Other Centres Managed
La Fundación bajo encomiendas de la Universidad, realiza la gestión económica administrativa de diversos servicios e Institutos Universitarios, siendo los más representativos los que a continuación se relacionan:
The Spanish Bank of Algae (Banco Español de Algas, BEA) at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC) is a national service of R+D+i. The BEA’s basic objectives are the isolation, identification, characterization, conservation and supply of microalgae and cyanobacteria.
The Integral Service of Marine Technology (Servicio Integral de Tecnología Marina, SITMA) is an initiative launched by the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC) management of which was entrusted to the Canarian Scientific and Technological Park Foundation (FCPCT) in February 2016. Its purpose is to provide support to the scientific activity of at least 8 research groups and 3 university institutes in terms of infrastructure and technical support. At the same time, it aims to serve as a platform for different kind of services provision to external users in fields such as oceanography (physical, chemical and biological), marine biogeochemistry, ecology and marine biology, as well as marine technology (robotics and sensorics).
The Veterinary Clinical Hospital (HCV) of the ULPGC has 3 main objectives:
- Offer support to teaching practice at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine.
- Offer quality service to the veterinarians and the university community.
- Offer research support.