Eurecat is recognized by the European Commission as a KETs (Key Enabling Technologies) Centre for its fruitful collaboration with SMEs on close-to-market research and innovation activities. Its KET technologies are, among others, smart manufacturing, industry 4.0, robotics, human machine interaction, process industry (processing of novel materials, structures, etc.), monitoring and control, high performance computing, cloud-based simulation services, additive manufacturing, high-performance production (flexibility, productivity, precision and zero defect), high-performance-high-precision processing, intelligent sensor-based equipment and electronic and optical functional materials.
Eurecat is a member of TECNIO, the certification created by the Government of Catalonia, through ACCIÓ, that identifies differential applied technology providers and facilitators. Experience in Industry 4.0 During the last three decades, Eurecat has developed technologies which are completely aligned with the Industry 4.0 concept. Some publicly funded projects include: E-MOLD, FlexiCAST, FurnIT, DesMOLD, GRAPE, GEOMOVE and PREVIEW. In parallel to its technology development, Eurecat plays a leading role in Catalonia as a promoter of EU initiatives, policies and funding instruments related to Industry 4.0.