Description of Centre
Areas of Activities
Main areas of interest:
Autonomous and Predictive Operation of Processes achieved by developments within:
Advanced Data Analytics incl. smooth data pre-treatment, handling and AI.
Real-time Sensing, Sensor technology and soft sensors and excellence within OEE1
Communication Network Intelligence
Robotics for Autonomous Systems
Competence and Lean Digital
Working areas within the defined interests
Facilitate increased internal Digital Competence and innovation in the member companies.
Increased awareness on use and exploitation of opportunities - existing and emerging.
Transfer of generic technology– internal and among members and branches.
Joint RTD2 projects on digitalisation – share costs including RCN3 and EU financing
Develop SMB Technology suppliers for long term relations with industry.
Scaling of tested technology including results from on-going projects.
Sharing knowledge and best practices among the members.
Sustainable and cost-efficient use of digitalisation with emphasis of stable and predictive production with an optimized OEE.
The industrial needs are the overall targets for DigiPro
Social awareness – adapt to UN's Sustainable Development Goals
Circular economy - resource efficiency in the value chain
Cost efficiency - Optimised specific energy by a minimum of environmental footprint
Effective development - of new processes, products, logistics and working processes
1 OEE: Overall Equipment Efficiency
2 RTD: Research, Technology, Development
3 RCN: Research Council Norway (Norges Forskningsråd)