49600 Benavente, Spain

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The Junta de Castilla y León is going to invest more than 900,000 euros inenergy rehabilitation and modernization worksin the bus station of Benavente (Zamora). The actions aim to improve energy efficiency, accessibility and habitability, among others.


Benavente, Zamora, Castilla y León, Spain.

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  • These works are part of the global project for the modernization of the bus stations owned by the regional government, which will mobilize an investment of more than 35.3 million euros. This refurbishment will take nine months to complete and includes up to nine different blocks of actions.
  • The project includes the energy refurbishment of the Benavente bus station, improving both the exterior thermal envelope and the interior compartmentalization elements, with the replacement of the existing thermal installation with a high-efficiency heat pump installation. In addition, an external air cooling system will be installed in the general lobby area.
  • As part of the project, the energy efficiency of the lighting will also be improved with high-efficiency LED luminaires and a dimming system to take advantage of the natural lighting in the general lobby. During the works, selective demolition and on-site classification of construction and demolition waste will be carried out to facilitate its subsequent recycling.
  • As for the physical, cognitive and sensory accessibility improvement block, the installation, replacement or improvement of accessibility devices and other works for the same purpose will be carried out.
  • Finally, the works will involve the redistribution of the spaces occupied by the 14 ticket offices, rear warehouses, administration, invoicing and meeting room, providing in their place three larger ticket offices, a new space for invoicing and cloakroom, an office for administration, a meeting room and a warehouse, creating a new commercial space of larger dimensions than the current ones.
  • Likewise, work will be carried out in the dock and platform area, in the porch on Avenida del Ferial and on the facades and roofs.