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NEXT1KOAT FINAL MEETING

20160216_121932NEXT1KOAT final meeting, sponsored by the European Commission, took place on the 16th of February 2015 in the UK hosted by the British Pastics Federation at their facilities in London. Where the project results were analysed along with general discussions about the work performed within the project lifetime.

The Third N1K Meeting in Braunschweig, Germany

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The third meeting of the NEXT1KOAT project consortium, sponsored by the European Commission, took place on the 12th of December 2013 in Germany and was hosted by Fraunhofer WKI at their facilities in Braunschweig.

This meeting was for the project partners to each report on their progress and to discuss and plan the next phase of activities to the end of June 2014.

Following the individual progress reports covering technical, dissemination and exploitation activities it was confirmed that the deliverables expected in the first year of the project had been achieved. Considerable discussion on the wide aspects of the project and the next phase of development took place in respect of the hoped for benefits.

The NEXT1KOAT team were perfect hosts both formally and socially also affording all the members a detailed insight to the range of their research and development activities which clearly compliments the aims and objectives of project NEXT1KOAT.

The Next project Steering Committee Meeting will be held in Ljubljana, Slovenia in April – May 2014.

CETEM hosts the first meeting of the European Commission project NEXT1KOAT

CETEM hosts the first meeting of the European Commission project NEXT1KOAT

CETEM hosts the first meeting of the European Commission project NEXT1KOAT

Yecla, 26th February 2013. CETEM, the Technical Research Centre for Furniture and wood based in Yecla, Murcia, Spain has been appointed as the coordinating body for the European Commission project named ‘NEXT1KOAT.’ NEXT1KOAT is concerned with the development of a novel high solids, water and bio based industrial wood coatings.

The project team held their first meeting in February 2013. Led by CETEM, the participating members are two Spanish and one German research and technological development organisations, three associations from Slovenia, Malta and England, thre SMEs from France, and Spain and a Big Slovenivan Enterprise.
Initially, the primary focus of the project is to identify the technical challenges and solutions required for the development of a wood coating that significantly reduces the environmental impact of the production process in the furniture and the woodworking industry.
NEXT1KOAT is being funded by the European Commission’s ‘Seventh Framework Programme’ and has a planned duration of three years.