Experience in analysis and design

Building

2007

  • Analysis of the nature and severity of structural pathology of a reinforced concrete building in Ferrol
    Nares. Construcciones e Ingeniería.
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2004

  • Identification of the wind loads around the buildings of la Ciudad de la Cultura in Santiago de Compostela
    G.O.C.
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2003

  • Consulting work on unique structures for buildings in la Ciudad de la Cultura in Santiago de Compostela
    G.O.C.
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2002

  • Revision and redesign of a reinforced concrete structure in a 19-story building in Coruña
    Construcciones FONTENLA S.A.
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • Non-linear analysis of a prefabricated concrete housing
    TEDECO
    • Geometric nonlinearity and material
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2001

  • Static and seismic analyses of a unique 33-story building
    TEDECO
    • Seismic analysis
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

Aircrafts

2010

  • Optimum design of aeronautical structural components in uncertainty and reliability theory
    Ministry of Science and Innovation
    • National or region research project
    • Structure optimization

2009

  • Architectural Topology and Structural Optimisation Studies for S19 A30X Plan B
    AIRBUS
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
    • Structure optimization

2008

  • MAAXIMUS: More affordable aircraft structure lifecycle through extended, integrated and mature numerical sizing
    7th Framework Program of the European Union
    • European research project
  • Nonlinear FEM Analysis of CFRP Rib 20 and Rib 21 of the A380 Wing
    AIRBUS
    • Geometric nonlinearity and material
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • S19 A30X: Advanced Topology and Structural Optimization Studies for New Concept Engineerization
    AIRBUS
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
    • Structure optimization
  • Preliminary Topology and Structural Optimization Studies for S19 A30X Plan B Architecture
    AIRBUS
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
    • Structure optimization

2007

  • Size optimization of section 19 of the aircraft A350
    AIRBUS
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
    • Structure optimization

2006

  • Nonlinear FEM Analysis of CFRP Rib 14 and Rib 19 of the A380 Wing
    AIRBUS
    • Geometric nonlinearity and material
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • Topological Optimization of section 19 of the aircraft A350
    AIRBUS
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
    • Structure optimization

2005

  • Nonlinear analysis of CFRP ribs A380
    AIRBUS
    • Geometric nonlinearity and material
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • Thermal robust analysis. Phase one
    AIRBUS
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2004

  • Non-linear analyses of rib 19 of the AIRBUS 380 wing
    AIRBUS
    • Geometric nonlinearity and material
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

Historical building

2002

  • Evaluation of the structural behaviour of “Basílica del Pilar” by a finite element model
    Local Government of Aragón - CAI and Cabildo Metropolitano
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • Linear and non-linear structural analyses of a factory constructed of double layered brick
    TEDECO
    • Geometric nonlinearity and material
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2000

  • Finite element model simulation of the structural behavior of the San Martin Mudejar tower in Teruel
    IBERCAJA
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

Industrial construction

2005

  • Study of an alternative to the proposed foundation in an industrial plant in Pontevedra
    SEIXO
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2004

  • Consulting work on prefabricated concrete warehouse piers warping
    Prefabricados Castelo S.A.
    • Geometric nonlinearity and material
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2001

  • Analyses of alternatives to conventional and advanced materials for 24 Kw transformer cells of UNION FENOSA
    PROINTEC
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2000

  • An interactive software for defining a collection of portal frame steel structures of optimum design
    Xunta de Galicia
    • National or region research project
    • Structure optimization

1998

  • Applications of optimization to industrial designs
    Xunta de Galicia
    • National or region research project
    • Structure optimization
  • Analyses of a 3D structure made of steel and polymethylmethacrylate
    E.F. INGENIEROS
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1997

  • A structural model of the aerogenerator tower base
    TEDECO Ingenieros
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • Design of an elevated deposit of 500m 3 of capacity and 25 m in height in Vilaboa (Pontevedra)
    CIISA
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1996

  • Aeroelastic analyses of the cooling tower of the Central thermal power station TERUEL in Andorra
    ENDESA
    • Aerodynamics and aeroelasticity
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1995

  • Follow-up structural reliability plan of the cooling tower of the thermal power station TERUEL in Andorra
    ENDESA
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1993

  • Evaluation of the structural pathologies and the reliability level of the cooling tower of the thermal power station TERUEL
    ENDESA
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

Underground work

2003

  • Alternative structural design for a subterraneous parking lot in Luis Seoane square in La Coruña
    Construcciones FONTENLA S.A
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2000

  • Analyses and dimensioning of the building foundation structure for the open swimming pool in Zona Franca de Vigo
    E.F. INGENIEROS
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1998

  • Analyses of parameter variations with a 3D finite element model of the new subway lines tunnel for Metro de Madrid
    TYPSA-PROINTEC
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1997

  • 3D linear and non-linear finite element analyses model of the tunnel for the new subway lines of Metro de Madrid
    UTE Vallecas Villa
    • Geometric nonlinearity and material
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

Dams

2003

  • Seismic analyses of a reinforced concrete structure for a dam and a footbridge in Lisbon
    BORNUGUEIRAS S.L.
    • Seismic analysis
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1999

  • Security Study of an arch dam under extreme seismic risks
    FEDER fund of the European Union
    • European research project
    • Seismic analysis

1998

  • Non-linear analyses of the Salas dam on the expansive geochemical process
    UFISA
    • Geometric nonlinearity and material
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • Seismic analyses of the Buendia dam to investigate interactions between the ground, the dam and the water reservoir
    UFISA
    • Seismic analysis
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1997

  • Non-linear structural analyses of the Belesar dam
    UFISA
    • Geometric nonlinearity and material
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • Seismic analyses of the Entrepeñas dam used to investigate interactions between the ground, the dam and the water reservoir
    UFISA
    • Seismic analysis
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1996

  • Seismic Anlysis of the Zorita dam used to investigate the interactions between the ground, the dam and the water
    UFISA
    • Seismic analysis
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1995

  • Seismic analyses of the Bolarque dam investigating the interactions between the ground, the dam and the water reservoir
    UFISA
    • Seismic analysis
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1993

  • Thermoelastic analysis of the arch dam of Belesar
    FENOSA
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

Bridges

2010

  • Aeroelastic analysis and optimization of long-span suspension and cable-stayed bridges in reliability theory
    Ministry of Science and Innovation
    • Aerodynamics and aeroelasticity
    • National or region research project
    • Structure optimization
  • Vibration and aeroelastic study of a 216-meter footbridge under wind loads
    ACCIONA Infraestructuras
    • Aerodynamics and aeroelasticity
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2008

  • Aeroelastic experimental and computational studies of a 312 m. light cable-stayed bridge in Talavera de la Reina
    SACYR
    • Aerodynamics and aeroelasticity
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • Management system of the historical tracking of the structural safety of road bridges
    Azierta Ingeniería
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • Design and visualization a unique bridge in Pontevedra
    UTE EIRIÑA-TECONSA
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • Advice on aeroelastic tests of pylon of 325 m. light cable-stayed bridge in Sur Round of Talavera
    SACYR
    • Aerodynamics and aeroelasticity
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2007

  • Parallelization of the aeroelastic response of suspension bridges in turbulent wind flow. Study in the frequency domain and time.
    Ministry of Science and Technology
    • Aerodynamics and aeroelasticity
    • National or region research project
  • Definition and conceptual development of a bridge and connecting road between La Coruña and Oleiros
    City Council of Coruña
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • CFD Study of the aerodynamic behavior of the deck of a 425 m. light cable-stayed bridge in Vancouver (Canada)
    Ferrovial-Agromán
    • Aerodynamics and aeroelasticity
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2005

  • Parallelization and optimization of the aeroelastic response of bridges supported by cables
    Xunta de Galicia
    • Aerodynamics and aeroelasticity
    • National or region research project
    • Structure optimization
  • General advice on aeroelastic issues in the suspension bridge project of 3,300 m span over the Strait of Messina
    Consortium Ponte sutto Stretto di Messina
    • Aerodynamics and aeroelasticity
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • Aeroelastic test of a deck section model of the bridge over the Strait of Messina
    FERROVIAL-AGROMÁN, S.A.
    • Aerodynamics and aeroelasticity
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • Structural analyses of a multi-span statically-indeterminate bridge of prestressed concrete box-beam deck
    UTE PORTAS (TÉCNICAS REUNIDAS-SEG)
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2004

  • Parallelization and optimization of the aeroelastic solution to cable-stayed bridges
    Ministry of Science and Techonology
    • Aerodynamics and aeroelasticity
    • National or region research project
  • Application of optimization techniques to bridge constructions
    Xunta de Galicia
    • National or region research project
    • Structure optimization
  • Primary design of a new bridge over the Vigo estuary
    CEP and APEC
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2003

  • Seismic analyses of a reinforced concrete structure for a dam and a footbridge in Lisbon
    BORNUGUEIRAS S.L.
    • Seismic analysis
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2001

  • Optimum design of super-span suspension bridges in aeroelastic problem
    Xunta de Galicia
    • Aerodynamics and aeroelasticity
    • National or region research project
    • Structure optimization
  • Consulting in design and planning of bridges
    EPTISA
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

2000

  • Consulting in design and construction of bridges
    EPTISA
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1999

  • Design of a 91 m span suspended walkway over the Lerex river in Pontevedra
    E.F. INGENIEROS
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1998

  • Structural stability study of the overpass over Avenida de la Universidad in La Coruña
    City Council of La Coruña
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company

1997

  • Design of a steel arc bridge in Lalin (Pontevedra)
    E.F. INGENIEROS
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company
  • Design of a footbridge with 75m span over the Lerez river in Pontevedra
    E.F. INGENIEROS
    • R&D project with public institution and/or company