Advanced Production Technologies H2020 SME Instrument

Posted Leave a commentPosted in APT

In the scope of the 2017-2018 (semester 2) Advanced Production Technologies curricular unit, Industrial Management Engineering students have been challenged to develop a H2020 SME Instrument Phase 1 application proposal in the scope of a product that will be fabricated making use of advanced manufacturing technologies, for example, nanotechnology, additive manufacturing, etc. Horizon 2020 is the […]

FERNETO Industrial Challenge

Posted Leave a commentPosted in APT

In the scope of the 2017-2018 (semester 2) Advanced Production Technologies curricular unit, Industrial Management Engineering students have been challenged to analyze a real industrial problem and suggest a solution. This semester challenge has been presented with the collaboration of Ferneto S.A. (ferneto.com). Groups focus the production layout optimization or the idealization of a production supply […]

Eco-efficiency Project

Posted Leave a commentPosted in EDEE, Research Blog, see

In the scope of the curricular unit of Eco-design and Eco-efficiency, students are requested to develop an eco-efficiency enhancement proposal for a production enterprise. The aim of this work is to develop and consolidate knowledge on eco-efficiency, including analysis of water or energy consumption, wastes, emissions and other resources that can lead to production inefficiency, and […]

Production & Business Project of Mobility Products settled in a Circular Economy model

Posted Leave a commentPosted in APT, Research Blog, see

In the scope of the curricular unit of Advanced Production Technologies students needed to develop a production and business plan/model making use of one or more advanced manufacturing technologies (additive fabrication, microtechnology, nanotechnology and/or others) and settled in a Circular Economy model. The product to be developed within this project should be the product developed […]

Industrial Challenge Assignment – Prio Biocombustíveis S.A.

Posted Leave a commentPosted in APT, Research Blog, see

In the scope of the curricular unit of Advanced Production Technologies, students are challenged to analyze a real industrial problem and suggest a solution. The practical case of this semester has been presented by Prio Biocombustíveis S.A., an industrial company dedicated to the transformation of used cooking oils into bio-fuel. The problem placed by Prio Biocombustíveis S.A. […]

Advanced Production Technologies based Entrepreneurship Assignment to promote Circular Economy

Posted Leave a commentPosted in APT, Research Blog, see

In the scope of Advanced Production Technologies course, Mechanical Engineering students or Industrial Engineering and Management students have developed a production and business plan/model making use of one or more advanced manufacturing technologies (additive fabrication, microtechnology, nanotechnology and/or others) and settled in a Circular Economy model.Students need to present in there assignment the context of the proposed product, […]