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A Spanish company developing an industrial innovative material is looking for providers of cellulose moulding industrial equipment

Country of origin:
Country: 
SPAIN
Opportunity:
External Id: 
TRES20191111001
Published
11/11/2019
Last update
11/11/2019
Expiration date
11/11/2020

Keywords

Partner keyword: 
Lightweight materials
Biobased materials
Industrial measurement and sensing equipment
Process control equipment and systems
Other industrial automation
Machine tools, other metal working equipment (excl. numeric control)
Other industrial machinery for textile, paper & other industries
Manufacture of wooden containers
Manufacture of corrugated paper and paperboard and of containers of paper and paperboard
Manufacture of plastic packing goods
Manufacture of office and shop furniture
Manufacture of games and toys
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Summary

Summary: 
A Spanish company is developing technologies to transform vegetable waste into biodegradable industrial materials that may outplace plastic in some applications. They are looking for companies that can provide them with cellulose moulding machinery and/or related technologies, which are relevant to their process, as they would like to build a low production, demonstrative plant. The company offers commercial agency agreements and joint venture agreements to potential providers.

Description

Description: 

A Spanish company has developed an innovative industrial material that is manufactured from agricultural vegetable waste and which has become an ecological alternative to plastic. It manufactures materials that can be used for a variety of purposes, including the manufacture of furniture, packaging, boards, toys, etc.

In its growth process, it is interested in contacting suppliers or manufacturers of moulded cellulose machinery that could provide them with equipment to set up a production line to manufacture food trays using its organic material.

It is also looking for a partner that can advise it about the whole cellulose moulding industrial process.

The company is looking for high quality equipment and a good after sales service. Their goal is to work towards a long-lasting relationship. The company offers commercial agency agreements to potential partners that could provide them with equipments already in the market. They could be also interested in joint venture agreements with potential partners that could not only provide equipments but with technology and knowledge for the development of the final solution.

Technical Specification or Expertise Sought

Cooperation sought: 
The company expects to find a partner able to understand its needs and provide it with the suitable machinery/technology and expert advice. The partner sought should also have the technology with the capacity of producing food trays for this company according to any of the following specifications: - Option 1: Volumes around 500-1000 parts/h or 50-100 kg/h of material consumption. - Option 2: Volumes around 2500-5000 parts/h or a material consumption of 200-400 kg/h.

Stage of development

Cooperation stage dev stage: 
Concept stage

Partner sought

Cooperation area: 
The company is looking for an equipment supplier from the sector of cellulose molding, that could provide it with the suitable industrial equipment (under commercial agency agreements) or a partner that could assist them on how to develop its technology to produce the final product at a competitive price (under a joint venture agreement).