BIOAZUL is an environmental engineering and R&D intensive SME focused on wastewater treatment and reuse concepts, and renewable energy (biomass) sectors with a strong focus on R&D projects for the development and distribution of eco-innovative solutions. BIOAZUL is developing and commercialising innovative cost effective water treatment systems focusing on different reuse options. In addition, Bioazul acts as promotor of R&D&i international projects offering support and guidance in project planning process.
As engineering company, BIOAZUL has a wide experience designing complete wastewater treatment plants for municipal and industrial applications including the design of the systems, design of the control module and the control philosophy, plant construction and commissioning. BIOAZUL also provides to its industrial clients technical assistance for management and optimization of its wastewater treatment plants, improving the control systems and implementing energy saving solutions. The integration of several units into one control and monitoring device (SCADA) is other service that BIOAZUL offers to its clients. BIOAZUL services also include services of performance improving existing plants, development of control systems and integration of state-of-the-art technologies and retrofitting of obsolete installations, providing to its industrial clients technical assistance with regards of wastewater treatment and performance and energetic optimization. Besides, BIOAZUL has provided pilot plants and prototypes for several EU research and demonstration projects such as PURATREAT, ALGATEC, WACOSYS and TREAT&USE.
BIOAZUL has been partner, administrative coordinator and general coordinator of 28 EU projects within the 6FP, the 7FP and the Executive Agency for Competitiveness and Innovation. BIOAZUL has carried out technical activities related to wastewater treatment (municipal and industrial), food wastes (solid and liquid mainly coming from agro-food industry) and biomass production (for energy purposes). Due to the active role of BIOAZUL participating in international (Europe, Latin America, Africa, Former Soviet Union) and national projects, BIOAZUL has an intensive network of contacts and a good understanding of the situation with regards to current research activities in their fields of expertise.