KONIKER a non-profit R & D business unit of Fagor Arrasate and Mondragon Assembly. It specialises in the field of forming and assembly. KONIKER works closely with leading companies and institutions related to automotive, steel, appliances, and energy and health sectors. It is a member of the Basque Science, Technology and Innovation Network and its facilities are located in Mondragon (Gipuzkoa, Spain).
Its expertise in advanced manufacturing is shaped in industrial research projects applied to forming metal and composite materials, the development of handling and transferring elements, the development of advanced functionalities for machine production and energy optimization, advanced maintenance by cyber physical systems integration, and thin-film amorphous silicon panel manufacturing.