Test before invest
|Renting equipment and access to Living-Lab||Becoming acquainted with the latest automation devices, human-machine interaction or prototyping.||Use for prototypes without spending on their acquisition.|
|Prototyping||Prototyping (mechatronics, software) from the idea to the first implementation for preliminary impact assessment.||Access to living-lab / use-cases relevant for production.|
|Digitization level identification / diagnosis||Identifying the digitization level and ways of improving efficiency.||Access to potential customers, participating in the evaluation and development of evaluation tools.|
|Industrial process automation||Finding partners and solutions to production problems.||Access to customers with process automation needs.|
|Advanced methods of interaction with the user||Access to prototype systems which can serve as inspiration in the implementation of production optimizations.|
|Advanced Artificial Intelligence Methods||Access to scientific results on the performance of AI algorithms.|
|Providing information on technological innovations or white papers relevant to Smart Factory|
|Technical system testing||Access to human resources for testing.|
|Offering consultancy on SW embedded development and testing||Opportunities for technical level consultancy and collaboration with potential customers who need SW embedded development and testing.|
Testing a training station for manual operations in industrial environment
ULBS (Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu), together with ifm effector, has evaluated the impact of a prototype training station with over 200 people in production, aiming to improve system usability.
Developing a multi-agent system for a prototype production system
Ropardo has implemented a multi-agent system for optimal planning of customer order execution in a prototype production system, part of ULBS (Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu), infrastructure.