There are two categories of Business Enterprise R&D nuclei:
International nuclei and ERA-net programmes
This aids are intended to develop high-impact R&D projects in the region and with an international scope involving collaboration among companies from Catalonia and international entities.
- International nuclei: collaborative projects in all fields of technology among Catalan companies and entities of a strategic country or region. Countries: Germany, France, Israel, South Korea and the Quebec region in Canada.
- ERA-net sectorial programmes: industry collaborative projects among Catalan companies and international organizations through the MANUNET III project for advanced manufacturing systems.
This aid targets the research and development projects of Catalan companies with partners from Catalonia.