The Chemical Technology Innovation Center, CiTQ (Centre d’Innovació en Tecnologia Química) was founded in 2000 with the name SIMPPLE, under the auspice of the Transport Phenomena research group of URV’s Chemical Engineering Department (Departament d’Enginyeria Quimica). In 2004 SIMPPLE became a spin-off company of the URV and the center was renamed CiTQ. Since its creation in 2000, CiTQ has participated in more than 140 technology transfer contracts with companies.
DINAMIC was founded in 2002 under the auspice of URV’s BBG research group (Biochemical and Bioengineering Group, founded in 1995). Since its foundation, DINAMIC has participated in more than 30 national and European projects (being the coordinator of many of them). DINAMIC has also participated in more than 10 transfer projects with companies.
ATIC brings together the strengths, accumulated experience and innovative capabilities of these two centers, and applies them to offer solutions of high added value that raise the competitiveness and development of its target sectors.