“EIC Accelerator (SME Instrument), part of Horizon 2020, is a public funding programme that funds research and innovation in small businesses. Only the most innovative companies get selected. Until now, out of over 50.000 applicants 4500 companies have been funded. This shows how intense the competition is under the programme and demonstrates the high quality of the proposals funded.

Comur, for several decades in the machine tools industry with innovation and ongoing improvement as fixed targets, after having passed First Phase selection it’s now ready to achieve Phase 2 applying for a grant for the project E-Optimum - Energy leading-edge technology for

high performance gear shaping machines”: a revolutionary gear shaping machine with unparalleled configurational flexibility, reduced environmental footprint and predictive maintenance capabilities which allow a reduction of Operational and Maintenace costs.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 882637.

The EIC Accelerator (SME Instrument) is a great facilitator to achieve SME goals mitigating the risks of ambitious development efforts, moreover it has a strong boost for our company in terms of planning and developing innovative projects and technologies.”