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Tecnova Technology Centre promotes applied innovation and technology development so as to improve competitiveness and profitability of companies in the agribusiness sector.


We work with more than 300 companies that are committed to processes of change and innovation within their organizations and we do it with responsibility, flexibility and confidentiality.


Tecnova, as European cluster bringing together the main companies of the sector, works as a network to help them position themselves in the main international markets, by transferring knowledge and technology, promoting R&D and looking for funding lines.


Areas of services

Tecnova promotes applied innovation and technology development based on the knowledge gained at the national and international level, and brings value and competitiveness to companies in the agriculture auxiliary industry.

Greenghouse technology & agromotic

We provide services in the field of greenhouse technology, sensors and traceability related to the agribusiness sector.




Plant production & environment

Tecnova Technology Centre has 14 different sorts of greenhouse infrastructures for all types of trials.



Postharvest technology

We work in packaging and preservation and handling treatments for food safety of 4th and 5th range fruit and vegetables.



Healthy & biotechonology

We carry out services related to nutrition, microbiology, food safety, agriculture and plastic material.





Experience in innovation management, results transfer, training and internationalisation.



Our Clients

Tecnova Works with 289 clients all over the world. Tecnova has currently started the year implementing 54 projects aimed at innovation and development.


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Its number of employees has increased, up to 43 workers, 80% of them being qualified personnel; 17.95%, doctorates and 51.28%, with university or vocational education degree.

Managing Director


Mª Carmen Galera Quiles

Managing Director

Work team

María Del Mar Villegas Oliva
Jordi Fusté Ballesteros

Eduardo Pardo Martínez

Greenghouse technology

Alba Pérez Ridao

Industrial development

Work team

Carolina Sánchez Barranco
Eva López Ayllón
Yolanda Serrano Alonso
Sandra López Salvador

Carolina Martínez Gaitán

Plant production & environment

Work team

Teresa Turiño Rodríguez
Raúl Jiménez Rodríguez

Mª Carmen Villalobos Rivera

Postharvest technology

Work team

Antonia Barros De Las Heras
Rosa Mª Moreno Zamora


Rebeca Pilar Ramos Bueno

Healthy & biotechnology

Work team

Antonio Arcos López

Diego Teruel Giménez

Business development

Work team

Alexandra Madollel Mañas
Eva Justicia Calderón
Blanca Estévez Moreno

Guadalupe López Díaz

Project management R&I

Lorena Galán Pérez


Work team

María Molina Pérez
Beatriz Flores López
Irene García Arredondo

Miguel González Cutillas

Corporate services

Manuela García Torres

Communications & marketing

Meet our facilities

Tecnova Technology Centre represents a great opportunity for addressing the current challenges of intensive agriculture by means of development, evolution, knowledge generation and optimisation of greenhouse intensive farming techniques.


Its main office is located in PITA (Almeria Science and Technology Park). It has more than 3.500 m2 of facilities distributed in: two pilot plants (4th range products and agri-food robotics), growing chambers for pre- and post-harvest, and laboratories of plastic film, food and shelf-life analysis, biotechnology and molecular biology.


The experimental centre has a surface area of 12.000 m2 available to carry out experimental trials, as well as to design and validate new products for agriculture. It has different types of greenhouse structures, growing chambers, portable cages and greenhouses, high-productivity areas, results transfer, product classification and agriculture waste management.

Tecnova in the world

The Tecnova Technology Center is in charge of promoting applied innovation and technological development based on knowledge acquired at national and international level, providing value and competitiveness to companies in the auxiliary industry sector of agriculture and with the collaboration of all the agents involved in the process. It is present in 25 countries whose purpose is innovation and technological development, the transfer of technology and knowledge to be more competitive through innovation.