CIDAUT Foundation is a private non-profit institution committed to strengthening the industrial fabric in the transport and energy sectors, through specific research and development programs. CIDAUT has as main objective to increase the competitiveness and industrial development of companies from the transport (including aeronautical and surface transport) & energy sectors, strengthening their technological capabilities to develop new products and processes trough R&D. This centre has an extensive experience in project management at regional, national and European level, as it has been leader of more than 300 research projects since 1993, when it was created.
Among CIDAUT’s general capabilities are each and every step of product development from the conception of a new idea, selection and analysis of materials, simulation activities, processing, prototyping and pre-industrialization tasks to final validation of the product. This Centre, with more than 300 researcher and technicians has an extensive experience in project management at Regional, National and European level, as it has been leader of more than 300 research projects since 1993, when it was created. Moreover it has participated in more than 50 EU projects, having coordinated 5 of them. Currently, Cidaut is the beneficiary of two Clean Sky proposals and the coordinator of the WASIS FP7 project.