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Environmental permitting

SELC has carried out numerous studies of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Appropriate Assessment (AA), Feasibility Study (FS) of works and interventions.
  • Environmental Preliminary Study for transplanting seagrasses in the bottom waters surrounding the Island of Certosa (Venice) – 2011 – Thetis S.p.A.
  • Mitigation Action – Environmental mitigation of urban planning of production activities in Valli di Chioggia-Venice), according to L.R. 11/2004 (art. 19) – 2011 – STUDIO TECNICO VDV.
  • Environmental Compatibility Report concerning the increase of the maximum quantities of a system for the retention of fly ash in Porto Marghera (VE) – 2011 – Centro Intermodale Adriatico.
  • Preliminary Environmental Study for submitting an application of an EIA test for the partial amendment of an existing system for the retention of fly ash in Porto Marghera (VE) – 2011 – Centro Intermodale Adriatico.
  • EIA – Port. Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Assessment (AA) of the new port along Po di Levante at Ca’ Cappello in Porto Viro municipality (RO) – 2011- Technital S.p.A.
  • Project proposal for the rehabilitation of the peninsula in the channel Lombardo, Chioggia (VE) – 2010 – STUDIO TECNICO VDV – 2010.
  • EIA – Habitat restoration. Environmental impact Assessment (EIA) of the requalification project “Vallone Moranzani” – 2008/2009 – Thetis S.p.A.
  • F.S. – Feasibility study and preliminary design for environmental improvement and landscape restoration of the territory in Fratta di Fossalta di Portogruaro (VE) – 2008 – Municipality of Fossalta di Portogruaro.
  • Mitigation Action – Mitigation action plan related to the impact on bird community and vegetation cover caused to cleaning habitat actions along the coast of Pellestrina (VE) – 2007 – Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova.
  • E.I.A. – Cogeneration power. Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of a new cogeneration power plant in Porto Marghera (VE) – 2007 – Thetis S.p.A.
  • AA – work site. Preliminary Appropriate Assessment of a work site in Alberoni area (inlets of Malamocco, VE) – 2006 – Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova.
  • Identification and profiling of landscape units – Municipality of Chioggia – 2005-2006.

SELC has carried out more than 50 Appropriate Assessment (AA)
Studies to assist customers in the authorization of plans or projects that may affect the conservation of species and habitats in the sites identified by the Member States under the European Natura 2000 network
Appropriate Assessment (AA) Industry Sector
  • Industrial plant – Noventa di Piave (VE) – 2011 – ERGONOMY s.r.l
  • Industrial plant – Fossalta di Piave (VE) – 2010 – ELVE s.r.l.
  • Industrial plant – Meolo (VE) – 2010 – TOP SERI s.r.l.
  • Industrial plant – Comune di Fossalta di Portogruaro (VE) – 2009 – ZIGNAGO VETRO S.p.A.
  • Electric cable lines – Lido Bocca di Lido (Lido Treporti) 2009 – Hydrostudio Consulting Engineers s.r.l.
  • Electric cable lines – Lido (S. Nicolò) 2009 – Grandi Lavori Fincosit.
  • Industrial plant – Vigonovo (VE) – 2009 – PROGRAMMA AMBIENTE s.r.l.
  • Authorization emissions – Gardigiano di Scorzè (VE) – 2008 – PROGRAMMA AMBIENTE s.r.l.
  • Use of silos for non-hazardous waste – Porto Marghera (VE) – 2008 – PROGRAMMA AMBIENTE s.r.l.
  • Industrial plant – Fiesso d’Artico (VE) – 2008 – PROGRAMMA AMBIENTE s.r.l.
  • Industrial plant – Vigonovo (VE) – 2008 – PROGRAMMA AMBIENTE s.r.l.
  • Industrial plant – Porto Marghera (VE) 2008 – BIZETA s.r.l.
  • Authorization emissions – Mirano (VE) – 2008 – PROGRAMMA AMBIENTE s.r.l.
  • Authorization emissions – Scorzè (VE) – 2008 – AGOS METAL s.r.l.
  • Industrial plant – Salzano (VE) – 2008 – PROGRAMMA AMBIENTE s.r.l.
  • Industrial plant – Vigonovo (VE) – 2008 – PROGRAMMA AMBIENTE s.r.l.
  • Production plant – Chioggia (VE) – 2008 – STUDIO VDV/CLODIAINVEST
  • Industrial plant – Fontaniva (PD) – 2008 – PROGRAMMA AMBIENTE s.r.l.
  • Demolition of the plant DOW ITALY – Porto Marghera (VE) – 2007 – Dow Chemical
  • Chimney at the plant of Zignago Glass – Fossalta di Portogruaro (VE) – 2007 – ZIGNAGO VETRO S.p.A.
  • Change in the intended use of an industrial area – Porto Marghera (VE) – 2006 – Port Authority of Venice.
  • Cogeneration plant – Presidio Ospedaliero di Treviso (VE) – 2005 – SIRAM S.p.A.
Appropriate Assessment (AA) Building Sector
  • Building for the troops tactical training – 2011 – US Army.
  • Construction plant of boats – Malcontenta (VE) – 2008 – Dalla Pietà Yachts s.r.l.
  • Hail protection structure – Chioggia (VE) – 2010 – STUDIO TECNICO VDV – CHIOGGIA
  • Extension of an hotel – Sottomarina (VE) – 2010 – STUDIO TECNICO VDV
  • Landing for boats, fishing and farming shellfish – Chioggia (VE) – 2007 – Arch. Laurenti
  • Installation of a control unit of transformation – Santa Maria del Mare (Pellestrina, VE) – 2007 – MAZZI SCARL – Roma.
  • Stalking hunting – lagune di Venezia e di Caorle – 2007 – Provincia di Venezia.
  • Variation of the General Plan (VPRG) – Burano, Mazzorbo, Torcello (VE) e successiva integrazione– 2006/2007 – Comune di Venezia.
  • Nautical shipyard – Laguna di Venezia) – 2004 – Cantiere Nautico Beraldo
  • Pharmaceutical plant – Campalto (VE) -2005 – MONICO SPA.
  • Mobile Station communication GSM and UMTS – Comune di Roana – SIMPRO srl.
  • Radio base station for mobile telephony – Jesolo – 2005 – Studio Tecnico V.D.V.
  • Tourist port – Carpenedo (Venezia-Mestre) – 2005 – SIMPRO srl.
  • Fence outside Terminal oil – San Leonardo (Mira, VE) – 2006 – Studio Arch. Ass.ti Levorato e Santi.
  • Variants 19-20-23 at city PRG – 2006 – Comune di Fossalta di Portogruaro.
  • Guided horizontal drilling – Venezia – 2011 – Hydrostudio Consulting Engineers s.r.l.
Appropriate Assessment (AA) Habitat and Pollution
  • Management of dredged sediments – 2011 – Thetis S.p.A.
  • Coastal and river management – Brenta ed Adige – 2010 – Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova.
  • Morphological restoration – laguna di Venezia – 2009 – Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova.
  • 7 renewals of concession – Azienda Faunistico Venatoria (Porto Viro, RO) – 2007
  • Realization of morphological and artificial structures – Lago Stradoni (Mira, VE) – 2007 – Clodiense Opere Marittime
  • Morphological restoration – Canale dei Marani (Venice lagoon) – 2006 Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova.
  • Powdery waste – Molo B di Porto Marghera (VE) – 2007 – Terminal Rinfuse Italia S.p.A.
  • Containment of harbor and lagoon sediments – 2005 – Thetis S.p.A.


Studies and Research for the control of pollutants, morphological analysis of habitats and dynamics of animal and plant communities

  • Survey of Elements of Biological Quality in order to define the ecological status of water bodies in the Venice Lagoon: a study of the macro-zoobenthonic community of seafloor. – Client: Venice Water Authority by CO.RI.LA (Consorzio per la Gestione del Centro di Coordinamento delle Attività di Ricerca Inerenti il Sistema Lagunare di Venezia) – 2011/2012 – Funding quota of SELC: € 82.314,05.
  • Surveys aimed at the quantitative definition of macroalgae proliferation in the lagoon of Venice. – Client: Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova – Period: 2011 – Funding quota of SELC: € 12.700,00.
  • Preliminary investigations for the rehabilitation of the basin Lusenzo area, including analyses of bottom samples and mapping of aquatic vegetation. – Client: Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova – Period: 2009/2010 – Funding quota of SELC: € 33.500,00.
  • Appropriate Assessment (screening phase) for the management of dredging in the channels of great navigation and environmental, landscape, hydraulic and road-traffic restoration area in Malcontenta – Marghera (VE). – Client: Thetis S.p.A. – Period: 2008/2009 – Funding quota of SELC: € 25.500,00.
  • Surveys of sediments quality in the Venetian lagoon. – Client: Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova – 2007/2009 – Funding quota of SELC: € 158.000,00.
  • Experimental investigations on the suitability of sediments to the realization of morphological structures in the aquatic environment. Characterization of the structure of biotic communities. – Client: Thetis S.p.A. – Period: 2006/2008 – Funding quota of SELC: € 61.490,00.
  • Maintenance and data download of multi-parameter probes located in field stations at the inlets of the Lagoon of Venice. – Client: Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova – Period: 2005/2008 – Funding quota of SELC: € 80.410,00.
  • Altimetric and vegetational survey in the salt marshes of the Venice lagoon. – Client: Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova – Period: 2007 – Funding quota of SELC: € 100.000,00.
  • Monitoring of dynamic erosion on margins of saltmarsh Channel D’Arco (Treporti, VE) (Venice Lagoon). – Client: Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova – Period: 2006/2007 – Funding quota of SELC: € 27.500,00.
  • Assessment of the characteristics of exhaust systems of municipal, productive and agricultural wastewater in some semi-urbanized areas of the City of Venice – Ca ‘Sabbioni. – Client: Municipality of Venice (Servizi territoriali Ambientali) – Period: 2006/2007 – Funding quota of SELC: € 25.000,00.
  • Control of water quality along the shoreline of Lido concerned by the measure of coastal defence. – Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova – Period: 2006 – Funding quota of SELC: € 71.750,00.
  • Assessment of the characteristics of exhaust systems of municipal, productive and agricultural wastewater in some semi-urbanized areas of the City of Venice – Tessera and Trivignano areas. – Client: VESTA (Venezia Servizi Territoriali Ambientali) – Period: 2006 – Funding quota of SELC: € 16.800,00.
  • Experimental investigation and survey of the main biotic components of a portion of river Brenta in order to define a method for identifying the value of “minimum vital flow”. – Autorità di Bacino dei Fiumi dell’alto Adriatico – Period: 2005/2006 – Funding quota of SELC: € 58.000,00.
  • Definition of the water bodies quality. Characterization of phyto-zoobenthonic communities on hard substrate in the historical Center of Venice and the surrounding islands. – Client: Municipality of Venice (Assessorato all’Ecologia del Comune di Venezia) – Period: 2005 – Funding quota of SELC: € 18.800,00.
  • Identification of areas subjected to tide expansion through the analysis of relations between the vegetation cover and morphology of the areas on which they grow. – Client: Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova – Period: 2005 – Funding quota of SELC: € 25.000,00.
  • SIOSED – Design, implementation and management of the artificial submerged structures in the lagoon of Venice for the conduction of technical and scientific experiments aimed at the reuse of sediments. – Client: Venice Water Authority by the concessionaire Consorzio Venezia Nuova – Period: 2004/2005 – Funding quota of SELC: € 343.200,00.