HYTETRA project

The HYTETRA project ist part of a group of projects, funded by the European Commission, DG Enterprise, in the 6th Framework programme, which aim at developing and verifying new technology transfer methodologies and tools.

The HYTETRA project approaces a technology sector in an early stage, where a lot of developments and know how are needed. All project partners are on the one hand experienced in technology tranfer and on the other hand they are located in regions or countries with a lot of activities in the hydrogen field.

Project Consortium

  • IVF Industrial Research and Development Corporation, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Midlands Innovation Relay Centre located at Coventry University Enterprises Ltd., Coventry, United Kingdom
  • IRC IRC North Rhine-Westphalia/ Malta, locatedat ZENIT GmbH, Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany
  • ALPS IRC located at the Turin Chamber of commerce, Turin, Italy (Co-ordinator)
  • The Foundation for the Development of New Hydrogen Technologies in Aragon, Cuarte, Spain

HYTETRA partners cooperate with a pool of Technology Providers, which are fundamental for driving the partners in the right choice of technologies to be diffused to companies, and for monitoring the SMEs needs.

Part of these competences are already covered "internally" by the same HYTETRA partners (e.g. IVF, Foundation for the Development of New Hydrogen Technologies in Aragon).

The following Technology Poroviders are furtermore involved:

  • Centro Ricerche Fiat (CRF), Torino, Italy
  • HYSYLAB, locagted at Environment Park, Torino, Italy
  • Center for Fuel Cell Technology (ZBT gGmbH), Duisburg, Germany