SME-MET IMCEE project is a research and development project where the university is joined by several companies: Sapotech Oy, Luxmet Oy, Blastman Robotics Oy, Bet-Ker Oy, Oulu Water Alliance Oy, SFTec Oy, SR-Instruments Oy and FIMECC Oy. The project is funded by TEKES.