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Eraikune - Construction Cluster of the Basque Country
ERAIKUNE

Spain: Basque Country
Jon ANSOLEAGA UGARTE
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Overview

About us

The vision of Eraikune is to be the reference cluster within the construction industry, being the engine of economic, social and territorial transformation of the Basque Country (Spain).

Eraikune has 6 main strategic areas, which are: 

1) Energy efficiency and indoor air quality 

2) Building 4.0 

3) Smart cities and smart buildings 

4) Sustainability and circular economy

5) Sustainable urban development

6) New markets 

Established - 10 May 2010
Staff in the management team - 6-10
Support services for upskilling and reskilling of companies workforce
  • Replacement

Cluster composition

  • 107
    Cluster Members
  • 70
    SME's
  • 11
    Large Companies
  • 14
    Research Organisations, Universities, Technology Centers
  • 12
    Other Ecosystem Actors

ERAIKUNE 

Legal form of the cluster organisation
Registered Association
Languages spoken
Basque English Spanish

Management team

Jon Ansoleaga Ugarte
Cluster Manager
Óscar Íñiguez Heras
Internationalisation Responsible
Noelia Ortiz Santiso
Project Manager

Sectorial and industrial focus

Sectoral industries
Construction:F41 Construction of buildings - Construction:F42 Civil engineering - Construction:F43 Specialised construction activities
Sectoral Industries (NACE 4 digit)
Construction of buildings:F4110 Development of building projects - Construction of buildings:F4120 Construction of residential and non-residential buildings
Cross-sectoral industries
Digital Industries
Industrial Alliances and Ecosystems
Alliances:Low carbon industries Ecosystems:Construction
Technology fields
E\: Fixed constructions:Construction of roads, railways, or bridges
S3 EU priority areas

Services

Support services provided

Access to finance: Public funding
Access to finance: Private funding
Facilitation of collaboration between members (within the cluster)
Facilitation of external collaboration (beyond cluster) such as matchmaking

Further information

The services provided by Eraikune are classified in the following sections:

- Information and knowledge.

  • Databases by type of application: industry associations, national and international, collaborators / service provider professionals, etc.
  • Associated relative information
  • ERAIKUNE Newsletter (news, grants, cluster projects, working group conclusions, ...)
  • Observatory of the sector: trends, news, statistics, conferences, and reports.
  • ERAIKUNE Intranet

- Sectoral representativeness and open interlocution.

  • Direct contact with Public Administrations to channel joint change proposals
  • Active participation Eraikune - representation in committees and work groups of public-private profile in which work and decide on critical elements that may affect the current and future sector
  • Organization of sectoral events for the dissemination of milestones achieved by their companies and agents
  • Foreign promotion of products and services of associated companies

- Collaboration - networking.

  • Creation and coordination of Permanent Committees and Working Groups, within Eraikune, aimed at the identification of collaborative projects
  • Organization of events for the promotion of intra-cluster and inter-cluster collaboration (forums, workshops, events, etc.)
  • Internal promotion of products and services of associated companies
  • Dynamization and coordination of specific projects in collaboration
  • Organization of commercial / image actions / events requested by a group of companies
  • Specific tools of mutual knowledge for the promotion of collaboration (Capacities)
  • Transfer of multidisciplinary resources of the cluster for the development of joint actions (rooms, projectors, catering, work material, ...)

- Management of grants and subsidies.

  • Collection of external resources for the promotion of group performances
  • Advice, through collaborators, in the management of grants and subsidies

- Training.

  • Specific grouped formations of technical and innovative profile in the areas of Cluster action (BIM ...) and in conditions advantageous for partners

- Internationalization.

  • Surveillance system for the identification of tenders and tenders (national and international) through collaboration with a specialized consultancy
  • Prospecting of markets and niche opportunities through collaboration with specialized consultant
  • Direct and inverse missions grouped (organization, management and coordination)
  • International Cooperation Network Platform (RIC)
  • Dynamization and coordination of specific Internationalization projects
  • Support in the creation of consortia and other non-usual collaborative formulas (necessary documentation, certificates, intra-group agreements, etc.)
  • Support in the presentation of multilateral tenders
  • Assistance to fairs (organization, management and coordination) joint

Promotion of sectoral R + D + i

  • Advice on innovation opportunities in products and technologies in collaboration with Technology Centers
  • Dynamization and coordination of specific R + D + I projects in collaboration with Technology Centers

- Dimension.

  • Dynamization and coordination of specific projects aimed at gaining dimension

- Advanced management.

  • Organization of good practice forums by topic. Mix company - specialist
  • Broadcast and promotion of advanced management models
  • Support in the identification of new business models

Support services for upskilling and reskilling of companies workforce

Replacement

Support programmes

EU Programmes

European Programmes
INTERREG

Name & description

3S quAIRlity:

The objetive is to develop a common strategy to ensure optimal IAC in educational buildings, implementing innovative, sustainable and intelligent solutions ranging from IAC passive and active equipment, low carbon technologies, automatic and manual actions and changes in human behaviour.

Block4Coop:

The objetive is to contribute to the digital transformation of companies from southwestern Europe and to improve their competitiveness through the use of Blockchain technology in organisations’ development of Industry 4.0, by means of the provision of information, counselling and interaction services between developers and users

Project name

Cooperation activities

International cooperation

Targeted countries

Colombia
Chile
Mexico
Canada
Kazakhstan

Transnational cooperation

Targeted countries

France
Portugal
Italy

Transnational support activites

Participation at missions/events/study visits/fairs

International support activites

Support to collaborative activities/etc.

Upcoming events

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Document Published: 07.03.2019
Eraikune - Cluster Presentation

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