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Eurecat launches the Eurecat Academy platform to facilitate technology training for companies

By |2019-11-14T10:35:48+00:00September 23rd, 2019|Notes de premsa, Training|

The Eurecat technology centre (a member of Tecnio) has launched the Eurecat Academy, a new platform designed to address the most immediate needs and challenges facing large companies and SMEs in relation to technology training for their workforces. The overall aim is to strengthen the transfer of technological knowledge to industry and the business community. [...]

Eurecat will trial the use of drones for monitoring vineyards

By |2019-11-14T10:06:32+00:00August 1st, 2019|Autonomous and professional robotics, Consulting, Notes de premsa, Smart Management Systems|

The Eurecat technology centre (a member of Tecnio) is to trial the use of drones for monitoring vineyards, as part of the AgROBOfood Digital Innovation Hub initiative. AgROBOfood is a new European network designed to foster the sharing of information, infrastructure and best practice, with the aim of promoting the effective adoption of robotic technologies in [...]

Neuroscience and Artificial Intelligence are to be used in the design of new food products

By |2019-11-14T10:15:53+00:00July 4th, 2019|Audiovisual Technologies, Notes de premsa, Smart Management Systems|

The Eurecat technology centre (a member of Tecnio) is taking part in the CONOCE project, which is focused on the application of disruptive technologies in the field of neuroscience. The project’s aim is to gain an insight into consumers and their perception of multisensory stimuli, with a view to developing innovative food products that are [...]

New 3D printing technology opens the door to “infinite length” formats for the textile industry

By |2019-06-26T09:39:28+00:00June 26th, 2019|Fires, Functional fabrics, New Manufacturing Processes, Notes de premsa|

The Eurecat technology centre (a member of Tecnio) has developed an innovative adaptation of the Blackbelt 3D textile printer, which is distributed in Spain by the Uniqo Custom Engineering company. This new development makes it possible to print designs onto fabric continuously, thereby achieving theoretically infinite lengths. In the words of Xavier Plantà, Eurecat’s director [...]

A European innovation hub is being created to drive the competitiveness of the sheet metal forming industry

By |2019-07-03T10:32:46+00:00June 25th, 2019|Metallic and Ceramic Materials, Notes de premsa|

The FormPlanet project, coordinated by the Eurecat technology centre (a member of Tecnio), will create an Open Innovation TestBed (OITB) in Europe for the purpose of increasing the productivity of metal forming industries by developing new experimental methodologies and modelling approaches for predicting and optimizing the performance of materials and parts and for reducing the [...]

Manufacturing new products from agricultural waste could be the solution of the future

By |2019-07-17T08:05:47+00:00June 13th, 2019|Notes de premsa, Sustainability|

Experts at the Tech4Good Congress, an annual conference that is organized by the Eurecat technology centre and focuses on technology that offers exponential benefits to society, today discussed the manufacture of new products from agricultural waste as a potential solution for the future. They also highlighted the fact that product sustainability is a growing priority [...]

New telemedicine app monitors patients’ mechanical ventilation therapy

By |2019-07-19T07:26:39+00:00June 7th, 2019|E-Health, Notes de premsa|

The company OXIGEN salud, the Eurecat technology centre (a member of Tecnio) and the Lleida Biomedical Research Institute are developing a new telemedicine app dubbed MyVENT, which will allow for improved monitoring of patients’ mechanical ventilation therapy. The aim of the initiative is to improve the provision of healthcare resources to patients and provide support [...]

AI and Big Data are to be applied to Barcelona’s sewer system to generate information on neighbourhood behaviour

By |2019-07-17T08:21:29+00:00May 30th, 2019|Notes de premsa, Smart Management Systems|

The Catalan Institute for Water Research (ICRA), the Eurecat technology centre, the Barcelona Institute of Regional and Metropolitan Studies (IERMB) Consortium, s::can Iberia (a small-scale manufacturer of online sensors) and Barcelona Ciclo del Agua (BCASA, the public water-utility provider) are all taking part in SCOREwater, a European project that aims to contribute to digital transformation [...]

New app involves multiple sclerosis patients in the decision-making process for their treatment

By |2019-07-17T08:10:25+00:00May 29th, 2019|E-Health, Notes de premsa|

The Eurecat technology centre (a member of Tecnio) has developed Seleccionem, an app aimed at helping patients with multiple sclerosis choose the treatment option that best fits their preferences. The app is used in conjunction with AQuAS, a website for shared decision-making that is designed to help patients make decisions regarding the treatment of multiple [...]

Eurecat is advancing towards the creation of complex 3D sheet metal parts without a die

By |2019-05-27T07:28:38+00:00May 23rd, 2019|Fires, New Manufacturing Processes, Notes de premsa|

The 3D ISF (Incremental Sheet Forming) technology developed by the Eurecat technology centre makes it possible to manufacture complex sheet metal parts for prototypes or short runs for the automotive industry. This breakthrough removes the need for high levels of investment in costly moulds to form sheet metal using stamping or deep drawing processes. ISF [...]

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