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2007

12.07.2007

Befesa has been awarded the contract for the Xerta-Sénia canal in Catalonia

Investment in this irrigation project totals 22.4 million euro

11.29.2007

Befesa Inaugurates Deba Industrial Waste Transfer Center (Guipuzcoa)

Befesa Inaugurates Deba Industrial Waste Transfer Center (Guipuzcoa).

11.22.2007

Befesa completes integration of BUS group with a name change

Befesa completes integration of BUS group with a name change.

11.16.2007

Befesa awarded the "Best of European Business" prize for its B.U.S. Group AB buyout transaction

The prizes are organized by Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, CNN channel and the IESE Business School.

11.09.2007

Befesa's 2006 annual report receives "In Accordance" classification from the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)

Befesa's 2006 annual report receives "In Accordance" classification from the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)

10.31.2007

Befesa and Qualitas integrate their aluminum waste recycling businesses

Befesa and Qualitas integrate their aluminum waste recycling businesses

08.30.2007

Befesa’s income after tax rises 101.4 percent in the first half

EBITDA increases 110.7 percent to 47.2 million euro.

07.10.2007

06.25.2007

Befesa will construct the water treatment plant El Campello in Alicante

The Invest of the project exceeds 12.7 million euro.

06.22.2007

Befesa participates at the Ciemat Technology Encounter

Befesa participates at the Ciemat Technology Encounter

06.21.2007

Befesa participates in the Business and Initiatives Forum of Vigo’s Financial Club

Befesa participates in the Business and Initiatives Forum of Vigo’s Financial Club

06.14.2007

Rafael Escuredo Rodríguez, new adviser of Befesa

Rafael Escuredo Rodríguez, new adviser of Befesa

05.29.2007

05.15.2007

Befesa’s profit after tax rises 113.8% in the first quarter

EBITDA increased by 125 percent to €26.4 million.

04.19.2007

Befesa, the international company awarded the highest number of prizes by the prestigious magazine Global Water Intelligence

Other prizewinning companies were Acciona Agua, Veolia, Aqualia, Degremont, and ERI.

04.10.2007

Carlos Leiva receives the Befesa Prize for the best doctoral thesis on environmental subjects at the University of Seville

Following the presentation of the prize, the councilor for the Environment of the Regional Government of Andalusia, Fuensanta Coves, gave the conference entitled "Climate change: a challenge beyond the merely environmental".

03.28.2007

Befesa GRI’s Cleaning Division organized a Production Analysis Colloquium in Madrid

With the aim of analyzing the year gone by and presenting novelties for 2007, Befesa GRI’s Cleaning Division organized a colloquium on January 25, in Madrid, which was attended by regional managers and Production Chiefs.

03.26.2007

Befesa – Seminar on Paper Industry Wastewater Treatment

Organized by the Spanish Paper Industry Institute (IPE).

03.20.2007

Befesa signs agreement with freight companies to intensify safety during the transfer of wastes to the Nerva and Palos de la Frontera centers

Befesa signs agreement with freight companies to intensify safety during the transfer of wastes to the Nerva and Palos de la Frontera centers.

03.19.2007

03.14.2007

Befesa receives ISO 9001:2000 certification and renewal of ISO 14001:2004

The ISO 9001 and 14001 certificates clearly demonstrate the quality of the service provided by Befesa Perú S.A., and the high degree of responsibility with which the company operates to contribute to environmental preservation.

03.13.2007

Befesa participates at Aqua’07

This year Befesa took part with a monographic session entitled "The regeneration of waste water: technologies and experiences".

02.28.2007

Befesa’s earnings after tax increased 46.4 percent to 23.6 million euro

The Operating Result is 58 million euro, a 43.7 percent increase.

02.20.2007

Befesa announces the winner of the Befesa Prize for the Best Doctoral Thesis on Environmental Themes from the University of Seville

The objective of the prize is to reward technological research work on a theme that is very closely linked to protection and recovery of the environment.

02.14.2007

02.06.2007

Children from Papa Leon XIII district receive presents from Befesa

On this occasion, some 250 children enjoyed the Christmas Show and the presents that were handed out by the Assistant Manager.

02.02.2007

Befesa presents the AENOR validated Environmental Statements for Nerva and Palos de la Frontera industrial waste centers

The declarations have been presented at a ceremony held in the HQ of the Huelva Businessmen’s Federation, which was attended by Befesa’s general manager, Santiago Ortiz, and the managers of the Nerva and Palos de la Frontera centers, Nicolas Chaves and Carmen Figal, respectively.

01.15.2007

Befesa renews the contract to manage wastes from Complutensian University of Madrid

With the renewal of this contract, Befesa consolidates its leadership in the segregation, management, transportation and disposal of these types of wastes, which it has been managing for the Complutensian University of Madrid since 1998.

01.10.2007

Befesa Plásticos - Agreement with the Union of Agricultural Co-ops of Extremadura (Unexca)

The aim is to solve the co-ops’ current problem with the removal of plastic material and consolidate the contribution to and respect for the environment, within ecoconditionality parameters and requirements, of the agricultural and livestock sectors in the region.

01.08.2007

Befesa collaborates with the University

These initiatives contribute to the training of superior experts so that they may learn about waste management and the environmental risks originating there from, and thus be capable of assessing and managing these risks and develop the required skills to face the new challenges in the environmental health sector.

01.04.2007

Befesa participates in the “Freshwater” Conference

Befesa was represented at this forum by Carlos Cosin, director general of Befesa CTA’s international division.

01.02.2007

Befesa participated in the Technical sessions organized by the University of Salamanca

On November 24, Juan Francisco Sanchez Matamoros presented a paper on the Negratin-Almanzora Pipeline at the session dedicated to practical cases at the 6th Course on the Design and Installation of Pipelines for Water Transportation.