Visit of the Basque Country University to Itsasalde Residential

Students of Civil Engineering of the University of the Basque Country, UPV / EHU, take as a practical example the work located in Santurtzi.

Final year students of the School of Mining Engineering and Public Works of the University of the Basque Country, UPV / EHU, have visited the Itsasalde Residential work composed by 111 subsidized housing units and 80 priced homes in the Biscayne town of Santurtzi, and that Viuda de Sainz is carrying out.

The initiative has come from the University, which has detected that there are not many works of this size and complexity, which can be displayed as a practical example to students who are already in the last year of their degree.

“As senior students, they have seen from a theoretical point of view aspects of foundations, structure, walls, plants, geology, stakeout … areas all contained in the work of Itsasalde, something that suits them for testing what they have learned at class, “said the professor of mechanical engineering, Marcos Uriarte, manager of the visit and that have accompanied the thirteen future engineers.

This practical example is invaluable, as students face the stage of integration into the labor market, according to the teacher stressed the University of the Basque Country, UPV / EHU.

In addition, the Itsasalde project is in a complete phase at this time because they carrying out the development of the sector and are building parallel, under masonry and facilities, the first building of 111 housing units and in the foundation phase – structure, is the second building of 80 homes priced, as sources of the company have advanced.