Girona, October 17th 2012.- Comexi Group, leading company in the manufacture of machinery for the flexible packaging, and the Parc Científic i Tecnològic of Universitat de Girona (UdG) have signed an agreement to establish the Comexi’s R+D+i headquarters, the Centre Tecnològic Manel Xifra Boada, in the university campus.
The main aim of the agreement is to reinforce the tie between both organizations as well as to improve the industrial researching net in Girona’s area in order to turn the Parc Científic i Tecnològic into a meeting point for innovation.
Manel Xifra, Comexi Group’s president, and Pere Condom, general manager of the Parc Científic i Tecnològic of Universitat de Girona, are very pleased with this agreement. “Researching and development are essential, and being at the Parc premises is an important step for us. I am sure that this cooperation between our organizations will be lasting an beneficial for both of us”, Xifra said.
The Parc Científic i Tecnològic of the UdG added that: “having Comexi at the Parc is an important step for our project since it is the model for Girona’s enterprises and its presence here will reinforce the Parc’s actions. Besides, it will create other cooperation possibilities”.
The Centre Tecnològic Manel Xifra Boada is available for private enterprises and also for researchers and academic centers. It has a team specialized in the printing processes for the flexible package industry and also in the slitter and lamination processes.