Hydrogen Fuel Cell Stack
Through Applus+ Ventures, the IDIADA Division aims to partner up with a startup/scaleup that has developed Fuel Cell Stacks solutions capable of being integrated into OEMs hydrogen-powered vehicles in order to test / validate its technological performance.
Specifically targeting PEM-based solutions, open to explore mature solutions in other transportation industries (Drones, Sailing…) or using other fuels, in order to assess their product application in the automotive sector.
about applus+ ventures
New line of action in the field of innovation, through which Applus+ seeks to collaborate with startups / scaleups that have the potential to be incorporated into the Group’s different services and help create a more sustainable future.
This strategic approach will help the Group to:
- Be more agile in developing new projects.
- Access new market segments.
- Incorporate disruptive products, technologies and business models in the TIC (Testing, Inspection and Certification) Sector.
- Collaborate with the most innovative talent.
- Connect with the Ecosystem to further strengthen its innovation positioning.
WHAT WE OFFER
As a global leader in the Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC) sector, Applus+ counts with vast technical expertise and deep market knowledge that turn the Group into an ideal partner to any company with a mature product /solution that is willing to scale globally.
Through Applus+ Ventures, Applus+ will provide the collaborating companies with the opportunity to develop their project through cooperation mechanisms and by offering them:
- Expert Knowledge:
- Strategic & Technical Support
- Investment & Financial Support
- Product Technology & Validation
- Potential Implementation in Applus
- Commercial Alliances
- Global Market Reach
- Increased Visibility & Reputation
what we seek
To fuel value-adding innovation in the field of Fuel Cell Stacks, Applus+ is prepared to develop collaboration agreements with selected startups/scaleups that comply with the following criteria:
- Legally Incorporated Companies.
- Startups / Scaleups with a solid team and a clear technological advantage or differentiator.
- Advanced technological developments, NOT concepts, with intregrated technological components validated in a relevant environment (TRL >=5)
- Interested in targeting road transportation industry (cargo and/or passenger vehicles)
- Startups demanding technical advice for automotive technology validation / co-study of the application to road vehicles.
- Companies prepared for in-vehicle system testing (test level) or interested in product co-development (simulation level).
Learn more about applus+
World leader in the Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC) sector, recognized by the market as a trusted partner with passion for progress. These 3 pillars guide the company’s strategy through its 4 different divisions: Energy & Industry, Laboratories, Automotive and IDIADA.
Thanks to a broad portfolio of solutions for a wide variety of needs – ranging from comprehensive asset management to the most common regulatory inspections- Applus+ helps to enhance the quality & safety of clients’ assets, infrastructures and operations globally, and to improve their environmental performance.