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400

Ventilators made during the pandemic

3

Weeks of production

Alliances that give life

3D Technology to help breathe

Leitat 1.3. Ventilator

Created by the alliance between the Consorci de la Zona Franca (CZFB) and Fundació Leitat (Tecnio) together with CatSalut, through the Consorci Sanitari de Terrassa (CST) and Hospital Parc Taulí de Sabadell, among others.

 

Designed by the engineer Magí Galindo and medically validated by Dr Lluís Blanch, Head of Innovation at Hospital Parc Taulí de Sabadell.

 

Printed with HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D technology.

 

The first mass producible field ventilator. Made in 3 weeks (a record approval time for the Spanish Drug Agency).

 

400 units produced during the pandemic. 25 local Catalan hospitals have used them.

BNEW, a reality overcome

Barcelona emerges as the global recovery capital from COVID-19

Coming to a standstill was not an option in 2020. We created alliances and worked earnestly for Barcelona to continue as a business and industrial focal point for the Mediterranean and Europe.

11,000+

attendees

111

countries

Bnew

SDGs, our roadmap

We are committed to the Sustainable Development Goals

SDG 4. Quality education

We promote combined training between education centres and companies in our sphere of influence.

SDGs, our roadmap

We are committed to the Sustainable Development Goals

SDG 5. Gender equality

We have set up the Zona Franca Women’s Council, a pioneer initiative in the industrial world which came out of the Barcelona Woman Acceleration Week (BWAW) to fight for equality in the business world.

SDGs, our roadmap

We are committed to the Sustainable Development Goals

SDG 7. Affordable and clean energy

We offer resources and tools to foster energy efficiency, thereby reducing the environmental impact at Zona Franca and encouraging the circular economy.

SDGs, our roadmap

We are committed to the Sustainable Development Goals

SDG 8. Decent work and economic growth

We accommodate start-ups and newly created companies and provide them with tools and resources to grow and successfully develop, giving future opportunities for young entrepreneurs.

SDGs, our roadmap

We are committed to the Sustainable Development Goals

SDG 9. Industry, innovation and infrastructure

We provide services to companies that add value to their business pursuits and encourage innovation through projects such as the DFactory Barcelona, the 3D Incubator and BNEW.

SDGs, our roadmap

We are committed to the Sustainable Development Goals

SDG 11. Sustainable cities and communities

We contribute to the management and organisation of urban areas that generate new businesses and social well-being, while also promoting sustainable mobility at the industrial estate.

SDGs, our roadmap

We are committed to the Sustainable Development Goals

SDG 13. Climate action

We work with companies in the industrial estate on common projects to produce renewable sourced energy.

SDGs, our roadmap

We are committed to the Sustainable Development Goals

SDG 17. Partnerships for the goals

We join forces with local public bodies and companies to see to it that our joint initiatives prosper economically and socially.

About Us

2020 has put our Mission, Vision and Values to the test. With great effort and determination, we have managed to overcome the obstacles we encountered along the way.

“They say you never stop learning. Well, this strangest of years has taught the Consorci de la Zona Franca a profound lesson, revealing as it has the solidity and leadership of our organisation”.

Pere Navarro

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Pere Navarro

“Barcelona is a resilient city, capable of overcoming adversities and working to build a better future”.

Ada Colau

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Ada Colau

2020, a year that has marked out history

Hitos

Financial year results

Responsible management

Consorci assures long-term sustainability

by increasing its net worth, aligning its action with strategic

projects and maintaining a good balance sheet.

488.253

Net equity (thousands of euros)

35.939

Net result (thousands of euros)