Verein zur Förderung des Technologietransfers der Hochschule Bremerhaven e.V. (TTZ)

TTZ is a private non-profit organisation established in 1987 in Bremerhaven, Germany. It is an innovative provider of technology transfer services and conducts customer-oriented trainings, research and development. It has a multicultural and multidisciplinary staff of around 120 persons. It is a highly recognised R&D service provider for private companies, mainly SMEs from the region. TTZ has coordinated and participated in the development, negotiation, implementation and management of more than 400 European and international projects, ranging from small and medium scale (with 6 to 10 partners) to large-scale projects (with more than 20 partners). The continued and successful participation of TTZ in different instruments of EU programmes for environment, research and development, gives it a sound project management experience. For this project the Environmental Institute, a TTZ’s branch expert in the fields of Integrated Water Resource Management and Treatment Technologies, Sustainable Land Use and Resources Management will be responsible.