Intelligent mechatronic automation & remote control systems for hydraulic-operated vehicles, to overcome limitations of hydraulic components and systems and improvement of hydraulic advantages.
Improvement of communications between european public engineering works sites via development of a common language, involving document exchange (usually computerized) and establishment of standards and procedures.
Objective: the aim is to generate sub-projects developing high technology products, processes, systems or services contributing to solving some of europe's major environmental problems.
Flexible cost effective robotic bricklaying system to work in a variety of hostile environments including primarily steel convertors. Visual techniques and tactile sensors will be used.
To improve pan-european computer networks for researchers by introducing advanced network technologies (at 34 mbit/s and and beyond)/applications; improving the quality of services and establishing an appropriate management environment.
The aim is to reduce rubber waste by reprocessing it as a tailor-made service to the rubber industry. This new approach to the recycling problem needs new organisational structures and specific technical research is required.
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.
Development of a new process for pipe production using ultra high strength concrete offering techno-economic advantages on existing products used in sewage infrastructures with a huge development potential in and outside europe.
Develop thin wall injection moulding technology to reduce wall thickness (>1.0 mm) for engineering plastics, evaluate and develop material and processing equipment for good quality parts in extremely thin wall sections.
New technology development for a low cost production process of '3d' structures, to be used for various applications, and particularly in high performance rechargeable batteries.