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Projects

DRYficiency
Full Title: Waste Heat Recovery in Industrial Drying Processes
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The overall objective of the DRYficiency project is to lead energy-intensive sectors of the European manufacturing industry to high energy efficiency and a reduction of fossil carbon emissions by...

Concept:
The DRYficiency consortium will elaborate technically and economically viable solutions for upgrading idle waste heat streams to process heat streams at higher temperature levels up to 180 °C. The...
Start date:
1 September, 2016
ECCO
Full Title: Energy Efficient Coil Coating Process
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ECCO proposes a novel solution for the curing oven operation, which can not only drastically increase the compactness and energetic efficiency of the system, but leads to an...

Concept:
The main idea is to heat the metal strip by IR-radiation and operate the curing oven well above the Upper Explosive Limit (UEL), thus, performing the drying and curing process in an atmosphere mainly...
Start date:
1 October, 2017
Ecobulk
Full Title: Circular Process for Eco-Designed Bulky Products and Internal Car Parts
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Concept:
ECOBULK through a large scale demonstration effort will contribute to “closing the loop” of composite products in the automotive, furniture and building sectors by promoting greater re-use, upgrade,...
Start date:
1 June, 2017
ENSUREAL
Full Title: Integrated cross-sectorial approach for environmentally sustainable and resource-efficient alumina production
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Start date:
3 August, 2017
EPOS
Full Title: Enhanced energy and resource Efficiency and Performance in process industry Operations via onsite and cross-sectorial Symbiosis
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The EPOS project brings together 5 global process industries from 5 key relevant sectors: steel, cement, chemicals, minerals and engineering. EPOS's main objective is to enable cross-sectorial...

Concept:
The ambition of the EPOS partners is to gain cross-sectorial knowledge and investigate cluster opportunities using an innovative Industrial Symbiosis platform to be developed and validated during the...
Start date:
1 October, 2015
FiberEUse
Full Title: Large scale demonstration of new circular economy value-chains based on the reuse of end-of-life fiber reinforced composites
Aim:

Glass and carbon fiber reinforced polymer composites (GFRP and CFRP) are increasingly used as structural materials in many manufacturing sectors like transport, constructions and energy due to...

Start date:
1 June, 2017
FISSAC
Full Title: Fostering industrial symbiosis for a sustainable resource intensive industry across the extended construction value chain
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The overall objective of FISSAC project is to develop and demonstrate a new paradigm built on an innovative industrial symbiosis model towards a zero waste approach in the resource intensive...

Concept:
A methodology and a software platform will be developed in order to implement the innovative industrial symbiosis model in a feasible scenario of industrial symbiosis synergies between industries (...
Start date:
1 September, 2015
FReSMe
Full Title: From Residual Steel gases to Methanol
Aim:

To demonstrate feasibility of valorising CO2 and H2 capture from blast furnace gases (BFG) from the steel industry by turning into a versatile chemical platform and renewable fuel such as Methanol...

Concept:
The FReSMe project will produce methanol fuel that will be demonstrated in ship transportation. This green fuel will be produced from CO2, recovered from an industrial Blast Furnace Gases (BFG), and...
Start date:
1 November, 2016