Gallanova’s mission is to investigate and integrate the state-of-the-art knowledge and technologies available to design and implement agroforestry production processes that contribute to the development of the rural environment, in an efficient and sustainable way. Gallanova is a private consultant and services specialized in agro-forestry solutions including forestall and environmental management, biomass harvesting, processing and quality control, waste management, soil control and phytoremediation, clone selection and development and supporting our clients in introducing state-of-the-art technologies and process. Gallanova´s staff, led by Gallanova´s manager Adrian Lamas, has a broad knowledge of different agro-forestry and phytoremediation technologies Gallanova is based in Santiago de Compostela, Spain and works with clients at regional, national and international level.
We are mainly focused on the Euro-region Galicia-North of Portugal, that has particularly favourable conditions for wood plantations and biomass production. In this way Gallanova aims to improve the productivity, profitability and sustainability of the production processes associated with the rural environment, guaranteeing the satisfaction, present and future, of the needs of its customers towards the market.
We provide, among other services, technical and economic feasibility analyses, project execution and regulatory compliance support in their projects and also is involved in dissemination activities and, training courses on behalf of public authorities. The company has developed dozens of agro-forestry projects (plantations, environmental management, biomass production, etc), supporting developers throughout the initial designing and planning to the implementation processes of plantations and the commercialization of the crop. Gallanova allow for the reduction of soil contamination caused by the use of slurry as fertilizer, a problem of growing importance both in Spain and in the rest of Europe.