Industry 4.0 at the Hanover Fair

What have Lego bricks and a factory together? Unfortunately, not much, some would say engineer. While the toy parts are interchangeable and can be assembled in ever new combinations, which does not apply to machines. If you want to temporarily convert a production line, because just another variant of its merchandise is in demand, must take into account a certain effort, probably even a temporary stop of the production. The ideal contrast the kind of technology that developers with “Plug and Play” would designate: All machines – not only in the individual factory, but also – are compatible with each other and may be disassembled as desired and assembled within a short time in a different way again ,
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Sunny cooperation

The 2014 began brilliantly for Europe’s largest solar research institute. Firstly, the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems received (ISE) to 1.5 million US dollars doped Zayed Future Energy Prize 2014. The Emirate of Abu Dhabi drew so many years of research of the ISE in the field of renewable energies. For more than 30 years, the Freiburg Institute pursues today around 1,300 employees, the goal of a sustainable, economic, safe and socially just energy supply. Its business areas include Alternative Photovoltaic Technology, Renewable Power Generation, hydrogen technology, energy Efficient Buildings.

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