A FAST process and production system for high-throughput, highly flexible and cost-efficient volume production of miniaturised components made of a wide range of materials

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A FAST process and production system for high-throughput, highly flexible and cost-efficient volume production of miniaturised components made of a wide range of materials

Co-evolution of products-processes-production systems

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Co-evolution of products-processes-production systems or ‘industrial symbiosis’ with minimum need of new resources

Specifics for Project MICRO-FAST | A FAST process and production system for high-throughput, highly flexible and cost-efficient volume production of miniaturised components made of a wide range of materials

Title A FAST process and production system for high-throughput, highly flexible and cost-efficient volume production of miniaturised components made of a wide range of materials
Description COMPONENTS High-quality parts produced are expected to have impacts in the field of miniaturised products/systems, both for users and manufacturers.
Organisation UNIVERSITY OF STRATHCLYDE
 Active-screen plasma co-alloying technology for enhancing oxidation and wear resistance and reducing friction coefficient of tool surfaces Result title Active-screen plasma co-alloying technology for enhancing oxidation and wear resistance and reducing friction coefficient of tool surfaces
 Micro-FAST prototype machine Result description MEMS (Micro-Electric-Mechanical Systems), micromechanical devices and biotechnology products.
 Co-evolution of products-processes-production systems Taxon title Co-evolution of products-processes-production systems Taxon description Co-evolution of products-processes-production systems or ‘industrial symbiosis’ with minimum need of new resources Comments The evolution in each stage is strictly related to the evolution of the global chain.