The Civil and Coastal Engineering Office.
The firm founded by Eng. Elio Ciralli was born in 1987 and had its first HQ in Via Butera in Palermo. In those years, the business consultancy unsettling to work together with general contractors for construction, and in particular with a consortium engaged in the construction of the Laura dam on T. Mendola, in territory of Caltanissetta, Sicily.
The firm works with management system certified according to European standard UNI-EN ISO 9001-2008, with Board Certification Institute Istituto del Marchio di Qualità (IMQ). The CSQ certificate is 9175.IEC1, the IQNET registration number is the 34416th.
Over the decades the Firm has grown in competence and it is now an important reality at national and international level. Its current headquarter is in Palermo.
Important projects saw the collaboration with Progetti e Opere srl, that acquired Envitek™, exploiting very good synergies.
Technical Management and Office Director
The Office Director is Dr. Eng. Elio Ciralli. Elio Ciralli was born (1961) and lives mainly in Palermo, Sicily, Italy. Doctor "cum laude" in civil hydraulic engineering he is an expert in coastal engineering. Since 1988 he is a professional consultant. He was involved in several projects of infrastructures, planning and design of commercial, fishing and recreational ports mainly in the Mediterranean area. He is an expert in rehabilitation of waterfronts and is a renowed marina designer.
He has several publications on his CV about coastal engineering matters and others.
Consultant nominated by Italian Prime Minister and by Sicilian Region President , called as an expert to partecipate to 3rd Section of Higher Council of Public Works, italian MInistry of Infrastructure, among others duties, he is active in PIANC, the World Association for Waterborne Infrastructure (www.pianc.org). After other duties, he was for 8 years Chairman of the international Recreational Navigation Commission. For this reason he was president of the Commission that assigns yearly the Marina Excellence Design "Jack Nichol" Award (MEDA). He was also the director and he still is trainer of the international courses organized for the Marina Designer Training Program (MDTP).
Elio Ciralli was for 12 years President of the Italian Marine and Off-Shore Engineering Association, A.I.O.M. (www.aiom.info).
Being Liutenant Reserve Officer from the foundation he is member and Chief of the Technical Section of AGUARCOST.UCPI, the Italian Association of the Reserve Officers of the Costa Guard (www.aguarcost.it).
Mr. Ciralli is active in coordination and sustain projects for Countries in transition.