The WALLACHIA eHUB – DIGITAL INNOVATION HUB (WEH), ID 101083410, Call DIGITAL-2021-EDIH-01 project is a European project, which runs from January 1st, 2023, to December 31st, 2025, with the European Commission as the grant authority. The total value of the project is €3,172,282.50, of which
the EU contributes €1,586,131.28.
The consortium brings together 16 partners, as follows: SPIRU HARET UNIVERSITY, DANUBE ENGINEERING HUB ASSOCIATION, PETROLEUM AND GAS UNIVERSITY OF PLOIEȘTI, HEVECO SRL, UNBOX MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS SRL, AUDIT SRL, TECHNOLOGY ENABLED CONSTRUCTION CLUSTER ASSOCIATION (TEC), GREENTRONICS SRL, ELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY PROMOTION ASSOCIATION (APTE), BEIA CONSULT INTERNATIONAL SRL, BUCHAREST PROMO ROBOTS SRL, OMEGA TRUST SRL, INTEGRISOFT SOLUTIONS SRL, KOGNITIVE MANUFACTURING TECH SRL, PETAL SA, and INPULSE PARTNERS SRL.
The consortium aims to harmonize the reciprocal capacities to offer specialized services in the form of digital solutions and interoperability, applying advanced technologies such as AI, cybersecurity, robotics, mobility, location-based technologies (GIS), digital modeling in construction (BIM), blockchain, etc. The WEH project will offer a range of high-tech services that focus on logistics engineering, precision agriculture, Smart City, dual-use services, urbanism and training programs on key digitalization concepts, etc.
The industries planned to be supported through the WEH project in the next three years are: production (furniture, textiles, metal and plastic structures, industry 4.0); agri-food industry; tourism and heritage (hotels, restaurants, heritage goods such as museums, old buildings, entrepreneurs involved in rural tourism and niche markets, including tourism with organic food from local producers); construction industry; energy, oil, and gas; health; transport means and public authorities.
The objectives of the project include: supporting regional digitalization needs and contributing to the creation and consolidation of a network of DIHs at the European level; coordinating and stimulating the digital transformation process through innovative integrated services and solutions, with a multiplier effect in the South Muntenia region as well as in the Bucharest-Ilfov region, and strengthening the WeH capacity as a provider of digitalization services.