Project Summary

1) Strategy

Flexible ICE/EDU Manufacturing Strategy

Flexible demonstration of level 1-3 flexibility processes within a production relevant environment

Validation and verification through simulation of all levels of flexibility

2) Process

Demonstrator processes

Installation of flexible assembly and machining processes (2)

3) Demonstrator

Mixed Physical/Virtual Demonstrator Line

Full virtual integration of all flexible processes

4) Supply Chains

Supply Chain Development

Identification of UK supply chain strategy through consortium partners


Optimal make/buy strategies for JLR

5) Skills

Skill Development

Development of training courses to enable efficient deployment of flexible manufacturing