After a complex year in the economic field and very demanding in the workplace, At Elaborex we want to take stock of the path traveled. This has been our accumulated experience at the end of this cycle:
Despite the turbulence generated at the macroeconomic level by the war in Ukraine, supply transportation problems, rising energy costs and subsequent inflation, Elaborex close a great year 2022. A) Yes, We can confirm that the objectives initially set have been met in all areas.
WE KEEP GROWING
elaboratex ends 2022 increasing staff ratios, increasing by more than one 30% turnover compared to last year, and fulfilling its objective of serving, with the highest technical solvency, to his clients.
We grow regionally, reinforcing our position as a reference quality control laboratory in Extremadura, with two accredited laboratories, in Badajoz and Cáceres, as nationally, adding projects in numerous points of the national geography, and international, with the opening of our new control laboratory in Évora, Portugal.
AREAS OF ACTION
Regarding our areas of action, our geotechnical department has closed a great year, more than 200 geotechnical studies carried out both in Extremadura and in the rest of the country.
Our two laboratories accredited have completed a year in which they have carried out, among others, compression rupture tests in more than 15.000 concrete specimens. What's more, have been analyzed more than 7.500 soil samples.
Regarding studies for photovoltaic plants, our engineering department has carried out Pull Out tests to optimize the foundations of the Trackers in plant installations in Spain, Portugal and Hungary for a generation equivalent to more than 2.800 Mw/pico. What's more, technical assistance work has been carried out in the control of the assembly of the structure.
In it we want to join the boost that these grants can give to the rehabilitation and improvement of the housing stock in our towns and cities more than 35 construction, both private developers and public administrations.
The Department of Pathology and Rehabilitation also closed the year with great results, with the realization of 27 Pathology studies in buildings in Extremadura, Madrid and Galicia. We have been awarded, through public tender, to carry out the structural inspection of bridges throughout Extremadura, of which we have delivered more than 80 units.
We have monitored more than 13.500 m² of structures in different buildings in use, both public and private.
QUALITY AND PROFESSIONALISM
All areas of activity have procedures based on our integrated quality and environment system, having been exceeded during the year 2022, satisfactorily, the audits for the renewal of the accreditation of the quality and environment system. All based on ISO standards 9001 Y 14001, as well as the audit carried out by the technicians of the General Directorate of Architecture as an accredited laboratory.
What's more, our laboratories have not missed the annual appointment with the testing exercise Interlaboratories, both nationally and regionally.
We closed a great year in general terms for the company, with an eye on all the challenges that the year 2023 come across.
appreciate to our customers for the trust they place in our company and to the Elaborex team of professionals for these achievements.