The Trimatec competitiveness cluster has been established in 2005.
Trimatec's aim is to stimulate innovative projects using processes that are clean and safe for humans and the environment, and to provide support for such projects as they emerge.
These innovations target a variety of markets, including the environment, energy, health and food processing sectors.
Trimatec has created an extensive partnership network covering Languedoc-Roussillon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur and Rhône-Alpes french regions.
249 members ; 210 of which are companies
186 innovative projects certified by Trimatec by the end of 2012, totalling €841 million of funding. Of these, 13 projects were part of the government's Investments for the Future programme.
3 french regions: Languedoc-Roussillon, Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur, Rhône-Alpes
3 thematic partners: Club Français des Membranes, Innovation Fluides Supercritiques, TEKH!N (work techniques and methods in confined environment)