R&D&i projects

CTAG positions itself at the forefront of innovation and brings new technologies closer to industrial companies

R&D projects

Since its creation, CTAG is at the origin or is an active member of different local, national and european projects in collaboration with constructors and suppliers.

CTAG remains at the forefront of innovation and brings new technologies closer to industrial companies.

  • ITHACA – Automation of the electrical vehicle charging

    Clean Mobility

    Factory of the Future

    ITHACA is integrated in the framework of the European SMART4ALL H2020 Project (GA No. 872614), as a winner in its third cascade funding call.

    Objective: to automate the charging process of electric vehicles through robotisation, focusing on making this process safer and more efficient for vulnerable groups.

     

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  • Julio Verne

    Clean Mobility

    A pioneering and unique initiative in the generation and local dispensing of green hydrogen that contemplates the implementation of a hydrogen station in the port area and facilitating its use for different land mobility and marine propulsion applications.

    Consortium: Autoridad Portuaria de Vigo, Univergy, Quantum Group, Soltec Ingenieros, Anfaco, Aclunaga, CTAG, ENERGYLAB, Neuwalme and Exportrends.

  • ALMA – Advanced Light Materials and Processes for the eco-design of electric vehicles

    Clean Mobility

    Innovation Materials

    ALMA

    Objective: ALMA seeks to develop a new BEV structure for a passenger car with low weight and reduced environmental impact through the use of advanced lightweight materials, eco-design and an integrated circular approach throughout the life cycle.

    Consortium: coordinated by CTAG with the participation of 8 partners: Ford-Werke Gmbh (DE), Arcelormittal Maizieres Research SA (FR), Batz Sociedad Cooperativa (ES), Rescoll (FR), Fraunhofer (DE), Innerspec Technologies Europe SL (ES), TNO (NL), among others.

    Financing
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  • INTEX – Next generation AI based Testbeds for Wearable robotics

    Factory of the Future

    InteX facilitates the acceptance of exoskeletons to improve worker health and safety and business productivity in workplaces where there are no alternative solutions to the scourge of musculoskeletal disorders.

    Consortium: CTAG (España), Tecnalia (España), COMAU (Italia), IUVO (Estonia), Acciona Construcción (España) and the Universidad libre de Bruselas (Bélgica).

    Financing
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  • SALIENT – Novel Concepts for Safer, Lighter, Circular and Smarter Vehicle Structure Design for Enhanced Crashworthiness and Higher Compatibility

    Innovation Materials

    SALIENT

    Objective: SALIENT will focus on innovation of new technologies and will develop, demonstrate and validate the effectiveness of the lightweight front-end structure (FES), taking into account the principles of eco-design and circular economy, to improve safety.

    The consortium, coordinated by CTAG, is made up of 12 partners from 7 different countries, representing the entire automotive value chain.

    Financing
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  • FACENDO 4.0 – Industrial Competitiveness and Electromobility through Innovation and Digital Transformation

    Advance Testing Methods

    Clean Mobility

    Comfort

    Factory of the Future

    With a view to the Vehicle of the Future, new connected and intelligent systems and interfaces were studied, enabling the development of innovative products and devices for future electric vehicle ranges.

    Consortium: The Facendo 4.0 project is led by Stellantis Vigo with the participation of CTAG, Gradiant, Aimen and the University de Vigo.

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  • GRECO – Green and Smart technologies for product and process sustainability

    Factory of the Future

    Joint Unit focused on R&D in smartisation technologies: incorporation of new smart functionalities that respond to market needs, and redefinition of operations and work methodologies for their optimisation.

    Consortium: Grupo Copo and CTAG

    Financing
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  • HI-DRIVE

    Autonomous, smart and connected mobility

    Hi-Drive

    Objective: To make automated driving robust and reliable by testing intelligent vehicle technologies in previously untested scenarios and conditions.

    Financing
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  • RADIANT PANEL – Multifunctional heated autoregulated PTC radiant panel

    Innovation Materials

    Objective: to create a smarter self-limiting heating system integrated into the cabin panel to revolutionise the thermal comfort of the aircraft while contributing to improving the competitiveness of the industry.

    Consortium: HUTCHINSON (Coordinator), CTAG, ADERA

    Financing
  • CENIT – Joint Research Centre Magna-CTAG

    Factory of the Future

    Objective: Development of new generation functional seat frames, considering the new mobility schemes, with a special focus on the electrification of the vehicle fleet and the transformation of the production process.

    Consortium: Magna and CTAG

    Financing
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