The overall objective is to provide the european structural steelwork industry with the means to overhaul itself by introducing purpose-developed, computer integrated manufacturing (cim) systems.
Intelligent mechatronic automation & remote control systems for hydraulic-operated vehicles, to overcome limitations of hydraulic components and systems and improvement of hydraulic advantages.
New industrial products and technologies as well as craft skills for conservation and restoration work. Establishment of technical standards and guidelines for examination and treatment of objects and monuments.
Automated machines for the manufacturing of microcapsules. process study of microencapsulation.
Fibres for medical applications, concrete reinforcement and fibres for polymer matrix composites
Fully portable, c.A.E. Software tool for advanced dynamic simulation of chemical plants, applicable for process design, disturbance analysis and training purposes.
Products and processes for enzymatic treatment of paper pulps and of high yield pulp in particular.
High performance wollastonite-glass fibre phenolic engineering moulding composites and identification of their major areas of application.
Establishment of new, advanced treatment of wastewater including removal of organic waste, nitrate and phosphorus compounds by combining chemical precipitation; introduction of sludge hydrolysis process.
Various systems for animal identification and registration based on an electronic transponder will be developed.