Study visits and field trips

Students of the Bachelor's degree programme in Environmental and Land Engineering have the opportunity to participate in study visits and field trips that allow them to deepen the contents covered in the classroom from a more applicative point of view.

The trips may include both field activities and visits to industrial sites operating in fields that are related to the study programme.

The following are some of the visits realized in recent times: 

Field activities, June 2021

Annual multidisciplinary field trip. The students of the Bachelor’s Degree programme in Environmental and Land Engineering have carried out activities of environmental chemistry, applied ecology, topography, applied geology, hydraulics and urban mobility.

You can watch the field trip on DIATI’s YouTube channel.

Gruppo di studenti all'impianto SAMT di depurazione delle acque reflue, sullo sfondo digestori anaerobici

SMAT plant in Castiglion Torinese (TO), December 2023

Course: Environmental Sanitary Engineering

The students of the course Environmental Sanitary Engineering have visited SMAT waste water treatment plant in Castiglion Torinese. Eng. Luisa Querio Gianetto, plant operation manager, has accompanied the group during the visit.

Studenti in visita all'impianto di potabilizzazione SMAT

Impianto di potabilizzazione SMAT (TO), dicembre 2023
Insegnamenti: Tecnologie Ambientali dei Siti Produttivi e Ingegneria Sanitaria Ambientale

Visita all'impianto di potabilizzazione di Torino gestito dalla società SMAT


Gruppo di studenti nella grotta di magnetite di Traversella

Field trip in Traversella magnetite mine, May 2023

Course: Engineering Geology


Studenti e studentesse in visita all'impianto SMAT di Torino

Turin SMAT plant (TO), December 2022

CourseIngegneria Sanitaria Ambientale e Tecnologie Ambientali dei Siti Produttivi

Study visit to SMAT water purification plant in Turin (Maroncelli roundabout). The plant treats water drawn from the Po river and makes it into drinking water for the citizen of Turin.

Foto di gruppo uscita didattica presso l'impianto L'Oréal di Settimo Torinese

L'Oréal Saipo Industriale, Settimo Torinese (TO)

Course: Ingegneria Sanitaria Ambientale

After being instructed on the safety procedures, the students have visited the production line of: shampoos/conditioners, mascara, foundation and powders, the automated warehouse, the area for the temporary waste storage, the water cycle and the main plant for the anaerobic digestion created in the framework of the collaboration between DIATI and L’Oréal.

Foto di gruppo di studenti in uscita didattica presso l'impianto di compostaggio G.A.I.A

G.A.I.A. ecological center (AT)

Course: Ingegneria Sanitaria Ambientale

Visit to the Integrated Environmental Management center of the Asti area for waste treatment, recovery and disposal.