Disponibilizamos aos Nossos Clientes as Melhores Soluções em Cada Momento

"Os nossos conhecimentos são a reunião do raciocínio e experiência de numerosas mentes.", Ralph Emerson

Empenhada em disponibilizar aos nossos clientes as melhores soluções em cada momento, a RPG mantém-se em permanente atualização técnica e científica, através de uma forte ligação a instituições académicas, de intensa atividade de investigação e de contínua formação dos seus colaboradores.

Sabemos que o conhecimento só gera inovação com partilha e conjugação de esforços. Nesse sentido, em breve, vamos dar aqui a conhecer alguns dos nossos trabalhos científicos de referência:

Life cycle assessment and valuation of the packaging waste recycling system in Belgium.

FERREIRA, S.;  DE JAEGER, S., SIMÕES, P.; CABRAL, M.; DA CRUZ, N.; MARQUES, R.; (2017). Life cycle assessment and valuation of the packaging waste recycling system in Belgium. Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management. Springer. ISSN: 1438-4957. Vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 144-154.

Desalination projects economic feasibility: a standardization of cost determinants

PINTO, F. S.; MARQUES, R. (2017). Desalination projects economic feasibility: a standardization of cost determinants. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews. Elsevier. ISSN: 1364-0321.(Forthcoming).

European Water Utility Management: Promoting Efficiency, Innovation and Knowledge in the Water Industry

ROMANO, G.; GUERRINI, A.; MARQUES, R. (2017). European Water Utility Management: Promoting Efficiency, Innovation and Knowledge in the Water Industry. Water Resources Management. Springer. ISSN:  0920-4741.  Vol. 31, no. 8, pp. 2349–2353.

Regulatory impact assessment: from the state of art until conceptual and framework proposal model

CARVALHO, B.; MARQUES, R.C.; NETO, O. (2017). Regulatory impact assessment: from the state of art until conceptual and framework proposal model. Journal of Contemporary Management. ISSN 1815-7440. (Forthcoming).

Assessing efficiency drivers in municipal solid waste collection services through a non-parametric method

GUERRINI, A.; CARVALHO, P.; ROMANO, G.; MARQUES, R.C., LEARDINI, C. (2017). Assessing efficiency drivers in municipal solid waste collection services through a non-parametric method. Journal of Cleaner Production. Elsevier. ISSN: 0959-6526. Vol. 147, no. 20, pp. 431–441.

Structuring composite local governance indicators

DA CRUZ, N.; MARQUES, R. (2017). Structuring composite local governance indicators. Policy Studies. Taylor & Francis. ISSN: 0144-2872. Vol. 38, no. 2, pp. 109-129.

Redrafting water governance: Guiding the way to improve the status quo

MARQUES, R.; PINTO, F. S.; MIRANDA, J. (2016). Redrafting water governance: Guiding the way to improve the status quo. Utilities Policy. Elsevier. ISSN: 0957-1787. Vol. 43, Part A, pp. 1 – 3.

Inclusive governance: New concept of water supply and sanitation services in social vulnerability areas

GUIMARÃES, E. F.; MALHEIROS, T. F.; MARQUES, R. (2016). Inclusive governance: New concept of water supply and sanitation services in social vulnerability areas. Utilities Policy. Elsevier. ISSN: 0957-1787. Vol. 43, Part A, pp. 124-129.

he quality of service: An overall performance assessment for water utilities

PINTO, F. S.; COSTA, A. S.; FIGUEIRA, J. R.; MARQUES, R. (2016). The quality of service: An overall performance assessment for water utilities. OMEGA, The International Journal of Management Science. Elsevier.  ISSN: 0305-0483. Vol. 69, pp. 115–125.

Malmquist and Hicks–Moorsteen productivity indexes for clusters performance evaluation

FERREIRA, D.; MARQUES, R. (2017). Malmquist and Hicks–Moorsteen productivity indexes for clusters performance evaluation. International Journal of Information Technology & Decision Making. ISSN: 0219-6220. Vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 1015-1053.

The costs and benefits of packaging waste management systems in Europe: The perspective of local authorities

SIMÕES, P.; MARQUES, R., FERREIRA, S.; DA CRUZ, N. (2017). The costs and benefits of packaging waste management systems in Europe: The perspective of local authorities. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management. Routledge. ISSN: 0964-0568. Vol. 60, no. 5, pp. 773-791.

An analytical review of irrigation efficiency measured using deterministic and stochastic models

PEREIRA, H.; MARQUES, R.C. (2017). An analytical review of irrigation efficiency measured using deterministic and stochastic models. Agricultural Water Management. ISSN: 0378-3774. Vol. 184, pp. 28–35.

Delphi technique as a consultation method on regulatory impact assessment (RIA) - The Portuguese water sector

CARVALHO, B.; MARQUES, R.; NETO, O. (2017). Delphi technique as a consultation method on regulatory impact assessment (RIA) – The Portuguese water sector. Water Policy. IWA. ISSN: 0048-5950. DOI: 10.2166/wp.2017.131.

Water services performance: Do operational environment and quality factors count?

PINTO, F. S.; SIMÕES, P.; MARQUES, R. (2016). Water services performance: Do operational environment and quality factors count?. Urban Water Journal. ISSN: 1573-062X .  DOI: 10.1080/1573062X.2016.1254254.

Tariff suitability framework for water supply services: Establishing a regulatory tool linking multiple stakeholders' objectives

PINTO, F. S.; MARQUES, R. (2016). Tariff suitability framework for water supply services: Establishing a regulatory tool linking multiple stakeholders’ objectives. Water Resource Management. Springer. ISSN: 0920-4741. Vol. 30, no. 6, pp 2037-2053.

Assessing the sustainability of water companies: A synthetic indicator approach. Ecological Indicators

MOLINOS – SENANTE, M.; MARQUES, R.; PÉREZ, F; GÓMEZ, T.; SALA-GARRIDO, R.; CABALLERO, R. (2016). Assessing the sustainability of water companies: A synthetic indicator approach. Ecological Indicators. Elsevier. ISSN: 1470-160X. Vol. 61, Part 2, pp. 577-587.

Estimating size and scope economies in the Portuguese water sector using the Bayesian stochastic frontier analysis

MARQUES, R.; CARVALHO, P. (2016). Estimating size and scope economies in the Portuguese water sector using the Bayesian stochastic frontier analysis. Science of the Total Environment. Elsevier. ISSN: 0048-9697. Vol. 544, 15, pp. 574-586.

PPP arrangements in the Brazilian water sector: a double-edged sword. Water Policy

MARQUES, R. (2016). PPP arrangements in the Brazilian water sector: a double-edged sword. Water Policy. IWA. ISSN: 0048-5950. Vol. 18, pp. 463-479.