE on TV

On March 12, TV news of Castilla y León Televisión broadcasted an interview in which CARTIF team talk about the project. You can watch the complete interview in the following link.

read more
LIFE REFIBRE in press media

LIFE REFIBRE in press media

María Isabel de Blas, manager of our partner BLASGON, describing LIFE REFIBRE in the magazine Castilla y León economic. We can read the press report on the following link.

read more
LIFE REFIBRE present in INNOVACARRETERA2017

LIFE REFIBRE present in INNOVACARRETERA2017

LIFE REFIBRE was present at the INNOVACARRETERA2017 event, the Technological Demonstration Fair of the Road Infrastructure Sector. A stand was available, in which CARTIF participated with several of its projects related to the road, among which is LIFE REFIBRE. In...

read more
Kick-off meeting of LIFE16 projects in Brussels

Kick-off meeting of LIFE16 projects in Brussels

LIFE REFIBRE project has participated in the kick-off meeting for LIFE16 projects in Brussels, Belgium, in the premises of the European Commission, Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME), Covent Garden Building. The aim of the meeting is to...

read more

Follow us