Cosentino Group, and CTA (Technological Corporation of Andalusia), have launched the
The period is open for applications from today through February 1, 2022. Applicants can be SMEs, innovators, research groups, technology centers, and individuals. Legal entities and individuals can also participate. You can find all the details on the conneCTA open innovation platform by clicking here.
CTA and Cosentino Group are looking for innovative ways to improve the Dekton(r), which is Cosentino's highly-resistant, compact surface.
The goal is to create a Dekton(r), GRIP floor treatment that is more slip-resistant, easier to apply, does not alter the color, does not cost more than EUR5/m2, does not require special maintenance and meets current regulations on slip resistance and abrasion. It is also visually appealing, pleasant to touch, and industrially feasible in a ceramic process.
Dekton(r), due to its technical properties, is an excellent material for flooring. It is also suitable for outdoor use and has excellent performance. Cosentino Research
Dekton(r), GRIP has exceptional qualities that are superior to other products. This challenge seeks to identify opportunities for improvement in both the performance and maintenance of the material and/or its manufacturing process.