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Links

European Hygienic Engineering & Design Group. Company Member 2010.

European Hygienic Engineering & Design Group (EHEDG)

www.ehedg.org

A consortium of equipment manufacturers, industrial food producers and research institutes, as well as public health authorities, with the aim of promoting hygiene during the processing and packaging of food products.

3-A

www.3-a.org

Among other objectives, this american organisation establishes standards for the design and manufacturing of equipment and machinery for use in hygienic and sanitary environments.

US Food and Drug administration

www.fda.gov

It publishes codes and standards to be met by materials intended for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry.

ASME

www.asme.org

It publishes codes and standards for the design of equipment intended for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry. ASME, founded in 1880 as the United States Mechanical Engineering Society, is a not-for-profit professional organisation allowing collaboration, exchange of knowledge and development in all engineering disciplines.

European safety directive 2006/42/EC.

ec.europa.eu/​enterprise/​sectors/​mechanical/​documents/​legislation/​machinery/​index_en.htm

European Atex directive 94/9/EC.

ec.europa.eu/​enterprise/​sectors/​mechanical/​documents/​guidance/​atex/​application/

European Committee for Standardisation

www.cen.eu

European Union portal

www.europa.eu

Centre for Industrial Technological Development (CDTI)

www.cdti.es

A public business organisation responsible to the Ministry for Science and Innovation that promotes innovation and technological development among Spanish companies

ACC1Ó

www.acc10.cat

The agency promoting competitiveness among Catalan businesses. It specialises in encouraging innovation and business internationalisation and has a network of 35 offices throughout the world.

Anella

www.anella.cat

An open, interactive business knowledge and collaboration platform for promoting business competitiveness.

Terrassa Chamber of Commerce

www.cambraterrassa.es

CEQUIP

www.cequip.net

A not-for-profit foundation grouping equipment manufacturers. The Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) and the Union of Metalworking Employers (UPM) also form part of CEQUIP.

Industrial Equipment Design Centre (CDEI)

www.cdei.upc.edu

A strategic, innovation, development and optimisation services centre for equipment and products providing competitive advantages to businesses. It belongs to the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC).

Engineering information

www.efunda.com

Unit conversion

www.convertworld.com

Barcelona trade fair complex

www.firabcn.es

Barcelona international chemical industry trade fair

www.expoquimia.com

Barcelona international food industry machinery trade fair

www.bta-bcn.com

Frankfurt international chemical industry trade fair

www.achema.de

Cologne international food industry machinery trade fair

www.anuga.com