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Part of the companies of the sector wish to specialize in the production of parts for the aeronautical industry and thanks to this they have created the aeronautical cluster. As a result of this initiative, different parts of aircraft of the national Navy, as well as local airlines, have already been developed.
Thus, the region has a Center for Innovation and Technological Development of Manufacturing and Metalworking “CINDETEMM” which puts at the service of local companies a laboratory of reverse engineering, scan and 3D printing, mechanical vibration bank, analysis thermographic, vibration tester, among others.
For its part, as regards to electric mobility, the Energy Company of Pereira has led this strategy, creating a series of charging stations for electric motorcycles. The company also commercializes motorcycles and it is expected to be able to achieve the installation of a local assembler of these that allows to have the complete chain of industry in the department.