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TECTEX : Grup de Recerca en Enginyeria Tèxtil

El personal del SAET realitza la seva activitat investigadora en el TECTEX, Grup de Recerca UPC. La recerca es desenvolupa en els seus laboratoris i tallers , amb un equipament de Tecnologia Tèxtil especialitzat.

Centres de Recerca



Projecte Erasmus +

Enhancing the modernisation and competitiveness of the European Union’s Textile, Clothing, Leather, and Footwear (TCLF) sectors.



The project “Skills4Smart TCLF Industries 2030” constitutes the first step into a new dynamic sustainable community of diverse private/public actors committed to support skills development and employment opportunities across EU in the Textile, Clothing, Leather, Footwear and Leather Goods sector, which are indispensable to innovate and produce high-added value products.

The project aims to enhance the modernisation and competitiveness of the EU Textile, Clothing, Leather, and Footwear (TCLF) sectors through the development of a sustainable upskilling and reskilling strategy, which is supported by a communication campaign to attract social, economic and political actors. 


  • The identification of concrete actions and tools in order to anticipate and match skills’ supply with demand,
  • The improvement of skills intelligence and information mechanisms by creating networks and partnerships,
  • The enhancement the attractiveness of the sector to engage newcomers, families, companies, and policy makers at regional, national and EU levels,
  • The creation of a network of VET providers, public authorities, and other stakeholders working together on skills development for the modernisation and growth of these sectors,
  • The engagement of regions and private stakeholders promoting skills and innovation in TCLF sectors in order to ensure the project outcomes sustainability.

Responsables equip UPC

  • José Antonio Tornero i Mònica Ardanuy

 Codi projecte: PROJECT NUMBER – 591986-EPP-1-2017-1-BE-EPPKA2-SSA-B 

 Dates: Data inici: Gener 2018/Data finalització: Desembre 2021