The results of the second SEED call of the METABUILDING project have recently been released. In total, 47 European SMEs responded to this first call. The national participation was also a success: from the 10 applications submitted, 6 projects were supported, from the following SMEs: AQUA IN SILICO, ESTRELA DO NORTE, FRAÇÃO PADRÃO, INTELLIBUILD, NBDX, and OPENBOOK.
Each voucher awarded has a value of up to 5000€ and will be applied to boost innovation in SMEs in the sector.
The projects were evaluated according to their innovative nature, their impact on the construction sector and their regional relevance, whose innovation processes have application in the construction sector and link with the areas of additive manufacturing, circular economy, nature-based and digital solutions.