Development of the first lightweight car, fully made of composite parts and 100% recyclable
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.
Environmental engineering experts carry out research and test the interaction between a product and its environment. By merging the knowledge of experts and the technical capabilities at the centres, there should be an increase in know-how and the eventual production of best products.
There are two main challenges: 1. To become sustainable by reducing resource consumption, managing transport and utility networks in a sustainable way, reducing environmental and man-made impacts, improving safety and security and protecting cultural heritage; 2. To become a demand-driven sector.