Astigal produces and markets 50.000 tons per year of dry chips

ASTIGAL produces and markets 50.000 tons per year of dry chips

ASTIGAL, from the FORESGA group, manages a Biomass Treatment Center specialized in the production of quality chips for its energy use in heat production, in Trasmiras (Orense). They have screens, recasting process and warehouses to supply splinter G-50 and G-30. This center is part of the concession contract to 25 years signed with the Diputación Provincial de Ourense "Design, construction and operation of three Biomass Treatment Centers in Ourense, one of them specialized in production of quality sliver for its energy use in production of The other two CTBs are located in A Gudiña and Arnoia, and their main function is the collection and storage of forest raw material prior to their treatment.

The Xunta de Galicia is also supporting innovation in the forest biomass sector because it seeks to value this source of thermal energy through the Integral Biomass Strata.

Fuentes: www.astigal.es y www.lavozdegalicia.es