Zero-defect manufacturing of composite parts in the aerospace industry

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Zero-defect manufacturing of composite parts in the aerospace industry

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Title Zero-defect manufacturing of composite parts in the aerospace industry
Description The future manufacturing of the A320neo wing covers will be provide the background for the developments.
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - ZAero (Zero-defect manufacturing of composite parts in the aerospace industry) Result title Periodic Reporting for period 1 - ZAero (Zero-defect manufacturing of composite parts in the aerospace industry) Result description This is currently causing huge productivity losses during lay-up and leads to a real bottleneck in carbon fibre parts manufacturing.
 Virtualisation and digitalisation of the interrelation between manufacturing and new business models Taxon title Virtualisation and digitalisation of the interrelation between manufacturing and new business models
 Condition and performance monitoring Taxon description Continuous monitoring of the condition and performance of the manufacturing system on component and machine level, enables sustainable and competive manufacturing, also by introducing autonomous diagnosis
 Realtime optimisation Comments Part flow simulation provides real-time feedback about the state of the production line and enables the evaluation of different strategies to optimize performance.