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Identification number in the register: 20210641335-88
Registration date: 10/03/2009 17:37:18

The information on this entity was last modified on: 17/04/2015 15:54:31
The date of the last annual update was: 11/03/2015 10:47:38
Next update due latest on: 11/03/2016

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual




    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations

Trade and business associations

    Contact details

Boulevard A. Reyers, 80
Brussels 1030

(+32) 027068235

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Adrian Harris

Director General

    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Adrian Harris

Director General

    Goals / remit

Orgalime is the European federation whose members are national federations and European associations representing manufacturers in European mechanical, electrical, electronic and metal articles industries

Orgalime has 41 members (National associations and European Sector Associations) in 23 European countries with a total membership of some 130.000 companies in an industry which employs around 10 million people (2013 figures).

Orgalime has as main objectives:
- To provide to its members information on the activities of the European Union and international bodies of direct relevance to the operations of engineering companies operating in the EU and internationally.
- To act as a network to facilitate the participation of manufacturing technology companies in EU funded R&D projects through participation in the Manufuture network
- To provide the EU institutions with information concerning our industry and to particpate in the EU institutions' consultations on behalf of Europe's engineering industry on selected issues affecting a broad range of its members.
- To provide a wide range of customised services to different sectors of our industry, notably for the monitoring, analysis and dissemination of relevant information published by regulators and for the organisation of congresses and events.
- To promote relations between member federations/associations


    Specific activities covered by the Register

- Policy areas: Internal market for Products and Services, Energy Union, Digital Single Market CEP, Horizon 2020;
- Environmental issues: CEP, REACH, WEEE, RoHS, IED, REACH, Eco design;
- Internal market directives: Alignment to the NLF package, GPSD, standardisation package;Product safety and market surveillance package, CPSR
- Legal and trade issues: FTAS: notably TTIP and Japan; conflict minerals; public procurement policies, CESL, IPR protection and European patent policy,
- Energy policy: Energy Union, Energy Efficiency Directive, Smart Grids task force, e-mobility, deployment of alternative fuels infrastructure, EPBD, Energy Labelling Directive;
- Research & Development: Horizon 2020,smart specialisation, FoF PPP
Digital agenda: digitalization of manufacturing, big data, trade secrets, data protection

See hereunder




Advanced Manufacturing Task Force (DG GROW)
Smart Grids Task Force (DGs ENER and GROW)
Eco design Directive (ERP) forum


European Forum for Manufacturing

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

50%: 3   25%: 9



Overall Orgalime has a staff of 28 persons of which 12 are involved on a part time basis for Orgalime activities falling under the Transparency Register.

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Sigrid LINHER 08/10/2014 03/10/2015
Lars KOCH 06/09/2014 04/09/2015
Rozenn MARÉCHAL 13/03/2015 11/03/2016
Philippe PORTALIER 21/04/2015 17/04/2016
Željko PAZIN 08/10/2014 03/10/2015
Efthymia NTIVI 21/04/2015 17/04/2016
Maria Chiara DETRAGIACHE 06/09/2014 04/09/2015
Concha PICÓN MUÑOZ 13/03/2015 11/03/2016
Adrian HARRIS 02/10/2014 30/09/2015

    Fields of interest

  • Climate Action
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Customs
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Internal Market
  • Regional Policy
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Trans-European Networks

    Membership and affiliation

Orgalime participates in the following associations/federations and networks:

- Alliance for a Competitive European Industry
- Cenelec (Cooperating partner)
- Construction Europe (ex CEPMC)
- EFFRA (European Factories of the Future Research Association)
- EFM (European Forum for Manufacturing)
- EurActiv
- EuropElectro (representation in the area of standardisation of the electrical engineering industry in China)
- ManuFuture (Research)

    Financial data

01/2014  -  12/2014

400,000 € - 499,999 €

No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.

Orgalime is financed essentially by its member federations and associations, through the sale of legal and professional publications, as well as through the sale of services and information to third party associations.
The expenditure total budget for 2014 was fixed at 3079000 euro

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.