IKERLAN S. Coop. (IKER) is a Spanish private not-for-profit Technology Centre created in 1974, member of the Basque Research Technology Alliance and a technological R&D actor within the Mondragon Corporation. IKERLAN is a point of reference for innovation, dedicated to advanced technology transfer to industry and comprehensive product development (from concept to implementation) for a wide variety of domains: transportation (railway and vertical), automation, industrial, medical, home appliances, etc. IKERLAN works closely with companies to improve their competitiveness, through the application of technological knowledge to develop both innovative products and new tools and methodologies for implementation in design and production processes.