D'Appolonia S.p.A. is the operational arm of RINA​, developing and offering engineering services such as consulting engineering, design, project management & control, special studies and operability assurance.

D'Appolonia, originally established in 1956, joined RINA in 2011. Recently our capabilities, staff and experience have been increased by merging C.Engineering, Projenia and part of RINA SERVICES, making the company a market leader.

D'Appolonia is a team of engineers, consultants, designers, planners and specialists supporting public and private clients from concept to decommissioning, through consultancy, design, management, operation and maintenance.

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Engineering for Sustainability

D'Appolonia expert assistance in assessing and mitigating environmental impacts and resource consumptions empowers clients to: effectively handle current business, regulatory and legal challenges; significantly improve the technical and economic efficiency of production processes, taking advantage of the most updated and innovative solutions and procedures derived from the latest experiences in R &D programs; concretely support the deployment of new initiatives and products through the accession to dedicated sustainability driven credit facilities.

Innovation Engineering

D'Appolonia provides a full range of services to systematically create growth opportunities through innovation. Proprietary tools and market-tested methodologies are made available to industrial clients, to achieve substantial impact in a short term and facilitate knowledge transfer and skill building. D'Appolonia competences include technological trend analysis, market analysis and business planning, conceptual design and engineering adaptation, set up of collaborative development initiatives, IPR management, prototype integration, testing and validation.

D’Appolonia acquires SC Sembenelli Consulting

D'Appolonia announces the acquisition of SC Sembenelli Consulting, a civil engineering company with particular experience in dams and hydropower, civil and hydraulic infrastructures.
Founded in 1983 and headquartered in Milan (Italy), SC Sembenelli Consulting has been a pioneer in the use of geo-synthetics. The company designed the temporary works and the excavations for the Panama Canal Third Set of Locks Project, designed part of the Three Gorges Dam on the Yangtze River in China and has performed geo-technical studies for the Riyadh Metro.

Engineering services for Oil & Gas

D'Appolonia S.p.A. - India office recently won a 3 year contract consulting for Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC), India's largest oil and gas exploration and production company. This cooperation strengthens the relationship with ONGC and represents another important step for our growth in the Indian market.
D’Appolonia is responsible for monitoring pipeline maintenance. Activities include cathodic protection (CP) maintenance, continuous potential logging (CPL) surveys, ultrasonic thickness (UT) surveys, acoustic inspection surveys, repair of damaged concrete coating and corrosion coating, free span correction and onshore and underwater pipelines surveys.

News & Press

  • PRESS RELEASE - 03/08/2016

    ​​Preserving the heritage of the local Samhan District

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  • NEWS - 20/06/2016

    ​LEEMA – novel inorganic insulation materials​

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  • NEWS - 20/06/2016

    ​Construct-PV - Building Integrated PhotoVoltaics

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  • NEWS - 14/06/2016

    ​​SPARTACUS technologies used in EU ModEX civil protection exercise

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  • Savona from July 6, 2016 to July 6, 2016

    OPTIMUS Training Workshop

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  • Genoa from June 30, 2016 to June 30, 2016

    D’Appolonia Day

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  • Ravenna from June 23, 2016 to June 24, 2016

    Life Cycle Thinking, Sustainability and Circular Economy

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  • Brussels from June 22, 2016 to June 22, 2016

    4th CoU meeting on Natural Hazards

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