The desk officers of the ENSAT project traveled to Barcelona to have a meeting with the partners of the project. The meeting was held in CETaqua headquarters, in Cornellà (Barcelona), very close of the experimental site in Sant Vicenç dels Horts.
The meeting consisted of the update of the project after two years of execution, where the some results were explained. Moreover there was a financial review of the incurred costs and the foreseen budget for the end of the project. The administrative and financial team of all the beneficiaries clarified some doubts and questions.
The technical session included the explanation of the activities carried out in each action. Speakers from CSIC-IDAEA, ACA and AMB participated in the session with brief presentations of the work done and the results achieved.
The last part of the meeting was a field trip to the aquifer recharge system. The infiltration pond was in operation, and the visitors could see different devices of groundwater monitoring. Sample of the materials that constitute the reactive layer were showed, to have a better understanding of the properties of these components.
Few days later of this visit, the official communication of the acceptation of the requested prolongation was notified. The project will end in September 2012.