The aim of PROFITEX is to support the fire department staff through innovative technologies. The project focuses on the use and targeting of user needs and capabilities. PROFITEX will design, construct and validate an integrated system in textile to assist the fire department in the exercise of their functions.
LEITAT’s role in the project: Testing of textiles and non-textile components, consulting, standards verification provision of the EC certificate and the certificate of the system.
Number of Contract: FP7/211335
Coordinator: RWTH Aachen University (Germany)
Email LEITAT manager in charge: Gemma Avellaneda
Starts: October 2009
Duration: 4 years
|RWTH Aachen University||Germany|
|Vienna University of Technology||Austria|
|Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich)||Switzerland|