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  • 10 Octobre 2018

    New project in Malta - Malta Italy Gas Pipeline Interconnection

    VDP took part at the Kick off meeting with Government Energy and Water Agency after the awarding of the tender for Permitting Activities including Environmental Impact Studies for the Malta Italy Gas Pipeline Interconnection. VDP will work in partnership with AIS Environment and CESI.

  • 10 September 2018

    VDP exhibitor at RemTech fair in Ferrara

    VDP joined as exhibitor at RemTech fair in Ferrara from 19th to 21st September - Hall 4, stand 130 - OICE Area.

    Furthermore, on September 19th at 9.30am, VDP participated, with Mr. Ventura and Ms. Occhi as speakers, at the OICE National Conference “FOCUS on PROCUREMENT CODE AND ENVIRONMENT”. At this link the programme of the Conference in Italian.

  • 25 May 2018

    Convegno OICE sulla nuova direttiva VIA 104/2017

    Si è tenuto mercoledì 16 maggio, presso il Centro Congressi Cavour a Roma, il Convegno OICE sulla nuova direttiva VIA 104/2017, organizzato in qualità di coordinatore scientifico e Consigliere OICE con delega all’Ambiente dall’Ing. Francesco Ventura di VDP.

    Scopo dichiarato dell’incontro, moderato dal dott. Cianciullo di “la Repubblica”, è stato quello di fare un primo bilancio, a quasi un anno dall’entrata in vigore del Decreto Legislativo 104/2017 che ha recepito la nuova Direttiva VIA, delle novità e dei cambiamenti sopravvenuti nelle procedure e negli studi di impatto ambientale.

    Il convegno è stato aperto dagli interventi del Presidente dell’OICE ing. Scicolone, del Consigliere con delega per l’Ambiente ing. Ventura e dell’arch. Pieri della Direzione Generale per le Valutazioni Ambientali del Ministero dell’Ambiente e della Tutela del Territorio e del Mare.

    A seguire si sono tenute due sessioni durante le quali sono intervenute rispettivamente le stazioni appaltanti/ proponenti di opere ed alcune società di progettazione dell’OICE.

    La prima sessione ha visto i contributi dell’arch. Magarò di Anas, della dott.ssa Ercolani e dell’arch. Dajelli di Italferr, della dott.ssa Rivabene e dell’ing. Marchegiani di Terna e della dott.ssa Bunone e dell’arch. Rossi di Sogin.

    In seguito alcune società di ingegneria OICE, tra cui VDP rappresentata dall’Arch. Sonia Occhi, hanno presentato casi di studio mettendo in evidenza i punti di forza e debolezza del nuovo decreto.

    Il Convegno ha rappresentato il secondo appuntamento su tale tematica che avrà un ulteriore momento di approfondimento nell’evento che si terrà a Ferrara il 19 settembre nell’ambito di REMTECH 2018

  • 27 April 2018

    UNI EN ISO 14001:2015

    VDP has updated, among the first Engineering Companies in Italy, its certification for the Environmental Management System to the “new” international standard UNI EN ISO 14001: 2015 with KIWA-CERMET.

  • 21 March 2018

    New Awards for VDP office

    International Magazine Frame’s upcoming publication “THE OTHER OFFICE THREE” on workplace design, highlights inspirational interiors that are setting the trends in creative workplace design, features VDP engineering office. 

    In recent months, the project of VDP new headquarters has received a number of International Awards:

    Shortlisted in the Interiors Category for THE PLAN AWARDS 2017

    Silver Winner at A’DESIGN AWARDS 2017 

    Winner at IF DESIGN AWARD a world-renowned design prize. The winning project VDP office won in the interior discipline, in the Office category. Each year, Germany’s oldest independent design organization, Hannover-based IF international forum design gmbh, organizes the IF DESIGN AWARD.
    VDP office won over the 58-member jury, made up of independent experts from all over the world. The competition was intense: over 5,500 entries were submitted from 59 countries in hopes of receiving the seal of quality.

    Finalist in the Office category at the INSIDE FESTIVAL OF INTERIORS AWARDS 2016. Inside is the sister festival of the WORLD ARCHITECTURE FESTIVAL (WAF) held at the Arena Berlin, Germany on the 16th – 18th November 2016.

  • 26 February 2018

    VDP to Italian Business Mission in Albania

    VDP last 19th and 20th February VDP took part to the Italian Business Mission in Albania in Tirana, together with the OICE delegation.

    The delegation was led by the Deputy-Minister of Economic Development Ivan Scalfarotto, and was attended, among others, by the President of Confindustria Vincenzo Boccia, the Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama, the Italian Ambassador to Albania Alberto Cutillo.

    During the Mission, a number of B2B meetings have been attended with counterparts from Albania, Kossovo and Macedonia in the infrastructure and environment sectors.

  • 15 December 2017

    VDP in Tanzania

    In November 2017 VDP Srl has organized, jointly with Spea Engineering as stretegic partner, a business trip to Tanzania, with the kind support of the Italian Embassy in Dar Es Salaam, to strenghten relationships with the major National Agencies in the Transport and Infrastructure Sector. The trip has also been the occasion to reinforce ties with local Engineering Companies acting as partner in the Country.

  • 26 September 2017

    Tavola Rotonda RemTech 2017 “Riflessioni sul nuovo Decreto Legislativo 104/2017 del Ministero dell’Ambiente sulla VIA”

    L’Ing. Francesco Ventura, in qualità di Consigliere con delega per ambiente ed energie rinnovabili di OICE, ha organizzato e promosso la Tavola Rotonda “Riflessioni sul nuovo Decreto Legislativo 104/2017 del Ministero dell’Ambiente sulla VIA”. L’incontro si è tenuto lo scorso 21 settembre 2017 a Ferrara nell’ambito di RemTech 2017.

    Il Convegno, moderato da Antonio Cianciullo de “La Repubblica”, è stato introdotto dal Presidente OICE Gabriele Scicolone e da Francesco Ventura che ha introdotto le principali novità previste dal nuovo Decreto Legislativo 104/2017 sulla VIA, poi approfondite nel successivo intervento di Sonia Occhi della VDP.

    Nel Workshop si è tentato di inquadrare le numerose innovazioni portate dalla nuova Legge, alcune delle quali potrebbero incidere in maniera molto significativa sui procedimenti e sulla efficacia degli stessi ai fini della tutela ambientale. In questo contesto si sono succeduti gli interventi delle stazioni appaltanti invitate: Italferr (Antonello Martino), ANAS (Giovanni Magarò), Sogin (Elena Bunone, Alessia Rossi) e Terna (Raffaele Fiorentino).

    La seconda parte del Workshop ha proposto una serie di interventi da parte dei responsabili del settore ambientale di alcune delle società Associate OICE.

  • 19 July 2017

    VDP at EXPO 2017 ASTANA - FUTURE ENERGY

    On July 13th, VDP participated at the Italian Engineering and Architecture Day organized by Italian Trade Agency and OICE at the Italian Pavilion of EXPO 2017 in Astana - Kazakhstan.

    Mr. Ventura, acting as coordinator of Working Group OICE on Smart Cities, presented the recently published study about Smart Cities, which will soon be translated into Russian and English.

    The event also included spechees by the Italian Ambassador in Kazakhstan, the Italian Trade Agency, the Italian Ministry of the Environment and representatives of the Government and the world of Kazakhstan’s engineering industry.

    In the afternoon, B2B meetings were held between Italian companies participating in the mission and the local engineering companies with the aim to develop possible partnerships in the country.

    Here are some photos of the day and of the Expo.

  • 27 June 2017

    Eng. Ventura at G7 Transport Side Event in Cagliari

    On June 20th, Eng. Francesco Ventura took part as speaker at the G7 Transport Side Event “Nice to meet you” in Cagliari.

    The event was attended by, among others, Mayor of Cagliari Zedda, President Piglliaru of Sardinia Region, Chief of Cabinet of Minister Del Rio, General Manager of MInistry of Transport, General Manager of ENAC, Managing Director of Invitalia and Italferr.

  • 07 June 2017

    New Project in Bulgaria

    On May 30th, in Sofia, together with Bulgarian partner P-United, VDP signed the first activation under the Framework Agreement that has been awarded to the JV a few months ago by the Road Infrastructure Agency of Bulgaria.
    The Framework Agreement will provide technical assistance for the development of Environmental Impact Assessment Studies and Appropriate Assessment Studies for road projects developed by the Agency.
    Some images of the meeting with the Client.

  • 10 May 2017

    OPEN HOUSE 2017

    VDP offices have been selected as one of the sites to be opened to the public during the 6th edition of Open House event in Rome. (Link to the Event)

    On May 6th, the offices have been opened for public visits with the presence of the designer, Architect Carlo Berarducci.

    Photos of the Event

  • 08 May 2017

    IE EXPO 2017 Shanghai

    VDP took part as exhibitor at Shanghai International Fair “IE EXPO 2017 - Asian Leading Trade Fair for Environmental Technology Solution: Water, Waste, Air and Soil” from 4th to 6th May. VDP stand has joined the Italian Pavilion, co-ordinated by the Italian Ministry of the Environment and the Protection of the Territory and Sea in the framework of cooperation with the Chinese Ministry of Environment.
    During the 3-days exhibition, VDP had numerous meetings with Chinese companies and institutions in the environmental field and with representatives of Italian Trade Agency and the Italian Consulate in Shanghai.

    At this LINK some photos.

  • 23 March 2017

    OICE Conference "Smart City: a possible future"

    During the event, organized on 23rd March in Rome, the volume “Smart City: a Tool for Smart Communities ” has been presented and distributed. The volume has been developed by the specific OICE Working Group coordinated by Mr. Francesco Ventura, VDP CEO.

  • 20 January 2017

    105 Energy Efficency Best Practices made in Italy

    The Energy Efficiency improvement project for the highway company Strada dei Parchi S.p.A., developed by VDP, has been included in the book “105 Energy Efficiency best practices made in Italy”, edited by the Kyoto Club.

    The book (Edizioni Ambiente-Collana KyotoBooks) presents 105 real experiences related to energy efficiency improvements, successful in terms of quality, innovation and outputs obtained. The aim of the publication is to disseminate, support and replicate these initiatives, inspiring policy, legislation and financing at national level.

    Mr. Francesco Ventura, CEO of VDP, will participate at the national presentation of the Book, invited as OICE Board Member.
    The event will take place on 26th January 2017 from 2 to 5.30 pm at Spazio Europa, Via Quattro Novembre, 149 - 00187 Rome.

    The Program of the event is available at this link

  • 20 December 2016

    New VDP Offices


    VDP Srl opened the new headquarters in Rome in Via Federico Rosazza 38.

    The new spaces have been designed by Arch. Carlo Berarducci: the restyling has been selected as a finalist for the Office category at the Inside Festival of Interiors Awards 2016, held in Berlin from 16th to 18th November 2016.

    At the following link a Focus of the project with some photos is available. Photographer: Fernando Guerra.

    Project Focus

  • 19 December 2016

    OICE Report Foreign Activities 2016

    VDP took part at the presentation of the OICE 2016 Report about foreign activites of Engineering and Architecture companies, which took place on December 16th, 2016 at the offices of Italian Trade Agency in Rome. The Report presents analysis and trends of international activities of companies members of OICE: the data of 42 associated companies have been collected for the survey, including VDP Srl ones.

    The VDP experience is illustrated in the Report, with a project developed in the last year in Kenya: “NaMSIP Project - Environmental and Social Imapct Assessment for the rehabilitation of markets and railway stations in the Nairobi metropolitan area.”

    The OICE Report 2016 is available (in Italian) at the following link:

    OICE 2016 Report about foreign activites of Engineering and Architecture companies

  • 21 November 2016

    Green Book on the Environmental Sustainability of Hub Transport Infrastructures

    It has recenly been published the Green Book on Environmental Sustainability of Hub Transport Infrastructure (FrancoAngeli Editore), written by Francesco Ventura and Sonia Occhi of VDP Srl, together with Roberta Marini of RFI Spa and Marco Rettighieri, former DG Construction for Expo 2015 and CEO of ATAC.

  • 10 November 2016

    Green Economy Convention - Ecomondo 2016 Rimini

    Mr. Francesco Ventura participated as OICE Board Member to the Round Table of Seminar “Proposals for a new national energy strategy to 2030 after the Paris Climate Conference”. The Seminar, held on 8th November 2016, is part of the works of the Green Economy Convention, organized during the 2016 edition of Ecomondo, at Rimini Fiera. (Photo)

  • 10 Octobre 2016

    RemTech 2016

    VDP participated as exhibitor at RemTech 2016, the international exhibition on Reclamation of Contaminated Sites and the requalification of territory, that will take place at Ferrara Exhibition Center on September 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 2016.
    VDP was present in Hall 4, stand 103-106, at OICE Corner.

    During the exhibition days, VDP has also taken part at the OICE Workshop about “Environmental Sustainability of transport infrastructure“, scheduled on September 21st from 2.30pm to 5.00pm at the Conference Hall B of Fiera di Ferrara, with speeches by Mr. Francesco Ventura and Ms. Sonia Occhi

  • 15 June 2016

    First South East and Central Europe Power Conference

    On 7th and 8th June, Ms. Silvia Martorana of VDP has been invited as a speaker at the First South East and Central Europe Power Conference, organized by the International Council on Large Electric Systems (CIGRE) in the coastal town of Portoroz in Slovenia.

    The conference has been an opportunity for discussion and exchange of information between the key stakeholders in the Mediterranean energy sector.

    Ms. Martorana was part of the experts of Terna Rete Italia team that developed one of the projects selected for the event brought to the attention of the audience, in the report entitled “Modern energy infrastructures for connecting isolated EU countries in a sustainable way: the Malta-Sicily Interconnector “.

    The project of the Malta-Sicily Interconnector has also received the Award “Good Practice of the Year 2016″, promoted by the Renewable Grid Initiative, a union of European NGOs which aims to develop a transparent and environmentally friendly energy network to enable the continued growth of renewable energy and the energy transition.

  • 06 June 2016

    #italiasicura - Conference "Actions for the mitigation of hydrogeological risk"

    Mr. Francesco Ventura took part as speaker at the Conference organized by #italiasicura - “Actions for the mitigation of hydrogeological risk.” The event has been organized on 31st May 2016 at the Italian Prime Ministry Conference Room and has been attended, among others, by Mr. Mauro Grassi, director of ITALIA SICURA - Task Force against the hydrogeological Risk, Ms. Gaia Checcucci, Director Ministry of Environment, Territory and Sea and Mr. Bernardo De Bernardinis, President of ISPRA.

  • 11 April 2016

    NaMSIP Project in Kenya


    VDP Srl has been awarded, in joint venture with SGS Kenya Ltd., a major project funded by World Bank in Kenya.

    The assignment is part of NaMSIP project (Nairobi Metropolitan Services Improvement Project), developed in collaboration between Ministry of Land, Housing and Urban Development and the World Bank.

    The activities will concern ESIA studies and Strategic Environmental Assessments for the development and upgrading of several sites in the Nairobi Metropolitan Region (in particular markets, railway stations and landfills).

    During the first week of April 2016, technical kick-off meetings and site visits took place in Nairobi, with participation of experts by VDP Srl and SGS Kenya Ltd. Meetings with responsibles of NaMSIP project, World Bank representatives and Chiefs of Municipalities involved have also been organized.

  • 26 February 2016

    OICE Board gives Mr. Francesco Ventura the Mandate for the Environmental Sector

    On 24 February 2016 the Board of OICE, during the first meeting of the new Presidency of Eng. Scicolone, appointed the Executive Committee of the Association.

    In this context, Eng. Francesco Ventura of VDP, Board Member, received the Mandate to represent OICE Associaties of Environmental sector.

  • 12 February 2016

    Italian Business Mission to Iran

    VDP has participated as a member of the Italian delegation to the business mission in Tehran - Iran (8-10th February 2016).
    The mission in Teheran has been led by the Italian Minister of Infrastructure and Transport Mr. Graziano Delrio and the Italian Minister of Agricultural Food and Forestry Policies Mr. Maurizio Martina, accompanied by the President of ANAS (Italian National Road Company) Gianni Vittorio Armani, the CEO of FSI (Italian National Railway Company) Renato Mazzoncini and the President of the Trade Promotion Agency (ICE Agenzia) Riccardo Maria Monti.

    VDP met various representatives of Iranian construction and engineering companies, setting basis for future cooperation in infrastructure, environment and energy.

  • 27 January 2016

    VDP in OICE Smart Cities Working Group

    During OICE Executive Board on 16th December 2015, Francesco Ventura has been appointed Coordinator of OICE Working Group on Smart Cities.
    The Working Group counts 25 members from 19 different member companies. It is inspired by the EU guidelines concerning “Smart Cities” and has the main objective to allow the Engineering and Architecture Organizations to play an effective role in the review process of Smart Cities sector currently underway, promoting processes that can give back importance and centrality to the planning and design phases.

    Specifically, the goal is to become influential actors during the discussion of the strategies for the development and the financing of projects aimed at making Smart the national territories.

  • 10 November 2015

    VDP in the 1st OICE International Report


    VDP has attended the presentation of the 1st OICE International Report, organized on 4th November 2015 at Foreign Trade Agency Headquarters. The report presents analysis and trends of international activities of companies members of OICE.
    VDP illustrates in the report its project “Environmental monitoring of terrestrial and marine ecosystem for the power line interconnection Italy-Malta”.

    The 1st OICE International Report is available at the following link

    1st OICE International Report

  • 26 September 2015

    RemTech 2015

    VDP has taken part as exhibitor RemTech, the exhibition on Reclamation of Contaminated sites and the requlification of areas.

    The event has been organised at Fiera di Ferrara from 23rd to 25th September 2015.

    During the exhibition, VDP has also participated with a speech of Mr. Francesco Ventura at the workshop organized by OICE:

    “Environmental Sustainability and Public Works in the Italian Governmental Decree “Sblocca Italia”"

  • 20 February 2015

    VDP presentation at EBRD

    On February 18th 2015, VDP presented its skills and experiences during a meeting in London with representatives of the Technical Cooperation of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).

    The meeting has been organized to evaluate cooperation for projects in environmental and energy sector financed by the Bank. In particular, meetings were held with the Responsible of the following departments: Transport - Energy and Natural Resources - Municipal and Environmental Infrastructures - Environment and Sustainability.

  • 27 November 2014

    MEG 2014

    VDP took part at MEDITERRANEAN ENGINEERING GROUP 2014, the International Conference organized by Italian Foreign Trade Agency and OICE on 27th-28th November 2014 in Rome.
    The Conference was an important opportunity for dialogue between the engineering companies operating in the Mediterranean area. Latest developments on the issues of Infrastructure, Environment and Energy and Smart-Cities have been addressed.
    Mr. Francesco Ventura took part in the Second Working Session illustrating one of the last works of VDP in a speech entitled “Increase exchange of electrical energy between countries in a sustainable way: the challenge of the Malta-Sicily Inter-connector”.

    Programme of the Conference

  • 26 November 2014

    Workshop "The new EIA Directive, objectives and issues for implementation"

    On 26th November 2014 VDP has been invited to the workshop “The new EIA Directive, objectives and issues for implementation”, organized in Rome by the Italian Ministry for the Environment, Land and Sea.

    Mr. Francesco Ventura, CEO VDP, has took part as a speaker in the session about “Procedures for cross-border projects assessment”

  • 21 November 2014

    11th ASSTRA Conference

    On 20th and 21st November 2014, VDP participated as Sponsor at the 11th National ASSTRA Conference (Association of Italian Public Transportcompanies), held in Siena - Italy.

  • 05 November 2014

    Ecomondo 2014

    VDP participated as Exhibitor, with a stand in the OICE cluster, at Ecomondo - International meeting on the issues of reclying of materials and energy and sustainable development. The event was held in Rimini from 5th to 8th November 2014.
    VDP presented the latest projects developed in the field of impact studies and environmental monitoring, taking part in several meetings with Visitors, Customers and Companies in the sector.

  • 19 September 2014

    OICE-BBT Meeting: Brennero tunnel construction site visit

    On 19th September, at railway station of Fortezza, in Insarco Valley, Mr. Francesco Ventura has participated at OICE-BBT meeting, together with the Italian Hydrotechnical Association and the Order of Engineers of Perugia.
    During the meeting has been presented the Brennero Tunnel project that, once completed, with its total lenght of 64 km, will become the longest underground rail link in the world (completion scheduled for 2026).
    At the end of meeting, the three delegations visited the construction site of the base tunnel of Mules accessing the two galleries and the exploratory tunnel.

  • 19 September 2014

    RemTech 2014

    VDP participated as exhibitor, with a stand in OICE Cluster, at REMTECH, the exhibition on reclamation of contaminated sites and the redevelopment of areas.

    The event was held at the Exhibition Centre of Ferrara on 17th-18th-19th September 2014.

    During the Exhibition, VDP has also participated at the workshop organized by OICE: “The Emergency Reclamation during the construction of large Infrastructures”.
    Mr. Ventura and Mr. Bellingeri of VDP discussed about: “Environmental management of construction sites: integrated monitoring of potentially contaminated sites. “

  • 05 June 2014

    Conference "Engineering: Engine of Development - Opportunities and Constraints"

    VDP has sposored the conference organized by ICE (Italian Trade Agency) entitled “Engineering: Engine of Development - Opportunities and Constraints”, which has been held in Rome on 5th June 2014 at the auditorium of “Ara Pacis”.

    Main topic of the conference was the analysis of constraints that hamper the development of the infrastructure sector and the value and towing capacity of engineering and architecture for the entire construction industry in Italy and abroad.

  • 13 April 2014

    OHSAS 18001:2007 Certification

    On 12th April 2014, VDP obtained OHSAS 10811:2007 certification. OHSAS is an internationally applied British Standard for occupational health and safety management systems.

    It exists to help all kinds of organizations put in place demonstrably sound occupational health and safety performance. It is a widely recognized and popular occupational health and safety management system

  • 11 March 2014

    Workshop "Methodologies, procedural integration and case studies in environmental assessments"

    On March 2014 VDP took part at the Workshop “Methodologies, procedural integration and case studies in environmental assessments”, organized in Palermo by the Ministry for the Environment, Land and Sea

    Ms. Sonia Occhi, Project Manager at VDP, participated at the insights concerning integration / coordination and simplification of the environmental assessment processes with a Panel on ” Sectorial study - Integrated process of EIA procedures and Interated Environmental Authorisation- an integrated model at Regional level. “

  • 06 November 2013

    Ecomondo 2013

    VDP participated as Exhibitor at Ecomondo - International meeting on the issues of reclying of materials and energy and sustainable development. The event was held in Rimini from 6th to 9th November 2013.
    VDP presented the latest projects developed in the field of impact studies and environmental monitoring, taking part in several meetings with Visitors, Customers and Companies in the sector.

  • 27 March 2013

    IGI-OICE Seminar

    On 27th March, it took place at the headquarters of IGI (Institute for Large Infrastructure) a seminar on earth and rock excavation. Mr. Riccardo Di Prete, project Manager at VDP, participated as speaker

    Here  it is possible to watch the intervention.

  • 21 March 2013

    Workshop OICE Ambiente “Management of excavation soil and rocks”

    VDP took part at the workshop, organized by OICE Environment Group, analyzing the entry into force of Ministerial Decree 161/2012 regulating the management and use of excavation soil and rocks.

    The Workshop was held on 21st March in Rome. It is possible to view the intervention of Eng. Francesco Ventura and Eng. Riccardo Di Prete here.

  • 27 November 2012

    Conference Ministry of Public Works - OICE: "Plan the Future"

    The VDP has been the Official Sponsor of the conference “Plan the future”, which took place on 27th November 2012 in Rome, at the headquarters of “Confindustria”.

    The conference “Plan the future - The role of environmental engineering in the Italian system” was attended by the Minister of Environment, Corrado Clini, the Presidents of the Council of Public Works, Francesco Karrer, ANCE, Paolo Buzzetti, the Technical Committee environment of Confindustria, Edoardo Garrone, and the primary exponents of industrial world.

  • 11 Octobre 2012

    Workshop "Generation and evaluation of alternatives in the Environmental Assessment Process"

    On 11th October 2012 VDP took part at the Workshop “Generation and evaluation of alternatives in the Environmental Assessment Process”, organized in Bari by the Ministry for the Environment, Land and Sea.

    Arch. Sonia Occhi, Project Manager at VDP, participated with a contribute entitled “Sector study on evaluation of the alternatives methods in the process of Strategic Environemntal Assessment”.

  • 18 June 2012

    "La Repubblica" interviews VDP

    The National newspaper “La Repubblica”, on 18th June 2012, interviews the CEO of VDP, Mr. Francesco Ventura, about Green Economy.

    Article

  • 11 May 2012

    Workshop "What EIA for a better quality of Environmental Assessments and Analisys? Critical issues, methods, tools"

    As part of the activities under the 2007-2013 National Operational Programme “Governance and System Actions”, VDP particpated at the workshop organized in Naples on 12th May 2012 by the General Directorate for Environmental Assessments of Ministry of Environment. The title of the worshop was: “What EIA for a better quality of Environmental Assessments and Analisys? Critical issues, methods, tools. “

    Ms. Sonia Occhi, Project Manager VDP, has participated with a contribute about “The conditions for quality in the development of EIA and SEA studies”.

  • 08 May 2012

    Mo.Tech.Eco.2012

    The VDP promoted the meeting “Carbon Management” in the transport sector, held in Rome from 8th to 10th May 2012 in the context of Exhibition of Sustainable Mobility in Rome.

    On 10th May, Mr. Francesco Ventura has also participated as a speaker at the meeting on Carbon Management in the Transport Sector

  • 12 March 2012

    Platinum interviews VDP

    In March 2012, the magazine “Platinum” has published an article about Italian Green Economy , interviewing the CEO of the VDP, Mr. Francesco Ventura, on the theme of environmental protection.

    Article

  • 25 March 2011

    Institutional Meeting at Viterbo Airport

    VDP attended the institutional meeting held in Viterbo on 21st March 2011 concerning the development of new Airport of Viterbo.

    The mayor Giulio Marini, the Municipality responsible for the Airport Giovanni Bartoletti, the President of the Province Marcello Meroi and the President of the Chamber of Commerce of Viterbo Ferindo Palombella hosted the experts from various operative units.

    The meeting was attended by ENAC, Aeroporti di Roma, Italian Railway Network and by VDP, with many contributions including the speech of Arch. Sonia Occhi (VDP) concerning “Viterbo Airport: preliminary environmental evaluations”.

  • 23 March 2011

    VDP presents itself for the magazine Panorama Economy

    VDP presents itself on the weekly magazine Panorama Economy in the context of a focus on Small and Medium Enterprises.

  • 23 March 2011

    Ecopolis 2011

    VDP participated with a stand at the conference Ecopolis “Best practices and technologies for the urban environment and sustainable cities”. The Conference took place on 23-25th March 2011 at “Fiera di Roma”.

    The company has also been invited as speaker at the conference on Environmental Noise in infrastructure.

  • 11 January 2011

    Environmental Management System - Certification ISO 14001

    On 11th January 2011, VDP obtained by CERMET the Certification ISO 14001 for Environmental Management System.

    Certificate in pdf

  • 13 April 2010

    Ecopolis 2010

    VDP participated with a stand at the conference Ecopolis “Best practices and technologies for the urban environment and sustainable cities”. The conference took place on 13-14th April 2010 at “Fiera di Roma”.

  • 28 April 2008

    Infrastructures Seminar in Bulgaria

    VDP took part in the Infrastructures Seminar in Bulgaria, organized by ICE and the Italian Ministry of International Trade in Sofia on 24th April 2008. Presentation of the company in Bulgarian

  • 18 March 2008

    Conference “Bioindicators and wildlife in Alta Val di Susa”

    VDP was among the organizers of the conference which took place on 18th March 2008 at Parco del Gran Bosco di Salbertrand a Susa (TO).

    The conference (organized by SITAF in collaboration with SGS Italia SpA - VDP Srl - SEACOOP Scarl) reported the results of a research study program under the EU Interreg III A Alcotra 2000-2006 “Redevelopment and environmental enhancement of highway axle Torino - Bardonecchia A32 and Autoruoute De La Maurienne A43 - Bioindicators and wildlife “

    Program of the conference

  • 01 March 2008

    Italy for Sport

    VDP took part in the trade mission Italy for Sport, organized by ICE and the Italian Ministry of International Trade in Warsaw from 27th to 29th February 2008, in view of 2012 European Football Championship . Presentation of the company in Polish

  • 27 February 2008

    Competition award "Milano East highway: here is the covering"

    VDP in JV with ABDR Architects and Integra has been awarded the 3rd Prize of the Competition. Prizes have been delivered on 27th February 2008 by the Municipality of Cologno Monzese (MI).

    The poster of the Competition in pdf format.

  • 23 Octobre 2007

    Conference Ministry of Infrastructure - OICE: "Relaunch Public Works"

    VDP has been Official Sponsor of the Conference, which was held on 23rd October 2007 in Rome.

    The Conference “Relaunch Public Works - Develop a Big Work in Three Years conforming to the Most advanced countries” organized by OICE under the patronage of the Ministry of Infrastructure has dealt with the issues of operational efficiency and decision-making capacity for the development of modern infrastructures

  • 25 June 2007

    Conference: Design of acoustic barriers for infrastructure

    VDP was among the organizers of the conference ‘Design criteria and modalities of implementation of noise barriers for road and rail infrastructure’, which was held at the Faculty of Engineering in Rome - University of Rome “La Sapienza” 25th June 2007.

    The aim of conference was bringing together the government, the management bodies of transport infrastructure company, the University, the designers and developers of noise barriers, in order to share, develop and discuss new solutions.

  • 23 February 2007

    Magazine "Il Mondo" interviews VDP

    The magazine “Il Mondo,” a weekly publications by Rizzoli sold jointly with “Corriere della Sera”, interviewed Mr. Francesco Ventura, CEO of VDP. The interview has been published in number 8 of 23rd February 2007.

    “Il mondo”