Eurecat is the Technology Centre of Catalonia. Providing the industrial and business sector with differential technology and advanced expertise, it offers solutions to their innovation needs and boosts their competitiveness in a fast-paced environment. Eurecat accelerates innovation, cuts down scientific and technological infrastructure costs, reduces risks and provides specialised knowledge for each company.
The range of services offered by the centre are primarily focused on: applied R&D, technological services, information technology consulting, highly specialized training, product and service development, and promotion and distribution of technological innovation.
Eurecat, the partner for the textile industry and its associated sectors, to meet their challenges for innovation Eurecat offers a service to the textile industry and its associated sectors.
The R & D services applied to the value chain of the textile industry, including the manufacturers of machinery and finishes, play an essential role in the creation of high-performance technical fabrics with advanced properties. Threads and fabrics are materials that enable the development or integration of new functions that increase or add to the original properties of a given material. Eurecat can create high-performance fabrics that provide added value in each of their corresponding markets and which the end user both appreciates and is willing to pay for.
Eurecat offers process innovation, machinery, the capacity to modify and process fibres, prototyping and industrial scaling systems and specialised testing and trial facilities and laboratories. For all of these reasons, Eurecat is the textile sector’s preferred technological partner, enabling it to meet its forthcoming challenges for innovation. Eurecat offers the companies of the textile sector and related areas the option of working with mixed teams (company - centre), both at the Centre’s own facilities and at those of the company.
In Mataró and Canet de Mar, the Centre has facilities equipped with the same industrial systems as those of the actual industry, providing process control and qualified and experienced staff with a background in business.