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General Information
The date when the cluster organisation was established: 
Friday, 13 February, 1953
Number of staff in the management team of the cluster organisation : 
6-10
Regions: 
Cataluña
Cluster Excellence Label: 
Bronze Label
Other Label: 
AEI - Agrupacion Empresarial Innovadora Española
Membership to other networks/partnerships: 
Cluster Management Team: 
NameSurnamePositionTelephoneEmailGender
Angel
Lozano
Cluster Manager
+34 932189412
alozano@cep-plasticos.com
Male
Carme
Balcells
Project Manager
+34 932189412
asesoria@cep-plasticos.com
Female
Leticia
Castellsaguer
Internationalisation Responsible
+34 932189412
comunicacion@cep-plasticos.com
Female
Enric
Fabra
Project Manager
+34 932189412
proyectos@cep-plasticos.com
Male
Monica
Millan
Other
+34 932189412
secretaria@cep-plasticos.com
Female
Sergi
Vilasis
Other
+34 932189412
formacion@cep-plasticos.com
Male
Languages spoken: 
Catalan
English
French
German
Spanish
Sectoral and Industrial Focus
Sectoral Industries: 
Plastics
Technology fields: 
Composite materials
Plastics and Rubber related to Chemical Technology
S3 EU priority areas: 
Chemicals & chemical products
Rubber & plastic products
Emerging industries: 
Advanced Packaging
Digital Industries
Areas of specialisation of the cluster not covered above: 
Composites
Composition of the cluster
Total number of members: 
189
Number of SME members: 
144
Number of larger company members: 
37
Number of research organisations/universities/technology centres: 
7
Number of other ecosystem actors : 
0
Entrepreneurship and scale-up support facilities in the cluster's ecosystem (see "Organisation type"): 
Organisation/Facility NameOrganisation/Facility TypeWebsite
ITAINNOVA
Technology center
FUNDACIÓN GAIKER
Technology center
ITENE
Technology center
AITEX
Technology center
CENTRE CATALÀ DEL PLÀSTIC
Technology center
FUNDACIÓN EURECAT
Technology center
Name and link of major players: 
NameWebsiteType
BASF
Larger Company
CONTINENTAL AUTOMOTIVE SPAIN, S.A.
Larger Company
SRG GLOBAL LIRIA, S.L.U.
Larger Company
SMP AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY IBERICA, S.L.
Larger Company
FAURECIA INTERIOR SYSTEMS ESPAÑA, S.L.
Larger Company
MAIER SDAD. COOP.
Larger Company
INDUSTRIAS ALEGRE, S.A.
Larger Company
TUBOPLAST HISPANIA, S.A.
Larger Company
VISCOFAN, S.A.
Larger Company
ZALUX, S.A.
Larger Company
FUNDACION EURECAT
Technology Center
FUNDACION GAIKER-IK4
Technology Center
COVESTRO, S.L.
Larger Company
COSCOLLOLA COMERCIAL, S.L.
Larger Company
IMCD ESPAÑA, S.A
Larger Company
ITAINNOVA
Technology Center
TECNI-PLASPER, S.L.
Larger Company
HELMUT ROEGELE, S.A.
Larger Company
MATEU Y SOLE, S.A.
Larger Company
BIESTERFELD IBÉRICA, S.L.U.
Larger Company
MENSHEN IBER, S.L.
Larger Company
DUPONT IBÉRICA, S.L.
Larger Company
BATZ ZAMUDIO, S. COOP.
Larger Company
SEALED AIR PACKAGING, S.L.
Larger Company
INDUSTRIAS NIOCO, S.L.
Larger Company
POLYONE ESPAÑA, S.L.
Larger Company
3M ESPAÑA, S.L.
Larger Company
UNION DERIVAN, S.A.
Larger Company
ULTRAPOLYMERS SPAIN, S.A.
Larger Company
SRG GLOBAL LIRIA, S.L.
Larger Company
SILVALAC, S.A.
Larger Company
SAFIC-ALCAN ESPECIALIDADES, S.A.U.
Larger Company
SABIC INNOVATIVE PLASTICS ESPAÑA, ScPA.
Larger Company
QUIMIDROGA, S.A.
Larger Company
POLYNT COMPOSITES SPAIN, S.L.
Larger Company
OMYA CLARIANA, S.L.U.
Larger Company
NUPIK INTERNACIONAL, S.A.
Larger Company
MAHLE BEHR SPAIN, S.A.
Larger Company
MACRESAC, S.A.
Larger Company
LUBRIZOL ADVANCED MATERIALS SPAIN, S.L.
Larger Company
INTERMAS NETS, S.A.
Larger Company
HP PRINTING COMPUTING SOLUTIONS, S.L.
Larger Company
GUZMAN GLOBAL, S. L.
Larger Company
FIBERPACHS, S.A.
Larger Company
DIAGNOSTIC GRIFOLS S.A.
Larger Company
CLARIANT PLASTICOS & COATINGS (Ibérica) S.A.
Larger Company
BRENNTAG QUIMICA, S.A.
Larger Company
BARCELONESA DE DROGAS Y PRODUCTOS QUIMICOS, S.A.
Larger Company
AUTODESK, S.A.
Larger Company
Cluster Strategy
Mission/Objectives: 

Our Mission is to provide technical and professional support to plastic and composites sector, betting on the dissemination of quality information, technical and specialized fromation, leading collaboration between companies in sector, in order to promote innovation and improved competitiveness and networking.

Do you have a formalised strategy?: 
Yes
Do you have a specific strategy focus that addresses internationalisation ?: 
Yes
Services
Support services provided: 
Internationalisation support (= Access to third countries markets)
Access to public support (regional/national programmes, innovation vouchers, etc.)
Access to technology services
Periodic Information dissemination
Provision and facilitation of access to training for members
Details of support services: 

CEP Auto - https://www.cep-auto.com/

CEP Composites - https://www.cep-composites.com/

CEP Packaging - https://www.cep-packaging.com/

CEP Print3D - https://cep-plasticos.com/cep-print3d/cepprinted.html

CEP Innova -

CEP Medica

CEP Aditech

Cooperation Activities
International Cooperation
The main countries targeted by the cluster organisation: 
Algeria
Colombia
Mexico
Peru
Qatar
Our cluster organisation undertook the following international activities to support our members: 
Participation at missions/events/study visits/fairs
Trans-national Cooperation
The main countries targeted by the cluster organisation: 
France
Germany
Netherlands
Portugal
United Kingdom
Our cluster organisation undertook the following trans-national activities to support our members: 
Participation at missions/events/study visits/fairs
Which clusters do you collaborate with?: 
CIAC Cluster de la Industria de Automoción de Cataluña - Spain
PACKAGING CLUSTER - Spain
MCA - Cluster Automoción Madrid - Spain
Support Programmes
Participation in Funded Support Programmes: 
European ProgrammesProject NameLink
FP7
H2020
CIP/COSME
INTERREG
Other

Smart RTM 4.0 - Development of a RTM composite manufacturing intelligent process applying the Industry 4.0 philosophy, reducing costs and allowing the industrialization of new functional composite products - AEI program, end date: 2019.

Implementation I4.0 - Identification of challenges, enabling technologies and projects related to Industry 4.0 in the plastics and composites sector companies - AEI program, end date: 2019.

Predinyect 4.0 - Development of a tool based on a mathematic model that allows to know instantaneously the final characteristics of the plastic piece according to the operating parameters of the process - AEI program, end date: 2019.

Adhesites 4.0 - Development of a novel method for the sensorization of the curing process of composites and adhesive joints, through the integration in the composite material and the adhesive of a small percentage of low cost glass-covered ferromagnetic fibers - AEI program, end date: 2018

Automatic tool for calculating the impact (gate to gate) of Carbon Footprint - AEI program, end date: 2016.

NanoSafePack - Safe Handling and Use of Nanoparticles in Packaging, http://www.nanosafepack.eu/ - EU program, end date: 2015.

Promotion
Why should partners choose you for cooperation?: 

Some reasons why CEP is an excellent partner for the joint projects implementation:

  • We have experience in national and international projects.
  • Our associates, active participants in the different projects, are SMEs, Universities and Technology Centers.
  • CEP is accredited by the European Secretariat for Cluster Analysis with the Bronze Label since 2015. At a national level, we are part of AEI (Innovative Business Association).
  • We have numerous collaboration agreements with other clusters (automotive, packaging, etc.) and national and international associations.
  • We have an exclusive department of project management.
  • CEP is the coordinator of four interdisciplinary Working Groups, such as: Automobile, Packaging, Industry 4.0 and Circular Economy.