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What is Centimfe?
Technological Center for the Mouldmaking, Special Tooling and Plastic Industries
Founded in 1991, CENTIMFE nowadays gathers more than 200 associated organisations, comprising industrial companies and public institutions such as IAPMEI (the SME and Investment Support Institute), INETI (the Portuguese Industrial Technology and Engineering Institute), IPQ (the Portuguese Institute for Quality) and the Town Councils of Marinha Grande and Batalha, as well as sector-oriented private organizations such as CEFAMOL (National Association of the Moulds Industry) and APIP (National Association of the Plastics Industry).
Main Goals to achieve
To innovate and develop, to experiment and apply, to implement new solutions, to inform and disseminate know-how, is in its essence, the embodying of a mission towards the sustainable growth and development of the Industry.
Solution provider and technological counterpart in the development of industrial and pre-competitive projects, CENTIMFE, as a pro-active and dynamic interface organization, reveals itself as an:
- important link towards Industrial Innovation;
- key-partner in the development of structural and strategic projects for the Moulds, Special Tools and Plastic Sectors;
Important node in transfers the technology between R&D and Scientific Institutions and Industrial Companies.
What type of services does Centimfe offer?
- Techonological Development
- CAD - Computer Aided Design
- CAE - Computer Aided Engineering
- Reverse Engineering
- Machining, Trials and Testing
- Rapid Prototyping
- Quality Management Systems
- Environmental Management Systems
- Occupational Health and Safety Systems
- System Integration
- Calibration Laboratory
- Technology Watch and Intelligence
- Reengineering of processes
- Studies and researches on technological processes and materials
- Materials research and studies on the optimal processing conditions
- Information Technologies
- Networks and Networking
- Distributed and collaborative work methodologies and systems
- Systems for monitoring industrial systems
- Security of information Systems
- Innovation and Prospect
- Innovation and Change Management
- GAPI - Unit for Industrial Promotion of Centimfe
- Training Periods
- Professional Training Periods
- Curricular Training Periods