A decisive step towards sustainability: Installation of 58 solar panels at Lafcarr. 1600 1199 Lafcarr

A decisive step towards sustainability: Installation of 58 solar panels at Lafcarr.

Contributing to the reduction of CO2 emissions and promoting energy self-consumption. Advancing our commitment to sustainability and renewable energies, we have recently successfully completed the installation of 58 solar panels, each with a capacity of 470Wp, at our facilities in Vilablareix. This initiative represents a decisive step towards reducing our carbon footprint. With this installation,…

Drill of 19 new Lafcarr sirens for the new emergency plan of the Caspe and Mequinenza dams. 814 460 Lafcarr

Drill of 19 new Lafcarr sirens for the new emergency plan of the Caspe and Mequinenza dams.

Una sala de emergencia avanzada con sistemas de comunicación y sistema de avisos a la población mediante sirenas es la principal novedad del nuevo plan de emergencia de las presas de Mequinenza, Civán y Los Moros (Caspe). Este proyecto se presentó este jueves por parte del director general de Interior y Emergencias del Gobierno de Aragón, Miguel Ángel Clavero; los técnicos del…

Civil Protection has ensured that all sirens installed by Lafcarr have sounded: 49 in Tarragona and 2 in the Ebro. 768 512 Lafcarr

Civil Protection has ensured that all sirens installed by Lafcarr have sounded: 49 in Tarragona and 2 in the Ebro.

The chemical risk drill conducted by Civil Protection this Wednesday has been a success. The Minister of the Interior, Joan Ignasi Elena, has positively assessed the drill in Tarragona and the Ebro. Meanwhile, Civil Protection has reported that, as of 11:00 a.m., “all sirens”—49 in Tarragona and 2 in the Ebro—have sounded, and that messages…

The Ministry for Ecological Transition and the Demographic Challenge has awarded the contract for the implementation of the Emergency Plan for the Guadalest Dam to Lafcarr Project & Design SL. 3264 2448 Lafcarr

The Ministry for Ecological Transition and the Demographic Challenge has awarded the contract for the implementation of the Emergency Plan for the Guadalest Dam to Lafcarr Project & Design SL.

Its implementation aims to undertake actions aimed at responding to different levels of emergency in this infrastructure. Among other things, the project includes the creation of an emergency room next to the right bank downstream of the dam. Another planned action is the installation of eight sirens to inform the entire population located within the…

Lafcarr awarded maintenance of sirens for external emergency plan in Puertollano 968 675 Lafcarr

Lafcarr awarded maintenance of sirens for external emergency plan in Puertollano

On January 2, 2023, the Local Government Board awarded Lafcarr Project & Design the maintenance contract for the population warning sirens in Puertollano in the event of chemical risk, within the framework of the External Emergency Plan agreement. The contract will last for two years and may be extendable for an additional two years. In…

Success in the chemical accident lockdown drill conducted in Tarragona 1024 555 Lafcarr

Success in the chemical accident lockdown drill conducted in Tarragona

20 Lafcarr sirens simultaneously alerted the population last Wednesday, November 2nd, in the first drill of the External Emergency Plan for the chemical sector of Tarragona (PLASEQTA), carried out by the Generalitat together with Civil Protection and with the aim of practicing real lockdown. The drill, estimated to have affected more than 65,000 people, took…

Drill successfully conducted at the Eiras dam with Lafcarr population warning sirens. 4032 3024 Lafcarr

Drill successfully conducted at the Eiras dam with Lafcarr population warning sirens.

On Friday, May 20th, a test activation of population warning sirens took place in several Galician towns, as part of the Emergency Plan of the Eiras dam, with the aim of ensuring its operability and the recognition of the sound of Lafcarr sirens. The drill took place at 11:30 in the morning, without affecting the…

Complete success in the drill conducted in Monzón with Lafcarr sirens. 700 525 Lafcarr

Complete success in the drill conducted in Monzón with Lafcarr sirens.

The test took place last Wednesday, May 11th, at 10:30 a.m. The residents of Monzón and the security forces of Aragon verified the operation of the External Emergency Plan of the Aragonese town, tested through a drill in response to a chemical accident caused by the alleged collision of a vehicle transporting toxic products. In…

Drill in Besaya to prevent and coordinate a chemical incdent with Lafcarr’s sirens 597 666 Lafcarr

Drill in Besaya to prevent and coordinate a chemical incdent with Lafcarr’s sirens

The importance of alarm sirens in the event of a chemical incident Last Thursday, March 3, a drill with Lafcarr sirens was carried out in Besaya, a region of Cantabria, to test the response and action plan in the event of a chemical incident. The main objective of this drill has been to prevent a…

En las riadas de Alemania las viejas sirenas de la guerra fría, de tecnología analógica pero omnipresentes en el territorio, han sido más fiables que internet y que los sofisticados smartphones. 1100 735 Lafcarr

En las riadas de Alemania las viejas sirenas de la guerra fría, de tecnología analógica pero omnipresentes en el territorio, han sido más fiables que internet y que los sofisticados smartphones.

Esa es una de las primeras conclusiones de las mortíferas riadas de la semana pasada en Alemania. En la era digital, los sistemas de alerta fallaron o se mostraron inefi­caces, a la hora de la verdad, para desencadenar una reacción ­inmediata y generalizada de la población. Además de la vulnerabilidad de la tecnología cuando se…