Addressing the next scientific challenges of the oceans a los próximos desafíos científicos de los océanos
PLOCAN's mission is to provide a cost-effective combination of services, including housing, operations, data and access to the multipurpose offshore platform, observatories and test bed facilities, that address upcoming ocean science challenges and socio-economic needs.
Development of marine and maritime technologies and know-how.
The vision is to become a world-class test bed that contributes to accelerate the development of technologies and knowledge to conserve, regenerate and use renewable resources in an efficient and sustainable manner, providing equitable prosperity to users and efficient protection of the environment. The ICTS offers services of unique and singular value, attracting excellent users of science and technology at national and international level, responding to the R&D challenges of the marine and maritime sector, and contributing to position the Canary Islands, Spain and the EU at the forefront of this sector.
We strive to deliver the highest possible quality and value - approaching every marine and maritime challenge with the determination to succeed.
We have a shared common sense of corporate strategy and objectives, through an open planning and co-design process, encouraging our entire team to take initiative and responsibility, and providing training if necessary.
Focused on meeting the needs of our end users and we take pride in helping them accelerate science and technologies. We are honest, fair and respectful.
We tirelessly seek better solutions and embrace change.
We are a team that works together to bring out the best of the strengths of our quadruple helix.
Focused on meeting the needs of our end users and we take pride in helping them accelerate science and technologies.
Transparency and equal treatment and opportunities
We promote a work environment that provides transparency, equal treatment and opportunities, and eliminates unlawful discrimination.
José Joaquín Hernández Brito
CEO (Chief Executive Officer)