Project: Laboratory for testing of irrigation equipment Activity: Water Product: Irrigation and drainage Geographic data: Argelia Start date: March 2006 End date: December 2007 Installation of a laboratory for performing technical tests on irrigation equipment Technical assistance structured in three phases for the installation of a laboratory for performing technical tests on irrigation equipment and training of technical staff on irrigation technology. Such assistance includes: • Design, supply and putting of test beds into operation. • Review and adaptation of technical standards. • Drafting of test protocols and management rules. • Training of technical staff. Project funded by the AECID (Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation).