KONČAR – Electrical Engineering Institute Inc. and Minister of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts have signed the contract for SafeTRAM – System for Increased Driving Safety in Public Urban Rail Traffic.
The total value of the project is HRK 18,431,121.52, while the awarded grant amounts to HRK 13,285,558.30. Contract is based on the Call titled „Boosting Development of New Products and Services Arising from Research and Development Activities“. In executing this project, KONČAR will co-operate with the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing of the University of Zagreb (the grant for the partner amounts 4.884.202Kn).
The presentation of the winning projects was attended, among others, by the Vice-President of the Croatian Government and the Minister of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts, Martina Dalić, who signed a total of six contracts with the beneficiaries of the following Calls for proposals – “Boosting Development of New Products and Services Arising from Research and Development Activities” and “Innovations in the Newly Established SMEs”, and presented 14 grants to the winners of the “SME Competency and Development” Call.
In addition to the Vice-President Dalić, the ceremony was attended by Gabrijela Žalac, Minister of Regional Development and EU Funds, with her associates, Darinko Bago, Chairman of the Management Board of KONČAR, with his associates, and representatives from companies which received EU funds.