Lurederra founded in 1999, is a non-profit private Technological Centre which performs Research & Technological Development activities on behalf of the industry, followed by the implementation of the innovations developed at their production sites. The organisation is a Spanish CIT (Centre of Innovation and Technology) registered by the Spanish Ministry of Science with the number 98.

The main technological know-how of Lurederra is related to the fields of nanoparticles, non-metallic materials, advanced environment and fine chemistry. Lurederra also collaborates very closely with industrial companies, from laboratory developments to industrial applications.

Lurederra counts with modern facilities which include 5.500 m2 industrial area, where the laboratories and industrial scale machinery are located. This fact makes easier the industrial exploitation of the results of projects RTD to its clients. On the other hand, the most important asset of the organisation is its highly qualified personnel (over 50 people) from both technical and managerial points of view, and with extensive expertise in the design and execution of RTD national and international projects.