Development and arrangement of flexible product and process- oriented organisational structures in the mould making industry assisted by an integrated information system based on the total quality management concept.
Design and development of an information system dedicated to management of engineering/manufacturing companies that deliver either by unit or in small series sophisticated machinery requiring a high degree of customization.
Flexible communication network in the field of industrial production systems integrated in company operations to develop competitiveness in mfg. Methods/design, mfg.Systems/ technology and organisation/human resource development.
Will support further development of abatement strategies within europe by providing an improved scientific basis for the quantification of source-receptor relationships for photo-oxidants and acidifying substances.
Improving the competitiveness of the european multimedia industry on the worldwide market.
Creation of a platform to stimulate r & d and technology transfer for wood products and in the processing industries, in order to initiate projects emphasising the environmentally-friendly role of wood.
Development of ceramic/metal substrates to produce high tc bi-2212 superconducting films by plasma-spraying of a ceramic layer on oxidation-resistant metallic alloys, followed by impregnation of pores with silver.
Cooperative r & d initiative defined to develop and exploit the strengths of the european packaging and interconnection industries in information & communication technology systems (icts) transport and component manufacturing processes.
Microstructure controls the properties of thermal deposits. small-angle neutron scattering technique offers new level of void system understanding to be used for the development of new and improved (for wear and corrosion) deposits.
The focus will be on both on eco-design and end-of-life management, particularly because of the legislative impact of the european commission's new directive (dg xi), which will probably come into force in 2003.