TWI has been at the forefront of welding development. They will coordinate the project, moblise actors for platform, sign up end users, form advisory board and provide technical mentorship for the Open Innovation Projetcs.

FundingBox Accelerator (FBA)

FBA is the European Leader in managing financial support to third parties. They will manage the open innovation competitions and provide business mentorship to each beneficiary.

Luleå University of Technology (LUT)

LUT have expertise in the field of simulation and modelling of manufacturing processes. They will modify their computational welding tools to fit within the project.

Ekon Modeling Software Systems Ltd.(EKON)

DKM (Dynamic Knowledge Management) is EKON’s flagship software product for knowledge construction and operation efficiency. EKON will enhance the DKM as a B2B platform for the welding industry, facilitating the development of WeldGalaxy platform.

RomSoft (RMS)

RMS has extensive experience in the design and implementation of scalable IT systems. They will develop the Distributed Ledger component, governance tools and methods required to conceal and restrict the exposure of private data manipulated by smart contracts.

FlowPhys AS (FPS)

FPS has experience in developing high-performing algorithms and software for multi-physics FEM simulations. They will modify and implement FEM software, develop welding templates and models for computational welding mechanics.

Technovative Solutions Ltd. (TVS)

TVS has deveoped Knowledge Based Engineering (KBE) method for design automation for reducing the amount of time spent on various phases of design lifecycle. They will develop the Weldgalaxy KBE tool, perform LCA and parametric cost models.

Arteevo Technologies Ltd

Lead DLT architecture development, business planning and sustainability.


AEONX provides end-to-end chatbot solutions. They will development the chatbot for WeldGalaxy platform.

University of Leicester (ULEIC)

ULEIC has a strong background in materials research, welding mechanics, modelling and simulation. They will be involved in identification of user needs and challenges, functional requirements and design specification of the platform, data curation and development of WeldGalaxyDataBase.

Universidad Politecnica de Madrid (UPM)

Life Supporting Technologies (LifeSTech) is a research, development and innovation group, belonging to the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) and dedicated to design, development and evaluation of services and applications based on ICT. They will work towards WeldGalaxy Data Base (WGDB) development, population and data modelling.