Projects


FACTLOG
Full Title: Energy-aware Factory Analytics for Process Industries
Aim:

Cognition can improve the behavior of a complex process system and FACTLOG offers a real-time processing layer where observations, knowledge and experience interoperate to understand and control...

Concept:
FACTLOG is driven by several specific business cases in the process industry and focuses in innovation about Analytics, AI and Optimization on the Deployment and Assessment of coherent Enhanced...
Start date:
01/11/2019
End date:
30/04/2023
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:
01/06/2017
End date:
31/05/2021
FISSAC
Full Title: Fostering industrial symbiosis for a sustainable resource intensive industry across the extended construction value chain
Aim:

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:
01/09/2015
End date:
29/02/2020
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:
01/11/2016
End date:
31/10/2020
FUDIPO
Full Title: Future Directions of Production Planning and Optimized Energy- and Process Industries
Aim:

The FUDIPO project will integrate machine learning functions on a wide scale into several critical process industries, showcasing radical improvements in energy and resource efficiency and...

Concept:
The approach is to construct physical process models, which then are continuously adapted using “good data” while “bad data” is used for fault diagnostics. After learning, classification of data can...
Start date:
01/10/2016
End date:
30/09/2020
HARMONI
Full Title: Harmonised assessment of regulatory bottlenecks and standardisation needs for the process industry
Aim:

<p>HARMONI aims at bringing together all the relevant stakeholders of the process industry to jointly identify, analyse and propose solutions to the regulatory bottlenecks and...

Concept:
In order to achieve HARMONI’s overarching goal, the consortium will develop and apply a methodology for ensuring an effective collaboration of the 8 sectors involved in SPIRE PPP to elaborate the...
Start date:
01/08/2017
End date:
01/11/2019
I-ThERM
Full Title: Industrial Thermal Energy Recovery Conversion and Management
Aim:

To develop and demonstrate technologies and processes for efficient and cost effective heat recovery from industrial facilities in the temperature range 70 oC to 1000 oC and the optimum...

Concept:
The project will focus on two-phase innovative heat transfer technologies (heat pipes-HP) for the recovery of heat from medium and low temperature sources and the use of this heat for; a) within the...
Start date:
01/10/2015
End date:
31/03/2019
IbD
Full Title: Intensified by Design® for the intensification of processes involving solids handling
Aim:

IbD® will create a holistic platform for facilitating process intensification in processes in which solids are an intrinsic part, the cornerstone of which will be an intensified-by-design® (IbD)....

Concept:
The IbD approach is hinged on the use of robust data about a process to ‘redesign’, modify, adapt and alter that process in a continuous, intensified system, and will be the new paradigm in the...
Start date:
01/09/2015
End date:
31/08/2018