Innovation

We take the innovation challenge as a learning process. Learning by doing and Learning from each other. Based on well-trained and committed people. Therefore key success factors are HUMAN VALUES and KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT

The future

It’s all about developing innovative solutions that anticipate future market trends.

We face the 2030 automotive main trends from our open innovation model

LIGHT & SAFE BIW

Introduction of new lightweight materials & forming process (hot stamping aluminum, multi-property body parts, sandwich panels…)

SMART PRODUCTS

Mechanical and mechatronic solutions to provide functionalities required by users’ demands, such as safety or ergonomics.

LIGHTWEIGHT TECHNOLOGIES

Introduction of new lightweight materials & technologies to achieve a mass reduction with the final aim of reducing energy consumption and CO2.

ACTIVE AERODYNAMICS

Innovative aerodynamic solutions for minimizing energy consumption by optimizing the management of air flows.

EXCELLENCE IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Deadline assurance by improving all the steps in the value chain of the project.

PREMIUM ENGINEERING

Talented workforce skilled for the Tooling and Automotive Systems of the future through the collaboration with universities an R&D centers.

ADVANCED MANUFACTURING

Implementation of smart factory concepts along the complete manufacturing process, increasing product and service quality.

Collaborations

The stable relatioships with technology centres, universities and other external collaborators complement our internal capacities and allow us to face projects with a marked technological character.

Main technological lines

Sheet Metal Forming

Advanced Lightweight Technologies
Reinforced Composites

Automotive Electronics

Other manufacturing Technologies

Metallurgical

Advanced joining

Additive manufacturing milling and new techs

Automotive new challenges

Testing and validation extended capabilities

Projects

BATZ is active in European, national and regional projects.

European programmes

RIB ON

Innovative Stamping Die for Aluminium Ribs Hot Stamping

This project has received funding from the Clean Sky 2 Joint Undertaking under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 755493
http://www.cleansky.eu/#no-back

FiberEuse

Large scale demonstration of new circular economy value-chains based on the reuse of end-of-life fiber reinforced composites.

This projet has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 730323
http://www.fibereuse.eu

Alliance

Affordable weight reduction of high-volume vehicles and components taking into account the entire life-cycle.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 723893
http://lightweight-alliance.eu/

Race-TP

Lightweight Recyclable Automotive thermoplastic Composite structural parts for large series production

This activity has received funding from the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), a body of the European Union, under the Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.
https://eitrawmaterials.eu/project/race-tp/

CaproKic

Upscaling of one step process for automotive continuous fiber Polyamide 6 composite parts based on the in situ polymerization of ε-caprolactam go to market.

This activity has received funding from the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), a body of the European Union, under the Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.
https://eitrawmaterials.eu/project/caprokic/
National programmes

ADDICLEAN

Hybrid technology of eco-efficient manufacture of high value added parts.

Proyectos financiados con fondos FEDER, con el objetivo de promover el desarrollo tecnológico, la innovación y una investigación de calidad.
http://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/es/funding/erdf/
Regional programmes

 

MULTIMAT

Advanced multi-material components for structural, semi-structural and aesthetic applications in automotive vehicles and railway.

Actuación cofinanciada por el Gobierno Vasco y la Unión Europea a través del Fondo Europeo de Desarrollo Regional 2014 -2020 (FEDER).

 

ACTIVSYS

Active aerodynamic system through coordinated devices

Proyecto cofinanciado por la Unión Europea a través de Fondos FEDER y Subvencionado por el Gobierno Vasco

 

NEXTCOMP

Development of a new concept of light front end carrier from advanced composites.

Proyecto cofinanciado por la Unión Europea a través de Fondos FEDER y Subvencionado por el Gobierno Vasco
Completed projects

IN-USE BAINITE

Propiedades en uso de los aceros avanzados de alta Resistencia de tercera generación: hacia la industrialización del concepto de diseño de la microestructura baitínica libre de carburo.

Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad dentro del Programa Nacional de Cooperación Público-Privada – Subprograma INNPACTO
Proyecto IPT-2012-0320-420000

PECAL

Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad dentro del Programa Nacional de Cooperación Público-Privada – Subprograma INNPACTO
Proyecto IPT-2012-1069-370000
http://www.batz.com