Approximately 6 months after the start of the civil works, PARCITANK commissioned the Farmitank system. These assembly works began in June 2022 with the civil works, which lasted approximately 5 weeks. The assembly of the tank structure began at the end of August and lasted for 4 weeks. The months of October and November were mainly devoted to the assembly of the cultivation levels and the installation of the different lighting, climate and irrigation equipment. During the months of December and January, the irrigation and planting rooms were assembled and equipped, and the electrical and hydraulic installation was carried out and. Finally, in February, the commissioning and start-up of the system were carried out. This commissioning marks the end of a project milestone and the start of cultivation trials.
May 09, 2023
The following publication includes the assessments made by Vicente Parra, Project manager of the project at PARCITANK, and Eva Petri, R+D+i researcher at CNTA, during the follow-up visit carried out by the project monitor.