IoT Hub interconnects data for us to use in everyday life

In the world of Internet of Things, all objects in our surrounding environment create and provide information. To be able to distribute, analyse and use this immense amount of data, we need to have open interface platforms, the IoT Hubs.

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From environment perception to situational awareness and adaptive safety in a multi machine work site

Video presents shortly 3 demonstrations and their results of EFFIMA programme. Demonstrations are Situation awareness for collision avoidance in harbor environment, rapid safety function development process, and localization in civil engineering worksite.

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Compact energy efficient hydraulic drives for marine applications – tackling the environmental and performance requirements

Energy efficiency and compact design define some of the key requirements for modern day mobile and industrial applications. Digital hydraulics and pump controlled hydraulics introduce attractive alternatives for traditional low efficiency hydraulic systems and can be constructed with compact...

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Improving the efficiency of order-picking in distribution centres

In order-picking the pickers drive around the warehouse and pick items according to customer orders. It is a very labour intensive operation and can cause as much as 50% of the total warehousing operating costs. Researchers received a three months dataset from an order picking warehouse and they...

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Bi-metallic valves via hot isostatic pressing

In Finland special products and components with high performance offer competitive edge over mass production of lower cost countries. New manufacturing technologies are in key role in offering these high performance components. In the project HIP (hot isostatic pressing) manufacturing methods...

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