GIROA, S.A.U. integrated in VEOLIA INTERNATIONAL GROUP is an energy and environment management services company also dedicated to the maintenance, conservation and adaptation of buildings, design and construction of heating and cooling installations and complexes of different nature, in order to improve their comfort, performance and security in a less expensive way.

Company with more than 20 years of experience in the market, where it has been a forerunner in the Saving Share and in the Guarantee of Results, has created a new conception of job and service, based on a pragmatic approach to the demands of its clients.

In recent years, GIROA has consolidated a leading position in the market of Spain, being located in all the north area, with head quarters in San Sebastian and main offices covering all the important cities of north Spain. With a current turnover of more than 150 M€ per year, we propose as our philosophy the satisfaction of the necessities of its clients offering the possibility of blending both, design and construction of installations an INTEGRAL AND MULTITECHNICAL ENERGY EFFICIENT  MANAGEMENT.

Likewise GIROA, S.A. has a management energy department which its main objective is gaoling the client’s needs, reducing the energy demand and guarantying the energy efficiency in the time by using control and management tools.

This department, formed by Engineers and Technical engineers, will be the responsible for the key development of the project in terms of the District Heating Network.

The tasks of Giroa is the design and construction of biomass District Heating Network. Supply and management of heating and sanitary hot water to the livings in energy efficient model.

Role in the project

The main task of Giroa in the proyect is the deployement and management of biomass and gas central heating production for district heating in Vitoria Pilot.  An estimated number of 70/80 buildings will be initially connected to the District Heating network during the project. However, 113 buildings will be ready to be connected to the District Heating, and it is expected the will progressively connected beyond the end of the project.

Moreover, Giroa participates in the Integration of Thermal & Electrical Grids to HEMS (Home Energy Management System) and BEMS (Building Energy Management System).