Welcome to the Pilots4U database!
The Pilots4U database is an easily accessible database of multipurpose open access pilot and demo-infrastructures for the European bio-economy. Within this particular database, "bioeconomy" is translated into the following technologies: Industrial Biotechnology, Chemical Conversion, Thermal Conversion, Pulping, Fractionation and Purification, Material Technologies, Algal Cultivation, Anaerobic Digestion and Nutrient Recovery.
Are you looking for a partner to scale-up your innovative process?
All facilities included in the database are open to any start-up, small, medium or large enterprise looking for equipment and expertise to translate an innovative lab scale process into a viable industrial process. To search the database, please click SEARCH DATABASE.
Would you like to add your open access pilot or demo equipment to the database?
We are continuously expanding the current network and aim to map all existing facilities relevant with regard to the topic and the Technology Readiness Level.
How can you add equipment to the database?
STEP 1: Check if your equipment fits the TECHNOLOGY SCOPE of this particular database
STEP 2: Complete the CREATE DATABASE ENTRY form, we will confirm your submission via email
STEP 3: The Pilots4U team REVIEWS your entry
STEP 4: You will receive an email with LOG-IN DETAILS so you can access your data at any time. In this email we MAY ASK to AMEND your entry to fit the database format.
STEP 5: Your entry will be PUBLISHED in the database
WHAT IS PILOTS4U?
Pilots4U has set up an easily accessible database of open access pilot and multipurpose demonstration infrastructures for the European bio-economy. How can you make use of this database if you are an enterprise active in the bio-economy and looking to scale up your innovative process? Take a look at this video and find out!