Alava International is an American affiliate of Grupo Álava, an enterprise with over 45 years of experience in the European market. In 2014, Alava International launched an office in Dallas, Texas. Our goal is to deploy our expertise to the US market.
We have a deep understanding of the latest applications in the main industrial sectors and an extensive technology portfolio to benefits our clients.
We are a remarkably experienced Company, utilizing diagnostic services and integrating technologies to provide a comprehensive single-source solution.
Since the beginning, Alava International has been an innovative, constantly growing company because of its steadfast commitment to diversify its portfolio and create an unique business model.
A company that specialises in the distribution of high-tech products and systems. It works in the following business areas: sensors, data-acquisition and calibration, testing, security, communications, photonics and imaging, nanotechnology, and environmental, marine and terrestrial technologies. We provide value-added services such as technical advice, integration, configuration, commissioning, training, support and post-sales service.
Headquartered in Portugal, it distributes technologically advanced products and systems. MRA works in the same business areas and offers the same services as Grupo Álava in Portugal.
A engineering company that is specialised in instrumentation for the protection, supervision and predictive diagnostics of industrial plant. Pioneers in Cloud Monitoring using the Preconcerto platform and technologies to facilitate remote predictive diagnostics.
A company that joined Grupo Álava in 2014 to strengthen our presence in civil engineering and infrastructure, it carries out geotechnical and infrastructure surveying (tunnels, bridges, dams, roads, etc.) and structural analysis, by means of all kinds of tests and trials and quality control of hydraulic infrastructure.
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Alava International’s experience in and knowledge of construction services enables us to develop technological solutions adapted to the needs of our clients, adding reliability and safety to existing processes, optimizing infrastructure analysis and control using conventional systems as well as in real time.
Energy and Oil&Gas
Alava International have led multiple projects relating to diagnostic services of critical assets, reliability engineering and construction services, applying the highest quality standards. We lead on a project that includes consultation through to in situ or remote monitoring of critical parameters.
Working with our clients in this context, Alava International has led a series of bespoke projects based on our own solutions and systems capable of being focused on the specific needs of our clients.
Infrastructures and Transport
Infrastructures are the backbone of a company’s development, so their planning and execution must be optimized. It is therefore necessary to exhaustively monitor both infrastructures and the surroundings they will affect at each phase: design, construction and exploitation.
Innovative technologies and capabilities for infrastructures and key industrial sectors
for key industrial sectors
We define, design, and set up necessary control systems in any infrastructure during the design, execution, and operation phases, from supply, installation, survey, collection and interpretation of results to monitoring.
We create analysis and diagnostics of critical assets and generate statements detailing the values of all measured quantities, the results of our calculations, reports pointing out actions indicated to operate assets optimally, and predictive maintenance plans based on risk management.
Integration and innovative solutions
We provide custom systems and subsystems, and turnkey solutions that involve hardware connection from different providers and software to address specific client needs. We do this by integrating different systems and subsystems or by developing highly competitive individualized solutions that focus on a niche of specific market needs. We are a flexible organization, with significant human talent and expertise with a key focus on tailored customer service. By combining our knowledge with the use of leading-edge technologies, we tailor our clients with unique and innovative solutions adapted to their needs.
Alava International in figures
Control of over 600 miles of high-speed and conventional railways
Monitoring of over 900 miles of freeways and roads
Structural control of over 90 miles of subway lines
Structural control of over 30 monuments and historical buildings
Technical and structural monitoring of 20 dams
Over 700 load tests on bridges and roads
Structural control and monitoring of the dynamic pressure of wave movements at 4 ports
Over 300 predictive maintenance plans established
Over 150 monitoring systems running non-stop
Over 70 annual maintenance contracts
Over 99.9% reliability in diagnostics
Training of over 5,000 technicians on predictive maintenance and industrial reliability techniques and technologies