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Title European Connected Factory Platform for Agile Manufacturing
Description The federation of the 4 base platforms is complemented by industrial platforms, collaboration tools and smart factory systems, specifically selected to support connected factories in lot-size-one manufacturing
Organisation VALUECHAIN.COM ENTERPRISES LIMITED (VLC)
Comments IT connection to some supply chain partners Digitalisation pathways Hyperconnected Factories Pathway Dynamic IT connections to new supply chain partners Digitalisation pathways Hyperconnected Factories
 Standards as trusted glue to federate digital platforms in the digital manufacturing domain Result description Presented by Grün Karl during the Standards for digital manufacturing webinar on the 20 October 2020, organised by Connected Factories 2 Project and EFFRA.
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Title Cloud-based Situational Analysis for Factories providing Real-time Reconfiguration Services
Description planning time Real-time reconfiguration decisions for optimisation of performance and real-time production and product functions The SAFIRE project targets two related technology challenges for smart factories
Comments Work station Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels Interconnected Systems of Production Systems (SoPS) Connected Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - SAFIRE (Cloud-based Situational Analysis for Factories providing Real-time Reconfiguration Services) Result title Periodic Reporting for period 1 - SAFIRE (Cloud-based Situational Analysis for Factories providing Real-time Reconfiguration Services) Result description The project targets two related technology challenges for factories of the future that present new opportunities for improving production, products and services: 1) Interconnected Systems of Production
 SAFIRE OAS pilot: Optimisation of production processes and preventive maintenance activities Result comments Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels Increasing human achievements in manufacturing systems Manufacturing performance characteristics Social sustainability
 SAFIRE ONA pilot: Adaptive Machining Result comments Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels Increasing human achievements in manufacturing systems Manufacturing performance characteristics Social sustainability
 Connected Enterprises - Factories Taxon title Connected Enterprises - Factories
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Comments Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels Connecting factories from different enterprises Manufacturing system levels Connected Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing
 Periodic Reporting for period 2 - CREMA (Cloud-based Rapid Elastic MAnufacturing) Result description CREMA will be built upon concepts and methods from the fields of Virtual Factories, Service-oriented Computing, Ubiquitous Computing, CPS, the Internet of Things and the Internet of
 Connected Enterprises - Factories Taxon title Connected Enterprises - Factories
 RP 3.1 Integrated factory models for evolvable manufacturing systems Taxon description Commonly used IT backend systems are neither widely interconnected nor interoperable which makes holistic representation, monitoring and management the factories difficult.
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Description The new era of manufacturing asks for flexible factories that can be quickly reprogrammed to provide faster time-to-market responding to global consumer demand, address mass-customisation needs and bring
Comments Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway MOM-SCADA systems connected Digitalisation pathways Connected IT and OT Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Platform enabled optimisation Digitalisation pathways Off-line
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - DISRUPT (Decentralised architectures for optimised operations via virtualised processes and manufacturing ecosystem collaboration) Result description The impact of the project to both the Factories of the Future strategic objectives for digital automation and the trends in the target industries remains high and includes the following: ?
 D2.3: The DISRUPT Platform Integration Plan Result comments Connected IT and OT Digitalisation pathways Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway MOM-SCADA systems connected Digitalisation pathways Connected IT and OT Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Platform enabled
 Connected IT and OT Taxon title Connected IT and OT
 RP 3.1 Integrated factory models for evolvable manufacturing systems Taxon description Commonly used IT backend systems are neither widely interconnected nor interoperable which makes holistic representation, monitoring and management the factories difficult.
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Comments Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels IoT enabled SCADA, MOM-MES, ERP (…) connectivity Digitalisation pathways Connected IT and OT Autonomous Smart Factories
 Fleet Management Platform for Machine Tools Result comments Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels IoT enabled SCADA, MOM-MES, ERP (…) connectivity Digitalisation pathways Connected IT and OT Autonomous Smart Factories
 Connected Enterprises - Factories Taxon title Connected Enterprises - Factories
 RP 3.13 Integration of design methods and tools Taxon description An effective design and management of the factories asks for the integration of methods and tools with contributions from the electrical, electronic, mechanical, physical and software domains.
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Title Industrial scenarios for connected factories
Comments Pathway Digitalisation pathways Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Digitalisation pathways Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Digitalisation pathways Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Digitalisation
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - ConnectedFactories (Industrial scenarios for connected factories) Result title Periodic Reporting for period 1 - ConnectedFactories (Industrial scenarios for connected factories) Result description The Hyperconnected Factories pathway: with a focus on networked enterprises in complex, dynamic supply chains and value networks ?
 Video - Autonomous & Smart Factories Pathway Result comments Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Digitalisation pathways ConnectedFactories
 Hyperconnected Factories Pathway Taxon title Hyperconnected Factories Pathway
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Description The objective is to increase the flexibility, productivity and innovation potential of modern factories, while enhancing the skills and commitment of the workforce.
Comments   MOM-SCADA systems connected Digitalisation pathways Connected IT and OT Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Implemented at both central pilots.
 Article on the AR for Enterprise Alliance (AREA) blog, introducing the SatisFactory project- "FACTORIES OF THE FUTURE". Result title Article on the AR for Enterprise Alliance (AREA) blog, introducing the SatisFactory project- "FACTORIES OF THE FUTURE". Result description Considering the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and the growing trend of connected devices in factories, it is obvious that smart devices and sensors could bring down production and maintenance costs
 Middleware + Ontology Management Result comments IT and OT Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway SatisFactory
 Hyperconnected Factories Pathway Taxon title Hyperconnected Factories Pathway
 Target clients Taxon description Which new markets and users will be connected?
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Comments and resource-efficient factories RP 3.11 Design and management of Production Systems in Evolution Research priorities Domain 3: Digital, virtual and resource-efficient factories Domain 4: Collaborative
 Domain 4: Collaborative and mobile enterprises Taxon title Domain 4: Collaborative and mobile enterprises
 RP 3.1 Integrated factory models for evolvable manufacturing systems Taxon description Commonly used IT backend systems are neither widely interconnected nor interoperable which makes holistic representation, monitoring and management the factories difficult.
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Comments system levels Field Device Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels Enterprise - Factory Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels Connected Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing
 ICP4Life Designer Component Result comments Connected Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels #Service, #Connectivity: Designer component will act as a connector among different domain engineers, including
 Connected Enterprises - Factories Taxon title Connected Enterprises - Factories
 Domain 4: Collaborative and mobile enterprises Taxon description The set of research priorities under this domain focuses on networked factories and dynamic supply chains.
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Description This technology acts as the technical operating system for business connections between factories and their suppliers.
Comments Connecting factories from different enterprises Manufacturing system levels Connected Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels The COMPOSITION ecosystem consists of connected IIMSs and it will
 Survery of successful elements with recommendations for COMPOSITION use cases II Result description Therefore, the different cooperation workshops held to date, and information regarding the delivered reports and documents by the FoF-11 CSA Connected Factories are presented.
 Survery of successful elements with recommendations for COMPOSITION use cases III Result description Therefore, the different cooperation workshops held to date, and information regarding the delivered reports and documents by the FoF-11 CSA Connected Factories are presented.
 Interoperability for M2M & HMI in factory environments II Result comments Connected IT and OT Digitalisation pathways Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway IoT enabled SCADA, MOM-MES, ERP (…) connectivity Digitalisation pathways Connected IT and OT Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway
 Hyperconnected Factories Pathway Taxon title Hyperconnected Factories Pathway
 RP 3.1 Integrated factory models for evolvable manufacturing systems Taxon description Commonly used IT backend systems are neither widely interconnected nor interoperable which makes holistic representation, monitoring and management the factories difficult.
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Comments Connected IT and OT Digitalisation pathways Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Realtime optimisation Digitalisation pathways Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Platform level interoperability
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - ROSSINI (RObot enhanced SenSing, INtelligence and actuation to Improve job quality in manufacturing) Result description investment in HRC technology, increasing European factories productivity and thus competitiveness versus low-cost manufacturers.
 Connected IT and OT Taxon title Connected IT and OT
 Skills - Knowledge-workers Taxon description   More details can be found in The ACE factories white paper “Human-centred factories from theory to industrial practice.
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Title Strategies and Predictive Maintenance models wrapped around physical systems for Zero-unexpected-Breakdowns and increased operating life of Factories
Comments Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels Autonomous /online/realtime Manufacturing Process Optimisation on machine level Digitalisation pathways Realtime optimisation
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - Z-BRE4K (Strategies and Predictive Maintenance models wrapped around physical systems for Zero-unexpected-Breakdowns and increased operating life of Factories) Result title Periodic Reporting for period 1 - Z-BRE4K (Strategies and Predictive Maintenance models wrapped around physical systems for Zero-unexpected-Breakdowns and increased operating life of Factories) Result description Manufacturing enterprises are pushed to take ?local? actions: thinking globally but acting and staying economically compatible within the local (regional and national) context.
 Connected Enterprises - Factories Taxon title Connected Enterprises - Factories
 Domain 3: Digital, virtual and resource-efficient factories Taxon description Factories designed in such holistic and structured way will be more efficient in energy consumption and will provide a safer workplace.
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Comments Production systems and Factories Domain 2: Adaptive and smart manufacturing systems Domain 3: Digital, virtual and resource-efficient factories Research priorities RP 3.10 Design and management of Production
 Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Taxon title Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway
 RP 5.3 Levels of automation and continuous adaptation of workplaces Taxon description Semantic technologies, digital libraries and intelligent information retrieval for manufacturing knowledge capitalization from different interconnected (legacy) systems should furthermore be investigated
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Title Seamless Human-Robot Cooperation for Intelligent, Flexible and Safe Operations in the Assembly Factories of the Future
Comments Research priorities Domain 2: Adaptive and smart manufacturing systems RP 2.12 Monitoring, Perception & Awareness on Manufacturing Research priorities Sub-Domain 2.2 Dynamic Production systems and Factories
 Sub-Domain 2.2 Dynamic Production systems and Factories Taxon title Sub-Domain 2.2 Dynamic Production systems and Factories
 RP 5.3 Levels of automation and continuous adaptation of workplaces Taxon description Semantic technologies, digital libraries and intelligent information retrieval for manufacturing knowledge capitalization from different interconnected (legacy) systems should furthermore be investigated
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Comments Connecting factories from different enterprises Manufacturing system levels Connected Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels The collaborations supported by DIGICOR platform will involve interlinking
 D5.10 DIGICOR Data Models Implementation Result comments Factories Pathway DIGICOR
 D6.2: Knowledge Protection Specification Result comments Factories Pathway DIGICOR
 SCM - MES - ERP Software connected to SCM - MES - ERP software of suppliers or customers Taxon title SCM - MES - ERP Software connected to SCM - MES - ERP software of suppliers or customers
 Target clients Taxon description Which new markets and users will be connected?
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Description The MUSIC project is strongly aimed at leading EU-HPDC/PIM factories to cost-based competitive advantage through the necessary transition to a demand-driven industry with lower waste generation, efficiency
Comments from different enterprises Manufacturing system levels Connected Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels web-based platform and the access management is assential to collaborative platform
 Connected Enterprises - Factories Taxon title Connected Enterprises - Factories
 Domain 3: Digital, virtual and resource-efficient factories Taxon description Factories designed in such holistic and structured way will be more efficient in energy consumption and will provide a safer workplace.
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Description Smart factories are characterized by increasing automation and increasing customization.
Comments Domain 2: Adaptive and smart manufacturing systems RP 2.13 M2M cloud connectivity for future manufacturing enterprises Research priorities Sub-Domain 2.2 Dynamic Production systems and Factories Domain
 Factory2Fit video - Worker-Centred Solutions for Factories of the Future Result title Factory2Fit video - Worker-Centred Solutions for Factories of the Future
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - Factory2Fit (Empowering and participatory adaptation of factory automation to fit for workers) Result description Smart factories are characterised by increasing automation and increasing customisation.
 RP 2.13 M2M cloud connectivity for future manufacturing enterprises Taxon title RP 2.13 M2M cloud connectivity for future manufacturing enterprises
 RP 3.1 Integrated factory models for evolvable manufacturing systems Taxon description Commonly used IT backend systems are neither widely interconnected nor interoperable which makes holistic representation, monitoring and management the factories difficult.
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Comments RP 5.9 Linking organisational knowledge in connected enterprises Research priorities Domain 5: Human-centric manufacturing A4BLUE enables the transference of knowledge among workers and from
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - A4BLUE (Adaptive Automation in Assembly For BLUE collar workers satisfaction in Evolvable context) Result description Initial prototype introducing a smart torque wrench connected to a guidance tool based on augmented reality to support the complex hydraulic system assembly.
 RP 5.9 Linking organisational knowledge in connected enterprises Taxon title RP 5.9 Linking organisational knowledge in connected enterprises Taxon description Extended enterprises a reality and the notion is a strongly encouraged vision of “virtual factories”.
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Description The consortium includes 3 end-user factories, 3 machine-tool suppliers, 1 leading component supplier, 4 innovative SMEs, 3 research organizations and 3 academic institutions.
Comments in silos Digitalisation pathways Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Connected IT and OT Digitalisation pathways Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Off-line optimisation Digitalisation pathways Autonomous
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - PreCoM (Predictive Cognitive Maintenance Decision Support System) Result description The consortium includes 3 end-user factories, 3 machine-tool suppliers, 1 leading component supplier, 4 innovative SMEs, 3 research organizations and 3 academic institutions.
 Hyperconnected Factories Pathway Taxon title Hyperconnected Factories Pathway
 Target clients Taxon description Which new markets and users will be connected?
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Comments and smart manufacturing systems RP 2.13 M2M cloud connectivity for future manufacturing enterprises Research priorities Sub-Domain 2.2 Dynamic Production systems and Factories Domain 2: Adaptive and
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - MC-SUITE (ICT Powered Machining Software Suite) Result description s machines are now connected to the monitoring platform.
 RP 2.13 M2M cloud connectivity for future manufacturing enterprises Taxon title RP 2.13 M2M cloud connectivity for future manufacturing enterprises Taxon description It is currently estimated that we will have in the order of 50 billion connected devices by the year 2020.
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Comments ERP-MOM systems connected Digitalisation pathways Connected IT and OT Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway The Automation domain of the FAR-EDGE Platform introduced the concept of a Distibuted
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - FAR-EDGE (Factory Automation Edge Computing Operating System Reference Implementation) Result description Industry 4.0 is the integration of Information Technology and Operational Technology into what is sometimes called the 'smart and connected factory'.
 ERP-MOM systems connected Taxon title ERP-MOM systems connected
 RP 3.1 Integrated factory models for evolvable manufacturing systems Taxon description Commonly used IT backend systems are neither widely interconnected nor interoperable which makes holistic representation, monitoring and management the factories difficult.
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Comments Connected Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels FIWARE Technologies and enablers Programming Frameworks – Software Development Kits (SDKs) Information and communication
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - AUTOWARE (Wireless Autonomous, Reliable and Resilient ProductIon Operation ARchitecture for Cognitive Manufacturing) Result description The last dimension of the AUTOWARE approach is connected to the development of specific tools and enablers for autonomous process design and operation.
 Connected Enterprises - Factories Taxon title Connected Enterprises - Factories
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Description Our adoption plan is designed to enable two or more platform providers at the end of the project, and to have 1000 to 2000 enterprises connected to the overall ecosystem at that point.
Comments from different enterprises Manufacturing system levels Connected Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels NIMBLE enables B2B collaboration at the connected world and enterprise levels Streamlined
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - NIMBLE (Collaboration Network for Industry, Manufacturing, Business and Logistics in Europe) Result description This will make enterprises more agile to move into new markets. (3) Business Processes: make B2B business processes easy to handle for smaller enterprises that lack ICT support.
 Semantic Modelling of Manufacturing Collaboration Assets Result comments Factories Pathway NIMBLE
 Product and Service Search Engine and Search Mediator Result comments Factories Pathway NIMBLE
 Design and Implementation of Security and Privacy for Core Business Services Result comments Factories Pathway NIMBLE
 Target clients Taxon description Which new markets and users will be connected?
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Comments IT and OT Digitalisation pathways Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway IoT enabled SCADA, MOM-MES, ERP (…) connectivity Digitalisation pathways Connected IT and OT Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Off-line
 Connected IT and OT Taxon title Connected IT and OT
 Target clients Taxon description Which new markets and users will be connected?
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Description The primary outcomes of vf-OS are an: Open Operating System (vf-OS) and Software Development Kit (OAK) for Factories of the Future that aims to be the reference system software for collaborative
Comments Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels Connecting factories from different enterprises Manufacturing system levels Connected Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing
 Periodic Reporting for period 1 - vf-OS (Virtual Factory Open Operating System) Result description FIWARE, Talend, etc.) to quickly provide value to enterprises (final users) and developers.
 Connected Enterprises - Factories Taxon title Connected Enterprises - Factories
 RP 3.1 Integrated factory models for evolvable manufacturing systems Taxon description Commonly used IT backend systems are neither widely interconnected nor interoperable which makes holistic representation, monitoring and management the factories difficult.
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Title Worker-Centric Workplaces in Smart Factories
Description It is the high ambition of the project to create "FACTorieS for WORKERS" (FACTS4WORKERS), therefore a serious effort will be put into integrating already available IT enablers into a seamless
Comments Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway result_rcn_EC admin Humans actively connected Digitalisation pathways Connected IT and OT Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway Innovation Action (IA) Project type -
 Periodic Reporting for period 2 - FACTS4WORKERS (Worker-Centric Workplaces in Smart Factories) Result title Periodic Reporting for period 2 - FACTS4WORKERS (Worker-Centric Workplaces in Smart Factories) Result description The consortium is composed by 15 partners from 7 different EU member states including tier-1, -2 and -3 suppliers, large production enterprises and individual factories that are representative of many
 Detailed and Refined Industrial Challenges I, II, III, and IV (1) Result comments result_rcn_EC admin deliverableType_EC admin Documents, reports Humans actively connected Digitalisation pathways Connected IT and OT Autonomous Smart Factories Pathway FACTS4WORKERS
 ERP-MOM systems connected Taxon title ERP-MOM systems connected
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Description dramatically improve the adoption of CPPSs all over Europe by means of the creation, nurturing and flourishing of CPS-driven regional innovation ecosystems, made of competence centers, manufacturing enterprises
Comments Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels Reducing the consumption of energy, while increasing the usage of renewable energy Manufacturing performance characteristics
 Lombardy Champion - Zero-Hours Quality Result description Currently, ZHQ is implemented as a CPS where products under test are connected to a number of fixed workstations.
 Rhône-Alpes Champion: The Smart Mold Result comments Connected Enterprises - Factories Manufacturing system levels Manufacturing system levels The Smart Mold, as a true cyber-physical system, publishes data through a cloud infrastructure.
 Connected Enterprises - Factories Taxon title Connected Enterprises - Factories
 Domain 3: Digital, virtual and resource-efficient factories Taxon description Factories designed in such holistic and structured way will be more efficient in energy consumption and will provide a safer workplace.
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Comments machines Domain 2: Adaptive and smart manufacturing systems RP 2.10 Adaptive Process Automation and Control for a sensing shop floor Research priorities Sub-Domain 2.2 Dynamic Production systems and Factories
 RP 5.11 Demonstrating smart factories that attract people Taxon title RP 5.11 Demonstrating smart factories that attract people
 Skills - Knowledge-workers Taxon description   More details can be found in The ACE factories white paper “Human-centred factories from theory to industrial practice.