Objectives

Objectives

The main objectives of the Environmental Hydraulics Institute of Cantabria are:
  •     The transfer of knowledge, methodologies and tools for public authorities and national and international companies to improve coastal and freshwater system's management
  •     The training of researchers and specialists in the field of Environmental Hydraulics .

 

Other objectives that are to be covered by the Institute are:

  •     Serve as an interface between adminitrations and companies.
  •     Promote more active participation between business and R&D institutions.
  •     Collaborate on projects for developing countries especially in Latin America.
  •     Provide advice and services in the scope of work of the Institute.
  •     Support the creation of spin- offs from the activity generated at the Institute.
  •     Develop models, patents and know-how to increase the international competitiveness of the companies we collaborate with and the lknowledge of our policy-makers to help in the decision-making process.
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