Technology centers and CETEM AIDIMA sealed an agreement that will strengthen the R & D & I sector companies of the wood and furniture
The strategic initiative is the result of agreement between the Instituto Tecnológico AIDIMA and Technology Center for Furniture and Wood in the Region of Murcia, CETEM, and will increase services, activities and technology projects for companies within the furniture industry, wood and related industry.
The agreement provides for cooperation "visible" to get a picture of close collaboration that will enable companies to rate it as an example of innovative management in their own business.
The Technological Institute for Furniture, Wood, Packaging and Allied AIDIMA and Technology Center and Wood Furniture in the Region of Murcia, CETEM, have signed this morning a partnership agreement that will enhance research efforts and advanced services to The furniture industry, wood and related industries such as paints, varnishes, and hardware, among others.
An agreement that effectively becomes both entities in the largest technology suppliers to companies in these sectors, as indicated promoters.
Cooperation establishing a preferential benefit the more than 3,000 associates and customers of both centers, with advantages in technical and technological, and includes a package of measures to optimize resources and drive a commercial work to act as liaison between needs of industry and the work done by the Institutes, and maximizing the resources that provide the central government and regional governments.
Thus, each Center will have its own representative in the decision making bodies of both entities to ensure proper implementation of the agreement and its outreach to businesses, while meetings happen regularly to coordinate and monitor research projects, actions and common technical services for efficiency and excellence.
The agreement reached through this agreement expressly stated in concrete and strong leadership of R + D + I and the transfer of research results to companies in the sector on the basis of a collaborative work that has been happening for years.
The promoters of the initiative have expressed their satisfaction with the agreement that makes both focus on examples of collaboration between Institutes of Technology, that under the concept of "Cooperation Partners" permits to continue with a specific task in the promotion and incorporation into companies in the Region of Murcia "Quality symbol"-only label for the Spanish furniture to ensure the overall quality of the product, and electronic cataloging system, Cate.
On the other hand we must emphasize cooperation in various projects and initiatives currently in development, including project VAMAD, led by AIDIMA, which aims to design, implement and test an artificial vision system to automatically detect defects on surfaces wood products, and which aims to simultaneously classify the pieces in the production line according to their quality or NANOMED project, led by CETEM, whose objective is to study the influence of the incorporation of nanoparticles on the properties of wood veneers natural and wood-based panels, with particular attention to fire behavior, to develop alternative fire retardant treatments.
Also noteworthy as a result of this cooperation project to incorporate INNOPYME advanced management tools to companies in the eCommerce sector and integrate e-commerce in more than one hundred companies.
Both technology centers complete an extensive network of integrated services to the company, which currently have around 200 highly qualified professionals who annually drive more than a hundred research projects, and provide service and advice to over 5,000 companies .
Source: Ayuntamiento de Yecla