According to the bank website, the project supports the improvement and expansion of research and development (R&D) infrastructure at the Centre for Research & Technology Hellas (CERTH) and the Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas (FORTH), two of the most prominent Greek research centres. It will co-finance the construction of multiple new research buildings and the renovation of existing ones, as well as the purchase of R&D and information and communications technology (ICT) equipment.
At CERTH, the proposed project concerns the implementation of the centre's development strategy named CERTH 2.0,which consists of the following components:
- New facilities for the Information Technologies Institute (ITI) and renovation of ITI's existing building;
- New facilities for the Hellenic Institute of Transport (HIT) and renovation of HIT's existing building;
- New facilities for the Institute of Applied Biosciences (INAB) and extension of INAB's main building;
- New facilities for the Institute for Bio-economy and Agro-technology (iBO);
- New facilities for the Chemical Process & Energy Resources Institute (CPERI) and renovation of CPERI's existing research centre; and
- A new Remote Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing Space on CERTH's main campus.
At FORTH the Promoter's project proposal includes six components:
- The construction of an Innovation and Advanced Training Centre on FORTH's main campus;
- New facilities for the Department of Biomedical Research;
- Demonstration installations for the Institute of Chemical Engineering Sciences;
- New facilities for the Institute of Astrophysics (Skinakas Observatory)
- The renovation of the building of the Institute for Mediterranean Studies;
- New facilities for the Research & Innovation Centre for Sustainable Energy Transition.
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