Environment


FOT THE SUSTAINABILITY

SIRVENT ALMENDRAS S.A., wishes and undertakes to carry out their activities pursuant to principles of sustainable development and contamination prevention, guaranteeing compliance with applicable environmental regulations.

This environmental protection undertaking has been carried out since commencement of their activities applying little contaminating technologies, replacing those although not yet obsolescent which involved environment damaging systems, thereby facilitating integration of the environment variable in their management, organisation and strategy so this tool would become an innovation element leading to competitive growth and one which was respectful with the environment and balanced.

We assume an unavoidable sustainability undertaking in our industrial activity defined by initiatives related to energy saving, water treatment likewise waste minimisation and revaluation.

SOLAR PHOTOVOLTAIC INSTALLATION

For a clean energy

Sirvent Almendras S.A. has opted for renewable energies, and become socially aware of climate change, progressive exhaustion of fossil fuel stocks not to mention oil price increase and have decided to do our little bit by investing directly in this kind o green energy.

Consequently on the two south faces of our bay roof in the Polígono Industrial Segorb we have installed a solar photovoltaic power station connected to a Mains of 96 Kwh, whose aim is to generate electricity using the luminic radiation of the Sun. Therefore, the installation is of great social interest by generating clean energy and contributing to sustainable development so necessary in these times.

SIX FOLD EVAPORATOR EFFECT 

Our commitment with the environment

As we all know today, water is a precious natural resource and scarce throughout all our continents, where the current trend is that within a few decades, two out of three people will not have enough. For this reason as part of the community we are investing in appropriate equipment for efficient competitive use of water; and are the first company in the sector which has been able to notably reduce consumption through innovation.

With this Technological Innovation project partially financed by C.D.T.I., Sirvent Almendras S.A. has managed to meet several environmental targets. Among those worthy of mention: minimisation of waste water spills from production processes, almost totally reducing them, in addition to important water consumption saving in the internal industrial processes.

Facilities

 

To meet the most exacting demands we must have modern an equipped facilities. For that reason, in Sirvent Almendras we have two fully updated workplaces with the latest technology for the sector:
 

Jijona:

It has 11,864 m² of surface and 8,000 m²of industrial warehouses, where sizing, blanching and industrial processing of almonds are the main activities carried out.
 

Busot:

With 4,412 m² of surface and 3,862 m² of warehouses, it covers the shelling productive area.

We are a state-of-the-art company thanks to different types of technology such as:

-Automatic optical sorting machines with InGaAs technology.

-Scanners for the detection of metals, glasses, stones and plastics

-Automatic bags and boxes palletiser.

-Continuous moisture meters (NIR)

1927

D. José Sirvent Nicolau, reaches an agreement with Felipe Fort to supply blanched almonds , undertaking the difficult task of assembling a small almond huller and a peeling machine.

1950

After years of working and discovering new ways in the sale of almonds and honey throughout Spain , Jose Sirvent died in 1950 are transferred power to his eldest son, Jose Sirvent Peral, just aged 16.

1992

After a first extension in 1965 , in 1992 an extension of 8000 m2 is produced . This growth was also accompanied by constant innovation and development in all production processes.

1997

After the death of D. Francisco Sirvent , it gives way to the entry of the third generation.

2016

Today we continue to work with the same values that have always characterized us , that is, commitment, flexibility, innovation and reliability.
Sirvent Almendras, S.A

About Us


Sirvent Almendras is a company located in Jijona (Alicante) specialized in the sector of almonds. It focuses on sizing, sifting, blanching and industrial processing of almonds.

Nowadays we preserve our familiar spirit headed by the third generation, after a long history of almost a hundred years. It is a generation that keeps the values acquired with society, customers and ourselves: to offer the highest quality, taking care of every last detail and guaranteeing the best product in both national and international market.

The main key of our success is in the combination of familiar business traditional values, with a commitment to innovation and investment in technology.